Recall: Cesar brand dog food due to potential choking risk


CARLISLE, Pa. – Following a recall by MARS Petcare, GIANT Food Stores, LLC and MARTIN’S Food Markets announced it removed from sale Cesar Classics Filet Mignon Dog Food and Cesar Classics Variety Pack due to a potential choking risk from hard white pieces of plastic which entered the food during the production process.

The following products are included in this recall:

  • Cesar Classics Filet Mignon, 3.5 oz., UPC  23100017792, Item #: 21443, Lot Codes: 631G3KKC06, 631F2KKC06
  • Cesar Classics Variety Pack 24 pk., UPC  23100010257, Item #: 143949, Lot Code: 634B24JC04

GIANT/MARTIN’S has received no reports of injuries or illnesses to date.

Customers who have purchased these products should discard any unused portions and bring their purchase receipt to GIANT/MARTIN’S for a full refund.

Pet owners who have questions about the recall should call MARS Petcare at 800-421-6456 Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm CST or visit In addition customers may call GIANT/MARTIN’S Customer Service at 1-888-814-4268 for more information. Customers can also visit the GIANT or MARTIN’S websites.