Category Archives: Pet Articles

Why Hypoallergenic Small Dogs Are Best For Allergy Sufferers

Why Hypoallergenic Small Dogs Are Best For Allergy Sufferers

Hypoallergenic dogs are more popular than ever before. From the white house to local pet lover’s house, everyone is talking about hypoallergenic dogs. What are hypoallergenic dogs? The common misconception is that hypoallergenic dogs are totally allergy free. The fact of the matter is, they are the breed of dogs that produce fewer allergens but are… Continue Reading

Party Animal Recalls Cocolicious Canned Dog Food Due To Pentobarbital

Party Animal Recalls Cocolicious Canned Dog Food Due To Pentobarbital

April 17, 2017 – Party Animal Inc. recalls specific lots of its Cocolicious Canned Dog Food due to some varieties being tested positive for the euthanasia drug, pentobarbital. This is another one of the pentobarbital contaminations we have seen in our pet’s food in recent months, leaving us wondering how safe is the food we… Continue Reading

EuroCan Manufacturing Recalls Barnsdale Farms, HoundsTooth And Mac’s Choice Pig Ears

EuroCan Manufacturing Recalls Barnsdale Farms, HoundsTooth And Mac’s Choice Pig Ears

EuroCan Manufacturing is voluntarily recalling their individually shrink-wrapped, 6-pack, 12-pack and 25-pack bags of Barnsdale Farms®, HoundsTooth® and Mac’s Choice® Pig Ears due to potential salmonella contamination. Salmonella can affect animals eating the contaminated products and humans are also at risk after handling the products, especially if you don’t wash your hands thoroughly with soap… Continue Reading

Blue Buffalo Voluntarily Recalls One Lot Of BLUE Wilderness® Rocky Mountain Recipe

Blue Buffalo Voluntarily Recalls One Lot Of BLUE Wilderness® Rocky Mountain Recipe

Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling one production lot of BLUE Wilderness® Rocky Mountain Recipe, Red Meat Dinner Wet Food for Adult Dogs, due to elevated levels of naturally occurring beef thyroid hormone. [View All Recalls In Reverse Chronological Order] Company: Blue Buffalo Company based on Wilton, CT Recalled products: The recall is limited to one… Continue Reading

How To Start Raising Chickens For Meat Or For Eggs

How To Start Raising Chickens For Meat Or For Eggs

There’s something about the comforting clucking of a brood of hens that sounds like home. Whether you want a flock to lay delicious, healthy eggs, or you’d like to raise your hens for meat – some breeds are good for both – here’s what you need to get started: Are You Allowed To Keep Chickens?… Continue Reading

Wellpet Voluntarily Recalls Canned Dog Food Due To Elevated Beef Thyroid Hormone

Wellpet Voluntarily Recalls Canned Dog Food Due To Elevated Beef Thyroid Hormone

Wellpet of Tewksbury, MA, is voluntarily recalling a limited amount of one recipe of canned dog food due to elevated levels of naturally occurring Beef Thyroid Hormone. This recipe is a mixer or topper and is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only making the likelihood of a dog being affected pretty remote. [View All… Continue Reading

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall Due To Issues With Foil Seals

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Recall Due To Issues With Foil Seals

Blue Buffalo is voluntarily issuing a market recall of certain dog food due to quality issues with the foil seals on top of the cups. 17 varieties of its Blue Divine Delights and Blue Wilderness Trail Trays are included in this withdrawal. [View All Recalls In Reverse Chronological Order] Company:  Blue Buffalo Company Recalled products:… Continue Reading

February 2017 Recall Of Against The Grain Pet Food

February 2017 Recall Of Against The Grain Pet Food

Against The Grain Pet Food is issuing a voluntary recall of one lot of its ‘Against the Grain Pulled Beef with Gravy Dinner for Dogs’ due to potential pentobarbital contamination. The recalled product was manufactured and distributed in 2015. Oral exposure to pentobarbital can cause side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, excitement, loss of balance,… Continue Reading

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Voluntarily Recalls Home Style Recipe

Blue Buffalo Dog Food Voluntarily Recalls Home Style Recipe

The Blue Buffalo Company is voluntarily recalling specific lots of Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe ‘Healthy Weight’ because of potential metal (aluminum) contamination. [View All Recalls In Reverse Chronological Order] Company:  Blue Buffalo Company Recalled products: The recalled product is ‘Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Healthy Weight, Chicken Dinner with Garden Vegetables’, with the following codes: UPC: 8-40243-10017-0… Continue Reading

Giant Food Stores Recalls Companion Canned Dog Food

Giant Food Stores Recalls Companion Canned Dog Food

Giant Food Stores is issuing a recall for certain lots of Companion Canned Dog food. The recall is voluntarily instigated by the company due to possible metal contamination. [View All Recalls In Reverse Chronological Order] Company:  Giant Food Stores Recalled products: The recalled products are, Companion Canned Dog Food 13.2 oz (3 UPC’s), as follows:… Continue Reading

PetSmart Issues Voluntary Recall Due To Possible Metal Contamination

PetSmart Issues Voluntary Recall Due To Possible Metal Contamination

PetSmart issues a voluntary recall of one production lot of Grreat Choice® Adult Dog Food with Chicken and Rice Classic Ground because of possible metal contamination. Grreat Choice Adult dog food is sold on PetSmart.com, Pet360.com, PetFoodDirect.com and in nationwide PetSmart retail stores. [View All Recalls In Reverse Chronological Order] Company:  PetSmart Recalled products: The following Grreat… Continue Reading