A massive recall is underway due to a botulism scare related to several canned meat and dog food brands manufactured by Castleberry's. Stores are asked to rid their shelves of more than 90 different Castleberry's Food products. For a complete list of the recalled items, see:
Botulism is a rare, but serious, paralytic disease. Symptoms include:
Symptoms generally begin 18 to 36 hours after eating a contaminated food, but they can occur as early as six hours or as late as ten days.
For more information, you can call Castleberry's consumer hotline at 800.203.4412 or 888.203.8446 or the Chatham County Health Department at 912.356.2160.
Follow the links to the right for more information on the recall and the disease.