Consumer product recall

Radagast Pet Food Inc. recalls Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Pet Food

Starting date:
July 19, 2018
Posting date:
July 19, 2018
Type of communication:
Consumer Product Recall
Subcategory:
Household Items, Miscellaneous
Source of recall:
Health Canada
Issue:
Product Safety
Audience:
General Public
Identification number:
RA-67244

Affected products

Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe 8oz

Product description

This recall involves the 8oz Rad Cat Raw Diet Free-Range Chicken Recipe with lot code 63069 and Best Before Date: 10/23/19.

The lot code can be found printed on the bottom of the container.

All other lot codes are not included in this recall.

Hazard identified

The pet food may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes and there is risk of cross contamination and illness after handling the pet food.

Symptoms of listeriosis can include:
• Vomiting
• Nausea
• Persistent fever
• Muscle aches
• Severe headache
• Neck stiffness

For more information on the risks of Listeria infection, please see the Public Health Agency of Canada's fact sheet.

As of July 12, 2018 the company has received no reports of incidents in Canada, and no reports of injury.

Number sold

Approximately 22 units of the affected products were sold in Western Canada.

Time period sold

The recall products were sold in June 2018.

Place of origin

Manufactured in USA

Companies

Distributor

Avafina Pet Products

Coquitlam

British Columbia

CANADA

Manufacturer

Radagast Pet Food, Inc.

Portland

Oregon

UNITED STATES

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What you should do

Consumers should immediately remove the pet food from use and return to the place of purchase for a full refund.

For more information, consumers can contact Radagast Pet Food Inc. at (503) 736-4649 Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 PST or by email.

Please note that the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act prohibits recalled products from being redistributed, sold or even given away in Canada.

Health Canada would like to remind Canadians to report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product or any other consumer product or cosmetic by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.

This recall is also posted on the OECD Global Portal on Product Recalls website. You can visit this site for more information on other international consumer product recalls.