Canadian-owned company recalls pet food sold in United States
Sunday October 26, 2003
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Canadian company is recalling bags of Petcurean Go! Natural pet food sold in several cities in the western United States.
The company said it launched the recall after a report a batch of food made at a plant in Texas could be related to reports 14 dogs and cats became ill and seven died.
All of the suspect food has been removed from store shelves and consumers were urged to return any of the food they have on hand to the store for a refund or replacement, the company said. It has advised the U.S. Food and Drug Administration of the recall.
Petcurean Go! Natural pet food was sold in stores in greater San Diego, Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay-area in California, as well as metropolitan Seattle and Denver.
The company said it is testing the recalled food to determine if there is a problem and production in Texas has been discontinued.
The company is based in Abbotsford, B.C.
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