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Evolve Pet Food

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Evolve dog and cat food is produced by Sunshine Mills, which has been manufacturing pet food since 1960. The Evolve brand features real meat and no corn, wheat or soy. The pet food is manufactured in the United States.


Evolve Quick Facts

Brand line includes: Evolve Grain Free Dog Food, Evolve Maintenance Formula Dog Food, Evolve Senior/Lite Dog Food, Evolve Kitten Formula Natural Cat Food, Evolve Maintenance Formula with Chicken Natural Cat Food, Evolve Grain Free Dog Treats
Cost: $$$
Where to buy: Latest deals on Evolve pet food
Company: Sunshine Mills Inc.
Headquarters: 500 6th Street SW,​ P.O. Box 676,​ Red Bay, AL 35582​
Contact info: 1-800-633-3349, website

Has Evolve Pet Food Ever Been Recalled?

Yes. In fall 2018, an Evolve puppy formula was recalled because of elevated levels of Vitamin D. A decade earlier, in 2007, this brand was recalled for possible melamine contamination. Full details of all Evolve recalls appear below.

List of Evolve Pet Food Recalls

November 2018

Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin D. Announcement: FDA announcement dated Nov. 27, 2018 (archived here). What was recalled: The following dry dog food with best by dates of Nov. 1, 2018 – Nov. 8, 2019: 14 lb. and 28 lb. bags of Evolve Puppy Formula (Chicken & Rice), UPC numbers 0-73657-00862-0 and 0-73657-00863-7.

March 2007

Cause: Melamine. Announcement: FDA report from spring 2007. What was recalled: Evolve Kitten Formula, 3 lbs. and 7 lbs., UPC #7365700251 and 73657 00250, Best by Aug. 12, 2008.

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