The FDA recalls Sportmix pet food from Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc. After 28 dogs died

The FDA recalls Sportmix pet food from Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc.  After 28 dogs died
New York (WABC) – The pet food company is recalling some dry food products for a deadly ingredient that has been linked to the deaths of dozens of dogs.

The The Food and Drug Administration alerts pet owners and veterinarians About Sportmix Specific Pet Foods, manufactured by Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc.

They may contain lethal levels of aflatoxin – a toxin produced by mold.

At least 28 dogs died and eight others became ill due to the recalled product.

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Some of the symptoms that have been reported include fatigue, loss of appetite, vomiting, jaundice, and diarrhea. In some cases, pets may suffer from liver damage but not have other symptoms.

Pet owners should stop feeding their pets with recalled products and consult a veterinarian, especially if their pet is showing any sign of disease.

The list of pet food products withdrawn includes:

–Sportmix Energy Plus, 50 lb bag
Exp 02/02/22/05 / L2

Exp 02/02/22/05 / L3
Exp 03/22/05 / L2

–Sportmix Energy Plus, 44 lb bag
Exp 02/02/22/05 / L3

-Sportmix Premium High Energy, 50 lbs bag
Exp 03/22/05 / L3

–Sportmix Premium High Energy, 44 lbs bag

Exp 03/22/05 / L3

–Sportmix Original Cat, 31 lb bag
Exp 03/22/05 / L3

–Sportmix Original Cat, 15 lb bag
Exp 03/22/05 / L2
Exp 03/22/05 / L3

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