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Pet Food News / Pet Food Recalls / Pet Food Safety / Pet Food Regulations
on January 31, 2011

Merrick recalls Jr. Texas Taffy treats due to possible Salmonella contamination

No illnesses reported, according to manufacturer

Merrick Pet Care Inc. has recalled its Jr. Texas Taffy pet treats due to a possible Salmonella contamination, according to the company.

No illnesses have been reported in conjunction with the recall, according to Merrick. 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. Any pet that consumed the recalled product and exhibits these symptoms should be taken to a veterinarian immediately.

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