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Pets Tear Stain Removers: FDA Expresses Concerns

Pets Tear Stain Removers: FDA Expresses Concerns
The FDA is cracking down on some makers of over-the-counter products that are marketed to remove the tear stains in dogs and cats because they are allegedly using an antibiotic inappropriately…These are popular products, and this is important to share with pet owners. The following is directly from the FDA: The U.S. Food and Drug... Read more »

Jerky Treats from China Killing Pets

Jerky Treats from China Killing Pets
Since 2007, the  Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine  says it has received reports of 3,600 sickened dogs and 10 cats becoming ill as a result of eating jerky treats made in China, not to mention 580 deaths reportedly caused by the tainted jerky, Why are pet owners still buying this stuff? And... Read more »

Stop Buying Jerky Treats from China, FDA Update

Stop Buying Jerky Treats from China, FDA Update
Jerky treats made in China continue to sicken, even kill dogs. In a statement just issued by the Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine, “If you have a dog or cat that became ill after eating jerky pet treats, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) would like to hear from you or your... Read more »
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Dog Deaths Implicated in IAMS/Eukanuba Recall

NOTE THE UPDATED STORY   Dogs may have been sickened or died as a result of tainted IAMS or Eukanuba pet food, according to Fox 19 News in Cincinnati. Here’s information on the voluntary massive recall, which was for potential salmonella.FOX19.com-Cincinnati News, Weather Three dogs died this week who shared two common denominators.; they all... Read more »

Pet Food Recall: BARF World Diets

Pet Food Recall: BARF World Diets
The manufacturing facility where we produce our diets was informed of a positive test for salmonella in a non-food item. For the safety of you and your family, we have decided that the responsible thing to do in this instance would be to issue a voluntary recall of any BARF World products, which were produced... Read more »

Bird Treat Recalls, Kaytee Products

Bird Treat Recalls, Kaytee Products
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – February 19, 2013 – Kaytee Products is recalling several bird treats and greens items due to possible contamination of Salmonella from parsley flake ingredients supplied to Kaytee by Specialty Commodities, Inc., an outside supplier to Kaytee. Specifics are HERE. No human or pet illnesses have been reported to-date. The recall notification... Read more »
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Replying to Wacko Listener, and Talking Chicken Jerky Treat Recall

Replying to Wacko Listener, and Talking Chicken Jerky Treat Recall
On this week’s appearance with Bill Moller on WGN Radio, I speak about the recall of chicken jerky treats made in China and I also get very angry at a ridiculous WGN listener: You can listen HERE. Hank called in and spoke about his own dog who died of renal failure as a result of... Read more »

China Insists the Sometimes Lethal Problem with the Jerky Treats Is Ours

China Insists the Sometimes Lethal Problem with the Jerky Treats Is Ours
Tainted chicken jerky treats imported form China have been sickening and even killing dogs now for several years. In 2012, the number of dogs killed reached a max according to Dr. Dan McChesney, director of the Office of Surveillance and Compliance at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Center for Veterinary Medicine. McChesney told me that  U.S.... Read more »

Charlee Bear Products Recalls Protein Crunch Bars, Possible Salmonella Health Risk

Charlee Bear Products Recalls Protein Crunch Bars, Possible Salmonella Health Risk
Contact Consumer: 1-800-396-8893 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - November 1, 2012 – Charlee Bear Products announced today that it is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its Protein Crunch Bar products because they have the potential to be contaminated with Salmonella. The following products are being recalled: Charlee Bear Protein Crunch Bars – Chicken Recipe with Carrots 5.5 oz packages;... Read more »
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Just Say 'No' To Chicken Jerky Treats

Just Say 'No' To Chicken Jerky Treats
I will begin with the take home sentence first: Don’t buy chicken jerky treats. Call it a boycott – if you like. I just don’t understand how it’s worth the risk when the only benefit of chicken jerky treats is that dogs like them. There is no compelling nutrtional benefit. And the risk – though... Read more »
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