Recall: Barkworthies

Recall

Date: 12/24/2014
Brand: Barkworthies
Company: Barkworthies of Richmond, VA
Product: Barkworthies Chicken Vittles dog chews

Summary

Barkworthies of Richmond, VA is recalling select lots of Barkworthies Chicken Vittles dog chews because they maybe contaminated with Salmonella.

Tainted Batch Details:

Check the following details on the bag to see if its tainted

product Name Bag Size UPC “Best Before” Date Lot Code
Barkworthies Chicken Vittles 16 oz 816807011510 May 2016 1254T1

 

Some Recommended Actions

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 salmonella
  • Call veterinarian to check any dogs that may have consumed it
  • Notify the company

Please see FDA website for more details on this recall.  Note:  After a certain duration the recall may not available on their website anymore.

Salmonella

Salmonella is a dangerous and harmful bacteria and should be take very seriously, as it may even lead to death. 

Symptoms due to consumption may include:

  • Dog is lethargic
  • decreased appetite
  • abdominal pain
  • diarrhea 
  • bloody diarrhea
  • fever
  • vomiting

 

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