A Chocolate Labrador puppy eating from a pet dish, - 7 weeks old

Popular Dog Food Sold at Walmart and Target Recalled

A popular brand of dog food has been voluntarily recalled due to potential contamination with salmonella. 

Freshpet Select Fresh From the Kitchen Home Cooked Chicken Recipe was sold in 4.5-pound bags with a sell-by date of Oct. 29, 2022, according to the Food and Drug Administration. The product's retail UPC is 627975011673.

There have been no reported illnesses in pets or their humans (handling salmonella-contaminated food can be hazardous for people), but some of the contaminated product was shipped to stores inadvertently. A dog with a salmonella infection would show similar symptoms to a human, including vomiting, diarrhea, and fever. If your dog has consumed the recalled product, Freshpet advises you to call your vet.

The recalled products were shipped to Walmart stores in Alabama and Georgia, and Target stores in Puerto Rico and 10 states: Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, and West Virginia.

FreshpetPhoto credit:

Anyone with the recalled dog food should immediately dispose of the product. Freshpet asks that anyone who purchased the recalled product, has any questions about the recall, or requests a reimbursement to call the company at (800) 285-0563 or visit the recall website set up by Freshpet.

More From Cheapism:

12 Things That Are Dangerous for Dogs to Eat

Three Popular Brands of Spray Deodorant Recalled Over Cancer Fears

Dangerous Products That Had to Be Recalled

Live Well For Less

Behind every budget is a bucket list. From travel, food and lifestyle to product reviews and deals, we’re here to show you how to save and what’s worth saving for.

Cheapism in the News