Wellness Beef Topper Dog Food Recall [US]


US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Wellness Beef Topper Dog Food Recall [US]Wellpet recalls certain batch/lots of Wellness 95% Beef Topper for Dogs Dog Food due to suspected elevated levels of naturally occurring Beef Thyroid Hormone and consequential adverse health effects for your dog. FDA: http://ht.ly/D8ib30a3ceD

Direct link: https://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm547333.htm

Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Dog Food is subject to this recall:

  • Wellness 95% Beef Topper for Dogs Dog Food, sold in 13.2 ounce cans with best-by date codes of 02 FEB 19, 29 AUG 19 and 30 AUG 19

Please consult the photograph above for details of the food’s packaging, design and retail presentation. One (1) additional image of the recalled dog food can be found on the Web site above.

==> No barcodes, UPCs, item numbers or other identification numbers were listed with this recall notification.

According to the FDA, three (3) best-by date batch codes of one (1) Dog Food recipe have the potential to contain elevated levels of naturally occurring beef thyroid hormone. Elevated levels may affect a dog’s metabolism and can be associated with anxiousness, increased thirst, increased urinary output and weight loss. However, with prolonged consumption these symptoms may increase in severity and may include vomiting, diarrhea, and rapid or difficulty breathing.

==> Never depend on your senses of sight, smell, taste or touch to confirm pet food poisoning, adulteration or contamination. If in doubt about the safety of any food, return it to your retailer for refund or toss it out in your household garbage, making sure neither household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pet Foods, please do not feed them to your pet(s). Instead, kindly return the product to the store where you purchased it for a full refund. Wash down all prep surfaces, serving implements and serving bowls with a bleach/water mixture; rinse well with lots of hot soapy water.

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact the company at 1-877-227-9587 or e-mail at wecare@wellpet.com.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected contaminated pet or animal food, please search for “animal” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

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Recalls Direct RIN: 8426-2017
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