Product name: California Natural, Evo, Healthwise, Innova, Karma.
Manufacturer: Natura Pet Products.
Reason for recall: Sampling showed salmonella present in some samples.
Affected lots: Pet food is sold through veterinary clinics and pet specialty retailers and includes all lots of dry dog, cat and ferret food with expiration dates prior to and including March 24, 2014.
Illnesses, injuries or deaths related to problem: Salmonella can affect animals eating the products and there is risk to humans from handling contaminated pet products, especially if they have not thoroughly washed their hands after having contact with the products or any surfaces exposed to these products. Pets with Salmonella infections may be lethargic and have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever, and vomiting. Infected but otherwise healthy pets can be carriers and infect other animals or humans. If your pet has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, contact your veterinarian.
What to do with the product: Discard and go to www.naturapet.com or call Natura at 800-224-6123.