Friday, February 22, 2013
bird treats and greens
Product name: Numerous Kaytee products for parakeets and other birds.
Manufacturer: Kaytee Products
Reason for recall: Possible contamination of salmonella from parsley flake ingredients supplied to Kaytee by Specialty Commodities Inc.
Affected lots: Specific Kaytee products originally manufactured as early as June 12, 2012. Go to www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm340596 for a complete list.
Illnesses, injuries or deaths related to problem: None reported to date.
What to do with the product: Consumers who have purchased recalled products with the specific “Best Before” dates are urged to contact Kaytee Customer Service representatives. A letter and instructions will be forwarded to all Kaytee customers. Kaytee Customer Service representatives and company veterinarians are responding to inquires at 800 529-8331. Pet owners can also visit www.kaytee.com.
Product name: belVita Breakfast Biscuit product, Apple Cinnamon and Chocolate varieties
Manufacturer: Mondelez Global LLC
Reason for recall: Possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh caused by a faulty screen
Affected lots: Several. Go to www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm340676 for complete list.
Illnesses, injuries or deaths related to problem: The company has received a limited number of consumer complaints.
What to do with the product: Discard product. Consumers can call 877-799-5633 for more information.
Product name: Heartland Harvest Spice Granola Cereal, Heartland Fruit & Nut Harvest Granola Cereal
Manufacturer: Heartland Brands
Reason for recall: Possible presence of fragments of flexible metal mesh in a grain blend, discovered and reported by the ingredient supplier, Dakota Specialty Milling.
Affected lots: Harvest Spice Granola Cereal, 14-ounce package; UPC 024300 090394; Best If Used By dates from 20130326 through 20130910. Fruit & Nut Harvest Granola Cereal, 14-ounce package; UPC 024300 090387; Best If Used By dates from 20130325 through 20130910.
Illnesses, injuries or deaths related to problem: None reported.
What to do with the product: Discard the cereal, saving the Best If Used By code on box. Call 888-881-6769 for a full refund of the purchase price.