LANDOVER, Md. (WUSA) -- Giant Food has removed Pedigree weight management canned dog food after a recall by Mars Petcare US.
The affected product has a "best before" date that falls between 2/24/2014 and 3/23/2014 and is called: Pedigree Healthy Weight Premium Ground Entrée, 13.2 oz. The UPC is 2310034974.
According to Giant, the product may have small pieces of blue plastic, in it. It's believe that the pieces got into the food during production. A small number of consumers reported finding the plastic pieces, but there have been no injury or illness reports.
Customers who have purchased the product should discard any unused portions or bring their purchase receipt to Giant for a full refund.
Consumers looking for additional information on the recall may call Mars Petcare US at 877-720-3335 or visit www.pedigree.com/update.