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J.M. Smucker recalls cat food over unspecified ingredient

The J. M. Smucker Company voluntarily recalled specific lots of Special Kitty wet, canned cat food due to health concerns potentially associated with ingredients believed to not meet the company's quality and safety standards.
Ingesting affected product may cause nausea with excessive salivation, diarrhea or vomiting to more severe symptoms including difficulty walking, seizures and, in extreme situations, death.
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13 CBD pet product companies warned by FDA

On November 25, the FDA announced that it sent warning letters to the CBD product makers.
Thirteen companies making cannabidiol (CBD) products for pets were among the 15 warned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that their sales of pet and human products containing CBD violated the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act).
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Tips to minimize damage during pet food recalls

Appearing open and cooperative during a recall matters to pet owners. Pet food company executives must avoid doing anything that looks like delaying or stonewalling.
During recalls, pet food and treat companies can minimize health risks to dogs, cats and other animals, along with damage done to brands’ reputations.
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More online pet food stores launching in Mexico

Many websites in Mexico are starting to sell pet food, including from large and specialty retailers as well as pet food brands.
E-commerce sites selling pet food in Mexico are increasing, yet barriers to online purchasing in the country mean traditional retail channels still prevail.
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