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Pet Food Ingredients


FDA admits: Pentobarbital in Pet Food More Of A Problem Than Originally Thought

FDA admits: Pentobarbital in Pet Food More Of A Problem Than Originally Thought

And...the FDA admits pets are a waste disposal system for industry ...
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Millions of Drowned Decomposing Livestock Animals allowed to be Rendered

Millions of Drowned Decomposing Livestock Animals allowed to be Rendered

Dead, decomposing animal carcasses that drown and laid in water for days are accepted in North Carolina to be rendered ...
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How Can This Be Allowed?

How Can This Be Allowed?

A Dead Animal Carcass Remover making pet food. It's illegal to use decomposing animal tissues in pet food, but that ...
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Is Change in Pet Food a Good Thing?

Is Change in Pet Food a Good Thing?

Do you know the changes that have been made to your pet food over the years? You might REALLY be ...
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FDA Investigates Potential Connection to Diet and Heart Disease in Dogs

FDA Investigates Potential Connection to Diet and Heart Disease in Dogs

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners and veterinary professionals about reports of canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) ...
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The Two Most Important Words of Pet Food Meat Ingredients

The Two Most Important Words of Pet Food Meat Ingredients

"And passed." USDA inspected 'and passed'. These two words are significantly important to finding a quality pet food ...
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Pet Food Regulations


Natural but...

Natural but…

Some in pet food are pushing California to change pet food laws. Some want 'natural' to include un-natural ingredients ...
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Complete and Balanced Failure

Complete and Balanced Failure

The dog foods linked to nutritionally based DCM were labeled as "Complete and Balanced" pet foods. But, those Complete and ...
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An Unbelievable Conflict of Interest

An Unbelievable Conflict of Interest

Three U.S. universities - that accept multi-million dollar donations from pet food - write and enforce pet food law ...
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AAFCO July 2018

AAFCO July 2018

Another Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) meeting is over ...
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Recalls


Bravo Packing, Inc. Recalls Performance Dog Raw Pet Food Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk
Bravo Packing, Inc. of Carneys Point, NJ is recalling all Performance Dog products, a frozen raw pet food, because it ...
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Bravo Packing, Inc. Recalls Performance Dog Raw Pet Food Because of Possible Salmonella Health Risk

Steve’s Real Food Voluntarily Recall
Steve’s Real Food of Salt Lake City, Utah is voluntarily recalling one lot of 5lb Turducken Recipe, one lot of ...
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Steve’s Real Food Voluntarily Recall

Radagast Pet Food voluntarily expands recall
Radagast Pet Food voluntarily expands recall to include Rad Cat Raw Diet Products with best by dates of 10/19/18 through ...
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Radagast Pet Food voluntarily expands recall


Dr. Michael Fox


An Antibacterial Threat to Pets
Thanks to new research brought to our attention by Dr. Michael W. Fox, we have learned that antimicrobial additives can ...
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An Antibacterial Threat to Pets

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


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


Investigating the Grain Free Link to Heart Disease with Blinders On

Investigating the Grain Free Link to Heart Disease with Blinders On

They claim grain is safe (it's not) and have neglected to mention the connection of processed inferior ingredients to heart ...
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The most recent FDA Betrayal

The most recent FDA Betrayal

It's so much worse than the fox guarding the hen house ...
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Taste of the Wild Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

Taste of the Wild Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

A class action lawsuit has been filed against Diamond Pet Food's Taste of the Wild for negligent misrepresentation, false advertising, ...
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Some FDA Answers Regarding Investigation into a Possible Connection Between Diet and Canine Heart Disease

Some FDA Answers Regarding Investigation into a Possible Connection Between Diet and Canine Heart Disease

The FDA provided an update today (8/10/18) to their investigation into a potential link of canine heart disease and diet ...
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Rachael Ray Nutrish Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

Rachael Ray Nutrish Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

Rachael Ray Nutrish Pet Food is facing a $5 million class action lawsuit for deceptive advertising ...
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Solid Gold Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

Solid Gold Pet Food Class Action Lawsuit

Solid Gold Pet Food is facing a class action lawsuit regarding contamination of "heavy metals, chemicals, and/or toxins." ...
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Pets


FDA Alerts Pet Owners and Veterinarians About Potential for Neurologic Adverse Events with Certain Flea and Tick Products
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting pet owners and veterinarians to be aware of the potential for neurologic ...
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FDA Alerts Pet Owners and Veterinarians About Potential for Neurologic Adverse Events with Certain Flea and Tick Products

Replacement Pictures
Pictures posted of AAFCO members were taken down. Here are some fun replacement pictures ...
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Replacement Pictures