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Pet Food Ingredients


Harvey, Irma and Pet Food

Harvey, Irma and Pet Food

Any food that required refrigeration was cleaned out of every grocery in Florida and Texas that lost power during these ...
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How much is too much? Lead in Pet Food

How much is too much? Lead in Pet Food

A new pet food lawsuit filed against Blue Buffalo states the dog food contained "a staggering 840 ppb of lead" ...
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Trick of the Pet Food Trade

Trick of the Pet Food Trade

How does Big Pet Feed make extra millions? By luring unknowing consumers into spending hundreds of dollars more a year ...
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Feed Grade means You must Trust

Feed Grade means You must Trust

It’s important for consumers to understand exactly what feed grade is. Feed grade pet food isn’t all bad, it’s murky; ...
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The Type of Meat Evanger's Really Used

The Type of Meat Evanger’s Really Used

It was more than inedible, the meat supplier Evanger's Pet Food purchased from was a dead animal carcass processor. A ...
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Verification of Pet Food Ingredients

Verification of Pet Food Ingredients

It is a minor step forward, but it is a step forward. Suppliers of the pet food ingredient salmon meal ...
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Pet Food Regulations


AAFCO Meeting August 2017

AAFCO Meeting August 2017

Here is information for consumers of what was discussed during the August 2017 AAFCO meeting ...
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The FDA Betrayed Us

The FDA Betrayed Us

In June 2017 multiple consumer advocates met with FDA. We agreed to multiple things (witnessed by 5 individuals). We abided ...
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AAFCO Meeting begins Thursday August 10, 2017

AAFCO Meeting begins Thursday August 10, 2017

It is that time of year again - AAFCO meeting time. Consumers can listen to the meeting online or by ...
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We had Significant Success in Washington DC

We had Significant Success in Washington DC

With a great deal of work to go, I am thrilled to report to consumers that our trip to Washington ...
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Recalls


Dia-Ionx and Arthro-iONX Pet Supplement Recall
Arthro-iONX - Joint & Mobility Pain Formula and DIA-IONX – Blood Sugar Imbalance are being recalled due to "foul smell" ...
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Dia-Ionx and Arthro-iONX Pet Supplement Recall

United Pet Group Expands Voluntary Recall of Multiple Brands of Rawhide Chew Products
United Pet Group, a division of Spectrum Brands, Inc. is voluntarily expanding its recall of multiple brands of packages of ...
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United Pet Group Expands Voluntary Recall of Multiple Brands of Rawhide Chew Products

Loving Pets Voluntarily Recalls Limited Lot Numbers of Air-Puffed Dog Treats
Loving Pets of Cranbury, NJ is voluntarily recalling a limited number of dog treats because of the potential to be ...
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Loving Pets Voluntarily Recalls Limited Lot Numbers of Air-Puffed Dog Treats


Dr. Michael Fox


Exercise Helps Dogs with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Dr. Michael Fox shares some interesting information from a study showing exercise has clinically proven to help with IBD in ...
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Exercise Helps Dogs with Inflammatory Bowel Disease

From Pet Foods To Human Foods: Roundup
Monsanto complained vociferously to newspapers that carried my Animal Doctor column in which I cited a research study that reported ...
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From Pet Foods To Human Foods: Roundup

Variety is the Spice of Life
For decades pet owners have been advised to feed their animals the same kind manufactured food every day in order ...
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Variety is the Spice of Life


Dr. Cathy Alinovi


Why has my black cat’s coat has turned red?
Black coat color is produced by a pigment called melanin. Melanin is the same pigment in human skin that turns ...
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Why has my black cat’s coat has turned red?

What are the ingredients of vaccines?
The list of ingredients for most vaccines is proprietary information – this means vaccine companies are not required to disclose ...
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What are the ingredients of vaccines?

Cancer: what to do when your dog is diagnosed
Statistics presented by veterinary insurance companies report that 25% of dogs will develop cancer before they die. For some reason, ...
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Cancer: what to do when your dog is diagnosed


Pet Food News


Direct Lie or Simply Misleading?

Direct Lie or Simply Misleading?

You decide - did these two pet food press releases directly lie or are they just misleading consumers? ...
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You Scratch My Back, I'll Scratch Yours

You Scratch My Back, I’ll Scratch Yours

Is it coincidence that a representative of Missouri Department of Agriculture rose through the ranks at AAFCO quickly after his ...
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Purina asks Pet Owners what is a Quality Pet Food

Purina asks Pet Owners what is a Quality Pet Food

I received an interesting survey Purina was sending to consumers - asking how consumers determine quality in a pet food ...
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Who was FDA protecting? Mars Petcare or Pets?

Who was FDA protecting? Mars Petcare or Pets?

Pictures speak a thousand words. The pictures provided in the FDA Freedom of Information Act request regarding the Mars pet ...
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No-Hide Rebuttal Brings More Questions

No-Hide Rebuttal Brings More Questions

Earth Animal has published two rebuttals - so to speak - of the post on TruthaboutPetFood.com titled Is No-Hide Dog ...
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Mars Petcare Protecting Their Billions, Part 2

Mars Petcare Protecting Their Billions, Part 2

Do government agencies offer 'assistance' to major corporations, helping them to protect their billions? The OSHA inspection of the Mars ...
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Pets


Gracie Update
Many of you have sent emails asking how Gracie is doing. Gracie responds to her fans ...
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Gracie Update

Meet Gracie
My heart couldn't stand it - we have adopted a new pup. She's a terrier mix we are calling Gracie ...
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Meet Gracie