March 13, 2023 — Stratford Care USA, Inc is recalling multiple brands of Omega-3 supplements due to potentially elevated levels of vitamin A.
Vitamin A, while essential to a healthy diet, can cause health problems and Vitamin A toxicity if too much is ingested over a long period of time.
Stratford Care USA, Inc Omega-3 supplements for cats and dogs. The white plastic container containing 60 soft gels has a marking on the bottom stating “lot 31133 EXP 04/13/23” and “lot 30837 EXP 10/26/22”.
Stratford Care USA, Inc is solely a distributor of supplements and the product in question was produced by a contract manufacturer and sold to Stratford Care USA, Inc.
The recalled product has been private labeled under various brand names, but you can identify it by using the labels and chart listed below.
|Brand Name||Product Name||UPC (If Applicable)|
|Orlando Vets||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|All Creatures Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|All Veterinary Supply, INC||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Jungle Pet||Skin+Coat Omega-3 Soft Gels||85000395223|
|Animal Medical Clinic||Omega V3 Softgels||169682510808|
|Animal Medical Clinic Melbourne Beach||Omega V3 Softgels|
|Animal Care Hospital||Omega-3 Fatty Acid Max Strength Soft Gels||NA|
|Animal Medical Center||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Barnes Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Brentwood Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Cherokee Trail Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Clinton Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Clyde’s Animal Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Coastal Animal Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Columbia Hospital For Animals||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Compassion Veterinary Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Doc Ladue’s||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Dogwood Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Doral Centre Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Eagles Landing Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Pet Health Solutions||Omega Caps||814087005489|
|SPCA of North Brevard||Omega-V3 Soft Gels|
|LaVale Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Twin Maples||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|University Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Venice Pines Veterinary Clinic||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Lake Dow Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|MVH Mann Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|All Paws Animal Clinic Royal Palm Beach||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Bottle Tree Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Brookwood Veterinary Clinic||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Cleveland Park Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Crown Heights Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Eagle’s Landing Veterinary Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|LVH Veterinary||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Mt Orab Veterinary Clinic||Dr. Hayes’s Omega-V3 Soft Gels||NA|
|Oak Tree Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Patterson Veterinary Hospital – Mason||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Prospect Heights Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Smyth County Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Stateline Animal Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|The Pet Clinic of Urbana, LLC||Omega-V3 Softgel||NA|
|Valdosta Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Viking Community Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Westbrook Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|My Pet Hospital||Omega-3 Soft Gels||NA|
|North Shore Animal League America||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|NPC Northgate Pet Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Northwest Tennessee Veterinary Services||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Pawstruck.com||Omega-V3 Soft Gels||850005963080|
|Perry Animal Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Pleasant Plains Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Seiler Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Stratford Animal Health||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Summerfields Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|SensoVet Animal Health Wellness||Advanced Omega-3 Softgel||NA|
|University Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels\||NA|
|Vet4Bulldog||V4B Bully Fish oil omega-3 EFA||603981565911|
|Waggin’ Wheel Vet Clinic||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Wellsboro Small Animal Hospital Veterinary Medical Center||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Wickham Road Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
|Wilton Manors Animal Hospital||Omega-V3 Softgels||NA|
No other Stratford USA, Inc products are impacted by this voluntary recall.
What Caused the Recall?
The recall has come after Stratford Care USA, Inc received a single Serious Adverse Event from a sole consumer whose dogs were exhibiting signs of vitamin A toxicity after consuming the product. This is the only Adverse Event to date.
Stratford Care USA, Inc is collaborating with the FDA and taking all necessary steps to remove all products with these lot numbers from the market.
What to do?
The FDA recommends that pet parents immediately stop feeding the affected product to their dogs and discard any remainder in a way that no wildlife or other animals can get to it.
It also recommends that veterinary and other retail partners should remove and discard the recalled product from their inventory.
Consumers are invited to reach out to Stratford Care USA, Inc with any questions or for refunds. You may call 877-498-2002, Monday-Friday, 9 am to 5 pm EST or via email at [email protected].
Customers who purchased this product directly from Stratford Care USA Inc, can receive a full refund by emailing their information to [email protected]
Reporting Pet Food Problems
U.S. citizens can report complaints about FDA-regulated pet food products by calling the consumer complaint coordinator in your area.
Or go to the FDA’s “Report a Pet Food Complaint” page.
Canadians can report any health or safety incidents related to the use of this product by filling out the Consumer Product Incident Report Form.
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