Cat treats recalled for potential propylene glycol contamination
According to the Federal Department of Agriculture, Arthur Dogswell LLC, Los Angeles, is voluntarily recalling 1,051 cartons, packed as either 10 or 50 packages per case, Catswell Brand VitaKitty Chicken Breast with Flaxseed and Vitamins because it has the potential to contain propylene glycol. This could pose serious injury to cats - including anemia - though no illnesses associated with the product have been reported.
The effected VitaKitty treats were available in retail stores and through mail order from April 13 through June 14, 2012, as a re-sealable two-ounce orange plastic bag with a clear window. The following codes were effected: SEW12CH032701/03c and SEW12CH032702/03c with a best before date of Sept. 10, 2013 and Sept. 11, 2013, respectively (UPC code 8 84244 00057 2). Lot codes can be found on the bottom right backside of the package.
Consumers who have purchased recalled Catswell Brand VitaKitty Chicken Breast with Flaxseed and Vitamins products may return it for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact Arthur Dogswell at 1-888-559-8833.