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Hartz Dog Food Review

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 91%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 62%
? We scan the FDA’s database and rate each brand by the number of recalls in its history. Brands with fewer recalls receive higher ratings. Recall History 50%
? By comparing the prices of foods in our database, we determine if a food is above or below market average price. Lower-priced foods receive higher ratings. Price 50%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 85%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value Manufacturing Method 20%

Company HQ

LocationSecausus, New Jersey

Parent company

The Hartz Mountain Corporation

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationChina , Thailand , USA

Type of food

Cat Lickable Treats, Cat Treats, Dog Rawhide, Dog Treats

Where to Buy

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  • High protein content
  • Foods are nutritionally complete and balanced according to AAFCO standards
  • Affordable
  • Hartz makes a diverse range of foods for various ages, sizes, and lifestyles


  • The brand has been previously recalled
  • Some recipes use added colors and flavors

Brand Overview

Hartz is a pet product company that produces a variety of toys, treats, and more. Hartz offers a wide array of products for dogs, cats, small animals, fish, birds, and reptiles. Brands include Cattraction, Delectables cat treats, Oinkies pig skin dog chews, and more.

How Much Does Hartz Dog food Cost

We’ve compared Hartz dog food to the other 452 dog foods in our database.

Brand Price Market Price Avg +- From the Avg
Dog Rawhide $0.90/oz $0.99/oz -$0.09/oz
Dog Treats $1.10/oz $1.22/oz -$0.12/oz
Hartz dog food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Hartz Nutrient Profile comparison

We’ve compared Hartz dog food to the other 452 dog foods in our database.

Protein Market Protein Avg +- From the Avg
Dog Rawhide 75.89% 77.05% -1.16%
Dog Treats 29.91% 23.14% +6.77%
All of Hartz dog food recipes meets AAFCO's minimum requirements.

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Hartz since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Hartz - Pet Treats - Hartz Chicken Chews, Oinkies, Pig Skin Twists) (01/28/2013) -+
Date: 01/28/2013
Company Name: Hartz Mountain Corporation
Product Description: Pet Treats - Hartz Chicken Chews, Oinkies, Pig Skin Twists)
Recall Reason: Antibiotic residue

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Who owns Hartz dog food?

Hartz is owned by The Hartz Mountain Corporation.

Where is Hartz dog food made?

Hartz is manufactured in China , Thailand , USA .

Is Hartz AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Hartz recipes are AAFCO approved.

Has Hartz dog food been recalled?

Hartz has been recalled 1 times in the years 2013.

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