June 26, 2012

Member Access to Web Site Resources May Be Limited Temporarily (Week of June 25-29)

We are upgrading our Web site to add member dues renewal functionality. As a result, members may experience limited access to Members-Only resources on this site during the week of June 25-29. If you come across a resource that you need, but cannot access, please contact us by email at or (800) 235-3502 and we will email or fax the information to you ASAP. Thank you for your patience as we work to improve this Web site for you.

June 15, 2012

Plague Confirmed in Crook County Resident

Tests have confirmed that a Crook County resident has been sickened by Yersinia pestis bacteria (plague). Plague is spread to humans or animals through a bite from an infected flea or by contact with an animal sick with the disease.

June 1, 2012

English Riding Supply Recalls Wire Mouth Bits for Horses Due to Risk of Injury

This recall involves eight models of Happy Mouth wire mouth bits used with a bridle in horseback riding.

May 24, 2012

Franck's Pharmacy Recalls All Compounded Human & Veterinary Prescriptions Manufactured Between 11/21/11 - 5/21/12

Environmental sampling by the FDA of the Franck's Compounding Pharmacy clean room revealed the presence of microorganisms and fungal growth. In light of the FDA’s findings and the resulting possible risk of infection, Franck's has recalled all human and veterinary sterile preparations that have left their control as well as all sterile preparations provided since November 21, 2011.

May 15, 2012

Gentle Leader® Headcollars Sold from August 2011 – May 10, 2012 Recalled Due to Defect

Specific Gentle Leader® Headcollars, sold from August 2011 – May 10, 2012, may have a defect in the quick release neck strap buckle, which causes an unintended release, and have been recalled. See the link for product details.

May 14, 2012

Nestlé Purina Recalls Single Lot of Therapeutic Canned Cat Food Due to a Low Level of Thiamine (Vitamin B1)

Nestlé Purina PetCare has recalled one lot of its Purina Veterinary Diets® OM Overweight Management canned cat food, available through veterinarians in the U.S. and Canada. Analytical testing of the product sample by FDA indicated a low level of thiamine (Vitamin B1).

May 5, 2012

Wellness Complete Health® Super5Mix® Large Breed Puppy Dry Dog Food Recalled Due to Salmonella

WellPet LLC announced a voluntary recall of one recipe of Wellness® dry dog food after being notified by Diamond Pet Foods regarding the presence of Salmonella in Diamond’s Gaston, South Carolina facility.

May 4, 2012

Human Salmonella Infections Linked to Recalled Diamond Pet Foods Dry Dog Food

Human cases of Salmonella Infantis infection have been linked to recently recalled dry dog food products manufactured by Diamond Pet Foods in their South Carolina plant.

April 30, 2012

Kaytee Pet Products Recalls One Lot of Kaytee Forti-Diet Pro Health Mouse, Rat and Hamster Food Due to Salmonella

Kaytee Pet Products is recalling a single manufacturing batch of Kaytee Forti-Diet Pro Health Mouse, Rat and Hamster due to possible contamination with Salmonella. This product was not originally distributed in Oregon, but was distributed in Washington.

April 25, 2012

American Regent Recalls One Lot of Epinephrine Injection, USP, 1:1000, 1 mL Ampules

American Regent is recalling Epinephrine Injection, USP, 1:1000, 1 mL Ampules, NDC #0517-1071-25 Lot #1395, Exp Date: July 2012.