Summary Company Announcement Date: December 30, 2020
FDA Publish Date: December 30, 2020
Product Type: Animal & VeterinaryFood & Beverages Pet Food Reason for Announcement:
Recall Reason Description
Elevated levels of aflatoxin
Company Name: Sportmix Brand Name:
Dog and Cat Food
Midwestern Pet Foods, Inc., of Evansville, IN is issuing a voluntary recall of the below listed dog and cat food products due to tests indicating levels of Aflatoxin that exceed acceptable limits. Products were distributed nationally to online distributors and retail stores.
Aflatoxin is a toxin produced by the mold Aspergillus flavus, which can grow on corn and other grains used as ingredients in pet food. At high levels, aflatoxin can cause illness and death in pets.
There have been reports of illnesses and deaths in dogs associated with the below listed lots of Sportmix High Energy. No cat or human illnesses have been reported…