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Beneful Dog Food Frequently Asked Questions

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We’re so confident your dog will love the taste of our recipes, if he doesn’t lick his bowl clean, we’ll give you your money back.

  • Cut out the “Best If Used By” date box from your package.
  • Send within 60 days of date on receipt along with your original purchase receipt with the price circled, a brief explanation of why you were dissatisfied with the product, and your name and street address (PO Box not accepted) to: Satisfaction Guarantee, Nestlé Purina PetCare, PO Box 340, Neenah, WI 54957. Offer good only in USA, APOs and FPOs

Beneful dog food is made and produced in U.S.A. facilities, and you can rest assured that our dog food is subjected to rigorous quality assurance standards. The safety of our products is a top priority. We stand behind the high quality of our dog food, so consumers can feed it to their pets with confidence. Learn more about Purina's quality pet food by reading about our quality, responsibly sourced ingredients.

Purina owns Beneful dog food. Visit the Purina website to learn more about Purina’s brands.

Beneful is dedicated to giving your dog food that only has added colors from natural sources, so you may see a change in the brightness of some of the kibble in our mainline dry formulas. With the renovation of added colors from natural sources, we eliminated the green color and the clover shaped kibble. The once green kibble is now a natural golden brown kibble.

Yes, pea is still an ingredient in the following Beneful dry recipes:

  • Beneful® Healthy Puppy With Farm-Raised Chicken Dry Dog Food
  • Beneful® Originals With Farm-Raised Beef Dry Dog Food
  • Beneful® IncrediBites® With Farm-Raised Beef Dry Dog Food

At Beneful, we’ve removed artificial colors from all mainline dry formulas because we are dedicated to giving your dog food that only has added colors from natural sources.

No, Beneful is not bad for dogs. All Purina products, including Beneful dog food and treats, are good for dogs and can be fed with complete confidence. Visit the Purina website for additional information. From there, you can access all of Purina’s brand sites to understand the steps Purina takes to ensure the quality of their pet food. After all, Purina team members are dog owners and dog lovers too.

Yes. Beneful dog food is safe to feed and can be fed with confidence. Purina selects dog food ingredients for a specific purpose to create nutrition that helps your dog live his best life possible. Every product Purina produces passes through thousands of quality and safety checks before it’s ready for your dog’s bowl. Purina knows you want the best for your dog and so does every team member at Purina. Visit the Purina quality pet food page to learn more.

Yes. Beneful dog food is good for dogs. Every mouthwatering recipe is made to meet your dog’s high hopes for taste, and your high expectations for complete and balanced nutrition. You can find more information on product labels or on the Beneful dog food and treats product pages.

No. There is not currently a recall of Beneful dog food. Beneful is made according to Purina’s quality control and safety protocols, which are unsurpassed in the pet food industry.

The ingredients in Beneful dog food vary by recipe. Every recipe is made with real meat, poultry or fish, accents of real vegetables or fruits, and no artificial flavors. You can learn more on product labels or the Beneful dog food and treats product pages.

Beneful offers a wide variety of dog food types and recipes to address dogs’ wide range of ingredient preferences, activity levels, life stages, and nutritional concerns. No matter which Beneful dog food recipe you choose, you can be certain it will be 100% complete and balanced for your adult dog or puppy; made with real, wholesome, and high-quality ingredients; and have a great taste that your dog loves.

You can buy Beneful dog food at mass merchants, grocery stores and pet specialty stores nationwide, or online through retailers such as, and Amazon. Check out our store locator to search for the most convenient place to buy Beneful products near you.

Beneful welcomes calls at 1-888-236-3385 (8am-5pm CT), emails via our Contact Us page and live chats with a Beneful representative through our website.

Feeding recommendations for adult dogs can vary, depending on the breed, activity, and metabolism of your dog. Every package of Beneful brand dog food will offer feeding guidelines for adult dogs or puppies.

Depending on your dog’s breed, activity, and metabolism, you may need to adjust the amount of food you are feeding in order to maintain an ideal body condition. Ideal body condition for a dog encompasses the following tenets:

  • animal is well proportioned
  • easily observable waist behind the ribcage
  • ribs that can be felt with a slight fat covering over them

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