Navigation Links
Giant Food Alerts Customers to Recall of PEDIGREE(R) Dry Pet Food Products
Date:9/12/2008

LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Giant Food, following a recall by MARS Petcare US, Inc., announced it is removing PEDIGREE(R) Small Crunchy Bites and PEDIGREE(R) Large Breed Complete Nutrition dry pet food products from sale. MARS Petcare has issued a national recall of these products because of potential contamination with Salmonella Schwarzengrund.

The following products are affected by this recall:

-- PEDIGREE(R) Small Crunchy Bites Adult Nutrition 4 pounds

UPC # 0-23100-05104

-- PEDIGREE(R) Small Crunchy Bites Adult Nutrition 8.8 pounds

UPC # 0-23100-14719

-- PEDIGREE(R) Small Crunchy Bites Adult Nutrition 32 pounds

UPC # 0-23100-31483

-- PEDIGREE(R) Large Breed Complete Nutrition 20 pounds

UPC # 0-23100-29158

Affected products can be identified by the letters PAE within "Best Before" ID Code on the product label [example = 808G1PAE01 12:00].

Animals infected with Salmonella Schwarzengrund may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Some pets will only have decreased appetite, fever or abdominal pain. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and experiences any of the above symptoms, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends contacting your veterinarian.

In an effort to prevent the transmission of Salmonella from pets to family members and care givers, the FDA recommends that everyone follow appropriate pet food handling guidelines when feeding their pets. A list of safe pet food handling tips can be found at: http://www.fda.gov/consumer/updates/petfoodtips080307.html

Upon hearing of the announcement by MARS Petcare, Giant immediately removed the items for sale from its shelves. Giant has not received any reports of illness or injuries associated with the consumption of these products.

Consumers with questions about the recall should contact MARS Petcare at (866) 298-8332. Consumers who have purchased the affected products may return them to Giant for a full refund. Consumers looking for additional information may call Giant Customer Service at (888) 469-4426 for more information. Customers can also visit the Giant website at http://www.giantfood.com.

About Giant Food Giant Food LLC, headquartered in Landover, MD, operates 181 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia, and employs approximately 21,000 associates. Included within the 181 stores are 163 full-service pharmacies. For more on Giant, visit http://www.giantfood.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Giant Food LLC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Pelosi: SCHIP Bill a Giant Step for Americas Children
2. Small Town Doctor Takes on Giants in Consumer Healthcare
3. Stop & Shop and Giant Food Join General Mills in Pink for the Cure
4. New Health Corp. Announces the Addition of Stop & Shop and Giant Supermarkets to its Retail Outlets
5. Giant Food Removes Childrens Cough and Cold Medicine From Store Shelves
6. Giant Food Alerts Customers to Product Recall by ConAgra Foods
7. Health Groups Call on Cosmetic Giant LOreal to Remove Lead From Lipstick
8. Giant Eagle Expands Popular Generic Prescription Program and Now Offers 400 for $4
9. Cancer research giants collaborate to present the CTRC-AACR San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
10. Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Chattem Icy Hot Heat Therapy Products
11. 60 Minutes to Report on Dangers of Trasylol: Cory Watson Crowder & DeGaris Involved in Litigation Against Pharmaceutical Giant Bayer AG
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... 23, 2017 , ... Moisture measurement is a necessary process ... paramount to success. Selecting an inappropriate measurement method can cause costly errors, and ... same equipment. Rare or expensive substances are wasted and production may even be ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... "ProRandom is a set of camera tools that allow video editors to integrate ... Pro X," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. , With ProRandom, ... video footage. ProRandom works by using a virtual camera to create the illusion of ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... , ... January 23, 2017 ... ... Foundation (OREF), in partnership with the American Society of Anesthesiologists® (ASA®), the ... (APSF), the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the Cigna Foundation, ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... ... Inn at the Mill”: a story of love and redemption, hope and uncertainty as ... content. , “The Inn at the Mill” is the creation of published author, Lois ... is now living in Berks County on Crow Hill. The inn, the mill ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... ... and resources at seafoodnutrition.org/programs and seafoodnutrition.org/resources to assist in teaching communities and ... resources have been developed for use by nutrition educators and influencers within ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/23/2017)... 23, 2017 Varias proteínas ... enal) y el riesgo de diálisis ... pabetalone    Resverlogix Corp. ("Resverlogix" o ... de un ensayo en fase 1 con sede en ... (renal) severa. Los datos demostraron unos resultados importantes en ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... , January 23, 2017 A new Transparency ... Market was valued at US$0.53 bn in 2013 and is ... strong 17.50% CAGR between 2014 and 2022. The title of the ... Size, Volume, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2022." ... Non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT), ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... 2017  ResMed (NYSE : RMD), BMC (Pékin, Chine) et ... aujourd,hui qu,ils se sont mis d,accord sur le règlement ... BMC et 3B seront autorisés à vendre leurs produits ... et ResMed effectuera le paiement de la décision en ... de Floride entre les deux parties. Le règlement n,inclut ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: