Breeder's Choice Pet Foods announces dog food recall

By WEEK Reporter

Breeder's Choice Pet Foods announces dog food recall

September 12, 2012 Updated Sep 12, 2012 at 1:02 PM CDT

CHICAGO, Ill -- Breeder's Choice Pet Foods announced Wednesday that they are recalling its AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal and Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula with the "Best Before" dates of August 28 through August 30 of 2013 due to a potential salmonella contamination.

The recalled dog food was distributed to retailers in California, Georgia, Illinois, Nevada, Virginia and Washington.

Consumers who have a potentially contaminated product should discard it immediately as it poses a risk to humans and other animals as well.  Salmonella is a disease that can be passed from dogs to humans.

"If your pet is experienceing vomiting, diarrhea or otherwise not acting right, contact your primary care veternarian as soon as possible," said Dr. Neil Shaw, chief medical officer of BluePearl Veterinary Partners.

SKU number information is as follows: Product Code/SKU/ Material # UPC Code Size Product Name/Description Best Before Code (day/month/yr)

1000065074 0 5290702043 8 26 lb. AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula 28 Aug 2013
29 Aug 2013
30 Aug 2013

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