Mars PetCare Pet Food Recall

Mars has announced another pet food recall this week. These products were manufactured at its Everson, Pennsylvania facility and are being voluntarily recalled because of potential contamination with Salmonella serotype Schwarzengrund. This recall only affects the United States.

The brands effected include:

  • Pedigree
  • Paws & Claws
  • Members Mark
  • Doggy Bag
  • Natural Dog & Cat Food (Sam’s Club)
  • Red Flannel
  • Retriever
  • PMI Nutrition
  • Country Acres
  • Special Kitty
  • Pet Pride
  • Ol’ Roy
  • Wegman’s Buju & Ziggie
  • Wegman’s Bruiser

To determine if your food has been recalled look at the UPC symbol.

All code dates, with the exception of PEDIGREE®, are listed in a similar format as noted below:
Consumers should look for “17” as the first two digits of the second line. Sample:
Best By Feb 18 09
17 1445 1

For PEDIGREE® the Everson code date format is as follows:
Consumers should look for “PAE” on the bottom line – the sixth, seventh and eighth digits. Sample:
PEDIGREE ® Small Crunchy Bites
Best Before 02/2009
808G1PAE01 12:00

For more information, you can call 1-877-568-4463.


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