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Pet Food Ingredients


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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BPA Lies

BPA Lies

A new study on pet food found that dogs consuming a canned food lined with BPA - for just two ...
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Four Children Die Linked to a Commonly Used Pet Food Fumigant

Four Children Die Linked to a Commonly Used Pet Food Fumigant

In a lawsuit brought against Mars Petcare we learned about a commonly used fumigant used on food/pet food ingredients - ...
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Pet Food Regulations


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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AAFCO January 2017 Meeting Notes

AAFCO January 2017 Meeting Notes

Here are the details of what happened during the January 2017 AAFCO meeting ...
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Recalls


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

Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling one production lot of BLUE Wilderness Rocky Mountain Recipe Red Meat Dinner Wet Food for Adult Dogs
Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling one production lot of BLUE Wilderness® Rocky Mountain Recipe Red Meat Dinner Wet Food ...
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Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling one production lot of BLUE Wilderness Rocky Mountain Recipe Red Meat Dinner Wet Food for Adult Dogs


Dr. Michael Fox


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

Bacteria in Pet Foods: Acute & Chronic Health Concerns of Endotoxins
Bacteria are everywhere and that includes pet foods. Most bacteria are harmless, many essential for our health and other animals’ ...
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Bacteria in Pet Foods: Acute & Chronic Health Concerns of Endotoxins


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


The New Buzz Word of Pet Food

The New Buzz Word of Pet Food

The new buzz word of pet food is...'clean'. "Clean label" and "Clean food". Beware of the buzz ...
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Chewy.com and Dogswell sold, Chinese Pet Treat to manufacture in Arkansas

Chewy.com and Dogswell sold, Chinese Pet Treat to manufacture in Arkansas

The pet food industry continues to grow, but is it in the right direction? ...
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Two Varieties of Party Animal Pet Food tests positive for Pentobarbital

Two Varieties of Party Animal Pet Food tests positive for Pentobarbital

A pet owner in Texas has provided TruthaboutPetFood.com with the lab results from testing two varieties of Party Animal Pet ...
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What the Prescription Pet Food Lawyers Don't Want You to Know

What the Prescription Pet Food Lawyers Don’t Want You to Know

Prescription Pet Food is facing a legal battle (opinion) they justly deserve. But unless the lawyers suing them understand the ...
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What 'They' are saying about Us

What ‘They’ are saying about Us

Kansas City, MO is hosting a huge pet food event (an event that won't allow consumer advocates to attend). The ...
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Get to know Planet Paws

Get to know Planet Paws

If you have not been on Facebook, you probably don't know about Rodney Habib. Well...now you don't have to be ...
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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