Posts tagged "cat food"

Pet Food Around the World, A Growing Market

Pet Food Around the World, A Growing Market
Pet food is definitely a growth market; while China isn’t quite at the very bottom in terms of average monthly spending on dog food per dog, it’s nowhere near the top, according to Euromonitor, No doubt China’s rock ‘n roll and up and down economy in the past few years at times helps and at... Read more »

Blue Buffalo Company Recalls Blue Kitty Yums Chicken Recipe Cat Treats

Blue Buffalo Company Recalls Blue Kitty Yums Chicken Recipe Cat Treats
Blue Buffalo Company, Ltd. is voluntarily recalling a limited production of Blue Kitty Yums Chicken Recipe Cat Treats that may contain low levels of propylene glycol, which is not permitted by the FDA for use in cat food. Cats reacting to high doses of propylene glycol may exhibit signs of depression and may have a... Read more »

What Do Your Pets Eat?

What Do Your Pets Eat?
Researchers at Tufts University are looking for volunteers to complete a brief, 15 minute survey about feeding practices for dogs and cats. This survey will ask questions about your pet(s), what food you purchase for your pet(s), how you feed your pet(s), and your relationship with your pet(s). You may be eligible to participate if... Read more »
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Primal Pet food Recall: Feline Turkey Raw Frozen Formula

Primal Pet food Recall: Feline Turkey Raw Frozen Formula
Primal Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling a single batch production code of Feline Turkey Raw Frozen Formula 3-pound bag. FDA tested product in response to a single consumer complaint. Primal Pet Foods was alerted by FDA that the testing of two bags of this lot resulted in a low thiamine level. Neither FDA nor Primal... Read more »

Why Cats Like (or don't like) Cat Food

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Cat foods explained with nutritionist Dr. Jill Cline of Royal Canin.  Are cats really all that fussy? Turns out maybe not as much as some think.  Cline explains how cats make decisions about what they like (or don’t like) about food is based on three factors. Also, Cline offers a good explanation as to why... Read more »

Merrick Pet Care Partners with Tree House to Save Cats

Merrick Pet Care Partners with Tree House to Save Cats
 Tree House Humane Society and Merrick Pet Care have announced an exclusive partnership to provide Chicago’s homeless cats with quality nutrition while they’re awaiting their forever homes. Merrick Pet Care, a leader in natural and organic pet nutrition, started earlier this month providing Tree House Humane Society with quality pet food for all of Tree... Read more »
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Great Cat Food Debate: Moist Food or Dry Food, Which Is It?

Great Cat Food Debate: Moist Food or Dry Food, Which Is It?
Q: I recently discovered your radio show and listen each week from Spain. My husband and I are researching the best food possible for our cat. There is great debate over dry food vs. wet. What do you recommend? — A.M.V., Madrid, Spain A: The good news is, owners increasingly care, and care passionately, about... Read more »

Truth About Cats: What Cat Owners Believe

Truth About Cats: What Cat Owners Believe
Cats are a mystery – even to cat owners, according to results of a survey commissioned by Royal Canin. Listen HERE to my interview from my national radio show, Steve Dale’s Pet World with Royal Canin Nutritional Insight Manager Dr. Jill Cline. For example three of four people don’t consider their cat’s health when selecting... Read more »

Understanding Cats

Understanding Cats
Cat owners think they understand their feline friends’ needs, but sometimes they may not. According to a recent survey by the Kelton Global of more than 500 cat owners, its turns out the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) may be easier to understand than domestic cats. Jill Cline, a Ph.D. nutritionist and Nutritional Insights Manager for... Read more »
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Pet Experts Answer Your Questions at Central Veterinary Conference

Pet Experts Answer Your Questions at Central Veterinary Conference
SAN DIEGO, CA — These reader questions were answered at the Central Veterinary Conference West, held at the San Diego Convention Center, Dec. 5-9. Q: Why does my cat go crazy if I step on an ant? She’ll roll around on the spot. — W.G., Cyberspace. A: “I suspect it’s all about the smell,” says... Read more »