Animal cookies sold at Target recalled for possible metal contamination

(ABC 6 News) – Animal cookies that are sold at Target are being recalled because they may contain metal fragments.

D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Company, is voluntary recalling 44oz Market Pantry White Fudge Animal Cookies because they may contain metal, according to the company.

The cookies come in a clear plastic jug in the shape of a bear.

The recall affects only the following; Best By Date, Lot Numbers, and time stamps, printed on the back side of the bear jug on the product label, below the nutritional panel.

Best Buy DateJug Lot NumbersCase Lot NumberTime StampUPC Code
21FEB2023Y052722Y052722From 15:00 to 23:00085239817698
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The products were distributed to Target stores nationwide, and no other lots or products are affected.

The recall was initiated when metal (wire) was found inside a portion of the cookies.

Consumers who have purchased the recalled product are urged to stop consuming the product and return it to the place of purchase for a full refund.

Consumers with questions may contact D.F. Stauffer Biscuit Co., Inc. at 888-480-1988, Mon-Fri, 7am to 4pm CST.

To read more about the recall, CLICK HERE.