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P&G Recalls Select Iams Dry Cat and Dog Food

By Courtney Temple    August 14, 2013 / (2) comments

P&G has issued a limited voluntary recall for select Iams dry cat and dog food due to possible Salmonella contamination.

 

The following lot codes are included in this recall:

  • 3186 4177
  • 3187 4177
  • 3188 4177
  • 3189 4177
  • 3190 4177
  • 3191 4177
  • 3192 4177
  • 3193 4177
  • 3194 4177
  • 3195 4177

 

No other cat or dog dry food, cat or dog canned wet food, biscuits/treats, or supplements are affected.

 

The following is a visual guide, provided by P&G, for reading the lot code on your product:

  

 

According to a letter issued by P&G, internal testing determined that several product lots were produced on a line that may have exposed to Salmonella.

 

If you or your pet had contact with the recalled product, you are advised to watch for symptoms that may develop. Common symptoms associated with Salmonella poisoning include diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, or abdominal pain. If you, your pet, or a family member is experiencing these symptoms, you are urged to contact a medical professional.

 

At the time of this release, no health issues were reported.

 

Consumers who purchased a product affected by the Iams recall are advised to stop using the pet food and discard it. For more information contact P&G toll-free at 1-800-208-0172 (Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM EST), or via website at www.iams.com.

 

Source: P&G


 
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