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Good'n'Fun chicken sticks recalled over Salmonella fear

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Salix Animal Health has initiated a voluntary recall of one lot of "Good'n'Fun - Beefhide Chicken Sticks" because it may have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

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Salmonella can affect animals eating the product and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated products.

Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. Infected, but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.

The recalled "Good 'n' Fun – Beefhide Chicken Sticks" was distributed nationwide by Salix Animal Health to Dollar General and Dollar Tree retail stores.

The recalled product is packaged in a 2.8 ounce bag stamped on the back side with lot # AO15010 and with an expiration date of 03/2018. The UPC code is 0 91093 82247 1.

No pet or consumer illnesses from this product have been reported to date however Salix Animal Health is conducting a voluntary recall of this product.

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