Important Notice– Recall of Select Iams Veterinary Formula Dry Dog or Cat food and Select Eukanuba products!!
Proctor and Gamble voluntarily recalled two specific lots of renal dry cat food on June 25,2010 due to a possible salmonella health risk. As a further precaution, Proctor and Gamble is now expanding the voluntarily recall to include additional veterinary formulas and some specialized Eukanuba dry pet food.
No illnesses have been reported, but in cooperation with the FDA, P&G
determined that some product may have been contaminated. As a precautionary measure, P&G is suspending operations at the facility these items were made and recalling all dry pet food manufactured within this plant.
No canned food, biscuits/treats, or supplements are affected by this announcement.
- Iams Veterinary Formulas — All dry sizes and varieties.
- Eukanuba Naturally Wild — All dry sizes and varieties
- Eukanuba Pure — All dry sizes and varieties
- Eukanuba Custom Care Sensitive Skin — All dry sizes
If you have purchased any food on the recall list, please throw away any unused food and contact P&G at 877-340-8823 to get directions on how to get a refund. No receipts are necessary, and refunds apply to unopened bags as well as party used bags.
Anyone owning the food should throw it out. Pets can become infected and people handling the dry pet food can become infected with salmonella as well if they do not wash their hands.
Salmonella is a group of bacteria that can cause illness in people and pets. If your pet has eaten the product(s) mentioned above and is experiencing diarrhea, fever, or vomiting, please make an appointment with your veterinarian. If you or one of your family members has handled any of these products and is experiencing any symptoms, please contact your physician immediately.
Stay safe, and please feel free to contact University Animal Hospital with any questions!
University Animal Hospital
354 East 66th Street
New York, NY 10065