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Recall: Nature’s Variety Dog Food

nature's variety instinct raw dog food recallNature’s Variety has recently recalled the following dog foods due to potential contamination with pieces of clear plastic. The affected batch has a “Best if used by” date of 10/04/13 and includes the following:

  • UPC# 7 69949 60137 1 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 3 lb. bag
  • UPC# 7 69949 70137 8 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula medallions, 27 lb. case
  • UPC# 7 69949 60127 2 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 6 lb. bag
  • UPC# 7 69949 70127 9 – Instinct Raw Organic Chicken Formula patties, 36 lb. case

The pet food company was alerted to this issue after receiving a consumer complaint. There have been no reported cases of harm to any pets due to this issue.

Packages were distributed throughout the US and Canada. Pet owners who have purchased affected products are encouraged to discontinue use and return the product to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Customers may call Nature’s Variety Consumer Relations team with any additional questions at 1 (888) 519-7387 Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST.

About Stacy @Trupanion

Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

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