For our friends in Canada with dogs - dog treat recall in Canada

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    Your True Companion Pet Products Recalls True Raw Choice Bulk Dehydrated Natural Pet Treats

    Starting date:November 20, 2013

    Posting date:November 20, 2013

    :Consumer Product RecallSubcategory:Microbiological - SalmonellaSource of recall:Health CanadaIssue:poisoning HazardAudience:General PublicIdentification number:RA-36815

    True Raw Choice Bulk Dehydrated Natural Pet Treats
    Product description

    This recall involves True Raw Choice dehydrated bulk:
    Product Name Lot Number
    Chicken Feet 214733
    Duck Feet 228870
    Duck Wings 213825
    Chicken Breast 154339
    Lamb Trachea 225215
    Please note that Your True Companion Pet Products has confirmed that no remaining stock of the affected lots of chicken breast and lamb trachea were found at retail and the chicken feet, duck feet and duck wings have all been removed from the market place as of November 8, 2013.

    Hazard identified

    The bulk dehydrated True Raw Choice Pet Products were found to be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. Pets such as dogs and cats, and their food can carry Salmonella bacteria. People can get infected with the bacteria from handling pets, pet food or feces. Symptoms of salmonellosis often include:

    sudden onset of fever,
    headache,
    stomach cramps,
    diarrhea,
    vomiting.


    Health Canada is aware of one case in Canada of illness related to these products.

    Number sold

    In total, 280 total cases of the affected pet treats were sold in bulk at various pet food stores across Canada.

    Time period sold

    The affected pet treats were sold from August 2013 to November 7, 2013.

    Place of origin

    Manufactured in Canada.

    Companies
    Distributor Your True Companion Pet Products
    Guelph
    Ontario
    CANADA