The event was initially announced by the FDA on December 8, 2011 and later updated by a second news bulletin dated December 13, 2011 (republished February 2, 2012).
The recall includes the 50-pound bags of the following products:
- Dog Power Hunters Formula 27-14
- Dog Power Adult Maintenance Formula 21-12
- Dog Power Hi-Pro Performance Formula 26-18
Aflatoxin is a toxin produced by a certain species of mold commonly found in cereal grains.
The affected products originally included Lot Codes K0004 through K1322. However, the updated bulletin now includes Lot Codes 4K1004 through 4K1322.