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Blue Buffalo Recall

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centrop67
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Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by centrop67 » Wed Feb 15, 2017 1:40 pm

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Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Healthy Weight, Chicken Dinner with Garden Vegetables
12.5 ounce can
UPC: 8-40243-10017-0
Codes: Best By 08/03/2019 (located on the bottom of the can)
Michael
The pack -> Radar (DS), Leela (Mal?), and Karen (Human) - Cutler Bay, FL USA
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Re: Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by Mark77 » Tue Apr 04, 2017 7:08 pm


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Tell us about yourself: I'm Keith, 28 years old born and raised outside Chicago. I adopted Duke, the Dutch Shepherd from a Chicago foster based rescue. Duke had an unfortunate first 2 months of his upbringing but he's been a prince around here ever since.

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Re: Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by Duke » Sun Jul 23, 2017 4:54 am

I switched from Blue, to Wellness core, I always felt that as a brand gets bigger because of marketing, the quality tends to slack because now everybody is looking at their numbers

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Tell us about yourself: I am: a father of 2 boys, a carpenter, hunter, runner. We have extensive experience with sled dogs, shepherd mixes, a wolf hybrid, and our current dog a 95# long haired Shiloh Shepherd. We added Endeavor in April 2016. She was not working out in HRD. I train for game recovery and general utility.
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Re: Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by TimL_168 » Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:22 am

I don't think they've had a single recall on kibble. It's only been the canned stuff. I feed Blue. I might switch to Merrick though-I looked into it and found that for just a few bucks more/bag I can have it delivered. I've never had a problem with Blue kibble. My big girl has been eating it for a decade.
Tim L.
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Duke
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Tell us about yourself: I'm Keith, 28 years old born and raised outside Chicago. I adopted Duke, the Dutch Shepherd from a Chicago foster based rescue. Duke had an unfortunate first 2 months of his upbringing but he's been a prince around here ever since.

Healthy, happy, energetic, and super social.

Re: Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by Duke » Sun Jul 23, 2017 3:03 pm

TimL_168 wrote:
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:22 am
I don't think they've had a single recall on kibble. It's only been the canned stuff. I feed Blue. I might switch to Merrick though-I looked into it and found that for just a few bucks more/bag I can have it delivered. I've never had a problem with Blue kibble. My big girl has been eating it for a decade.
I believe you're right about the kibble. It's excellent stuff, I know. Of course after reading something sometime or another I let it dictate that this is the reason Duke was overly excessively drinking water, blah blah blah. I will say his coat does appear much more silky smooth with this wellness core. You are what you eat ^_^


never understood how people could spend 13.99 on a 22lb bag and feed it to their dogs. His huge bag might cost nearly $70 but it last about a month. $2.30 a day to feed quality, a dollar a meal, woooo big deal. People get hung up on the price tag, break it down

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Re: Blue Buffalo Recall

Post by Joxgirl » Wed Jul 26, 2017 12:21 am

I look at Rogue this way, She is my Lamborghini. I would never put junk in my Lamborghini, therefore I would never buy junk dog food for my dog. Its ok to spend money on quality food.
Saralee
Rogue (Dutch Shepherd)-9 months old

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