All Menu Foods pet food with ChemNutra wheat gluten voluntarily recalled

05 Apr, 2007, 01:00 ET from Menu Foods

    TORONTO, April 5 /PRNewswire/ - In response to a news release - issued
 by ChemNutra Inc. during the evening of April 3, 2007 - Menu Foods today
 voluntarily expanded its pet food recall for selected "cuts and gravy" pet
 food products, manufactured back to November 8, 2006.
     ChemNutra Inc., a former supplier of wheat gluten to Menu Foods,
 announced a recall of all wheat gluten it imported from Xuzhou Anying
 Biologic Technology Development Co. in Wangdien, China. As a result, Menu
 Foods today announced an expansion of its recall to include all products
 manufactured with wheat gluten purchased from ChemNutra Inc. which Menu
 Foods' records show was first used on November 8, 2006 and last used on
 March 6, 2007.
     As a result of actions previously taken by Menu Foods, the vast
 majority of the products affected by this expansion are already off
 retailers' shelves. No new brands have been added. A total of 20 varieties
 have been added to the recall list and the additional varieties are listed
 below. All Menu Foods products not made with the recalled wheat gluten are
 safe to consume.
     A complete and updated list of recalled products is available at the
 Menu Foods website at www.menufoods.com.
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     Cat Food
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     Brand       Look For       Variety       Can or      Size       UPC
                 This Date     Description     Pouch
               on The Bottom
              of Can or Back
                 of Pouch
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     Authority
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                 Nov/20/09   Adult Sliced        Can       3oz    37257-37359
                             Chicken/Sauce
                             Formula 3oz
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                 Nov/21/09
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     Nutro Max Cat Gourmet Classics
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                 Nov/21/08   Pouch Kitten       Pouch      3oz    79105-36263
                             Chicken/Tomato
                             3oz
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                 Nov/22/08
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                 Nov/21/08   Pouch Senior       Pouch      3oz    79105-36265
                             Whitefish/Crab
                             3oz
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                 Nov/22/08
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     Pet Pride
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                 Nov/21/09   Flaked Tuna 3oz     Can       3oz    11110-80472
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                 Nov/22/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Chicken/
                             Heart/Liver 3oz     Can       3oz    11110-86261
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                 Nov/21/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Turkey/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    11110-86257
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                 Nov/21/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    11110-86264
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                 Nov/21/09
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     Sophistacat
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                 Nov/21/09   Flaked Chicken/
                             Tuna 3oz            Can       3oz    37257-01287
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                 Nov/22/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    37257-01243
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                 Nov/21/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Chicken/
                             Heart/Liver 3oz     Can       3oz    37257-01285
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                 Nov/21/09
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                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Salmon/
                             Chicken 3oz         Can       3oz    37257-01286
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                 Nov/21/09
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     Science Diet Feline Savory Cuts Can
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                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    52742-44120
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                 Jun/20/08
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                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Chicken/
                             Grvy 3oz            Can       3oz    52742-44110
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                 Jun/20/08
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                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Oceanfish/
                             Sauce 3oz           Can       3oz    52742-44010
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                 Jun/20/08
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                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Senior
                             Chicken/Gravy 3oz   Can       3oz    52742-46000
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                 Jun/20/08
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     Dog Food
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     Grreat Choice
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                 Nov/14/09   London Grill Cuts
                             13.2oz              Can     13.2oz   37257-37002
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                 Nov/15/09
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     Pet Pride
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                 Nov/28/08   Pouch Chicken
                             Teriyaki/Gravy
                             5.3oz              Pouch     5.3oz   11110-84172
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                 Nov/29/08
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                 Dec/01/08   Pouch With Stew
                             5.3oz              Pouch     5.3oz   11110-88124
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                 Dec/02/08
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     Springfield Prize
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                 Nov/14/09   Chicken Cuts/
                             Gravy 13.2oz        Can     13.2oz   41380-13901
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                 Nov/15/09
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     Stater Brothers
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                 Nov/14/09   Chicken Cuts/
                             Gravy 13.2oz        Can     13.2oz   74175-12240
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                 Nov/15/09
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SOURCE Menu Foods
    TORONTO, April 5 /PRNewswire/ - In response to a news release - issued
 by ChemNutra Inc. during the evening of April 3, 2007 - Menu Foods today
 voluntarily expanded its pet food recall for selected "cuts and gravy" pet
 food products, manufactured back to November 8, 2006.
     ChemNutra Inc., a former supplier of wheat gluten to Menu Foods,
 announced a recall of all wheat gluten it imported from Xuzhou Anying
 Biologic Technology Development Co. in Wangdien, China. As a result, Menu
 Foods today announced an expansion of its recall to include all products
 manufactured with wheat gluten purchased from ChemNutra Inc. which Menu
 Foods' records show was first used on November 8, 2006 and last used on
 March 6, 2007.
     As a result of actions previously taken by Menu Foods, the vast
 majority of the products affected by this expansion are already off
 retailers' shelves. No new brands have been added. A total of 20 varieties
 have been added to the recall list and the additional varieties are listed
 below. All Menu Foods products not made with the recalled wheat gluten are
 safe to consume.
     A complete and updated list of recalled products is available at the
 Menu Foods website at www.menufoods.com.
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     Cat Food
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     Brand       Look For       Variety       Can or      Size       UPC
                 This Date     Description     Pouch
               on The Bottom
              of Can or Back
                 of Pouch
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Authority
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Adult Sliced        Can       3oz    37257-37359
                             Chicken/Sauce
                             Formula 3oz
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Nutro Max Cat Gourmet Classics
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/08   Pouch Kitten       Pouch      3oz    79105-36263
                             Chicken/Tomato
                             3oz
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/22/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/08   Pouch Senior       Pouch      3oz    79105-36265
                             Whitefish/Crab
                             3oz
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/22/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Pet Pride
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09   Flaked Tuna 3oz     Can       3oz    11110-80472
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/22/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Chicken/
                             Heart/Liver 3oz     Can       3oz    11110-86261
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Turkey/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    11110-86257
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    11110-86264
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Sophistacat
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09   Flaked Chicken/
                             Tuna 3oz            Can       3oz    37257-01287
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/22/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    37257-01243
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Chicken/
                             Heart/Liver 3oz     Can       3oz    37257-01285
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/20/09   Sliced Salmon/
                             Chicken 3oz         Can       3oz    37257-01286
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/21/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Science Diet Feline Savory Cuts Can
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Beef/
                             Gravy 3oz           Can       3oz    52742-44120
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/20/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Chicken/
                             Grvy 3oz            Can       3oz    52742-44110
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/20/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Oceanfish/
                             Sauce 3oz           Can       3oz    52742-44010
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/20/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/19/08   Sliced Senior
                             Chicken/Gravy 3oz   Can       3oz    52742-46000
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Jun/20/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
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     Dog Food
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     Grreat Choice
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/14/09   London Grill Cuts
                             13.2oz              Can     13.2oz   37257-37002
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/15/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
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     Pet Pride
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                 Nov/28/08   Pouch Chicken
                             Teriyaki/Gravy
                             5.3oz              Pouch     5.3oz   11110-84172
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                 Nov/29/08
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                 Dec/01/08   Pouch With Stew
                             5.3oz              Pouch     5.3oz   11110-88124
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Dec/02/08
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Springfield Prize
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/14/09   Chicken Cuts/
                             Gravy 13.2oz        Can     13.2oz   41380-13901
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/15/09
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
 
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
     Stater Brothers
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/14/09   Chicken Cuts/
                             Gravy 13.2oz        Can     13.2oz   74175-12240
     -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                 Nov/15/09
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 SOURCE Menu Foods