From the FDA press launch:
FAIRFIELD, California, July 6, 2022 – Primal Pet Meals is voluntarily recalling a single lot (#W10068709) of Uncooked Frozen Primal Patties for Canines Beef Method (6-pound), with greatest by date of 05/22/23, as a consequence of potential contamination with Listeria monocytogenes.
The corporate distributed sixty-six instances (396 items) of this single lot of Uncooked Frozen Primal Patties to Maryland, Georgia, Texas, and British Columbia, in late April 2022. No different lot codes or Primal merchandise are impacted by this announcement.
Primal Pet Meals has obtained no complaints or stories of sickness to pets or people as a consequence of this recalled product.
This voluntary recall is a results of routine sampling by the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration, which revealed a optimistic outcome for Listeria monocytogenes in a single pattern from one lot of Uncooked Frozen Primal Patties for Canines Beef Method.
Listeria monocytogenes not often trigger sickness in canine, however it’s attainable. Canines can have gentle signs resembling diarrhea and vomiting. Even when a canine isn’t exhibiting signs, it may well nonetheless be a service of the micro organism and unfold it to people. If a canine has consumed the recalled product, pet dad and mom are inspired to seek the advice of their veterinarian.
Folks can grow to be sick by dealing with contaminated meals or touching surfaces which were uncovered to Listeria monocytogenes. Signs in people might embody fever, headache, muscle aches, stiff neck, nausea, belly ache, diarrhea, confusion, lack of stability and convulsions. Younger kids, aged individuals, pregnant girls, and people with weakened immune methods are significantly susceptible to Listeria monocytogenes infections and signs could be extra extreme. Anybody exhibiting signs after dealing with this product ought to contact their healthcare supplier.
Primal Pet Meals is dedicated to the standard and security of its merchandise. The corporate makes use of a “check and maintain” protocol to make sure that all merchandise check detrimental for dangerous micro organism earlier than being launched on the market. Primal Pet Meals confirmed that every one testing outcomes on this single lot of recalled product have been detrimental for Listeria monocytogenes – each uncooked supplies and completed product – earlier than it left its manufacturing facility.
The Uncooked Frozen Primal Patties are bought in versatile packaging within the freezer at choose pet shops. Primal Pet Meals has temperature monitoring gadgets on all shipments of frozen product to make sure storage necessities are met whereas being transported. This product needs to be stored frozen till a pet mother or father is able to use it.
The lot quantity and greatest by date could be discovered on the decrease third of the again of the Uncooked Frozen Primal Patties bundle. If a pet mother or father has product from this single lot (#W10068709) of their possession, they need to cease feeding it to their canine and eliminate it instantly. Pet dad and mom are additionally inspired to observe all protected dealing with directions on Primal packaging and wash their fingers and all preparation surfaces after dealing with any uncooked product. If pet dad and mom have any questions, they will contact Primal Pet Meals by cellphone at (800) 742-1312 Monday–Friday, 6:00 a.m. by 4:00 p.m. PST, or by submitting an on-line request.
This recall is being carried out in cooperation with the U.S. Meals and Drug Administration.
Firm Contact Data
Customers: Primal Pet Meals 800-742-1312