Why was there a recall on pedigree dog food?

2020-05-25 by No Comments

Why was there a recall on pedigree dog food?

Pedigree later conceded that there was a connection between the mold and the illnesses in dogs.

Is there a recall on MARS Pedigree bites?

Mars Petcare U.S. announced a voluntary recall for limited bags of Pedigree Complete Nutrition Small Crunchy Bites. The affected products were sold in Albertsons stores located in Southern Californian and Las Vegas, Nevada. These Pedigree treats may be contaminated with Salmonella.

Are there any additives in pedigree dog food?

This wet dog food from Pedigree is free from artificial flavors. However, it does have added color and carrageenan. Carrageenan is an additive that some experts claim may potentially contribute to certain conditions in dogs. Unnamed animal ingredients like meat by-products make this recipe not-so-ideal for dogs with certain protein sensitivities.

Where are pedigree Iams and Cesar pet food manufactured?

During 2017 inspections of the Mars Inc. canning facility in Columbus, Ohio, where Pedigree, Iams and Cesar pet foods are manufactured, along with other brands, Mars told inspectors it was hearing consumer complaints about foreign objects — including insects — in the pet food.

Who is the company that makes pedigree dog food?

Pedigree Petfoods is a subsidiary of Mars Inc., the candy maker that in recent years has grown to become the world’s No. 1 pet food company in terms of sales. “Everything we do is for the love of dogs, from the dog food we make to the dog adoption drive we support,” the company states.

Why was Kal Kan changed to Pedigree dog food?

Gradually, the name Kal Kan was dropped altogether, making it just Pedigree dog food — though the former name would later get a new life as Kal Kan dog food sold at Walmart. The name change to Pedigree reflected a changing market.