The HAPPYTOT Stage 4 line affected was not distributed until mid- December 2009, while the HAPPYBABY Stage 1 and Stage 2 products were just introduced in January 2010. To find out which specific meals: go to
Nurture, Inc., is voluntarily recalling select HAPPYTOT Stage 4 and HAPPYBABY Stage 1 and Stage 2 pouch products with date codes expiring between November 2010 and January 2011. These products are being recalled due to a packaging defect that could cause the pouches to swell or leak. Swollen or leaking pouches could indicate that the products contain spoilage bacteria that could potentially cause illness.
Happy Tot Stage 4 Love My Veggies Zucchini, Pears, Chickpeas and Kale Organic Baby Food - 4.22 Ounce Pouch
The recall affects Happytot Stage 4 and Happybaby Stage 1 and Stage 2 pouch meals with expiration date codes between November 2010 and January 2011. The dates are printed as the first seven numbers of a 15-number character string printed on the packaging. The baby food pouches were sold at retail stores nationwide in a variety of flavors. Those affected by the baby food recall include:
Consumers who see swelling, leaking, or packaging problems in any HAPPYTOT Stage 4 or HAPPYBABY Stage 1 or Stage 2 pouched baby food products should discard the products in a way that will keep people and pets from retrieving them, and should wash their hands thoroughly after handling the packages. Store personnel who handle products involved in the company recall should wash their hands thoroughly after handling packages of these products.