• Pet Food

    Canned pet food shortage causing woes among pet owners

    HAMBURG, N.Y. (WKBW) — Some of the big retailers are finding ways to avert the supply chain issues. Stores like WalMart, Target and Macy’s are re-routing ships to ports that are not as congested. The stores are also hiring more workers, and unloading cargo during off-hours. In some cases, stores opting for air freight instead of container ships.The Biden Administration recently announced that the port of Los Angeles would run 24 hours a day, but that has not happened yet. While toilette paper and baby food are in short supply, canned cat and dog food have also made the list. The shortage in canned pet food is causing an increase…

  • Pet Food

    Thousands of cases of canned dog food recalled over risky vitamin level

    The latest dog food recall comes from Fromm Family Foods, though it doesn’t have anything to do with the salmonella or aflatoxin that was behind numerous recalls earlier this year. This time around, the dog food is being recalled because it may have higher than expected levels of vitamin D, which could lead to health problems, including kidney troubles. The recall covers around 5,500 cases of Fromm’s Four Star Shredded Entrée canned dog food, the announcement reveals. These cans were distributed to pet stores across the US; they’re packaged in 12oz cans and feature the Best-By date “08/2024.” Specific products covered by the recall include shredded turkey, pork, chicken, and…

  • Pet Food

    Fromm recalls 5,500 cases of canned dog food

    MEQUON, WIS. — Fromm Family Foods announced a voluntary recall on Oct. 1 including 5,500 cases of its shredded dog food formulas due to potentially elevated levels of vitamin D. Consumers were warned to stop feeding the recalled products immediately. The recall includes four products distributed to neighborhood pet stores across the United States. Each product included in the recall was sold in 12-can multipacks. Four-Star Shredded Beef in Gravy Entrée food for dogs  (12 oz cans) UPC: 7270511876 Best By Date: 082024 Four-Star Shredded Chicken in Gravy Entrée (12 oz cans) UPC: 7270511880 Best By Date: 082024 Four-Star Shredded Pork in Gravy Entrée (12 oz cans) UPC: 7270511878 Best…