Recall: ELM Pet Foods Dog Food (11/29/2018)

Recall

Date: 11/29/2018
Brands: ELM
Company: ELM Pet Foods
Products:

  • ELM Chicken and Chickpea

Summary

ELM Pet Foods, Inc is issuing a recall of Elm Chicken and Chickpea Recipe dog food because the products could contain elevated levels of Vitamin D.

Tainted Batch Details:

The recalled products consist of multiple UPC codes manufactured between February 25, 2018 and October 31, 2018.

Best Buy Dates Listed Below:

3lb ELM CHICKEN AND CHICKPEA RECIPE – UPC (0-70155-22507-8)
TD2 26 FEB 2019
TE1 30 APR 2019
TD1 5 SEP 2019
TD2 5 SEP 2019

28lb ELM CHICKEN AND CHICKPEA RECIPE – UPC (0-70155-22513-9)
TB3 6 APR 2019
TA1 2 JULY 2019
TI1 2 JULY 2019

40lb ELM K9 NATURALS CHICKEN RECIPE – UPC (0-70155-22522-9)
TB3 14 Sep 2019 
TA2 22 Sep 2019 
TB2 11 Oct 2019

All Bags in the recall are yellow with the Elm Pet Foods Tag on the front of the bag and have a silhouette of a chicken at the bottom of the front side of the bag. Consumers can check the lot codes on the back of the bag at the bottom center on the 3lb bags and in the center of the back of the bag on the 28lb bags. The 40lb bag lot numbers can be found on the bottom right of the back of the bag.

Lot codes in this recall were distributed in the following states:

  • PA
  • NJ
  • DE
  • MD

Below are just some recommended actions that you may want to take if you believe  that your dog has consumed the tainted batch.  As with all content this website, we remind you to please use this information at your own risk. You may also want to consider other actions and options beyond what is listed:

  • Discontinue use immediately
  • Check your dog for symptoms of consuming high levels of thyroid hormone
  • Call veterinarian to check any dogs that may have consumed it
  • Notify the company

Reference link to the recall on FDA website

 

Excess Vitamin D Consumption 

Dogs consuming elevated levels of Vitamin D could exhibit symptoms such as vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling, and weight loss. Customers with dogs who have consumed this product and are exhibiting these symptoms should contact their veterinarian as soon as possible.

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