Elm Pet Foods Recalls Dry Dog Food – Elevated Vitamin D Risk

Elm Pet Foods, Inc. has voluntarily recalled select Elm Chicken and Chickpea Recipe dog food products due to potentially elevated levels of vitamin D.

Dogs that have ingested too much 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 that have eaten a recalled product and are exhibiting symptoms should contact their veterinarian.

Consumers should immediately stop feeding the products listed below, which were distributed in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. All bags in the recall are yellow with the Elm Pet Foods tag and a silhouette of a chicken on the front of the bag. The affected products have the following UPCs and best-by date codes:

Product Name

Size UPC

Best By Date Codes

Elm Chicken and Chickpea Recipe

3 LB


TD2 26 Feb 2019
TE1 30 Apr 2019
TD1 5 Sep 2019
TD2 5 Sep 2019

Elm Chicken and Chickpea Recipe

28 LB


TB3 6 Apr 2019
TA1 2 July 2019
TI1 2 July 2019

Elm K9 Naturals Chicken Recipe

40 LB


TB3 14 Sep 2019
TA2 22 Sep 2019
TB2 11 Oct 2019

Consumers who have purchased product affected by this recall can request a refund at 1-800-705-2111 from 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Eastern Time, Monday through Friday, or by email at customerservice@elmpetfoods.com.

Click here to read the full FDA recall alert.