Jones Natural Chews Co Recalls Woofers Dog Treats Because Of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

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Jones Natural Chews Co Recalls Woofers Dog Treats Because Of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 6, 2013 - Jones Natural Chews Co of Rockford, IL is recalling 245 boxes of Woofers (beef patties) because it has the potential to be contaminated with SalmonellaSalmonella can affect animals and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products. People handling dry pet food and/or treats can become infected with Salmonella, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the chews or any surfaces exposed to these products.

Healthy people infected with 

Salmonella

 should monitor themselves for some or all of the following symptoms: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever. Rarely, 

Salmonella

 can result in more serious ailments, including arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation, and urinary tract symptoms. Consumers exhibiting these signs after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.Read the

full release from FDA

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