Nature’s Recipe® issued a recall of its Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken product on October 13, 2012. The product was recalled due to potential contamination with the Salmonella bacteria.

The specific products include 19-oz resealable pouches of its Nature’s Recipe® Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken with lot code 2199TP, UPC code 3052151549, and a “best by” date of 10/11/13; as well as products with lot code 2200TP, UPC code 3052151549, and “best by” date of 10/12/13.

The affected products were shipped to locations across the United States, mainly through retailers specializing in pet products.

Pets infected with Salmonella show symptoms such as lethargic behavior, loss of appetite, fever, and diarrhea. If pet owners think their pets have been infected, they should seek the advice of their veterinarian. Likewise, if pet owners think they have been infected with Salmonella themselves, either through contact with their pet or contaminated product, they should seek the help of a medical professional.

If consumers need further information about obtaining a product replacement or the recall in general,

they can contact Nature’s Recipe® by phone at 1-800-237-3856 or via their Website at www.naturesrecipe.com.

UPC and lot Codes included in the recall:

Lot Code: UPC Code: Size: Product Name/Description: Best If Used By Date:
2199TP 30521 51549 19-ounces Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken 10 11 13
2200TP 30521 51549 19-ounces Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken 10 12 13

Source: U.S. Food and Drug Administration

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