DAD’S Pet Foods

 No recalls.

George Ainsworth Lang (“Dad”) started making his own dog food when his springer spaniel had an unexpected litter of puppies in 1933. Since then, the company has grown to offer dog and cat food made with ingredients sourced from local farmers.


The brand line is manufactured by Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, the same company created by the DAD’S founder. The family still owns and operates the company and brand line, among other lines of pet food.

DAD’S Quick Facts

Brand line includes: DAD’S Bite-Size Meal, DAD’S Trail Mix, DAD’S Natural Chunx, DAD’S Healthy Homestyle, DAD’S Special Mix, DAD’S Gourmet Blend Natural, DAD’S Indoor Blend
Cost: $$
Company: DAD’S Pet Foods/Ainsworth Pet Nutrition
Headquarters: Meadville, Pennsylvania
Contact info: 1-800-323-7738, website

Has DAD’S Pet Foods Ever Been Recalled?

No. This brand has never been recalled, according to our research.

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