Okaw Veterinary Clinic

140 W. Sale
Tuscola, IL 61953

(217)253-3221

www.okawvetclinic.com

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Pet Food and Treat Recalls

9/15/18 Bravo Packing, Inc is voluntarily recalling Performance Dog food because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. The food is sold in 2 and 5 pound sleeves.

The recalled food has manufacture date code 071418. The manufacture date codes are printed only on the boxes that contain the plastic sleeves, but not on the individual plastic sleeves. If you purchased this product since July 14, 2018 and cannot determine whether it is affected by the recall, the FDA recommends that you be safe and throw the product away.

Pets who are sick with Salmonella can have the following symptoms: fever, vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy and not wanting to eat. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us. People can also get sick with Salmonella when they handle the chews. Symptoms include: fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps and headache.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. Contact the company with any questions at 856-299-1044. For more information about the recall, visit the FDA's website.

8/29/18 King Bio Inc. has expanded their voluntarily recall of all drug products, including homeopathic products, they manufacture because they may be contaminated with the bacteria Burkholderia Multivorans.

The list of affected drugs can be found on their website. The pet drugs start near the bottom of the page.

Owners and pets who use these products can become sick by using these products. An infection could be a life-threatening event for immunocompromised patients. If you have used these products for your pet and your pet isn't feeling well, please call us.

For more information about the recall visit King Bio's website or the FDA's website.

8/10/18 Radagast has expanded their voluntarily recall. They have recalled several flavors of Rad Cat Raw Diet food because they may be contaminated with Listeria.

Affected flavors, Lots, and Best By Dates:

Grass-Fed Beef Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19
Free-Range Chicken Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19
Pasture-Raised Lamb Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19
Natural Pork Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19
Free-Range Turkey Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19
Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe 62763 through 63101 10/19/18 through 12/3/19


Pets who are sick with Listeria can have the following symptoms: vomiting, diarrhea, fever, muscle soreness, trouble breathing, trouble walking and not eating. People can also get Listeria when handling the food. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund, contact the place you purchased the product. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website.


8/6/2018 G&C Raw is recalling one lot of Pat's Cat Turkey Cat Food and one lot of Ground Lamb Dog Food because they may be contaminated with Listeria.

Pat's Cat Turkey Cat Food is sold in a 1 lb container and has a lot number of WWPKTF051618. Ground Lamb Dog Food is sold in a 2 lb container and has a lot number of MFF022718.

Pets who are sick with Listeria can have the following symptoms: vomiting, diarrhea, fever, muscle soreness, trouble breathing, trouble walking and not eating. People can also get Listeria when handling the food. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund, contact G&C. Their address: G&C Raw, 225 N. West St., Versailles, OH 45380. You can also call them at 937-827-0010 or email gcrawdogfood@yahoo.com. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website.

 

7/10/18 Radagast has voluntarily recalled 3 lots of Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe because they may be contaminated with Listeria and 1 lot of Rad Cat Diet Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe because it may be contaminated E. coli.

Free-Range Chicken Recipe Affected lots and Best By Dates:
Lot Code 63057 with Best By Date: 10/9/2019
Lot Code 63069 with Best By Date: 10/23/2019
Lot Code 63076 with Best By Date: 10/31/2019

Pasture-Raised Venison Recipe Affected lots and Best By Dates:
Lot Code 63063 with Best By Date: 10/15/2019

Pets who are sick with Listeria can have the following symptoms: vomiting, diarrhea, fever, muscle soreness, trouble breathing, trouble walking and not eating. People can also get Listeria when handling the food. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

Cats are not known to get sick with this strain of E. coli, but can transmit it to people in the home. People with E. coli can have the following symptoms: stomach cramps, vomiting, diarrhea, diarrhea with blood, and fever.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund, contact the place you purchased the product. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website.

6/15/18 Dave's Pet Food has voluntarily recalled a single lot of Dave's Dog Food 95% Premium Beef because it may contain elevated levels of thyroid hormone. The food has a best by date of 08/2020.

Dogs who eat this food may have these symptoms: drinking and peeing more, weight loss, increased heart rate, restlessness, vomiting, diarrhea and panting. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund, contact the company at 888-763-2738. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website.

5/25/18 Merrick Pet Care has voluntarily recalled a limited number of beef dog treats because they may contain elevated levels of thyroid hormone.

The affected treats include:

  • Castor & Pollux Good Buddy Prime Patties Real Beef Recipe 4 oz with Best By Date of 5/1/17 - 9/1/19
  • Castor & Pollux Good Buddy Sausage Cuts Real Beef Recipe 5 oz with Best By Date of 5/1/17 - 9/1/19
  • Merrick Backcountry Great Plains Real Beef Jerky 4.5 oz with Best By Date of 5/1/17 - 9/1/19
  • Merrick Backcountry Great Plains Real Beef Sausage Cuts 5 oz with Best By Date of 5/1/17 - 9/1/19
  • Merrick Backcountry Great Plains Real Steak Patties 4 oz with Best By Date of 5/1/17 - 9/1/19

Dogs who eat these treats may have these symptoms: drinking and peeing more, weight loss, increased heart rate, restlessness, vomiting, diarrhea and panting. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund, contact the company at 800-664-7387 or customerservice@merrickpetcare.com  Or you can visit their website and fill out a form for a refund. For more information about the recall visit the FDA's website.

4/23/18 TruPet has voluntarily recalled one lot of Boost Me Mighty Meaty Beef Topper Meal Enhancer because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. The meal enhancer is sold in a 3.5 oz bag.

The affected food has a lot number of 20190531 13815.

Pets who are sick with Salmonella can have the following symptoms: fever, vomiting, diarrhea, lethargy and not wanting to eat. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us. People can also get sick with Salmonella when they handle the chews. Symptoms include: fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramps and headache.

If you have recalled food, do not feed it to your pet. Return the product where you purchased it for a refund. For more information about the recall, contact the company at 800-476-8800 or visit the FDA's website.

4/2/18 J.M Smucker Company has voluntarily recalled select lots of Milo's Kitchen dog treats because they may have elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone.

Affected Flavors and Best by Dates:

  • Milo's Kitchen Steak Grillers / Steak Grillers Recipe with Angus Steak in 18 oz Best By Date 11/15/2018 and 4/26/2019
  • Milo's Kitchen Steak Grillers / Steak Grillers Recipe with Angus Steak in 22 oz Best By Date  4/26/2019
  • Milo's Kitchen Steak Grillers / Steak Grillers Recipe with Angus Steak in 10 oz Best By Date 4/26/2019
  • Milo's Kitchen Grilled Burger Bites with Sweet Potato and Bacon  in 15 oz Best By Date 11/19/2019

Dogs who eat these treats may have these symptoms: drinking and peeing more, weight loss, increased heart rate, restlessness, vomiting, diarrhea and panting. If your pet has eaten the recalled food and has any of these symptoms, call us.

If you have recalled treats, do not feed it to your pet. If you want a refund or coupon, call 888-569-6767. For more information about the recall, visit the FDA's website.

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