United Pet Group Recalls Dog Supplements
Due to salmonella concerns, United Pet Group of Cincinnati has expanded its recent recall of its Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin tablets for dogs to include additional branded and private label pet care products. The expanded recall, issued July 2, includes more Pro-Pet products as well as various Excel-branded and private label pet supplements and clean-up products for cats and dogs.
Laboratory testing has revealed that some lots of these products may be contaminated with salmonella, according to the company.
The affected products are in tablet and powered form and were sold nationally at various retailers, including Petco and Doctors Foster and Smith, United Pet Group reported.
The affected products carry expiration dates from “01/2013” through “06/2013.” Products with expirations dates before “01/2013” or after “06/2013” are not included in the recall.
Pets with salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Pet owners are urged to contact their veterinarian if their pet has consumed the recalled product and is exhibiting these symptoms.
Customers who have purchased the affected products are urged to contact United Pet Group or the place of purchase for further direction at 1-877-399-5226, Monday through Friday, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm EST.