United Pet Group, Inc. announced on July 2, 2010 that they were expanding their recall to include dog and cat products due to possible salmonella contamination.  Specific lot #s of Pro-Pet branded products, Excel products, and private label pet supplements have all been included in this announcement.

According to VPN:

“Laboratory testing has revealed that some lots of these products may be contaminated with salmonella, according to the company. The company said it is recalling additional products out of “an abundance of caution.”

The affected products are in tablet and powdered form and were sold nationally at various retailers, including Petco and Doctors Foster and Smith, United Pet Group reported.

The affected products carry expiration dates from “01/2013” through “06/2013.” Products with expirations dates before “01/2013” or after “06/2013” are not included in the recall.

The company had issued a voluntary recall in late June of all unexpired lots of its Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin tablets for dogs. At that time, the company reported that one lot of the vitamin product was contaminated with salmonella.”

Go HERE (.pdf) to read the press release and current list of recalled products from United Pet Group.

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