The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has ordered the immediate recall of all ALLCA ADULT AND PUPPY BEEF MEALS as they are not registered by the Authority. These products are manufactured by Allca Bio-Technology Company Limited from an unlicensed premises and distributed by Mr. Carlos Muttouk. These products came to notice through several reports of illness and death of dogs who consumed them. The Authority has subsequently closed down the manufacturing site while it investigates the cause of contamination and resultant deaths.
The FDA urges the following immediate actions from wholesalers and retailers:
All pet owners are encouraged to contact a veterinarian immediately if their pets have consumed these products.
Product Names: ALLCA ADULT BEEF MEAL AND ALLCA PUPPY BEEF MEAL
Manufacturer: Allca Bio-Technology Company Limited, Street 1 opp. Roman School, Kasoa - Senya Breku, C/R
Distributor: Mr. Carlos Muttouk
Contact: 0241544613, 0598585666
The owner of Allca Bio-Technology Company Limited has been arrested. The FDA is working with the Ghana Police Service to investigate the matter to ensure the safety and well-being of pets and also prevent the occurrence of such an incident in future.
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