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Blue Buffalo cat treats recalled

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The Blue Buffalo Company Ltd. is voluntarily recalling a limited production of cat treats that contain an ingredient not permitted by the FDA for use in cat food.

The company has recalled Blue Kitty Yums Chicken Recipe Cat Treats that may contain low levels of propylene glycol.

The product is packaged in a 2 ounce plastic stand-up pouch and was distributed nationwide in the United States and Canada through pet specialty stores and e-commerce.

No other Blue pet foods or treats are involved in the recall.

Cats who ingest high doses of propylene glycol may "exhibit signs of depression and may have a loss of coordination, muscle twitching, and excessive urination and thirst. If your cat has consumed the recalled product and has these symptoms, please contact your veterinarian," the company said/

The packages included have the following code dates:

  • Blue Kitty Yums Tasty Chicken Recipe, UPC: 859610007820 – Best If Used By: April 24, 2016.
  • Blue Kitty Yums Tasty Chicken Recipe, UPC: 859610007820 – Best If Used By: July 24, 2016.

The FDA tested the product in response to a single consumer complaint. The company said it hasn’t received any other reports of incidents related to the cat treats.

Consumers with questions can contact Blue Buffalo at: 888–667-1508 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or by email at BlueBuffalo5883@stericycle.com for more information.

Blue Buffalo Company Ltd. is located in Wilton, CT.

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