Bird Food Recall
GoldenfeastŪ Inc. Recalls Bird Food Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination from Parsley
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - August 26, 2013 -GoldenfeastŪ Inc. is recalling several exotic bird food blends due to possible contamination of Salmonella from parsley flake ingredients supplied to GoldenfeastŪ Inc. by Specialty Commodities, Inc., an outside supplier to GoldenfeastŪ Inc. On February 11, 2013 Specialty Commodities, Inc. initiated a voluntary product recall of parsley flakes distributed to GoldenfeastŪ Inc. and other pet food manufacturers because the product may have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Specialty Commodities distributed the product to GoldenfeastŪ Inc. on May 17, 2012. No human or pet illnesses have been reported. GoldenfeastŪ Inc. is initiating this recall in accordance with FDA guidelines.
Recalled products were distributed to retailers and distributors in the states of: Arizona, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Idaho, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin, Virginia and Canada.
No other GoldenfeastŪ Inc. products are affected by this voluntary recall. Customers who have purchased any of the products listed below are urged to contact GoldenfeastŪ at 800-344-6536 between the hours and 9 am and 5 pm. EST, Monday through Friday, for instruction on product return. Click here for the link to the news release posted on the FDA site and full lot descriptions.
Posted: 09-03-13 Viewed: 23935 times
Media RelationsSandra Harbison
College of Veterinary Medicine
University of Tennessee
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Knoxville, TN 37996