This frozen raw pet food product, made for both dogs and cats, has the potential to be contaminated with listeria.
Maker: Columbia River Natural Pet Foods Inc.
Cause: Potential for listeria
Announcement: FDA announcement dated Dec. 5, 2018 (archived here)
What was recalled: 2 lb. packages of Cow Pie with Lot #81917 (processed on Aug. 19, 2017)
“Cow Pie is a fresh frozen meats product intended to feed raw to dogs and cats,” according to the recall announcement, which added that the products were distributed in Alaska, Oregon and Washington through retail stores and direct delivery.
The packages are purple and white and tube-shaped (“chubs”), and the lot code is printed on an orange sticker on the back.