News

January 28, 2013

Hospira Recalls Lactated Ringers and 5 Percent Dextrose Injection, USP, 1000 ML, Flexible Containers Due to Sterility Issues

Hospira, Inc. is initiating a voluntary nationwide user-level recall of one lot of Lactated Ringers and 5% Dextrose Injection, USP, 1000 mL, Flexible Container, NDC 0409-7929-09. This action is due to one confirmed customer report where a spore-like structured particulate, consistent with mold, was noted in the solution.

January 14, 2013

Cadet Chicken Jerky Treats Recalled: Antibiotic Residue

Cadet Chicken Jerky Treat products sold in the United States have been recalled and will not be sold until further notice. These treats tested positive for antibiotic residue.

January 14, 2013

Publix Recalls Chicken Tenders Dog Chew Treats Due to Antibiotic Residue

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for Publix Chicken Tenders Dog Chew Treats because it may contain trace amounts of antibiotic residue. These were not sold in Oregon.

January 9, 2013

Milo's Kitchen® Recalls Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers Dog Treats Due to Residual Antibiotics

Milo's Kitchen® is voluntarily recalling its Chicken Jerky and Chicken Grillers home-style dog treats due to residual antibiotics.

January 9, 2013

FDA Update on Jerky Treat Investigation off-site

The FDA provides an update on their ongoing jerky treat investigation, including reports from Chinese plant inspections.

December 17, 2012

Proposed Bylaw Changes: Membership Categories

At its December 2012 meeting in Salem, the Board of Directors considered two proposals for a bylaws change to add two new categories of membership: one category for Veterinary Students and a separate one for Affiliate (practice managers, technicians, individual industry representatives, etc.)

December 17, 2012

Hospira Recalls of Three Lots of Carboplatin Injection Due to Visible Particulate Matter

Hospira has recalled three lots of Carboplatin Injection due to visible particulate matter, identified as Carboplatin crystals.

December 13, 2012

Claudia's Cuisine Recalls HoundDog Treats Due to Possible Mold Contamination

According to PetSmart, Claudia’s Cuisine has issued a voluntary product withdrawal on Dog Candy Fruit Hound Cake (7.5oz) and Dog Candy Blueberry Hound Cake (7.5oz).