Party Animal, Inc. of West Hollywood, California has voluntarily recalled two a whole lot of their Cocolicious canned pet food following trying out that exposed the presence of the euthanasia drug, pentobarbital.
Earlier this month, a Texas canine turned into sick after consuming Cocolicious canned meals. Aware of latest remembers involving Evanger’s and Against the Grain canine meals manufactured on the similar facility as Party Animal’s Cocolicious logo, the shopper despatched last cans to a laboratory for unbiased trying out for the drug. Test effects have been certain for pentobarbital, a barbiturate often referred to as the euthanasia drug.
The canine recovered from his sickness and is now doing smartly. However, the check effects brought on Party Animal to right away recall two a whole lot of their canned Cocolicious pet food.
Recalled merchandise come with:
Cocolicious Beef & Turkey – Lot #0136E15204 04
Cocolicious Chicken & Beef – Lot #0134E15 237 13
Party Animal Pet Foods launched the next remark to customers in regards to the findings:
The protection of pets is and all the time will likely be our first precedence. We sincerely be apologetic about the reviews of the discomfort skilled through the puppy who ate up this meals. As puppy oldsters ourselves, we take this subject severely. On April 13, a store in Texas notified us that their buyer had introduced samples of our Cocolicious Beef & Turkey Lot
#0136E15204 04 and Cocolicious Chicken & Beef Lot #0134E15 237 13 to a trying out lab, and that the consequences had examined certain for pentobarbital. We have asked the ones effects.
When we have been notified, we right away tracked the lot numbers of the meals in query and decided that the meals were manufactured and dispensed in 2015. We then contacted the 2 possible shops that had offered the buyer the meals and requested them to isolate all last cans from those so much.
We additionally asked that the shops ship the entire cans from the ones so much to us in order that we will ahead them on to an approved unbiased laboratory for unbiased trying out. We be expecting to obtain the obtain the leads to 7 to 10 days. We first noticed the formal file from the lab at Texas A&M in regards to the buyer’s samples, these days, April 17.
Out of an abundance of warning, we’re retrieving the rest of those two so much national. We are running with our vendors and shops to resolve if any further beef-flavored merchandise manufactured right through this 2015 manufacturing length stay on cabinets and, if this is the case, to retrieve them from cabinets, right away, as smartly.
Party Animal needs to emphasize that we’ve got submitted many fresh a whole lot of our red meat flavors for trying out and all have examined destructive for any pentobarbital. We have additionally had intensive discussions with our producer in regards to the doable reason behind the reported contamination of the 2015 so much, and we can proceed with such discussions whilst we anticipate trying out effects for the 2015 so much. In order to be certain that adherence to our dedication to the protection of pets, we also are actively re-examining our production processes.
Anyone feeding their canine a Cocolicious canned meals containing red meat, particularly manufactured below the lot numbers indexed above, must discontinue right away and get in touch with Party Animal, Inc. toll loose at (855) 727-8926 for more info.
Ingestion of the euthanasia drug, pentobarbital can lead to severe sickness and/or demise.