Charlee Bear Products is recalling certain lots of its Protein Crunch Bar dog treat products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.
The following products are being recalled and were distributed throughout the US in September and October.
â€¢5.5-ounce packages of Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars â€“ Chicken Recipe with Carrots, UPC code 8710890000
Lot number 19812; Best by date: 07-16-2015
Lot number 19912; Best by date: 07-17-2015
Lot number 20012; Best by date: 07-18-2015
Lot number 20212; Best by date: 07-20-2015
â€¢5.5-ounce packages of Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars â€“ Chicken Recipe with Sweet Potatoes, UPC code 8710890001
Lot number 20012; Best by date: 07-19-2015
The products are being recalled after a sample of Protein Crunch Bars â€“ Chicken Recipe with Carrots (Lot number 19812) tested positive for the presence of Salmonella. However, the company says there have been no reported animal or human illnesses related to these products.
Consumers who have purchased these recalled lots of Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a refund. Consumers with questions should visit the company's website, email email@example.com or call +1.800.396.8893.
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