Okaw Veterinary Clinic

140 W. Sale
Tuscola, IL 61953

(217)253-3221

www.okawvetclinic.com

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Pet Treat and Food Recalls

Pet Food and Treat Recalls

6/19/17 Loving Pets has voluntarily recalled a limited number of dog treats because they may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Affected treats and lot numbers include:

Loving Pets Barksters™

  • Sweet Potato and Chicken, Lot 021619
  • Brown Rice and Chicken, Lot 021419

Loving Pets Puffsters™ Snack Chips

  • Apple and Chicken, Lots 051219, 112118, 112918, 012719, 012519, 013019
  • Banana and Chicken, Lots 112218, 112818, 112918, 013119
  • Sweet Potato and Chicken, Lots 112818, 020119
  • Cranberry and Chicken, Lots 020319, 112918, 020219

Whole Hearted™

  • Chicken and Apple Puff Treats, Lots 121418, 121918, 122318, 010419, 010619, 010519

Pets with Salmonella can have the the following symptoms: lethargic, diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, fever, vomiting, not eating as much and abdominal pain. If your pet has eaten these recalled treats and has any of these symptoms, call us immediately.

If you have treats affected by the recall, do not feed them to your pet. Take the treats back to the place you purchased them. For more information about the recall, visit the FDA's website or Loving Pets website.

6/12/17 United Pet Group has voluntarily recalled multiple brands of rawhide dog chews because they were contaminated with quaternary ammonium compound mixture. The mixture is used to clean their equipment.

Brand Lot Numbers Best By Date
American Beefhide lots starting with AH 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Digest-eeze lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Healthy Hide lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Healthy Hide  Good-n-Fit lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Healthy Hide Good-n-Fun lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Companion lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Dentley's lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Enzadent 17030030181, 17030030167, 17030030174, 17030030198 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Dentahex 17030030228, 17030030235, 17030030242, 17030030259 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Essential Everyday lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Exer-Hides lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Good Lovin' or Petco lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Hill Country Fare lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20
Priority Pet lots starting with AH,AV, A, AI, AO, AB 6/1/19 - 5/31/20

The company has had reports of pets becoming ill after eating the rawhides. Pets who eat these rawhides may have the following symptoms: not eating as well, unable to get comfortable, vomiting and diarrhea. If your pet has eaten rawhides affected by this recall and is having any symptoms, call us to bring your pet in.

If you have any rawhides affected by the recall, do not feed it to your pet. Call United Pet Group for a refund. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website for the initial recall and the expanded recall website or call United Pet Group at 855-215-4962.

Pints for Paws

Fundraiser for CARE Center's Helping Paw Fund on Oct 4th from 5 - 9 pm at Riggs Beer Company in Urbana. You must purchase a ticket for the event. They will have fun games, silent auction, food, door prizes and more! Check out their website for more information.

 

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