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RECALL: Blue Buffalo/Blue Wilderness Wet Dog Food Cups

Blue Buffalo has issued a voluntary recall of 17 varieties of their wet dog food products in the USA and Puerto Rico.

The “voluntary market withdrawal” (issued on February 28th) includes Blue Divine Delights (3.5 oz cups) and Blue Wilderness Trail Trays (3.5 oz cups).

Why the Recall?

The recall was issued due to a potential quality issue involving the foil seal on the top of the cup. At this time, there are no reports of any dogs becoming ill from the recalled products.

Which Products are Affected?

Below are the 17 recalled products and their respective UPC number.

BLUE Divine Delights Filet Mignon Flavor in Gravy 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights New York Strip Flavor in Gravy 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Prime Rib Flavor in Gravy 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Rotisserie Chicken Flavor in Gravy 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Filet Mignon Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Porterhouse Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Grilled Chicken Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Top Sirloin Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Angus Beef Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Roasted Turkey Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate with Bacon, Egg & Cheese 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Sausage, Egg & Cheese Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Divine Delights Pate Steak & Egg Flavor 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Duck Grill 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Beef Grill 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Chicken Grill 3.5 oz. Cup


BLUE Wilderness Trail Trays Turkey Grill 3.5 oz. Cup


What to Do Next

Consumers are encouraged to stop feeding these products and bring any remaining, affected products to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers can also contact the company with any questions at 1-877-870-7363.

Click here to read the entire statement from Blue Buffalo.



RECALL: Frozen Blue Ridge Turkey Pet Food

Blue Ridge Beef has issued another voluntary recall; this time for one of its raw, frozen turkey products due to possible contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.

The affected product is sold in 2-lb chubs and can be identified by the manufacturing codes seen in the image below and was sold to retail stores in North Carolina, Florida, South Carolina, and Georgia.

Listeria can adversely affect pets who eat the product and their owners who do not thoroughly wash their hands (or surfaces) after coming into contact with the affected product. (Infected humans will have some – or all – of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. People exhibiting these symptoms should contact their healthcare provider.)

What to Do Next

Consumers are encouraged to immediately stop feeding these products, properly dispose of them or return them to their retailer for a full refund. If pets are displaying any of the symptoms listed above, they should be taken immediately to the vet for proper evaluation and treatment.

Consumers can also email the company at BlueRidgeBeefGA@yahoo.com.

Source: PetMD at https://t.co/dXz6eP4USF.



RECALL: CESAR® Classics Filet Mignon


Today, Mars Petcare US announced a voluntary recall of a limited number of CESAR® Classics Filet Mignon Flavor product. This includes both individual units, as well as, those offered in flavor variety multi-packs.

Consumers are encouraged to discard any affected product or return it to their retailer for a full refund/exchange.

According to the company, “while a small number of consumers have reported finding the plastic pieces; to date, we have not received any reports of injury or illness associated with the affected product.”

To read more about this recall and for the affected Lot Codes, go to: http://tinyurl.com/zkoeb22.




RECALL: Addiction Foods Canned Dog Food

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On September 8th, Addiction Foods of Seattle, WA, announced it was doing a recall of two of its canned dog foods; New Zealand Venison & Apples Entree and New Zealand Brushtail & Vegetables Entree.

The voluntary recall was done in response to Addiction’s testing which identified:

  • elevated levels of Vitamin A; and
  • a slight variance in calcium / phosphorous ratios.

The limited quantities of affected product was shipped to select distributors and online retailers between February 11, 2016 and March 19, 2016.

No other Addiction Pet Food products are affected by this recall.

To learn more details about this recall and the specific UPC Codes, Lot Numbers and Expiration Dates, click here to go to the Dog Food Advisory website.