Dog Food

Dog Food Recalled After Plastic Pieces Found in Some of the Bags Sold

by Fred

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Readers in the Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey area that buy their dog food from either Mars Petcare, Giant Food Stores LLC, or Martin’s Food Markets are advised to return any recently bought bags back to the place of purchase.  The foods affected by the recall are part of the Cesar line of canned dog food.

Here is a complete list of items included in the recall:

  • Cesar Classics Filet Mignon, 3.5 oz., UPC 23100017792, Item #: 21443, All Date Codes
  • Cesar Classics Variety Pack 24 pk., UPC 23100010257, Item #: 143949, All Date Codes


So far there have been no reports of any injuries or deaths from the faulty food.  Again, any one with Cesar dog food purchased at a Giant or Martin’s store is urged to discard any unused portions, and bring any remaining cans back to the store you bought them from with the receipt for a full refund.

Mars Petcare welcomes any pet parents with questions to contact them directly, and they have provided several options for your convince.  You can reach Mars at 1-800-421-6456, and they are available Monday through Friday, 8AM – 4:30PM CST, or on Saturdays from 8AM – 12PM CST.  They also have a website with more information on the recall, and you can click here to see it.  Both grocery stores involved in the recall are also available to assist customers at 1-888-814-4268, and there’s also a website which can be viewed by clicking here.