CURiO recalls Capri Blue Pet products

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The products can contain bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa,

CURiO Brands of Minneapolis, Minn., is recalling about 59,000 containers of Capri Blue pet sprays and shampoos.

The products can contain bacteria, including Pseudomonas aeruginosa, an environmental organism found widely in soil and water.

People with weakened immune systems or external medical devices who are exposed to Pseudomonas aeruginosa face a risk of serious infection that may require medical treatment.

Those with healthy immune systems are usually not affected by the bacteria.

The company is aware of reported infections with eleven dogs and is investigating these reports to see if there is any connection to the recalled products.

This recall involves all Capri Blue Deodorizing Pet Bedding Spray, Capri Blue Waterless Foaming Shampoo, Capri Blue Deodorizing Fragrance Spritz and Capri Blue Detangling and Conditioning Spray.

The spray bottles are blue and white. “capri BLUE” and the product name are printed on the label.

The pet products, manufactured in the U.S., were sold at specialty stores and online at from June through August 2023 for between $14 and $20.

What to do

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled products purchased from June through August 2023 and complete the refund request form at or call the firm toll-free. Consumers should take a picture of the product with their initials and date written in marker and email it to and dispose of the product in its container with household trash. Do not empty the product prior to disposal.

Consumers may contact CURiO Brands toll-free at (877) 748-7141 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday, by email at or online at for more information.

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