Hill’s Pet Nutrition Is Latest Brand to Get Hit by Dog Food Recall

(NEWSER) – Dog owners have another food recall to worry about. This time, it involves Hill’s Pet Nutrition brands, many of which are formulated for dogs requiring special diets. The concern is excessive vitamin D, which can be lethal for dogs, reports People. Hill’s blames a supplier and says it’s getting the problem under control. The list of affected varieties (they’re all canned) can be found here. The move follows an FDA recall of several other brands in December, also for excessive vitamin D. Details on that recall, involving Elm Pet Foods, Sunshine Mills, Nutrisca, Natural Life Pet Products, and others, are here. While vitamin D is essential for dogs, too much can cause toxicity leading to death.

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