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2010-09-07 10:25:00

According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, nearly 75,000 bags of dog treats have been recalled because of salmonella concerns. Hartz Mountain Corp. voluntarily recalled the treats after random sample testing by the FDA indicated the presence of salmonella organisms in one or more 8-ounce bags of Hartz Naturals Real Beef Treats for Dogs. The company is investigating the source of the potential contamination and has not received any reports of animals or people becoming ill because...

2008-10-21 13:50:00

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the voluntary recall of Hartz-brand chicken-basted rawhide chips due to possible contamination. The FDA said the Hartz Mountain Corp. of Secaucus, N.J., initiated the recall of one specific lot of the chips because it might be contaminated with salmonella bacteria that can cause serious infections in dogs, and, if there is cross-contamination, in people as well. The recall involves 4,850 2-pound plastic bags of "Hartz Chicken-Basted Rawhide...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'