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ST. LOUIS, MO 63164-0001, USA
TEL. 314 982 1000
FAX. 314 982 2752
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
|Consumer Contact: Nestlé Purina PetCare Office of Consumer Affairs: 1-800-473-8546|
Media Contact: Keith Schopp – 314-982-2577
St. Louis, Missouri, August 30, 2013 . . . Nestlé Purina PetCare Company (NPPC) is voluntarily
recalling a limited number of 3.5-pound bags of its Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat
Chicken & Whole Barley Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food from a single production run and
shipped to retail customers in the United States.
This is being done because one bag of the product was found to be contaminated
Only Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat Chicken & Whole Barley Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food
with both the “Best By” date and the production code shown below are included in this
Bag Size "Best By" Date & Production Code* UPC Code
3.5 lb. 31071083 17800 12679
*"Best By" Date and Production Code are found on the back or bottom of the bag.
No additional Purina or Purina ONE dog or cat products are involved in this voluntary recall
at this time. No salmonella-related illness has been reported to date in association with
Consumers who have purchased Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat Chicken & Whole Barley
Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food products with the specific “Best By” Date and Production Code
should discontinue feeding the product and discard it.
Salmonella can affect animals eating the product, and there is a risk to humans from
handling contaminated products. People handling contaminated dry pet food can become
infected withSalmonella, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after
having contact with surfaces exposed to this product. Healthy people infected with
Salmonella should monitor themselves for the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting,
diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely,Salmonella can result in more serious
ailments including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation
and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with
this product should contact their healthcare providers.
Pets with Salmonella infections may exhibit decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain.
If left untreated, pets may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and
vomiting. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or
If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact
At Nestlé Purina PetCare, the safety and efficacy of our products are our top priority.
We apologize for any inconvenience due to this voluntary recall. For further information
or to obtain a product refund, please call NPPC toll-free at 1-800-473-8546, 24 hours a day,
seven days a week.
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|Sirius the Dog Star, to the left of the constellation Orion|
photo courtesy nevets183, flickr Creative Commons 3.0
|Fun in the sun! Photo by peyri, Creative Commons|
|A great way to cool off: a run by the sea|
photo by arbyreed, Creative Commons
|snapshot of Amy's letter from Senator Roberts|
|Will pharmacies like this one continue to have the freedom|
to compound prescriptions for our pets?
|gratuitous shot of Maxwell and his baby blues|
|Meet Spider, a 1 year old girl waiting for|
her very own forever family at Wayside Waifs
|Heidi, looking anxiously to see if the family who|
just walked in might be the one for her at Wayside.
|Elegant Moon, a 3 year old girl|
awaiting her heart match
|"Me & my Wellness Jerky Treats." - Faraday|
|photo courtesy Cayambe via Creative Commons 3.0|
|Allie gave us quote a scare a few years ago!|
|Dr. Sara Huber of |
Leawood Plaza Animal Hospital