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Felines Pride recall

Tina BTina B Vancouver IslandMember Posts: 2,238
edited 16 July, 2010 in Food & Nutrition
Here is a link to the info for Felines pride cat food recall FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 1, 2010 – Buffalo, NY – Feline’s Pride is announcing a voluntary recall of Feline’s Pride Raw food with ground bone for cats and kittens, Natural Chicken Formula, Net Wt. 2.5 lbs. (1.13 kg., 40 oz.) produced on 6/10/10, because it may be contaminated with Salmonella. People handling raw pet food can become infected with Salmonella, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the raw pet food or any surfaces exposed to the product. [...] The product is packaged in uncoded plastic containers and sold frozen to private consumers nationwide. Once thawed, the pet food has a shelf life of about 1 week. The firm manufactures the pet food by an as-ordered basis. This recall affects only those orders placed and shipped from June 10 through June 17, 2010. [...] This product should not be fed to pets but should instead be disposed of in a safe manner (e.g., in a securely covered trash receptacle). People who are experiencing the symptoms of Salmonella infection after having handled the pet food product should seek medical attention, and report their use of the product and illness to the nearest FDA office. If you have any questions, the FDA is telling pet owners to contact the company at (716) 580-3096, Monday –Friday from 10 am – 4 pm EDT. Read the rest from the Feline’s Pride Issues Nationwide Recall of its Natural Chicken Formula Cat Food Due to Salmonella Contamination. I don’t know what’s up with pet food and salmonella, but I sure hope these pet food companies get their stuff together and figure it out!


  • Heather ThompsonHeather Thompson BountifulMember Posts: 3,652
    edited 5 July, 2010
    Man.....just when mommy was thinking about trying Feline Pride food. :( When are the recalls going to stop?
  • Jennifer HearinJennifer Hearin Member Posts: 1,939
    edited 10 July, 2010
    Here is some more information about the Feline's Pride recall from the owner of the company: Click here It's too bad they had this recall, because Feline's Pride is an excellent raw food (imho). I purrsonally wouldn't hesitate to feed it. This food is all custom made raw ground food. It's not found in stores, but is shipped (safely) to customers - has been for five years. I've tried it and would feed more of it, but it's pricey when you factor in the shipping (Gump loved it, btw). Just wanted to pass this along, though I know raw isn't for everyone. And here's a link to the Feline's Pride site: Click here
  • Tina BTina B Vancouver IslandMember Posts: 2,238
    edited 16 July, 2010
    Felines Pride is expanding their Recall
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