2012 Pet Food Recall List

2012 Pet Food Recall List

Here are all of the U.S. pet food recalls (dogs and cats) from 2012, based on research from Petful.

December 2012

Maker: Claudia’s Canine Cuisine
Cause: Potential for mold
What Was Recalled: DogCandy Holiday Hound Cake and Blueberry Hound Cake, 7.5 oz. bags, Best by Aug. 2015

November 2012

Maker: Carolina Prime Pet Inc.
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Priority Total Pet Care All Natural Bullstrips, 5 count, Lot #20082712 S 3195 and 20090312 S3195


 

Also on Petful

See Dave’s favorite dog food brand…

Show Me


 

November 2012

Maker: Magnolia Bird Farm Inc.
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Sunland Peanuts in Shell; Hulled Peanuts; Magnolia Bird Farm Conure Mix; Magnolia Bird Farm Large Hookbill; Magnolia Bird Farm Hookbill Supreme; and Magnolia Bird Farm Parrot Mix bird seed mixes (all distributed Oct. 12, 2011 to Oct. 12, 2012)

November 2012

Maker: Charlee Bear Products
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars Chicken Recipe with Carrots; Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars Chicken Recipe with Sweet Potatoes — 5.5 oz. bags with the following lot codes and dates:

  • Lot #19812, Best by July 16, 2015
  • Lot #19912, Best by July 17, 2015
  • Lot #20012, Best by July 18, 2015
  • Lot #20212, Best by July 19 or July 20, 2015

October 2012

wellness-12lb-Small-Breed-Adult-Health-Dry-Dog-FoodMaker: WellPet LLC
Cause: Moisture problems
What Was Recalled: Wellness Small Breed Adult Health Dry Dog Food, 12 lb., Best by Aug. 18, 2013

October 2012

Maker: TBD Brands
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Yoghund brand Organic Banana and Peanut Butter frozen yogurt dog treats:

  • Cup: Lot #268-12 and earlier
  • 4-pack: Best by Sept. 24, 2014 or earlier

October 2012

Maker: Del Monte/Nature’s Recipe
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken, 19 oz. pouches:

  • Lot #2199TP, Best by Oct. 11, 2013
  • Lot #2200TP, Best by Oct. 12, 2013

October 2012

Maker: Kasel Associated Industries
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky Dog Treats, 2.5 lb. bag, “Best by” code 091913 DEN

September 2012

Maker: Sunland, Inc.
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Dogsbutter RUC with Flax PB (peanut butter formulated for dogs), 16 oz., “Best by” dates between May 1, 2013 and Sept. 24, 2013

September 2012

Maker: Kasel Associated Industries
Cause: Possible salmonella
What Was Recalled: Boots & Barkley 5-inch American Beef Bully Sticks, 6 count, all lots with bar code 647263899189, distributed through Target stores April-September 2012

September 2012

Maker: Breeder’s Choice
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult dog food, 26 lb. bag, “Best by” dates of Aug 28–30 2013

July 2012

Maker: Arthur Dogswell LLC
Cause: May contain propylene glycol
What Was Recalled: Catswell Brand VitaKitty Chicken Breast with Flaxseed and Vitamins, Lots #SEW12CH032701/03c and #SEW12CH032702/03c, with a “Best by” date of Sept. 10, 2013 and Sept. 11, 2013, respectively

July 2012

Maker: Land O’Lakes Purina Feed LLC
Cause: Too much vitamin D
What Was Recalled: WellSolve W/C and Wellsolve W/G horse feed, all lot numbers from April 2 through May 8, 2012

July 2012

Maker: Nature’s Variety
Cause: An off-odor smell
What Was Recalled: Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs (5 lb., 15 lb., 30 lb., 3 oz. sample)

July 2012

Maker: PMI Nutrition International
Cause: Too much Vitamin D
What Was Recalled: LabDiet Guinea Pig Diet, 50 lb. (Lot #APR17122), Mazuri Small Bird Maintenance, 25 lb. (Lot #APR15123), Mazuri Mouse Breeder 9F, 50 lb. (Lot #APR20122), Advanced Protocol Frog Diet, 5kg (Lots #APR 15123 and #APR 28123), Advanced Protocol Large Avian Diet, 5kg (Lot #APR15122),  Advanced Protocol Small Avian Maintenance, 11 lb. (Lots #APR11122 and #APR15123), Certified Guinea Pig IRR, 25 lb. (Lots #APR12122A and #APR17122A), Mazuri Freshwater Turtle, 6 x 1 lb. (Best by dates of June 4, 2014, or June 5, 2014), Mazuri Mini-Pack Koi Platinum Wheat Nuggets (Lot #2JUL06MFI, #2JUN14MFI1, #2JUN21MFI3, #2MAY11MFI3, #2MAY24MFI3 and #2MAY29MFI1)

June 2012

Maker: Mars Petcare US
Cause: Small pieces of a plastic conveyer belt broke off into some of the food
What Was Recalled:

  • Pedigree+ Healthy Weight Premium Ground Entree in Meaty Juices, canned dog food
  • Pedigree Weight Management Meaty Ground Dinner Beef & Liver Dinner in Meaty Juices, canned dog food
  • Pedigree Weight Management Meaty Ground Dinner Chicken & Rice Dinner in Meaty Juices, canned dog food

Recalled products all must have: Lot # that begins with 209, 210, 211 or 212 AND a “Best by” date that falls between Feb. 24, 2014 and March 23, 2014

May 2012

Maker: Diamond Pet Foods
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb & Rice Formula dry dog food:

  • Production code DSL0801, Best by Aug. 26, 2012
  • Production code DSL0801, Best by Sept. 27, 2012
  • Production code DSL0801, Best by Oct. 18, 2012
  • Production code DSL0801 (samples)

Note: This Diamond Pet Foods product was not manufactured in the Gaston, South Carolina, plant but rather in the company’s Meta, Missouri, plant.

May 2012

Maker: Nestlé Purina PetCare
Cause: Possible low thiamine
What Was Recalled: Purina Veterinary Diets OM Overweight Management cat food (5.5 oz. can), “Best by” date of June 2013 and production code 11721159

May 2012

Maker: Solid Gold Health Products
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Food, Solid Gold WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food (all sizes), Best by Dec. 30, 2012 AND batch code starting with SGB1201

May 2012

Maker: Canidae
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Canidae Dog Dry Dog Food — All Life Stages, Chicken Meal & Rice, Lamb Meal & Rice, Canidae Platinum (all sizes), Production codes with the number 3 in the 9th digit AND the letter “X” in the 10th or 11th digit; AND Best by Dec. 9, 2012 through Jan. 31, 2013

May 2012

Maker: Kirkland
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Kirkland Signature Super Premium Adult Dog Lamb, Rice & Vegetable Formula; Kirkland Signature Super Premium Adult Dog Chicken, Rice & Vegetable Formula; Kirkland Signature Super Premium Mature Dog Chicken, Rice & Egg Formula; Kirkland Signature Super Premium Healthy Weight Dog Formulated with Chicken & Vegetables ; Kirkland Signature Super Premium Maintenance Cat Chicken & Rice Formula; Kirkland Signature Super Premium Healthy Weight Cat Formula; Kirkland Signature Nature’s Domain Salmon Meal & Sweet Potato Formula for Dogs (all sizes)
Recalled products all must have: Production codes with the number 3 in the 9th digit AND the letter “X” in the 10th or 11th digit; AND Best by Dec. 9, 2012 through Jan. 31, 2013

May 2012

Maker: Natural Balance
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Venison Dog (5 lb., 15 lb., 28 lb.); Natural Balance Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Dog (5 lb., 15 lb., 28 lb.); Natural Balance Sweet Potato & Bison Dog (5 lb., 15 lb., 28 lb.); Natural Balance Vegetarian Dog (5 lb.); Natural Balance Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Dog Small Breed Bites (5 lb., 12.5 lb.); Natural Balance Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Dog Large Breed Bites (28 lb.);
Recalled products all must have: Check manufacturer’s website for affected “Best by” date codes.

May 2012

Maker: WellPet
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Wellness Complete Health Super5Mix Large Breed Puppy (15 lb., 30 lb., 5 oz.), Best by Jan. 9–11, 2013
Company Statement: “WellPet no longer purchases any products from Diamond Pet Foods.”

May 2012

Maker: Apex Pet Foods (South Carolina)
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Apex Chicken and Rice Dog (20 lb., 40 lb.), Production code ACD0101B32, Best by Jan. 24, 2013

May 2012

Maker: Taste of the Wild Pet Food
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Taste of the Wild (all sizes of dry dog food and cat food), Production codes with the number 2 or 3 in the 9th digit AND the letter “X” in the 10th or 11th digit; AND Best by Dec. 9, 2012 through April 7, 2013

April/May 2012

Maker: Diamond Pet Foods
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Country Value; Diamond; Diamond Naturals; Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul; Premium Edge; Professional; 4Health; (all sizes)
Recalled products all must have: Production codes with the number 2 or 3 in the 9th digit AND the letter “X” in the 10th or 11th digit; AND Best by Dec. 9, 2012 through April 7, 2013

March 2012

Maker: Hartz
Cause: Potential for salmonella
What Was Recalled: Wardley Advanced Nutrition Perfect Protein Tropical Flake Fish Food, 1 oz. size, Shipped late last year through mid-March of this year; Lot #PP34911, PP34912, PP35011 or PP35012; manufactured in Pleasant Plain, Ohio

There were no more recalls in 2012. Start browsing the previous year’s recalls here:

[efsbutton style=”radius” size=”large” color_class=”” icon=”fi-arrow-left” align=”left” type=”link” target=”false” title=”Previous Recalls” link=”https://www.petful.com/2011-list/”]

(Or browse recalls by brand name)

Please share this with your friends below:

 


Also Popular

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!