Buy this domain.

Pet-Food Recall Expands Yet Again | cialis online

Pet-Food Recall Expands Yet Again

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Pet-Food Recall Expands Yet AgainA month ago, relatively few people in the United States had ever heard of the chemical known as melamine. Fewer still knew that melamine, a chemical used as fertilizer and in the production of plastics and resin, caused kidney failure in dogs and cats. Unfortunately, people are learning all too much about melamine as the presence of the chemical has managed to mysteriously contaminate a huge supply of pet food in the United States.

This week, two more pet-food companies announced voluntary recalls of their products due to fears of melamine contamination. California-based Natural Balance recalled all of its Venison dog products and dry Venison cat food only, regardless of date codes. The recalled products include Venison and Brown Rice canned and bagged dog foods, Venison and Brown Rice dog treats, and Venison and Green Pea dry cat food.

According to a company press release posted by the FDA, “Recent laboratory results show that the products contain melamine. We believe the source of the melamine is a rice protein concentrate. Natural Balance has confirmed this morning that some production batches of these products may contain melamine.”

The company had received a string of consumer complaints related to cats and dogs that developed kidney failure after eating the affected products. The rice protein concentrate, which is being blamed for the melamine contamination, was recently added to their dry venison formulas.

In a story that is likely related to the Natural Balance recall, Wilbur-Ellis Company, a supplier of rice protein concentrate to pet-food manufacturers, recalled their product because of a risk that it may have been contaminated by melamine. According to the company, it received its rice protein from a single source in China, Binzhou Futian Biology Technology Co. Ltd.

The original pet-food-contamination outbreak, which led to a huge recall by pet-food manufacturer Menu Foods, was related to wheat gluten also imported from China and also contaminated with melamine. Now, however, the news about Chinese-produced rice protein concentrate may lead to a slew of further recalls as FDA investigators continue to scratch their heads.

According to the FDA, “Dogs or cats who have consumed the suspect food and show signs of kidney failure (such as loss of appetite, lethargy and vomiting) should be seen by a veterinarian.”

« »

Comments are closed.




Defective Johnson & Johnson Depuy ASR Hip Implants

The Johnson & Johnson Depuy ASR Hip Implant is suppose to last 15 years, but can fail in only a few years after surgery. Victims with faulty hip implants endure excruciating pain, pain in the groin, death of tissue in the hip joint and loss of surrounding bone. GET ALL THE FACTS NOW! CLICK HERE!

CAT Scans Radiation Exposure

If you had a CT or CAT scan and now have a band of missing hair, skin reddening or any other problems possibly related to a radiation overdose, you may have been exposed to much radiation due to incorrect settings on these machines. CONTACT US TODAY!

Water Contamination From Fracking

Hydraulic Fracturing of Fracking a way to extract natural gas from shale is contaminating water supplies across the country. Get the facts to keep your drinking water safe for your family.

Overexposure to PCBs

Many people unknowingly have been exposed to high levels of PCBs. Recently 3 schools in NY City were found to have dangerous levels of PCBs throughout. Many workers for Monsanto, General Electric, and Westinghouse were exposed to high levels of PCBs. PCBs are a dangerous toxic substance that doesn't break down easily and can cause chloracne, bleeding and neurological disorders, liver damage, spontaneous abortions, malformed babies, cancer, and death. GET THE FACTS!
Overexposure to

Great Photography

Tallis Photo, the number one photographer for great corporate, wedding, and special occasion photos. CONTACT US TODAY!

Poligrip Lawsuit

Super Poligrip or Fixodent May Cause Nerve Damage. 800-LAW-INFO

Personal Injury Lawyer Nassau County

If you or someone you love was injured CONTACT US TODAY!

Nursing Home Blog

When a loved one is abused at a nursing home, it is time to take action. STOP nursing home abuse!

Car Accident Lawyer Nassau County

If you or someone you love was injured in an auto accident CONTACT US TODAY!

Suffolk County Auto Accident Lawyer

If you or someone you love was injured in an auto accident in Suffolk County, NY CONTACT US TODAY!

Don't Be Denied Veterans Benefits

If you or someone you love was denied veterans benefits CONTACT US TODAY!

Oil Rig Spills Lawyer

Oil Rig Spills harm the environment and cause heavy losses to coastal game and fishing industries, as well as a loss of waterway usage, resulting in a loss of income to individuals and businesses, and a loss of beach front usage. Don't let a spill cause you harm, CONTACT US TODAY!

Whistle Blower

Stand up and say what you think is right. See something, say something.