Pet Food Recalls — Is Your Pet’s Brand on Our List?

Petful (formerly Pets Adviser) has compiled a list of known U.S. pet food recalls for the past several years. Is your dog or cat food on our list? Take a look and see. Recalls are listed in order from newest to oldest.

March 26, 2016

Maker: Smallbatch Pets Inc.
Cause: Potential for salmonella and listeria
Announcement: Company announcement dated March 26, 2016, via the FDA
What was recalled: 3 lb. frozen bags of Smallbatch Dog Duckbatch Sliders, Lot #CO27 and “Best by” date of Jan. 27, 2017

March 18, 2016

fromm-gold-dog-food-can-recall-2016Maker: Fromm Family Foods LLC
Cause: Inadequate levels of vitamins and minerals
Announcement: Company recall announcement dated March 18, 2016
What was recalled: All lots of the following 12 oz. Fromm Gold canned dog foods:

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  • Chicken Pate, Code #11893
  • Chicken & Duck, Code #11895
  • Salmon & Chicken Pate, Code #11891

March 10, 2016

Maker: Nestlé Purina PetCare
Cause: Inadequate vitamins and minerals
Announcement: Company news release dated March 10, 2016
What was recalled: The following wet dog food brands with both a “Best Before” date range of June 2017 to August 2017 and production code range starting with the first 4 digits of 5363 to 6054:

  • Beneful Prepared Meals, 10 oz. tubs (all varieties)
  • Beneful Chopped Blends, 10 oz. tubs (all varieties)
  • Pro Plan Savory Meals, 10 oz. tubs (limited to 5 varieties: Braised Chicken Entrée, Braised Pork Entrée, Braised Turkey Entrée, Grilled Salmon Entrée, Braised Beef & Rice Entrée)

Jan. 15, 2016

Maker: Carnivore Meat Company
Cause: Potential for salmonella
Announcement: Company news release dated Jan. 15, 2016
What was recalled: 6 lb. packages of Vital Essentials Frozen Chicken Patties Entrée for Dogs, Lot # 11475 and “Best by” date of Nov. 8, 2016

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Jan. 4, 2016

Maker: Big Dog Natural
Cause: Potential for salmonella or listeria
Announcement: FDA report dated Jan. 4, 2016
What was recalled: All weight volumes of Big Dog Natural Chicken Supreme and Big Dog Natural Fish Supreme; only those packages shipped during the week of Oct. 31 to Nov. 13, 2015 to online customers

There have been no more recalls this year, but there were many more last year. Start browsing the 2015 recalls here:

Previous Recalls

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