Mars Recalls Pedigree Dry Dog Food Due to Metal Contamination

Summary

  • Company Announcement Date: May 17, 2024
  • Product Type: Animal & Veterinary, Food & Beverages
  • Reason for Announcement: Potential presence of loose metal pieces
  • Company Name: Mars Petcare US, Inc.
  • Brand Name: Pedigree
  • Product Description: Adult Complete Nutrition Grilled Steak & Vegetable Flavor Dry Dog Food

Company Announcement

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Mars Petcare US  has voluntarily recalled select bags of PEDIGREE dry dog food over concerns that the bags may contain loose pieces of metal, which could pose a health hazard to your pet.

The recall applies only to 44-pound bags of PEDIGREE Adult Complete Nutrition Grilled Steak & Vegetable Flavor Dry Dog Food.

According to the company, the affected products have a best-by date of March 4, 2025 and lot code 410B2TXT02. This limited voluntary recall affects only 315 bags of dry dog food sold by Walmart in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Product

Product Name Best By Date Lot Code
PEDIGREE Adult Complete Nutrition Grilled Steak & Vegetable Flavor Dry Dog Food (44 lb. bag) March 4, 2025 410B2TXT02

The Best By Date and Lot Code can both be found on the bottom seal of the back of the bag.

The potential presence of loose metal pieces in the bag could pose a health hazard to pets. If you believe your pet has consumed the affected product, you should monitor for unusual behavior and contact a veterinarian in the event of any concerns.

There have been no reports of pet injury or illness regarding the potentially impacted product. If you believe you have purchased this product, please stop using it.

No other PEDIGREE or Mars Petcare US products are affected or being recalled. Mars Petcare US is working with Walmart in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas to ensure that the affected products are no longer sold and have been removed from inventory.

Contact Mars Petcare US consumer care to initiate a return or with any questions at 1-800-525-5273 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM Central Standard Time (CST) Monday through Friday and 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM (CST) Saturday and Sunday or visit

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