PEDIGREE dog food is being recalled in four states

Mars Petcare has recalled a limited number of bags of PEDIGREE dog food - FDA

A limited number of bags may contain bits of metal

Mars Petcare U.S. has issued a recall for 315 bags of PEDIGREE Adult Complete Nutrition Grilled Steak & Vegetable Flavor Dry Dog Food in the 44 lb. bag size only. The company says the bags could contain pieces of metal mixed in with the dog food.

The affected products have a Best By Date of March 4, 2025 and Lot Code 410B2TXT02. This is a limited voluntary recall only affecting 315 bags of product that were sold by Walmart in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.

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.

So far, there have been no reports of pet injury or illness regarding the potentially impacted product. 

What to do

If you believe you have purchased this product, stop using it. Contact Mars Petcare U.S. 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 Link Disclaimer.

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.

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