Brutus & Barnaby Pig Ear Treat Recall [US]

Brutus & Barnaby Pig Ear Treat Recall [US]

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US FlagUS/Silver Spring: Brutus & Barnaby LLC, a Clearwater, Florida establishment, recalls all current batch/lots of Brutus & Barnaby Pig Ear Treats for Dogs due to suspected risk of Salmonella contamination and consequential risk of Gram-negative bacterial infection, severe illness and/or possible life-changing complications, all serious health hazards.


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Additional information:
The US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) reports the following Brutus & Barnaby Pig Ear Treats for Dogs are subject to this recall:

  • Brutus & Barnaby Pig Ear Treats for Dogs, sold in four bag-sizes:
    • 8-count bags
    • 12-count bags
    • 25-count bags
    • 100-count bags

Please consult the photograph above for details of the pet food’s packaging, design and retail presentation

According to the FDA, the recalled Pig Ear Dog Treats were Pig Ears were distributed throughout all states via,, and the brick and mortar Natures Food Patch in Clearwater, Florida.

The distribution of these products may be related to the potential Salmonella contamination noted during an ongoing FDA investigation of Salmonella illness across the United States in both humans and pets.

==> For information about Salmonellosis (Salmonella poisoning), please consult the “Illnesses” tab on this site, located at the top of this page.

==> 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 small children nor household pets can access the suspect food.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession any of the recalled Pig Ear Treats, 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 a medical emergency, please contact 9-1-1, your closest hospital or emergency center equipped to handle Salmonellosis.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by contaminated, adulterated or mislabeled Pig Ear Treats, please search for “pig ears” or more generically, “pets” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

Please note: the US Centers for Disease Control has launched an investigation into the current multi-state Salmonella outbreak. To see updates on this investigation, please visit our update here:

For more information and Salmonella and its symptoms and health risks, please refer to the following link:

If you have any questions about this recall, please contact Brutus & Barnaby at 1-800-489-0970 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, Monday to Friday.

==> To see other recalls and notifications caused by suspected Salmonella contamination, please search for “Salmonella” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for products manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Brutus & Barnaby please search for “Brutus & Barnaby” using the Search Box at the top of this page.


More information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 11991-2019
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