FDA: Several dog food brands recalled due to potential Vitamin D risk

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Sunshine Mills, Inc. is recalling several brands of dog food that may contain an excess of vitamin D, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Dogs who ingest elevated of Vitamin D may experience symptoms such as vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling, weight loss or renal dysfunction, according to the FDA. 

The following products are being recalled:

  • Evolve Chicken & Rice Puppy Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 14-pound bag
    • UPC: 0-73657-00862-0
  • Evolve Chicken & Rice Puppy Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 28-pound bag
    • UPC: 0-73657-00863-7
  • Sportsman’s Pride Large Breed Puppy Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 40-pound bag
    • UPC: 0-70155-10566-0
  • Sportsman’s Pride Large Breed Puppy Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 40-pound bag
    • UPC: 0-70155-10564-0
  • Triumph Chicken & Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 3.5 pound bag
    • UPC: 0-73657-00873-6
  • Triumph Chicken & Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 16-pound bag
    • UPC: 0-73657-00874-3
  • Triumph Chicken & Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food
    • Size: 30-pound bag
    • UPC 0-73657-00875-0

No other Evolve®, Sportsman’s Pride® or Triumph® products are affected by the recall. 

The affected products were sold in stores within the United States, and distributed in Japan, Puerto Rico, Colombia, Israel, Canada and South Korea.

If your dog is exhibiting any of these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian.

The FDA is urging consumers who’ve purchased any of the affected products to dispose of it immediately or return it to the retailer for a full refund.

For more information, contact Sunshine Mills, Inc. customer service at (800) 705-2111 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time, Monday through Friday, or by email at customer.service@sunshinemills.com. 

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