March 2016 Purina Dog Food Recall

March 2016 – Purina issues a recall of wet dog food products.

The pet food company Purina has recalled a number of wet dog food products because they “may not contain the recommended levels of added vitamins and minerals”. It is a voluntary recall as a precautionary measure.

The recalled items were manufactured on one production line at a Purina facility in St Joseph, Missouri and have been sold in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico.

The company recommends customers discard any affected food and is offering a full refund. Customers should contact the company at 1-800-877-7919 (US & Puerto Rico) or 1-800-345-5678 (Canada).

The products are all varieties of Beneful Prepared Meals and Beneful Chopped Blends wet foods in 10oz tubs and five varieties of Pro Plan Savory Meals in 10oz tubs that have a production code range from 5363 to 6054 and a “best by” date between June 2017 and August 2017.

Customers should check for the following UPC codes to identify affected items:

Beneful Prepared Meals 10oz Tubs:

Beef Stew 17800-10965

Chicken Stew 17800-12861

Simmered Beef Entrée 17800-10963

Simmered Chicken Medley 17800-10964

Beef & Chicken Medley 17800-12859

Roasted Chicken Recipe 17800-10764

Roasted Turkey Medley 17800-10968

Savory Rice & Lamb Stew 17800-10967

Beneful Chopped Blends 10oz Tubs:

With Beef, Carrots, Peas & Barley 17800-15494

With Chicken, Carrots, Peas & Wild Rice 17800-15496

With Lamb, Brown Rice, Carrot, Tomato, Spinach 17800-15498

With Chicken, Liver, Peas, Brown Rice, Sweet Potato 17800-16960

With Salmon, Sweet Potato, Brown Rice, Spinach 17800-16962

With Turkey, Sweet Potato, Brown Rice, Spinach 17800-16966

Pro Plan Savory Meals 10oz Tubs:

Braised Chicken Entrée 38100-16148

Braised Pork Entrée 38100-16151

Braised Turkey Entrée 38100-16147

Grilled Salmon Entrée 38100-16155

Braised Beef & Rice Entrée 38100-16143