Brutus & Barnaby announced they are recalling all of their pig ear dog treats because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. Brutus & Barnaby is just the latest among the call for all pet treat manufacturers to remove their pig ear treats from the U.S. market. The company has announced they ceased the production and distribution of their product.
Their “Pig Ears for Dogs” treats were imported from Argentina and distributed throughout all states via Amazon.com, Chewy.com, Brutusandbarnaby.com, and the brick and mortar store called Natures Food Patch in Clearwater, Florida.
The product is being recalled is the “Pig Ears 100% Natural Treats for Dogs”. These were available in 4 different sizes: 8 Count, the 12 Count, the 25 Count, and the 100 Count size bags.
Consumers who have purchased Brutus & Barnaby pig ears are urged to destroy any remaining product not yet consumed and to contact the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-489-0970 Monday-Friday 9am-5 PM EST.
Photographs of the treats can be found on the FDA recall notice page (below).
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