Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats, LLC has issued a voluntary recall for their chicken jerky treats due to possible Salmonella contamination.
The following products are included in the recall:
Packages of chicken treats in various sizes marked with lot number #132881 and expiration date Feb. 2014, along with five-ounce bags of chicken jerky with a lot number of “Jun 5 2013.”
According to a press release from the Georgia Department of Agriculture, Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting consumers in Georgia that the recalled products may be contaminated with Salmonella and should be discarded immediately.
The Georgia Department of Agriculture inspectors are in the process of verifying that the recalled dog treats have been removed from sale at local retail stores and warehouses.
At the time of this report, no illnesses have been reported.
If you or your pet had contact with the recalled product, you are advised to watch for symptoms that may develop. Common symptoms associated with Salmonella poisoning include diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, or abdominal pain. If you, your pet, or a family member is experiencing these symptoms, you are urged to contact a medical professional.
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