Sunshine Mills, Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of six dry dog food products due to potentially elevated levels of Aflatoxin above the acceptable limit. Aflatoxin is a naturally occurring by-product from the growth of the mold Aspergillus flavus and can be harmful to pets if consumed in significant quantities. No illnesses have been reported in association with this recall and no other Sunshine Mills, Inc. pet food products are affected by this announcement.
Products affected by this voluntary recall include:
The affected products were distributed nationwide in retail stores. Retailers who received the affected lots of the products listed above have been notified and asked to pull these products from their inventory and shelves.
Sunshine Mills, Inc. has chosen to issue this voluntary recall as a precautionary measure in furtherance of its commitment to the safety and quality of its products. Pets that have consumed any of the above recalled products and exhibit symptoms of illness including sluggishness or lethargy combined with a reluctance to eat, vomiting, yellowish tint to the eyes or gums, or diarrhea should be seen by a veterinarian.
Consumers who have purchased the recalled products should discontinue use of the product and may return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers may contact Sunshine Mills, Inc. customer service at (800) 705-2111 from 7AM to 4PM Central Time, Monday through Friday, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
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