SECTIONS
What would you like to know?
Share this Story
/

Popular raw dog food recalled due to possible salmonella contamination

Desiree Pharias is a SheKnows editorial intern and Journalism student at Arizona State University. Since she developed the ability to form sentences, she has held a great obsession with writing. Now, when she isn’t curled up with a book…...

Nature's Variety raw dog food recalled due to possible salmonella risk

If you buy your canine pal Nature's Variety dog food, it's time to switch it out.

Specifically, their Instinct Raw Chicken Formula is being recalled due to a possible salmonella risk. Although no illnesses have been reported as of Monday, it is still recommended that you don't use the food and monitor your dog’s health.

More: Why you should never take home a free pet from a stranger

If any signs of salmonella poisoning — such as fever, vomiting, or dehydration — arise, be sure to take your dog to the vet immediately.

More: 15 Toxic foods every dog owner should know (INFOGRAPHIC) 

The affected products were:

— UPC# 769949611431 – Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Bites for Dogs 4 lb.; Best By 04/27/16

— UPC# 769949611448 – Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Bites for Dogs 7 lb.; Best By 04/27/16

— UPC# 769949611486 – Instinct Raw Chicken Formula Patties for Dogs 6 lb.; Best By 04/27/16

The products were distributed in retail stores in the United States with some distribution in Canada.

More pet topics

10 Deadly dog illnesses every pet owner should know
15 Toxic foods to keep away from dogs
The Natural Dog Company recalls treats due to possible salmonella

Tagged in
Comments
Hot
New in Pets & Animals
Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!