Breeder’s Choice Pet Food is recalling a single batch of AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula because it may be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. Salmonella can affect animals eating the food, and human beings can contract salmonellosis by handling the food or anything the food has touched.
The recalled product is sold in 26 pound bags, with UPC number 0 5290702043 8 and product code/SKU/material # 1000065074. The best before codes include 28 Aug 2013, 29 Aug 2013, and 30 Aug 2013. No human or pet illnesses have been reported to date in connection with the consumption of this product.
Pets infected with Salmonella may be lethargic, have bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Some pets may have only very mild symptoms or no symptoms at all. If your pet has eaten this product and has symptoms of salmonellosis, consult your veterinarian.
If you have purchased this product, return it to the place of purchase for a refund. The product was distributed in California, Georgia, Illinois, Nevada, Virginia, and Washington. For questions and inquiries, call Breeder’s Choice Customer Service at 1-866-500-6286 to talk to a customer service representative or a veterinarian.