Merrick Pet Care is recalling its Jr. Texas Taffy pet treat (Item # 27077, UPC # 02280827077, all Lots up to and including 10364) because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. So far no illnesses have been reported. A company press release states that so far no illnesses have been reported, but that “Merrick Pet Care has made the decision to recall all Jr. Texas Taffy pet treats in the abundance of caution.”
Anyone who has purchased the Jr. Texas Taffy treats should return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund. (Be sure to wash your hands immediately after handling them.) Read more about Salmonella symptoms here. If you have questions, phone Merrick at 800/664-7387 M-F 8 am 5 pm CST.