As of June 13, 2021 — Freshpet Inc is voluntarily recalling a single lot of their food due to potential contamination of Salmonella.
What Dog Food Products Have Been Recalled?
|Product Name||Retail UPC Code||Lot Code||Sell by Date|
|FRESHPET® SELECT SMALL DOG BITE SIZE BEEF & EGG RECIPE||627975012939||1421FBP0101||10/30/2021 L2|
What You Need to Know About Salmonella Poisoning
If your pet has Salmonella infection, they may become lethargic and have fever, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, and vomiting. Some less obvious side affects decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. If you pet has become infected but is still otherwise healthy they can still be carriers of Salmonella and infect other animals or humans. If you know your pet has consumed the recalled product, or is currently experiencing any these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian immediately.
Where Was the Product Sold?
Products may have been sold at:
- Publix in Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia
- Limited Target locations in Arizona and Southern California.
Note: Most of the product was intercepted at retailer distribution warehouses and not delivered to retail stores
A Message from Freshpet Inc.
“Freshpet has received no reports of illness, injury, or adverse reaction to date, and has issued this recall because of our deep commitment to the safety of our pet parents and their dogs.”
What to do Next
Pet parents who have questions or would like to report adverse reactions may contact Freshpet Inc.
9 am–9 pm (EDT) Mon. through Fri.
9 am–1 pm (EDT) Sat. through Sun.
or by visiting www.freshpet.com
You can also report your complaint by visiting the FDA’s “Report a Pet Food Complaint” page.
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Sources used: FDA