Recalled Product Name/Brand/ID

Product Name: Project Watson Eyelid Wipes for Dogs

Brand: Bausch + Lomb

Recall ID: 9945

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Recalled Project Watson Eyelid Wipes for Dogs (45 count)

Potential Risks or Issues

When the recalled dog eyelid wipes are opened and in use, bacteria and fungi, which are organisms found widely in the environment, soil, and water, can be introduced and grow in the container, posing a risk of serious infection to people with weakened immune systems. Individuals with wounds may also be at higher risk of infection. People with healthy immune systems are not typically affected.

Has Anyone Been Injured?

The company has received seven reports of a substance developing in the container after the product had been opened and in use. No illness of consumers or pets has been reported.

About the Recall

This recall involves two lots of Project Watson Eyelid Wipes (45 count) for dogs, which are packaged in a small round container with a twist-on lid and blue and white labeling. “PROJECT WATSON” and “BAUSCH + LOMB” are printed on the label. One of two recalled lot numbers, A09050 and A10055, is printed on the bottom of the container.

Where to Find Unique Identification of this Product

The unique identification of the recalled product can be found on the bottom of the container, where one of the two lot numbers, A09050 or A10055, is printed.

How Many Units Are Affected? Affected Batch/Date Range

About 32,000 units of the Project Watson Eyelid Wipes for Dogs are affected by this recall. The affected batch includes the two lot numbers: A09050 and A10055.

Who is the Distributor(s)?

The distributor of the recalled product is Bausch & Lomb Americas Inc., located in Bridgewater, New Jersey.

Places Where Recalled Product was Sold

The recalled Project Watson Eyelid Wipes for Dogs were sold at PetSmart, Walmart, and other stores nationwide, as well as online at and The product was available for purchase from February 2023 through March 2024, with prices ranging between $13 and $15.

Where was This Manufactured?

The recalled product was manufactured in the United States.

Actions for Consumers

  • Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled eyelid wipes.
  • Request a full refund by submitting a picture of their product via an online form at
  • The refund will be in the form of a check sent to consumers via U.S. mail.
  • Dispose of the product in its container with household trash.

Additional Information

For more information about the recall, consumers can contact Project Watson toll-free at 877-857-1149 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET Monday through Friday. They can also visit or and click on “Recall Notice” at the bottom of the page.

Regulatory Compliance

The recall complies with the regulations set by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

How Can I Protect Myself From Falling Victim?

To protect yourself from potential risks, it is advisable to stop using the recalled Project Watson Eyelid Wipes for Dogs immediately. Follow the actions for consumers mentioned above to request a refund and dispose of the product properly.

Final Thought

It is crucial for consumers to be aware of product recalls and take necessary actions to ensure their safety and the safety of their pets. By following the recommended steps, consumers can mitigate any potential risks associated with the recalled product.