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Pet Food Ingredients


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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We're not buying it...but Vets are

We’re not buying it…but Vets are

The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention 2016 survey of pet owners and veterinarians tells us we have some disagreements with ...
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FDA issues Alert to Potential Presence of Thyroid Hormones in Pet Foods and Treats

FDA issues Alert to Potential Presence of Thyroid Hormones in Pet Foods and Treats

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising pet owners and caretakers, veterinarians, and the pet food industry to be ...
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More Concerning News Linked to Glyphosate

More Concerning News Linked to Glyphosate

Even at allowable levels (FDA and EU), a new study links the pesticide glyphosate to fatty liver disease. This is ...
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Pet Food Regulations


Does $200 Million Tax Revenue Buy Selective Enforcement of Pet Food

Does $200 Million Tax Revenue Buy Selective Enforcement of Pet Food

What is more important to the state of Florida - the health of animals and enforcement of law or $200 ...
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Using the Regulation We Get to Our Advantage

Using the Regulation We Get to Our Advantage

The one thing that consumers can pretty much depend on in the regulation of pet food is the words and ...
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Who Regulates Pet Food in the US?

Who Regulates Pet Food in the US?

Do you know who holds the responsibility of assuring pet food safety in the US? Is it FDA? Is it ...
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No Enforcement of Law is Why the Evangers Recall Occured

No Enforcement of Law is Why the Evangers Recall Occured

Questions and answers about how and why the Evangers Pet Food recall happened, how a euthanized animal got into a ...
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Recalls


Smallbatch Pet Food Recall
Two lots of Smallbatch pet food recalled for Salmonella ...
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Smallbatch Pet Food Recall

Party Animal "retrieving" certain lots of Dog Food
Though not an official recall notice, Party Animal Pet Food announces "Out of an abundance of caution, we are retrieving ...
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Party Animal “retrieving” certain lots of Dog Food

EuroCan Manufacturing Voluntarily Recalling Barnsdale Farms Pig Ears Because of Possible Salmonella
EuroCan Manufacturing is voluntarily recalling Lot Number 84 consisting of it's individually shrink-wrapped, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags of Barnsdale ...
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EuroCan Manufacturing Voluntarily Recalling Barnsdale Farms Pig Ears Because of Possible Salmonella


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


Needed Pet Food Research

Needed Pet Food Research

The brand new Companion Animal Nutrition and Wellness Institute (CANWI) is taking on a massive pet food research project and ...
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Coincidence or Malicious Intent

Coincidence or Malicious Intent

Are threatening texts, spoof phone calls pretending to be me, and identity theft a coincidence or are they related to ...
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Poisoned

Poisoned

This is – without a doubt – the most damning evidence of criminal activity the public has ever learned about ...
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The Two Percent of Pet Food that is Hated by Regulatory

The Two Percent of Pet Food that is Hated by Regulatory

How can regulatory authorities (federal and state) hate and attack 2% of the pet food market while openly allowing much ...
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Reports of Problems with Weruva in Australia

Reports of Problems with Weruva in Australia

There are reports of problems with Weruva Pet Food (BFF varieties) with cats in Australia. The company has reached out ...
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Why is Nutrish the Fastest Growing US Pet Food Brand?

Why is Nutrish the Fastest Growing US Pet Food Brand?

Rachael Ray's Nutrish Pet Food has been named "the fastest growing US Pet Food brand". Why? Could it be marketing? ...
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Pets


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

We Lost Our Battle - Kirby
I am heartbroken to report that my little buddy Kirby has gone on to cross Rainbow Bridge. He'll be helping ...
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We Lost Our Battle – Kirby