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August 2013

Heartworm Chewables Iverhart Plus Expanded Recall

This is an EXPANDED Recall from the original one in April 2013. Virbac has issued an expanded recall for Iverhart Plus Flavored Chewables heartworm preventative. Several lots are below the potency levels to protect dogs against heartworms. The following lot numbers of Iverhart Plus Flavored Chewables are included in the expanded recall: Small (up to 25lbs) 120092: Small (up to 25lbs) 120397: Small (up to 25lbs) 120398: Small (up to 25lbs) 120798: Small (up to 25lbs) Medium (26-50lbs) 120090: Medium (26-50lbs) 120301: Medium (26-50lbs) 120378: Medium (26-50lbs) 120450: Medium (26-50lbs)... Read more →

Four Paws: Pet Food Maker Royal Canin Sponsoring Bear-Baiti​ng

I am not a fan of Royal Canin and this is absolutely terrible! As you may have heard Royal Canin is now putting by-products in their foods and feather meal. Here they are sponsoring Bear-Baiting! Animal welfare organisation Four Paws is charging popular French manufacturer of dog and cat food, Royal Canin, with sponsoring brutal and illegal bear-baiting in the Ukraine. The organization explained that it obtained video of one bear-baiting contest that took place in April 2013 near Vinnytsia, Ukraine. The video shows a chained brown bear unable to... Read more →

P&G Voluntarily Recalls Iams And Eukanuba Dog And Cat Food Due To Potential Salmonella

They had a recall in 2010 and here is a new one.... If you feed your pets Iams or Eukanuba, you might want to check the bags. Parent company Proctor & Gamble is recalling certain lots of Iams and Eukanuba dog food, and Iams cat food, because the bags were possibly contaminated with salmonella. P&G says the lots represent .1 percent of total production, but they are removing the bags from the shelves as a precaution. Not only could tainted food be harmful to the pets, it could be harmful... Read more →