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Chicken Patties Dog Food Recalled Over Salmonella and Listeria Concerns


The FDA issued a firm press release on October 2nd that confirms a voluntary recall from the makers of K-9 Kraving Dog Food. The company has announced a recall of product distributed to stores in Maryland only, due to possible contamination of Salmonella and Listeria.

The product being recalled is K-9 Kraving Chicken Patties Dog Food that has a shipping date of between July 13 and July 17, 2015.

If you are concerned you may have purchased the recalled K-9 Kraving Dog Food product, the FDA is advising you to “discontinue use, monitor your pet's health, and contact your veterinarian..”

Visit the FDA for further information.

Other products that have been recalled this year include:

Stella & Chewy’s recall >>

Bravo Pet Foods recall >>

I and Love and You recall >>

The Natural Dog Company recall >>

The Carnivore Meat Company recall >>

Learn more about the dangers of Salmonella >>

Learn more about the dangers of Listeria >>

If you have any questions or concerns, you should always visit or call your veterinarian -- they are your best resource to ensure the health and well-being of your pets.


K-9 Kraving Dog Food Recalled for Possible Salmonella and Listeria Contamination

K-9 Kraving Dog Food of Baltimore, MD, has announced a voluntary recall of their Chicken Patties Dog Food shipped between July 13-17, 2015, because these products may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. The affected product was distributed to retail stores only in Maryland. No other K-9 Kraving Dog Food products are affected. No illnesses have been reported to date. Even though no illnesses have been reported, consumers should follow the Safe Handling Instructions printed on the K-9 Kraving Dog Food package when disposing of the affected product. K-9 Kraving Dog Food became aware of a potential issue after receiving notification from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that a routine surveillance sample of Chicken Patties tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. Consumers feeding the affected product should discontinue use and monitor their pet’s health, and contact their veterinarian if they have concerns. Consumers who purchased the product can obtain a full refund or exchange by either returning the product in its original packaging or bringing a proof of purchase back to their retailer. Consumers with additional questions can call the K-9 Kraving Consumer Relations team at 1-800-675-1471 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, ET. Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products. Healthy people infected with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely, Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers. Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.

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K-9 Kraving Dog Food Recalled

K-9 Kraving Dog Food of Baltimore, MD, has voluntarily recalled select frozen, raw dog food due to possible Listeria monocytogenes and Salmonella contamination.

The recalled product is K-9 Kraving’s Chicken Patties that were shipped between July 13 and July 17 of 2015 to Maryland retail stores only.

Consumers who have purchased the contaminated product can take the product or a proof-of-purchase (e.g. receipt, product packaging) back to the place of purchase for an exchange or full refund.

Pet owners with questions or concerns for K-9 Kraving Dog Food are invited to call its Consumer Relations team at 1-800-675-1471 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., EST, Monday through Friday.

To date, no illnesses or deaths in humans or animals have been reported in association with this recall.

Pets with Listeria – the illness caused by Listeria monocytogenes – may experience all or some of the following symptoms: diarrhea, fever, lack of coordination, lethargy, muscle soreness, stiff neck, vomiting, and weakness. Severe cases of Listeria can result in meningitis.

Not all dogs infected with Listeria will experience symptoms.

Pets with Salmonella may experience some or all of the following symptoms: abdominal cramping, diarrhea (possibly bloody), decreased appetite, fever, lethargy, and vomiting.

Pets may be infected with Salmonella, yet not show any signs of illness. Regardless if your pet shows symptoms, he is still a carrier of the illness and can pass it on to other animals and humans. Contact your veterinarian right away if you dog has consumed contaminated K-9 Kraving Dog Food Chicken Patties.

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K-9 Kraving Dog Food recalls Chicken Patties

K-9 Kraving Dog Food has announced a voluntary recall of its Chicken Patties Dog Food shipped between July 13 and July 17, 2015, because these products may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

The affected product was distributed to retail stores only in Maryland. No other K-9 Kraving Dog Food products are affected.

No illnesses have been reported to date. Even though no illnesses have been reported, consumers should follow the Safe Handling Instructions printed on the K-9 Kraving Dog Food package when disposing of the affected product.

K-9 Kraving Dog Food became aware of a potential issue after receiving notification from the FDA that a routine surveillance sample of Chicken Patties tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

“At K-9 Kraving Dog Food we take quality and safety very seriously. We believe that under all circumstances, health and safety comes first, and we are committed to providing the best possible nutrition for pets,” said Robert Barrett, CEO of K-9 Kraving Dog Food.

Consumers feeding the affected product should discontinue use and monitor their pet's health, and contact their veterinarian if they have concerns. Consumers who purchased the product can obtain a full refund or exchange by either returning the product in its original packaging or bringing a proof of purchase back to their retailer.

Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products.

Healthy people infected with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely, Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.

Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.


RECALL ALERT! K9 Kraving Chicken Patties Dog Food

K-9 Kraving Dog Food has announced a voluntary recall of their Chicken Patties Dog Food shipped between July 13th – July 17th, 2015 because these products may be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products.

Healthy people infected with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely, Salmonella andListeria monocytogenes can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.

Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.

The affected product was distributed to retail stores only in Maryland. No other K-9 Kraving Dog Food products are affected.

No illnesses have been reported to date. Even though no illnesses have been reported, consumers should follow the Safe Handling Instructions printed on the K-9 Kraving Dog Food package when disposing of the affected product.

K-9 Kraving Dog Food became aware of a potential issue after receiving notification from the FDA that a routine surveillance sample of Chicken Patties tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

Consumers feeding the affected product should discontinue use and monitor their pet’s health, and contact their veterinarian if they have concerns. Consumers who purchased the product can obtain a full refund or exchange by either returning the product in its original packaging or bringing a proof of purchase back to their retailer.

Consumers with additional questions can call our Consumer Relations team at 1-800-675-1471 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, EST.

Robert Barrett, Chief Executive Officer of K-9 Kraving Dog Food, stated, “At K-9 Kraving Dog Food we take quality and safety very seriously. We believe that under all circumstances, health and safety comes first, and we are committed to providing the best possible nutrition for pets.”


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