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Bravo! recalls tubes of Frozen Raw Food Diet Chicken Blend for Dogs and CatsBravo! Voluntarily Recalls Tubes of Raw Food Diet Chicken Blend for Dogs and Cats (One Lot Code) - Possible Salmonella Contamination


Bravo! is voluntarily recalling its all tubes of Bravo! Raw Food Diet Chicken Blend for Dogs and Cats [Product Code: 21-102, Batch ID Code 6 14 12] due to possible Salmonella contamination.

The recall involves 2lb. raw diet tubes (chubs) made on June 14, 2012 only.  No other products or sizes are involved.  This batch tested negative by a 3rd party independent laboratory prior to release for distribution to consumers; however, routine testing by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture of product from a single retail location tested positive for presence of Salmonella.  While the testing discrepancy is unclear, Bravo is issuing this recall to be safe.

Symptoms of Salmonella in humans: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, abdominal cramping and fever.  More serious ailments in humans include arterial infections, endocarditis, arthritis, muscle pain, eye irritation and urinary tract symptoms.  Consumers exhibiting these symptoms after having contact with this product should contact their healthcare providers.

Symptoms of Salmonella in pets:  lethargy, diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting.  Some pets may experience decreased appetite or abdominal pain.  If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has any of these signs, contact your veterinarian.

The recalled product was distributed nationwide to distributors, retail stores, internet retailers and directly to consumers,  It can be identified by the Batch ID Code 6 14 12 located on the white hang tag attached to the bottom of the plastic film tube.

Consumers should return unopened frozen tubes of food to the store where purchased for a full refund.  Consumers should dispose of opened tubes of product in a safe manner (ex. a securely covered trash receptacle) and return the washed plastic Batch ID tag to the store where purchased for a full refund.  For more information on the Bravo! recall, please visit or call 866-922-9222 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm EST.