Pet Food Recall- Vital Essentials


February, 26, 2018

Carnivore Meat Company is voluntarily recalling a limited amount, 73 cases, of Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Nibblets Entrée for Dogs because it has the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella.

Vital Essentials Freeze Dried Beef Nibblets Entrée for Dogs 1 lb.
Product UPC:  033211008947
Lot #:  13753
Best by date: 6/14/19







Affected products can be identified by comparing the following lot number: “Vital Essentials Freeze-Dried Beef Nibblets Entrée for Dogs” with “Lot #13753” .

The problem was discovered when the Michigan State Department of Agriculture selected and tested product from a single batch that was produced at the end of a single production day.   In an abundance of caution, and as a precautionary measure, we have chosen to withdraw the item listed above. There have been no customer complaints reported.

No other Vital Essentials product manufactured by Carnivore Meat Company is involved in this recall.

If you have any recalled product in inventory, please discard immediately in a covered trash receptacle, in a safe manner. We will issue credit for disposed items as a result of this voluntary recall.

Carnivore Meat Company takes pride in the overall quality of its pet food, and believes taking these precautionary steps is the most appropriate thing to do.

In the event you, your employees or customers have any questions, please contact Northland office or Vital Essentials at 920-370-6542 or