Recall: Columbia River Natural Pet Food Cow Pie and Chicken & Vegetables Fresh Frozen Meats for Dogs (12/21/2018)

Recall

Date: 12/21/2018
Brands:Columbia River Natural Pet Foods
Company: Columbia River Natural Pet Foods
Products:

  • Columbia River Natural Pet Food Cow Pie and Chicken & Vegetables Fresh Frozen Meats for Dogs

Summary

Columbia River Natural Pet Foods of Vancouver, WA is voluntarily expanding their current recall to include additional products: 261 packages of Cow Pie Lot # 72618 and 82 packages of Chicken & Vegetables Lot# 111518 fresh frozen meats for dogs and cats, produced in July 2018 and November 2018, due to their potential to be contaminated with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.

Tainted Batch Details:

Cow Pie is a fresh frozen meats product intended to feed raw to dogs and cats.
Cow Pie was distributed in
Alaska
Oregon
Washington
The product comes frozen in 2 lbs. purple and white plastic bags, with Lot 81917 (processed on August 19, 2017) found on an orange sticker.
Product LOT Size
Cow Pie fresh frozen meats for dogs and cats 72618 2 LB
Chicken & Vegetables frozen meats for dogs and cats 111518 2 LB
 

Below are just some recommended actions that you may want to take if you believe  that your dog has consumed the tainted batch.  As with all content this website, we remind you to please use this information at your own risk. You may also want to consider other actions and options beyond what is listed:

  • Discontinue use immediately
  • Check your dog for symptoms of consuming high levels of thyroid hormone
  • Call veterinarian to check any dogs that may have consumed it
  • Notify the company

Reference link to the recall on FDA website

Listeria monocytogenes

Listeria monocytogenes is a potent and deadly bacterium.

Symptoms due to consumption may include: It can grow and reproduce inside the host’s cells and is one of the most virulent food-borne pathogens, with 20 to 30 percent of clinical infections resulting in death. short-term symptoms

  • high fever
  • severe headache
  • stiffness
  • nausea
  • abdominal pain and diarrhea

 

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