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May 28, 2014

Pet Center, Inc. Recalls 3 Oz. Bag of Lamb Crunchy’s Dog Treats Due to Salmonella

Pet Center, Inc of Los Angeles, CA is voluntarily recalling its 3 oz. bag of Lamb Crunchy’s dog treats (LAM-003) (UPC# 727348200038) with date code 122015, product of USA, because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

May 15, 2014

Bravo® Issues Nationwide Recall of Pet Food for Dogs and Cats

Bravo is recalling select lots and product(s) of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes.

April 28, 2014

Brucellosis Vaccination Protocol for Mature Cattle

The State of Oregon allows for brucellosis vaccination of healthy female beef and dairy cattle over the age of 12 months.

April 28, 2014

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDv) Added to Reportable Disease List

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) disease has been added to the reportable disease list in Oregon. The PEDv is a highly contagious coronavirus that affects swine, causing diarrhea and vomiting, and death of 50-100 percent of infected piglets. Adult pigs can become infected but generally do not have mortality.

April 28, 2014

Reportable Diseases

Oregon Administrative Rules require veterinarians to report certain diseases to the Oregon Department of Agriculture.

April 22, 2014

Hospira Recalls One Lot of 0.25% Marcaine™ (Bupivacaine HCI Injection, USP), 10 ml, Single-Dose, Preservative-Free Vial

Hospira has recalled to the user level one lot of 0.25% Marcaine™ (Bupivacaine HCl Injection, USP), 10 mL, Single-dose Vial – Preservative Free (NDC 0409-1559-10), Lot 34-440-DD. The recall is due to a confirmed customer report of discolored solution with visible particles embedded in the glass as well as discolored solution.

April 21, 2014

Hospira Recalls One Lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI INjection, USP, Due To Visible Particulates

Hospira, Inc. has recalled one lot of 1% Lidocaine HCI Injection, USP to the user level due to a confirmed customer report of orange and black particulate within the solution and embedded within the glass vial. Hospira has identified the particulate as iron oxide. Risk factors associated with the particulate include the potential for particulate to be injected and/or a delay in therapy.

April 21, 2014

Pets Need ID: Collars, Tags, Microchips | Finding Lost Pets

Does your pet wear an ID tag? Is it microchipped? These two forms of identification could help you to be reunited with your pet should it become lost.

April 18, 2014

Hospira Recalls Seven Lots of Propofol Injectable Emulsion, USP, Due to Visible Particulates

Hospira, Inc. announced today that on April 2, 2014, it informed customers of a nationwide recall of seven lots of Propofol Injectable Emulsion, USP, to the user level due to a glass defect located on the interior neck of the vial, which was identified during a retain sample inspection where the glass vial contained visible embedded metal particulate. Free-floating metal particulates were also identified in vials upon further analysis.

April 17, 2014

Purina Animal Nutrition LLC Recalls Poultry Feeds Distributed to Oregon & Washington

The Purina Animal Nutrition LLC feed plant in Portland, Ore., has initiated a limited recall of certain poultry feeds due to the potential for lower-than-expected vitamin and trace mineral levels. The products were distributed to retailers in Oregon and Washington. Inadequate vitamin and trace mineral levels can result in health problems, including mortality, in poultry.