Intl Inc, located in Edison
NJ, is expanding its voluntary
recall of its Natural Pig ears because they have the potential to be
contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect animals eating the product
and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated products, especially if
they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the
products or any surfaces exposed to these products which are solely for the
consumption by dogs.
The recalled products affected where shipped to nationwide
distributors and/or retail stores from November 1st 2018, to July 3rd, 2019.
The product comes in an 8-pack branded pouch under UPC 742174
995163, 742174994166 or packaged individually shrink wrapped under UPC
0385384810, and 742174P35107. All UPC codes are located on the front label of
the package. Individually shrink-wrapped packages may be labelled with “Lennox” or without brand information.
To date, Lennox is aware of cases of human illness related to
an ongoing Salmonella outbreak in which several people
identified Lennox pig eat treats as the brand they purchased. Individually
shrink-wrapped product tested by FDA tested positive for Salmonella.
Lennox’s pig ears are also sold bulk
Consumers who have purchased the product and have proper
receipt may return product or contact 800-538-8980 Monday to Friday 9-5 PM or
via email at [email protected] for refund and additional information.