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Pet Food News / Pet Food Recalls / Pet Food Safety
On February 21, 2013

Nutri-Vet recalls chicken jerky treats for possible Salmonella contamination

Nutri-Vet, NutriPet treats with "Best By" dates between April 20, 2014, and October 3, 2014, may contain an ingredient contaminated with Salmonella

Nutri-Vet LLC is recalling its Nutri-Vet and NutriPet chicken jerky products the pet treats may be contaminated with Salmonella.

The pet treat recall was initiated because the manufacturer of an ingredient used in the products informed Nutri-Vet of the possibility of Salmonella presence at the manufacturing facility.

Chicken jerky products affected by the recall have "Best By" dates between April 20, 2014, and October 3, 2014. The recalled chicken jerky products were distributed throughout the US via online sales and retail stores from April 2012 through February. The following is a list of recalled products, including item #, description, package size and UPC code:

•76-0081 NutriPet Natural Chicken Fillet Strips 16-oz., 76-0081 (No bar code)
•50704 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health 5-oz., 669125507049
•50705 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Joint Health 15-oz., 69125507056
•50706 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat 5-oz., 669125507063
•50707 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Glossy Coat 15-oz., 669125507070
•50708 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety 5-oz., 669125507087
•50709 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Stress and Anxiety 15-oz., 669125507094
•50710 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath 5-oz., 669125507100
•50711 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Fresh Breath 15-oz., 669125507117
•50712 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Senoir Dogs 5-oz., 669125507124
•50714 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Digestion 5-oz., 669125507148
•50716 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats for Healthy Weight 5-oz., 669125507162
•50701 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 5-oz., 669125507018
•50702 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 8-oz., 669125507025
•50703 Nutri-Vet K9 Natural Chicken Breast Treats 16-oz., 669125507032
•99044 Nutri-Vet K9 Hip & Joint Chicken Breast Strips 8-oz., 669125990445

Nutri-Vet says no positive test results have been found on the Nutri-Vet or NutriPet chicken jerky treats to date. However, consumers who have purchased Nutri-Vet and NutriPet chicken jerky products are urged to stop feeding them to pets and return the treats to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Nutri-Vet at +1.877.729.8668, Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. MDT.

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