When the winter skies open up to sunshine, animals catch spring fever just like anybody else wanting to go out and play. But while springtime encourages fun, exercise and nice walks in the park, it also could spell danger for pets who can be by your side one second and gone the next.
Pet Health Care
Natural Balance, Pacoima, CA, is issuing a voluntary nationwide recall for all of its Venison dog products and the dry Venison cat food only, regardless of date codes.
Four weeks after the initial recall of pet food containing a contaminated ingredient, pet owners across the United States remain concerned and confused about what to feed their pets.
Dr. John Robb of Protect the Pets shares important information about common seasonal treatments that could harm your pet's health.
Cleveland Clinic researchers have discovered a new biochemical pathway that is essential for the reproduction of the animal virus, vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV), a virus belonging to the family that causes rabies, measles, Marburg Disease, and Ebola, and many others.
FDA is advising pet owners that recalled pet food may still be on the shelves in some retail establishments.
The Wellness brand of natural food and treats for pets tackles this ever expanding issue head on and now offers cats and their loving owners a specialized solution with Wellness Healthy Weight - part of its new Wellness Dietary Solutions feline dry nutrition line that has been designed with cat health and wellness in mind.
Over the last several weeks Banfield has provided the U.S. Food and Drug Administration with medical information collected from its centralized medical records database of Pets that may have been affected by the Menu Foods recall.
The American Red Cross wants pet owners to remember there is still time to celebrate National Pet First Aid Awareness Month by learning the necessary steps to keep your pets, dogs and cats safe.
During the recall of many brands of pet foods, Natural Life Nutritional Pet Products wanted to take extra measures to ensure the safety of your pets as well as ours.
Ask Ariel Your Pet Nutritionist announced today a comprehensive holistic plan to help heal pets affected by the pet food recall. "Pets affected by the pet food recall can greatly benefit from a balanced homemade diet and nutritional supplements that will help detoxify the kidneys and liver", says Susan Blake Davis, veterinary nutritionist. She advises pet owners to take their pets immediately to their veterinarian for a blood and urine test if they suspect their pet may have been affected.
The Food and Drug Administration is urgently reminding the public that contact with baby turtles can pose a serious health risk to infants, small children, and adults with impaired immune systems as they can be natural hosts to Salmonella.
Menu Foods today voluntarily expanded its pet food recall for selected "cuts and gravy" pet food products, manufactured back to November 8, 2006.
In a broad support for California-based Veterinary Pet Insurance dozens of mayors across the 'Golden State' have written letters to VPI congratulating the pet-centric company on reaching the historic milestone of protecting America's pets for a quarter of a century.
Area veterinarians are cooperating with local health departments during April and May to sponsor special reduced-cost rabies clinics to vaccinate pet cats and dogs.
An Abbeville County man is under a doctor's care and receiving inoculations to prevent rabies after coming into contact with a raccoon that has tested positive for the disease.
An researchers international team has identified a genetic variant that is a major contributor to small size in dogs.
Sunshine Mills Inc. is voluntarily recalling a portion of its branded dog biscuits made at its Red Bay, Alabama biscuit plant during part of March 2007.
Eight In One Inc. is voluntarily recalling nationally all lots of Dingo CHICK'N JERKY.
Eight In One, Inc. is recalling nationally all lots of Dingo CHICK'N JERKY treats due to Company concerns that the jerky treats have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella, which can cause serious infections in dogs and cats.
Del Monte Pet Products Voluntarily Withdraws Specific Product Codes of Pet Treats and Wet Dog Food Products
Del Monte Pet Products is voluntarily recalling select product codes of its pet treat products sold under the Jerky Treats, Gravy Train Beef Sticks and Pounce Meaty Morsels brands as well as select dog snack and wet dog food products sold under private label brands.
Nestle Purina PetCare Company today announced it is voluntarily recalling all sizes and varieties of its ALPO Prime Cuts in Gravy wet dog food with specific date codes.
Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. is voluntarily recalling Prescription Diet m/d Feline dry food from the market.
FDA testing has detected melamine and melamine byproducts in wheat gluten received to make dry cat food.
Abaxis, Inc. is organizing a large scale community outreach program in response to the recent pet food recall.
In 2006, South Dakota reported its lowest number ever of animal rabies cases, says a Department of Health official.