Category Archives: Health Alerts

Recalls, Warnings, etc.

No Jerky Treats Please!

Hartwood does not recommend feeding ANY jerky treats! Here are some FDA facts regarding the recent health concerns such as kidney failure. The FDA has been actively investigating consumer complaints about jerky pet treats causing illness in dogs and in some cats. As of Sept. 24, 2013, over 3,600 dogs and 10 cats have reportedly become […]

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Natura Pet Issues Voluntary Recall of Specialized Dry Pet Foods

Natura Pet Products is voluntarily recalling specific lots of dry pet food because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any […]

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Natura Pet Recalls Pet Food For Salmonella

Natura Pet is recalling several brands of pet food for possible contamination with Salmonella, the company announced today. The recall includes both dog and cat food sold under the brand names Innova, EVO, Healthwise and California Natural. You can see a complete list of the recalled products, along with UPC numbers and lot numbers at […]

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Breeder’s Choice Pet Food Recalls

AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk Breeder’s Choice Pet Food is recalling a single manufacturing batch of Breeder’s Choice AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula due to possible contamination with Salmonella. The product affected by this recall is identified below and […]

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Pedigree canned dog food voluntarily recalled because of choking risk

A leading pet food company has issued a voluntaryrecall today on one branch of its popular pet food lines. The recall, however is not related to the rash of pet food recalls issued since April 2012 because of Salmonella contamination. Mars Petcare US, who oversees several popular brands including Royal Canin, Whiskas, Cesar, Nutro, Sheba and Greenies, issued […]

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Diamond Pet Foods Expands Voluntary Recall

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Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food Production Code DSL 0801 Due to Small Potential for Salmonella Contamination May 21, 2012 – Diamond Pet Foods is expanding a voluntary recall to include its Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb & Rice Formula dry dog food manufactured on Aug. […]

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Q&A on the Diamond Pet Foods Recall and Salmonella Outbreak

BY MARY ROTHSCHILD | MAY 10, 2012 Routine tests on dry dog food revealed the outbreak of human illnesses that so far has sickened at least 15 people in nine states and in Canada, and led to a huge recall of dry dog food sold under various brand names but all manufactured at Diamond Pets […]

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