Apex Chicken and Rice Dog food is being recalled as part of the Diamond Pet Food recall.  The produce was only distributed in South Carolina.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 4, 2012

Apex Pet Foods announced today that it is issuing a voluntary recall of all dry dog food formulas manufactured on January 24, 2012.

Although there have been no animal or human illnesses related to Apex Dog Food and the product has not tested positive for Salmonella, the company has voluntarily initiated this recall out of caution to ensure the health and safety of consumers and their pets.

The following products are being recalled

Apex Chicken and Rice Dog
40 lb.
Production Code:  ACD0101B32
Best By Date:  24-Jan-2013

Apex Chicken and Rice Dog  
20 lb.
Production Code: ACD0101B32
Best By Date:  24-Jan-2013

This product was only distributed in the State of South Carolina.

Apex Pet Foods apologizes for any potential issues this may have caused pet owners and their pets.

Pet owners who are unsure if the product they purchased is included in the recall, or who would like replacement product or a refund, may contact Apex Pet Foods via a toll free call at 1-866-918-8756, Monday through Sunday, 8 am – 6pm EST. The company is working with distributors and retailers to ensure all affected product is removed from shelves.