Loving Pets Recalls Dog Treats Due To Bacteria

Loving Pets has recently announced the recall of some dog treats due to a possible Salmonella contamination. Some potential signs that your pet has Salmonella poisoning are: lethargic behavior, diarrhea, fever, vomiting, or even loss of appetite, fever and abdominal pain. If your pet shows these symptoms take it to a veterinarian as soon as […]

Raw Pet Foods Under Recall Due to Salmonella and/or Listeria

The FDA is recalling Darwin’s Natural and ZooLogics pet foods products because of the possibility of Salmonella and/or Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The products under recall are: ZooLogics Duck with Vegetable Meals for Dogs (Lot #41957) and ZooLogics Chicken with Vegetable Meals for Dogs (Lot #41567). There were six reports of illness and death in animals that have eaten […]

My Dog Keeps Throwing Up! And Other Signs of Illness in Pets

[dr-image] [dr-facebook-counter] Is your dog throwing up? Experiencing diarrhea? Acting lethargic? Find out what these, and more, symptoms could mean. When pets start showing signs of illness, owners fret. With the recent wave of pet food recalls, thoughts tend to jump first to contaminated food. “Blaming food for maladies is much overplayed,” advises Dr. Ken […]

Dangerous Pet Supplies: Who Regulates Them?

[dr-image] [dr-facebook-counter] The CPSC regulates baby toys. The FDA regulates pet food. But who regulates pet supplies and toys? The answer just may shock you. This August, Facebook lit up with the story of Maximus Stumpf, a dog who sadly died after playing with a toy from a well-recognized and trusted brand. He had been […]

Who Pays my Vet Bill After a Pet Food Recall?

Their food made your pet sick. Who’s going to pay for the visit to the vet? [dr-image][dr-facebook-counter] You have a happy, healthy dog that you shower with love. As a responsible pet owner, you do everything in your power to keep her safe. Suddenly, your energetic pup starts acting lethargic. A couple hours later there’s […]