Feb 21, 2013:
Kasel Associated Industries announced a voluntary recall of nearly fifty products produced in their Denver plant due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Jan 30, 2013:
U.S.-based Hartz Mountain Corporation announced a voluntary recall of two types of dog treat after tests detected trace amounts of an unapproved antibiotic.
Sep 10, 2012:
FDA has released a video how they work to protect the safety of pets and how pet owners can report suspect food.
Jun 1, 2012:
The FDA has issued a third warning about chicken treats made in China. Nearly a thousand unexplained illnesses and deaths associated with the treats have been reported to the FDA.
May 7, 2012:
Dry cat and dog food produced by a major Diamond Pet Foods plant is being recalled for possible salmonella contamination. Brands include Diamond Pet Foods, Kirkland Signature (Costco brand), Natural Balance, Wellness, and Apex Pet Foods.
Mar 3, 2011:
On February 28th, Wellpet (makers of Wellnes® natural pet food, recalled a significant portion of canned cat food due to a deficiency in Vitamine B1, also known as thaiamine. Cats feed only the recalled food for several weeks are at risk of developing a thiamine deficiency.
Aug 5, 2010:
Multiple varieties of Iams Veterinary Dry Formulas, as well as specialized Eukanuba dry food, are being recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination.
Jul 26, 2010:
On July 25th, Iams recalled two batches of dry Prescription Renal Diet Cat Food due to possible Salmonella contamination. Five-and-a-half pound bags of prescription dry food for cats from two specific lots were recalled.
Jun 21, 2010:
Select Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Chicken Dry Dog Food has been recalled due to the possibility of Salmonella contamination. The recalled batch is determined by the "Best By" date of June 17, 2011. The dog kibble came in 5lb and 28lb bags.
Jun 14, 2010:
On June 9, Iams (a Proctor & Gamble company) recalled Iams ProActive Health canned Cat and Kitten Food, all varieties of 3 ounce and 5.5 ounce cans, with "09/2011" and "06/2012" date stamps on the bottom of the can.