We couldn’t believe it when we moved to Portland and saw/heard how many fireworks go off here on the 4th of July. We’ve never lived anywhere with legal fireworks, and had no idea that it would be such a constant barrage of explosions for hours on end. This can be a very frightening thing for… Read more »
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Northwest Working Dog Expo *and* Plastic Recycling Roundup! Northwest Working Dog Expo – 1st annual event, open to all breeds! Lots of fun events, demonstrations and competitions in areas such as Obedience and Personal Protection, CGC and ATTS testing, Youth Obedience Contests, and much more! June 1st, 2nd, and 3rd, 2007 at the Clackamas County… Read more »
ST. CHARLES, Mo., May 11 /PRNewswire/ — Royal Canin USA is announcing today the voluntary nationwide recall of eight Sensible Choice dry dog food products and seven Kasco dry dog and cat food products. This announcement is based on the company’s ongoing extensive review of its manufacturing and quality assurance testing procedures, which identified trace… Read more »
A great number of new canned foods were added to the list of recalled foods. To help, here’s a site with a current list.
Earth Day is always a great time to take a look at little ways we can be more conscious of our actions and our consumer choices as they relate to the health of our environment. It can act as a New Year’s resolution of sorts. We like to make it easy for people to make… Read more »
Melamine was found in the rice protein concentrate (described by the company as rice gluten) used by Natural Balance in their Venison dog and cat formulas. Carrie Peyton Dahlberg of the Sacramento Bee is reporting Tuesday that: Natural Balance, a Pacoima-based company, is “99.9 percent sure” that a rice protein made in Asia is responsible… Read more »
Given the events of the past few weeks (recalls due to pet foods tainted with Melamine from China) , I thought I might publish a few of my old newsletter articles on nutrition to the blog. If human grade prepared foods/kibbles are not available in your area of the country, you might want to consider… Read more »