Fellow pet owners, it’s time to take a stand.
We need to be vigilantly aware of what we put into our pets’ mouths and ensure that they are eating food that is safe for them.
The FDA has announced that pet food manufacturers have recalled more than 10 different types of pet foods this year so far.
The recall has been issued due to possible contamination from salmonella and listeria monocytogenes.
Please continue reading for the list of the recalled pet foods.
Sportmix, Nunn Better, ProPac, and Others
These brands are manufactured by Midwestern Pet Foods Inc, which was recalled by FDA on January 11, 2021, due to the Aflatoxin Levels Exceed Acceptable Levels.
The FDA classifies Vitakraft Sun Seed Inc.’s Vita Smart Hedgehog Food as a Type I recall. It was recalled by the FDA on March 1, 2021, owing to potential contamination with Salmonella.
Bravo Packing, Inc.
Ground Beef and Performance Dog, frozen raw pet food produced by Bravo Packing, Inc. has been recalled by the FDA due to a possible Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes risk on March 3, 2021.
Bravo Packing, Inc.
The FDA recalled Performance Dog, beef, green tripe, and bone produced by Bravo Packing Inc on March 16, 2021, due to the possible presence of Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.
Multiple brands by Midwestern Pet Foods
On March 27, 2021, the FDA ordered a recall of numerous dog and cat food brands produced by Midwestern Pet Foods owing to possible salmonella contamination.
The United States Food and Drug Administration has recalled J. M. Smucker Co.’s Dry Cat Food on April 12, 2021, due to a possible Salmonella presence.
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The L.I.D. Green Pea & Chicken Dry Cat Formula produced by Natural Balance Pet Foods, Inc., was recalled by the FDA on May 20, 2021, due to potential Salmonella contamination.
Sportsman’s Pride, Sprout Sporting, Intimidator, FRM Gold Select
Sunshine Mills, Inc.’s Dry Dog Food products have been recalled by the FDA on June 3, 2021, owing to Salmonella contamination.
Small Dog Bite Size Beef & Egg Recipe Dog Food produced by Freshpet Inc. was recalled by the FDA on June 13, 2021, due to a Salmonella risk.
Triumph, Evolve, Nature Farms, Elm and others
Sunshine Mills, Inc.’s dog food has been recalled by the Food and Drug Administration on July 29, 2021, due to elevated levels of aflatoxin.
On August 13, 2021, the FDA issued a recall of Wet Noses Natural Dog Treat Company’s frozen dog food due to high doses of Vitamin D.
Top Quality Dog Food.com
The FDA has announced that Top Quality Dog Food’s Beef HVM product, which was recalled by FDA on August 26, 2021, is due to potential salmonella and listeria monocytogenes contamination.
The pet food recall by the FDA in 2021 is one of many that has occurred over time.
Pet owners need to be aware of the brands they are feeding their pets and make sure not to purchase recalled products, as these can sicken or kill your furry family members.
The recall will affect all stores that carry this product across the country.
Food for your pets should be safe, so it is important to check if you have any affected products and return them right away.
Source: FDA Food Recalls