‘IMMEDIATELY STOP USING’: Major recall of 9,000 dog bowls sold at PetSmart after multiple injuries reported, triggering Health Canada warning

Health Canada is warning dog owners about a major recall involving dog bowls.

This recall involves the Top Paw Double Diner Dog Bowl sold at PetSmart. The product is a set of two dog food bowls that are elevated off the ground on a metal base surrounded by a rubber gasket. A paw print is embossed on the front of each bowl, according to the Sept. 1

The SKU number is 5270098 and UPC 73725775404; both are located on a sticker on the underside of the bowl. 

“The rubber gasket on the bottom of the affected product can come off, leaving an unfinished edge, posing a laceration hazard,” Health Canada said.

As of Aug. 15, the company has received no reports of incidents or injuries in Canada. In the United States, the company has received 3 reports of incidents involving humans, where the rubber gasket on the bottom of the product came off, exposing an unfinished edge, causing laceration injuries.

The company reported that 9,419 units of the affected product were sold in Canada and 89,434 units were sold in the United States from March 2017 to June 2021.

The recalling firm is PETM Canada Corporation, based in Burlington.

“Consumers should immediately stop using the affected product and bring it to any PetSmart retail store to obtain a full refund,” Health Canada said.

For more information, consumers may contact PetSmart’s customer service by phone at 1-888-839-9638 between 8 am and 9 pm EST or visit .

Here’s a photo of the recalled product