VitaKitty Recall

Vita Kitty Food

Arthur Dogswell LLC has just announced a voluntary recall of VitaKitty Chicken Breast with flaxseed and vitamins.  So far, no animals have been reported sick because of this food, but the concern is (more…)...

Lafeber Nutri Berries Recall

nutri-berries

Do you feed your bird Lafeber Nutri Berries?  If so, you need to know that there is a voluntary recall on these treats.  The problem lies with a particular type of grain that was in the treats.  (more…)...

Convenia injections not the best treatment for feline URTI.

Kitten URTI

A new study, published in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association looked at how effective Cefovecin (Convenia) was as an antibiotic when treating upper respiratory infections (URTI) in cats as compared to oral medicines like Amoxicillin-Clavulinic Acid (Clavamox or Clavaseptin) or Doxycycline. (more…)...

Chicken Jerky Problems – The latest news.

Dog gets chicken jerky treat

A year ago, I first wrote about a concern that some veterinarians had about chicken jerky treats causing problems for dogs.  Since then, that article has received over 600 comments from people whose dogs have been made sick (or have even died) as a result of eating chicken jerky treats.  And, to date, the FDA has not been able to find out what the problem is!  Today, the FDA put out a news bulletin to tell the public what they are doing to try to solve the mystery. (more…)...

Something that’s in YOUR house could be causing your cat’s hyperthyroidism!

Cat and dust

I just read a very interesting new study from the Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health that looked at a possible cause for hyperthyroidism in cats.  The study looked at something called PBDE's (polybrominated diphenyl ethers) and I can guarantee you that you have these in your house! (more…)...

Purina expands vitamin D recall

Mazuri food

The Purina recall I wrote about this morning has now been expanded to include a large number of foods.  All of these foods could possibly contain very high levels of vitamin D.   (more…)...

Purina fish and horse food recall

Purina game fish chow.

It's not often that I write about fish or horses, but Purina has just announced a recall on several brands of fish food and some horse food as well.  The problem with the food is (more…)...

Recall on Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs

Nature's Variety has just announced a recall on Prairie Beef Meal & Barley Medley Kibble for Dogs.  The recall was announced because of a mysterious  (more…)...

Pedigree recall due to pieces of plastic!

Recalled Pedigree Foods

Pedigree pet foods has announced a recall on three types of weight management canned foods.  There potentially pieces of plastic in the food!  This happened because  (more…)...

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