Mars Petcare US has announced it is expanding last week’s voluntary recall of Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food due to the possible presence of a foreign material. As reported here last week, the recall still affects 22 bags shipped to Dollar General across four U.S. states. However, it now is being expanded to include 55-pound bags of Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food products sold in Sam’s Club in Indiana, Michigan and Ohio.
Thinking about adding a pet to your family? A pet can be a wonderful addition, whether you’re a single person looking for a best friend, part of a family looking for a furry kid, or a senior looking for companionship. Start your search by doing some research, planning ahead, and asking yourself some questions about […]
Summer is coming to a close, and so are all the good things that come with it: picnics, backyard barbeques, gardening, and long walks with our dogs. But that doesn’t mean that the dangers are diminishing. It’s still important to take steps to protect our pets from potentially hazardous lawn and garden chemicals. In fact, […]
Mars Petcare US has announced a voluntary recall of 22 bags of Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food due to the possible presence of a foreign material. The affected bags were sold in Dollar General stores in four states.
It’s a timely message for February’s American Heart Month: Pets can be good for your heart and your overall health. You probably always knew that at some level. So exactly what is it that our beloved companions do to make us healthier?
Most of us don’t get overly excited about visiting the dentist for exams and teeth cleanings. According to WebMD, up to 20 percent of Americans say they avoid going to the dentist because of anxiety or fear. If it’s that stressful for people, what must it be like for our furry friends?
If your pet ran into the street and got hit by a car, or if he got into a fight with another dog at the dog park, do you know where you would take him for emergency care? If you were too far to take him to your regular veterinarian, where would you turn next? And, how would you know to trust the care your pet received?
Misconceptions About Winter Many people believe that because their pets have a coat of fur they are able to withstand the cold better than humans. This is not the case. Like us, animals are accustomed to the warmth of indoor shelter and cold weather can as hard on them as it is on people. Forcing […]
Bailey’s Choice Dog Treats, LLC, of Waleska, Georgia is expanding its voluntary recall to include additional five-ounce packages of its chicken dog treats.
If you see any of these signs in your pet, it’s time to call the veterinarian. Even subtle changes can be really important.