Press Release
November 15, 2018

Giant Food Alerts Customers to Voluntary Recall of Nature's Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food

Following a recall by Sunshine Mills, Inc, Giant Food announced it removed from sale Nature’s Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food due to the potential that it may contain excess Vitamin D, which may cause renal failure.

The following products are included in this recall:

  • Nature’s Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food 4 lb, with Best By Dates of November 1, 2018 – November 8, 2019
  • Nature’s Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food 14 lb with Best By Dates of November 1, 2018 – November 8, 2019
  • Nature’s Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Dog Food 28 lb with Best By Dates of November 1, 2018 – November 8, 2019

Giant has received no reports of illnesses to date. Consumers should stop feeding the products listed above. Dogs ingesting elevated levels of Vitamin D may exhibit symptoms such as vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling, and weight loss. Vitamin D, when consumed at very high levels can lead to serious health issues in dogs including renal dysfunction. Consumers with dogs who have consumed any of the products listed above and are exhibiting any of these symptoms, should contact their veterinarian.

Consumers who have purchased any of the products affected by this recall should dispose of it or return it to the retailer for a full refund.

Consumers may contact Sunshine Mills, Inc. customer service at (800) 705-2111 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Central Time, Monday through Friday, or by email at [email protected] for additional information. In addition, customers may call Giant Food Customer Service at 888-469-4426 for more information. Customers can also visit the Giant Food website at www.giantfood.com.

About Giant Food

Giant Food is headquartered in Landover, Md. and operates 164 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia. Giant Food employs approximately 20,000 associates. Included within the 164 stores are 154 full-service pharmacies. For more information on Giant, visit www.giantfood.com.

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Tori Partykevich
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