Solid Gold Recalls Two Batches of Dog Food

Click here for a current list of all the dry dog food products that have been recalled due to the contaminated South Carolina manufacturing facility.

dry dog food in bowlOut of “an abundance of caution,” Solid Gold Health Products for Pets announced today it is voluntarily recalling two batches of its dog food manufactured in the South Carolina plant in which traces of Salmonella were found.

The recalled products, Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Food and Solid Gold WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food, were distributed in the United States and Canada between January and May 2012.

Fourteen people in four states have become ill after handling Diamond Pet Foods products manufactured in the same plant. Since April, Diamond has recalled nine brands of its dog food. Over the past few days, Natural Balance, Wellness, Canidae and Apex have voluntarily recalled dog food that was manufactured in the plant.

Salmonella can affect both animals and people who don’t wash their hands after handling contaminated pet products. While severe Salmonella infections are rare in adult dogs with healthy immune systems, they can be lethal to puppies whose immune systems are not fully developed, and older dogs with weakened immune systems.

All of the recalled Solid Gold products have Best Before dates of December 30, 2012.

i Love Dogs Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Food – Batch Code starting with SGL1201A32X; 4-pound UPC 093766750050, 15-pound bag UPC 093766750067 and 28.5-pound bag UPC 093766750081.

i Love Dogs Solid Gold WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food – Batch Code starting with SGB1201A31X; 4-pound bag UPC 093766750005, 15-pound bag UPC 093766750012 and 33-pound bag UPC 093766750029.

If you purchased any of these products, stop feeding it to your dog and throw it away. Do not handle the dry dog food. If you think you may have Salmonella poisoning, see your health care provider.

For more information about the Solid Gold recall or to obtain a replacement or refund, call 800-364-4863 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. PST Monday through Friday.

PHOTO: Ohiopetwatch

Laura Goldman

Laura Goldman is senior social media writer for i Love Dogs, Inc. She does love dogs. And elephants and turtles. Along with writing about the loves of her life, Laura likes to play with her two pound pups and tell anyone who'll listen just how awesome Pit Bulls are.

More Posts - Website

Follow Me:

Category : Recall Alerts

The Dog Park   


About Us is the nation’s premiere website for pet parents looking to find quality veterinary care for their dogs in their area. This extensive website also provides animal lovers with information on dog care, advice, information about veterinarians, health-related news and how-to articles that bring timely and pertinent health information to pet parents. Find A Vet’s comprehensive directory of veterinary clinics, hospitals and specialists allows pet parents to find dog-care professionals quickly and easily.


  • Dog-Friendly Establishments
  • I Love Dogs
  • i Love Dogs Diamonds
  • Shop ILD Store
  • TJ

© 2012 Find A Vet  All right reserved.  |   Terms & Conditions  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   About Us  |   Sitemap

Powered by i Love Dogs, Inc.

Send to Friend

Email Author: