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Veggie Booty Recalled!

The popular snack Veggie Booty is being recalled nationwide due to possible contamination with salmonella bacteria, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration reported.

Consumers are urged to throw any packages of the product away. This recall needs immediate attention as Veggie Booty is often eaten by children, and parents are urged to watch for signs of gastrointestinal illness in any youngster who has already eaten the product. The FDA has had 52 reports of illness in 17 states, beginning in March. Almost all of the victims have been children under age 10, mostly toddlers. Symptoms of salmonella poisoning may include bloody diarrhea abdominal cramps and fever. Symptoms usually begin within four days of exposure. People with weaker immune systems, including the young and elderly, are especially prone to salmonella poisoning.


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kerneschick2005 kerneschick2005 9 years
uh ohhhhhhhhhhhhh
Eileen Eileen 9 years
I know this was first posted 06/29/2007 but it was still scary, I usually get Pirate Booty over Veggie Booty but I like it too.
poetess poetess 9 years
mellie_608 mellie_608 9 years
Just the Veggie Booty - Check out this site: Probably because Salmonella can be present in some fruits and vegetables, because it contains a blend of Spinach, Kale, Cabbage, Carrots and Broccoli
AucuneRancune AucuneRancune 9 years
kiddylnd kiddylnd 9 years
Yes, are any other products involved? We've got some Smart Puffs sitting at home that my son's been eating all week!
rbex rbex 9 years
Thanks so much for posting this!!! My friend feeds this to her 1 year old :(
amandaaa amandaaa 9 years
oh jeez! i wonder if their other products are okay, i love pirate's booty! i've only had veggie booty once and everyone thought it was gross and thought i was crazt.
DesignRchic DesignRchic 9 years
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