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BPA from canned foods may be harming dogs

A study by veterinarians at the University of Missouri found that dogs’ levels of the endocrine disruptor bisphenol A nearly tripled after the animals ate a canned-food diet for two weeks, and the exposure was associated with metabolic and microbiome … Continue reading

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Keep Holiday Foods Away From Your Pets

It’s the time of year when we gather together with our family and friends to give thanks, gifts, and most of all, food. Our pets are part of the family too, and you may be thinking about allowing them to … Continue reading

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Mars Petcare dog food recalled

Stop & Shop supermarkets are removing a popular brand of dog food from store shelves, fearing plastic contamination could choke pets, according to a news release from the supermarket chain. Stop & Shop removed the food after Mars Petcare issued a voluntarily recall … Continue reading

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Is Your Pet Getting The Proper Nutrition? | Pet Nutritionist Tampa

Tampa, FL – We all know the saying, “you are what you eat”, but do you realize that counts for your pets too? Feeding your pet a healthy balanced diet can be one of the most important things you can do to … Continue reading

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All prescription diets are now TAX FREE!

Is your pet on prescription diet? Then we have good news for you: All prescription diets and Healthy Advantage diets are now TAX FREE! Under the new bill, “Sales of therapeutic veterinary diets specifically formulated to aid in the management … Continue reading

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Nearly 600 U.S. pet deaths associated with Chinese jerky treats; cause is still elusive

Oct 23, 2013 DVM360 MAGAZINE Australian research blames unknown toxin; FDA encourages veterinarians to submit reports, data and urine samples from suspected cases. In the wake of an Australian Veterinary Journal article outlining a study of dogs exposed to dried … Continue reading

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Canine Peanut Butter Treat Recalled

A nationwide limited recall of peanut butter made by Sunland Inc. has snared a pet company, Dog for Dog, which issued a voluntary recall of all its jarred Dogsbutter. Portales, N.M.-based Sunland initially recalled 75 almond butter and peanut butter … Continue reading

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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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