Nylabone Products is recalling some Puppy Starter Kits because the chew toys may be contaminated with Salmonella.
Routine testing by the company revealed the presence of Salmonella in one lot of 1.69 oz. packages of the Puppy Starter Kit, according to a press release.
Salmonella can affect animals as well as people who handle the contaminated treats. The symptoms for both people and animals include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. If you or your pet experiences these symptoms after handling or eating the recalled product, see a doctor or veterinarian.
The recalled Puppy Starter Kits were distributed nationwide and to Canada.
The product comes in a 1.69 oz. package, with the lot number (LT) 21935, UPC code 0-18214-81291-3 and expiration date 3/22/18, which can all be found on the back of the package.
If you bought one of the recalled Puppy Starter Kits, do not give the chew toys to your puppy. For a full refund or replacement, send the product to:
Nylabone Puppy Starter Kit Recall
c/o Central Life Sciences
1501 E. Woodfield Rd., Suite 200W
Schaumburg, IL 60173
For more information about the recall, visit the Nylabone website, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 855-273-7527, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Central Time.
The contact information was updated April 29, 2015.