Diamond Pet Foods is recalling its Diamond Naturals Lamb Meal and Rice dog food for potential contamination with salmonella. No illnesses have been reported yet and no other Diamond manufactured products have reportedly been affected.
Symptoms of salmonella poisoning include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Salmonella poisoning rarely causes serious illnesses, but it can result in arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis and other conditions.
The recalled product was distributed to customers in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Virginia.
Product Name Bag Size Production Code & “Best Before” Code:
Diamond Naturals Lamb & Rice 6lb DLR0101D3XALW Best Before 04 Jan 2013
Diamond Naturals Lamb & Rice 20lb DLR0101C31XAG Best Before 03 Jan 2013
Diamond Naturals Lamb & Rice 40lb DLR0101C31XMF Best Before 03 Jan 2013
Diamond Naturals Lamb & Rice 40lb DLR0101C31XAG Best Before 03 Jan 2013
Diamond Naturals Lamb & Rice 40lb DLR0101D32XMS Best Before 04 Jan 2013
If you have purchased dog food with any of these codes, please discard immediately. For more information or refunds, call 800-442-0402 or visit www.diamondpet.com.