TFH Publications, Inc., the maker of Nylabone, has announced a recall of one lot of the Nylabone Puppy Starter Kit product.
Routine testing found the presence of Salmonella bacteria in one lot of the product. Other Nylabone products, and other lot numbers of the Puppy Starter Kit product, are not affected.
To date, no pet or human illnesses have been reported related to use of the product.
How to tell if you have recalled product
The recalled 1.69 oz packages have:
- UPC 0 18214 81291 3
- Lot #21935
- Expiration date: 3/22/18
What to do with recalled product
Stop using recalled product immediately and return it to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement. (Note: Bigger Road does not sell Nylabone products.)
Why salmonella is a concern
Salmonella can potentially affect the health of people, as well as dogs. People can be at risk even if their pets do not show symptoms.
Symptoms in dogs include decreased appetite, fever, abdominal pain, diarrhea (including bloody diarrhea) and vomiting. Symptoms in people include fever, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea (including bloody diarrhea) .