Testing at the state level found salmonella in finished Billy+Margot Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods Recipe so Real Pet Food announced a recall of 4-pound bags Tuesday.
Real Pet Food also stopped production and distribution of the Wild Kangaroo and Superfoods Recipe.
This covers lot No. V 07 Feb 2022.
“Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products,” the FDA-posted recall notice states.
Pets with salmonella might be sluggish, experience fever, diarrhea or vomiting. People with salmonella — the CDC says 1.35 million Americans get it each year, 26,500 get hospitalized by it and 420 die from it — usually get fever, stomachaches and diarrhea.
Those with questions about the recall or who want a refund can call the company at 800-467-5494, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., Eastern time.