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4health Pet Food

Important recall information appears below.

4health dog and cat food is a label manufactured by Diamond Pet Food Inc., specifically for the retailer Tractor Supply Co.


The Tractor Supply Company was originally started in 1938 as a mail-order business for tractor parts. Since then, it has grown to be one of the larger chains of retail stores aimed at offering customers in rural areas everything they need for their homes.

4health Quick Facts

Brand line includes: 4health Grain Free Pork & Potato Dog Food; 4health Grain Free Duck & Potato Dog Food; 4health Healthy Weight Dog Food; 4health Grain Free Turkey & Potato Dog Food; 4health All Life Stages Cat Formula; 4health Indoor Adult Cat Formula; 4health Grain Free Whitefish; and Potato, & Pea Formula for Adult Cats
Cost: $
Where to buy: Latest deals on 4health
Company: Tractor Supply Co.
Headquarters: 200 Powell Place, Brentwood TN, 37027
Contact info: 877-718-6750

Has 4health Ever Been Recalled?

Yes. In 2013 Diamond, the manufacturer of 4health, recalled several varieties of cat food including 4health because of potentially too low levels of thiamine, an essential vitamin (B1) for cats.

In 2012, Diamond also recalled all brands of 4health pet food manufactured in its Gaston, South Carolina, facility because of potential salmonella contamination.

More recently, in late June 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) identified 4health as one of 16 pet food brands that may be linked to heart disease in dogs and cats. None of those 16 brands have been recalled as part of the agency’s ongoing investigation, though. Most, but not all, of the pet foods are “grain-free” and/or dry (kibble) dog food formulations.

The FDA says this is a “complex scientific issue that may involve multiple factors,” and that it cannot even be certain that diet is a cause of the heart problems.

The full list of 4health recalls appears below.


List of 4health Recalls

March 2013

Cause: Low thiamine levels. Announcement: FDA report dated March 10, 2013What was recalled: 4health All Life Stages Cat Formula, 5 lb. and 18 lb. bags, Product Code #NGF0802 and “Best by” dates of either Aug. 14, 2013 or Aug. 18, 2013.

May 2012

Cause: Potential for salmonella. Announcement: FDA report dated May 5, 2012What was recalled: All brands of 4health dry pet foods with a “Best Before” date of Dec. 9, 2012 through April 7, 2013.

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