Maker: EuroCan Manufacturing
Cause: Potential for salmonella
Announcement: FDA report dated March 20, 2017
What was recalled: 3 brands of pig ears:
- Barnsdale Farms pig ears, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags, lot #84
- HoundsTooth pig ears, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags, lot #84
- Mac’s Choice pig ears, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags, lot #84
The products were distributed and sold in Canada and the United States.
According to the FDA, “Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.”
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