The Natural Balance recall is voluntary by the J.M. Smucker Company for one lot of their Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Chicken & Liver Paté Formula canned cat food due to health concerns likely associated with elevated levels of choline chloride.
The recall is only for the 5.5 oz cans of Ultra Premium Chicken & Liver Paté Formula cat food with Lot Code 9217803 and best by date 8/04/2021.
This recall has been added to the Safe Pet Treats app. Available on iTunes and Google Play.
From the FDA website:
The J. M. Smucker Company today announced a voluntary recall of one lot of Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Chicken & Liver Paté Formula canned catfood due to health concerns likely associated with elevated levels of choline chloride.
Ingesting impacted product may cause nausea with excessive salivation, constricted pupils and poor vision, diarrhea or vomiting to more severe symptoms including difficulty walking, muscle shaking, tremors, irregular heartbeat, difficulty breathing, possible cardiac or respiratory failure and, in extreme situations, death. Pet parents are encouraged to contact their cat’s veterinarian immediately if their cat is displaying any of these symptoms.
If pet parents have any product matching the following description in their possession, they should stop feeding it to their cats and dispose of the product. This information can be found on the bottom of each can.
Product Name – Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Chicken & Liver Paté Formula canned cat food 5.5 oz can
Retail UPC Code – 2363353227
Lot Code – 9217803
Best If Used By Date – 08 04 2021
These products are most commonly sold in pet specialty retailers and online throughout the United States and Canada. No other Natural Balance® products are impacted by this recall.
The Company has received reports of adverse reactions. Pet parents that have questions or would like to report adverse reactions should call 888-569-6828, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET or email anytime at email@example.com.