Recall Alert: Bravo! Original Frozen Raw Chicken Blend (2-pound tubes)
The FDA issues alerts to notify pet lovers about mandatory and voluntary recalls. Here’s the latest FDA info about a recall affecting consumers in multiple states.
Type of Recall: Voluntary
FDA Recall Announcement Date: March 13, 2013
Product: Two-pound, frozen raw diet tubes (chubs) of Bravo! Original Frozen Raw Chicken Blend
Product code: 21-102 — item can be identified by the batch ID code 6 14 12 located on the white hang tag attached to the bottom of the plastic film tube.
Reason for recall: Potential contamination of Salmonella, bacteria can affect animals eating the products. There also is risk to humans from handling contaminated products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any exposed surfaces.
Manufacture date: June 14, 2012
Distribution areas: Nationwide to distributors, retail stores, internet retailers and directly to consumers.
What to do: Pet owners should return unopened frozen tubes of food to the store where purchased for a full refund. Dispose of opened tubes in a safe manner (Example: a securely covered trash receptacle) and return the washed plastic batch ID tag to the store for a full refund.
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