Big Red Dog Food

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Big Red is owned by Pro-Pet LLC. Pro-Pet manufactures pet food for distribution both in the United States and around the world and is owned by the H.I.G. Corp.


Pro-Pet says it places great emphasis on food quality, blending high-tech methodology with high-quality ingredients to ensure freshness and safety in its foods.

Big Red Quick Facts

Brand line includes: Big Red Puppy Food, Big Red Nuggets Dog Food, Big Red Nuggets Lamb Meal& Rice Dog Food, Big Red Great Gravy Dog Food, Big Red High Energy Dog Food, Big Red Beef Dinner Canned Dog Food, Big Red Chopped Chicken Canned Dog Food, Big Red With Beef Chunks ‘N Gravy Canned Dog Food, and Big Red With Beef ‘N Cheese Canned Dog Food
Cost: $$$
Company: Pro-Pet LLC
Headquarters: 1601 McKinley Road St. Marys, Ohio 45885
Contact info: 1-800-780-0874 or 419-394-3374, email

Has Big Red Ever Been Recalled?

Yes. In 2007, Big Red was ensnared in the massive Menu Foods recall, in which many brands of food were potentially contaminated with melamine.

List of Big Red Recalls

March 2007

Cause: Melamine. Announcement: FDA report. Recalled: Big Red Beef Cuts in Gravy and Big Red Chicken Cuts in Gravy.

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