Salmonella was found in dog treats sold here in Colorado.
A random sample tested by the state Department of Agriculture found the bacteria in Lamb Crunchy’s dog treats.
Pet Center, Inc. is voluntarily recalling certain Lamb Crunchy’s dog treats.
Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is a risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, according to the Food and Drug Administration report.
Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever.
Salmonella can also cause more serious ailments, including infections, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation and urinary tract symptoms.
No illnesses have been reported to date.
The Lamb Crunchy’s dog treats were sold in Colorado, Wisconsin, California and Washington.
The 3 oz. bags have the product code LAM-003, the UPC number 727348200038 and the date code 122015.
The treats are made in the United States.
Consumers who have purchased this product are urged to return them to the place of purchase for a full refund. Consumers with questions may contact the company at 1-800-390-0575 Monday-Friday between 8:30 a.m. through 5 p.m. MST.