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Taste Of The Wild Recall
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Diamond Company that makes Taste of the Wild pet food has a recall because of salmonella risk. Figured I would post this in case anyone else feeds their pets this brand. I'll have to go on a hunt for some that isn't recalled tomorrow since that is all Maggie eats. Wish me luck. The package codes recalled are at this link.

http://www.tasteofthewildpetfood.com/information/

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I will pass this on to friends who may use this brand.

I hope you find a replacement food for Maggie, hon!

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I've been feeding it to my dog for the past few weeks - month? I tossed the bag a long time ago.

So far we haven't died. Hmmm....

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I own a retail store in this business. The information ravenwoodglass posted a link to is accurate. The recall is confined to two of the three lines in Diamond's plant.

More information here, including about other brands made by Diamond.

Thanks Peter I was trying to find the other brands, as NC was listed in the distribution.

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I did not see Iams. So, I guess we're ok.

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What they said on our news tonight was that humans were getting sick from handling the food. I guess they weren't washing thier hands well after?

Still, wouldn't want to feed it to your pet.

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What they said on our news tonight was that humans were getting sick from handling the food. I guess they weren't washing thier hands well after?

Still, wouldn't want to feed it to your pet.

Yup, I agree. I religiously wash my hands after feeding the Rudder Girl. But would not want her to eat any "tainted" food of whatever.

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Since I dump my dog food in a can (and toss the bag) I'm going to have to clean the can. Sounds like soap and water should do it, let it dry in the sun...maybe a bleach rinse (sanitizer). http://www.fsis.usda.gov/factsheets/salmonella_questions_&_answers/

No one has symptoms. I guess I should alert the neighbors since their dog jumped the fence, came in the house, and ate bowls of the food.

Ugh. At least I'm at the bottom of the can... Would you believe it's the first time I bought it???

Geez, I'm going to have to mop. The whole first floor is his food mat.

Yes, I'm saying bad words.....

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I did not see Iams. So, I guess we're ok.

Procter & Gamble have their own manufacturing facilities and do not use contractors to make kibble.

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We just finished off a bag and opened a new one last night. I got realy scared when I saw this post! :o

We lost a wonderful dog to the tainted with melamine food a few years ago. :angry:

I checked both bags and they are safe. :D

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Doesn't Costco sell Taste of the Wild? I can't remember if it's labeled under another name though.

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Doesn't Costco sell Taste of the Wild? I can't remember if it's labeled under another name though.

Some Kirkland Signature products are made by Diamond Pet Foods, but I do not believe the products are the same as TOTW. I don't have details, and the link I provided does not mention brands that Pet Valu does not sell.

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Some Kirkland Signature products are made by Diamond Pet Foods, but I do not believe the products are the same as TOTW. I don't have details, and the link I provided does not mention brands that Pet Valu does not sell.

It's definitely not Kirkland branded and I've only seen it at the Costco's here in CA. I looked it up and it's called "Nature's Domain" and reading Jess's link and it looks like it is TOTW: http://www.diamondpe...l.net/kirkland/

And I was going tomorrow to buy a bag!

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FYI, according to Pet Club here in Tucson the affected facility was in the Carolina's - the food this Pet Club sells comes from CA and wasn't part of the recall.

So, that explains why we aren't dead (since the dog spreads it all over the house and I'd tossed the bag).

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Only the plant in Gaston, SC, was affected, and only two production lines in that plant.

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