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Chicken jerky dog treats recalled by US firm over salmonella risk

An American maker of chicken jerky dog treats has recalled 2.5-pound packages of the product because it may be contaminated with salmonella bacteria that could cause illness. Kasel Associated Industries of Denver has voluntarily pulled its Nature’s Deli Chicken Jerky … Continue reading

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Dog treats sold nationwide by Target recalled after testing positive for Salmonella

Dog owners commonly appease their pets’ urge to chew by giving them various rubber / synthetic toys, and other popular products like peg ears, tendons, antlers. Another common products that is available for dogs, is Bully sticks, and while they … Continue reading

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Breeder’s Choice recalls AvoDerm dog food for possible salmonella risk

Breeder’s Choice Pet Food is recalling a single manufacturing batch of its AvoDerm Natural Lamb Meal & Brown Rice Adult Dog Formula due to possible contamination with salmonella. The Irwindale-based company said the product being recalled is the 26 lb.-sized … Continue reading

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The Dogs of 9/11

In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, over 350 trained search and rescue dogs responded to Ground Zero and the Pentagon.  The dogs were extremely important in locating human victims, by using their sense of smell and agility to … Continue reading

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Leading producer of exotic pet diets recalls several formulas of food

After getting complaints about their pet’s illnesses and deaths of their small birds, PMI Nutrition International LLC, a division of St. Paul, Minnesota-based Land O’Lakes Inc., has recalled four varieties of their LabDiet and Mazuri feed products for small birds, … Continue reading

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Cat food added to Diamond Pet Foods recall list

Diamond Pet Foods has added cat food to its recall list due to possible salmonella contamination. The newly recalled products are Kirkland Signature Super Premium Maintenance Cat Chicken & Rice Formula and Kirkland Signature Super Premium Healthy Weight Cat Formula … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Military Working Dogs

By Donna Miles, American Forces Press Service   LACKLAND AIR FORCE BASE, TX — Army Col. David Rolfe’s military career has gone to the dogs. As director of the Defense Department’s Military Working Dog Program based here, Rolfe and his … Continue reading

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Dr. Lassett on The Costs of Caring for an Elderly Pet

Our own Dr. Lassett was on Fox 13 News discussing the care required for elderly pets. (See video at end of this article) By: Cynthia Smoot, FOX 13 News     We’re a nation of pet lovers, sharing our homes … Continue reading

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Solid Gold Joins Pet Food Recall

Solid Gold Health Products for Pets, Inc., El Cajon, California, announced a voluntary recall of one batch of WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food and one batch of Solid Gold WolfKing Large Breed Adult Dog, both with a Best Before date … Continue reading

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Diamond Further Expands Dog Food Recall

Diamond Pet Foods expanded its recall of pet food produced at its Gaston, S.C., manufacturing facility to include six additional brands and resumed production at the facility. EDITORS’ NOTE: The production code information has been changed to reflect an update … Continue reading

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