Under her fluffy fur, she was bony, having dropped 10 of her usual 50 pounds. October 2013: January 2013: Most companies importing chicken from China have recalled or withdrawn them from stores due to finding illegal antibiotic residue. Feed as a treat or reward once per day. I wanted to know if there was a certain lot number or area of purchase I should be concerned about. These products are still being sold. This product is reportedly being investigated by Cornell, but information is available only to vets, not to the public.
See for more information, and for a state-by-state list of who to contact. We count on these companies to be safe for our pets that are like family to most of us. Acquired Fanconi syndrome in humans has been traced to exposure to a variety of environmental toxicants, including cadmium, lead and mercury, and to certain medications; to the diseases amyloidosis and multiple myeloma; and to renal transplantations, the paper states. Jerky Treats and more Reportedly Causing Kidney Failure in Dogs Please avoid all commercial jerky treats. Give your answer to this question below! I believe that the health of my pets and myself is important and will make sacrifices in other parts of my life, so that we will be healthier and will visit the vet less often. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Discounts will automatically apply at checkout once the customer has enrolled.
Salmonella can potentially be transferred to people handling these pet treats, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products. Avian flu H5N1 strains in China and southeast Asia are now resistant to amantadine, although strains circulating elsewhere still seem to be sensitive. Yes, she had chicken jerky. If your dog develops kidney disease and has eaten these chews recently, you or your vet should contact the to report it. Now I worry about me. The recall includes 6-pack, 3.
Valid only on orders shipped within the contiguous 48 U. These products have been removed from store shelves in retail locations such as Target, Wal-Mart, and PetSmart, and consumers are advised to immediately stop feeding the treats to their pets and throw away unused portions. I hope this will help. Savings will automatically reflect in shopping cart with the purchase of qualifying merchandise. It breaks my heart that stories like yours are so common these days — this should not be happening! I received a notice about Dingo brand rawhide bones with chicken jerky. Healthy people infected with Salmonella can have some or all of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever.
Please know my heart goes out to you. The recalled product was made in China. United Pet Group received very limited reports of pet illness based on the volume of possibly affected rawhide chew products manufactured and distributed. Canadians can report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product by filling out the. McGarey said the samples tested negative for drugs, poisons and toxins, including several mycotoxins. Cut the slices good and thick, put them in the dehydrator for a couple of days, and that's all there is to 'em.
Terms and conditions of this offer are subject to change at the sole discretion of PetSmart. When in the heck are we going to learn about hazzards of buying things from China, especially food of any type. Look at the next post by Gerri, and that may be enough to convince you to toss that stuff! They did, Lacie most of all. The veterinarian went down the list of possibilities. The chews are called Veggie Dents and are made by Virbac.
I have a list in front of me and this is what it says. Aflatoxin is more serious than the more typical salmonella recalls. If you know of any please let us know. Vanessa My little girl doggie had diarrea this morning for the first time in a long long time, after I purchased a new package of dingo mini-bones and gave her one last night. I think the rest of the companies are now vigorously testing in fear…and are coming up with all kinds of stuff. These products are being removed from retail stores.