First discovered in Mexico, the Chihuahua is best known for being the smallest dog breed in the world. Extremely loyal to its owner, the breed has recently become a popular culture icon in the United States, most notably Paris Hilton's Chihuahua,...
Pets with histiocytic sarcoma typically have non-specific clinical signs, including weight loss, decreased appetite, vomiting, diarrhea, coughing, weakness, or lameness. Signs relate to where the disease is located. In this article we focus on clinical...
Nature’s Recipe pet foods, a subsidiary of Del Monte Foods, announced a recall over the weekend of their Nature’s Recipe Oven Baked Biscuits with Real Chicken. The recall includes just two of the lots that were distributed nationally and is not based on reports of illness... READ MORE
ZuPreem, a division of Shawnee, Kan.-based Premium Nutritional Products, Inc. has voluntarily recalled its ZuPreemFruitBlend with Natural Fruit Flavors maintenance formula bird foods due to calcium levels possibly being higher than recommended.
Sunland, Inc. has announced an expansion of an earlier recall of almond butter and peanut butter to include a variety of other products, including Dogsbutter RUC with Flax PB, a peanut butter snack formulated for dogs.
In addition to previous recalls of some of their animal food products, Land O’Lakes and its partner PMI International has issued an expanded recall as the result of elevated vitamin D levels found in some foods. There have been reports of animal illnesses and deaths as a result... READ MORE
Several lots of bird food for parrots were recalled this week by bird feed manufacturer, Lafeber Co. While no injuries or illnesses have been reported in relation to the recalled products, Lafeber has issued the recall as a preemptive precaution.
PMI Nutrition International has initiated a voluntary recall of four varieties of the LabDiet and Mazuri animal feed products due to the potential for an elevated vitamin D level in these products. Elevated vitamin D levels can be harmful to animals if fed for extended periods.
Premier Pet Products has announced a recall of their Gentle Leader Headcollars due to reports of defects in some specific styles of headcollars. The recall affects headcollars that were sold from August 2011 – May 2012.
What began as a relatively small voluntarily recall involving possible Salmonella contamination at a Diamond Pet Foods plant has now gone on to affect several pet food brands and infect over a dozen people.
Solid Gold Health Products for Pets has announced a voluntary recall of one batch of WolfCub Large Breed Puppy Food and one batch of WolfKing Large Breed Adult Dog Food. This recall comes after Solid Gold was notified by Diamond Pet Foods of the presence of Salmonella in Diamond’s... READ MORE