Pounce Recall History and Pet Food Brand Info

Important Pounce recall information appears below.

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Brand Name: Pounce
Related Brands:
9Lives, Milk-Bone, Benign Carry-Outs, Milo’s Kitchen, Pup-Peroni
Product Lines:
Pounce Crunchy Tuna Flavor, Pounce Crunchy Tuna & Salmon Flavor, Pounce Crunchy Chicken & Turkey Flavor, Pounce Crunchy Catnip Flavor, Pounce Crunchy Catnip Flavor
Big Heart Pet Inc. (a subsidiary of J.M. Smucker Company)
One Maritime Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94111

Pounce Company Overview

The Pounce brand line produces crunchy and moist treats for cats. It was previously manufactured by Del Monte but is now under Big Heart Pet Brands (which was acquired by J.M. Smucker Company in 2015, so the manufacturer name may change in the future).

Has There Ever Been Pounce a Recall?

There has been a Pounce recall, according to our research.

One treat line was recalled in 2007 because of potential melamine contamination (melamine is not approved for use in food).

Pounce Recall History

April 2007
Cause: Potential for melamine. Announcement: Archived report dated April 6, 2007. What was recalled: Pounce Meaty Morsels Moist Chicken Flavor Cat Treats, unspecified packaging and weight, with a Best By date of Sept. 9, 2008.

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