Month: April 2018

Maker: OC Raw Dog, LLCCauses: Potential for listeria; potential for Clostridium botulinumAnnouncement: FDA announcements (1) and (2), dated April 20, 2018What was recalled: The following products: OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox, 3lb., UPC #022099069171, Lot #3652, Best by Oct. 11, 2018 OC Raw Dog Chicken, Fish & Produce Doggie Sliders, 4lb., UPC #095225852640, Best
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1. Key Characteristics Weight: Males, 9–15 pounds; females, 6–12 pounds Life Expectancy: 15–20 years and sometimes beyond This breed may be the world’s most recognizable cat. Aside from becoming unforgettable in the classic Lady and the Tramp film, these cats are unmistakeable with their light coats and dark extremities. Siamese are unique cats, with their long and angular
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A male calico is a rare thing, indeed. By: kurt-b I adopted my spunky calico cat, Lou, when she was just a kitten. Even though she’s been my constant companion for the last 4 years, she still manages to surprise me every day. Anyone who’s ever spent time with a calico cat knows them to
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Cannabis is a complicated topic among veterinarians. By: GidonPico Veterinarians are not afraid of dogs. We are wary. Cautious. Sensible. So I color-code certain dog charts to warn myself and the staff of a potentially aggressive patient. Iditarod the Akita One of these yellow caution-stickered pups I have come to understand and respect is Iditarod,
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Who could resist a pet duck waddle? By: Derrick Coetzee OK, admit it — how many of you have always wanted a pet duck? Look how adorable they are! Their little waddles, mighty quacks and cute little faces all shout, “Please take me home!” I’m guilty of feeding the ducks at various ponds, although nowadays
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Maker: Carnivore Meat CompanyCause: Potential for salmonellaAnnouncement: Customer email dated April 16, 2018What was recalled: The following 2 varieties and dates of Vital Essentials: Freeze-Dried Beef Toppers (for dogs and cats), 6 oz. packages, Lot #13815, Best by June 4, 2019 or June 20, 2019 Frozen Beef Chub Entrée for Dogs, 5 lb. chubs, Lot #13816, Best by Dec. 27,
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Maker: TruPet LLCCause: Potential for salmonellaAnnouncement: Customer email dated April 13, 2018What was recalled: The company is calling this a “withdrawal” of a single lot of TruDog Boost Me Mighty Meaty Beef Booster, Lot #20190531 13815 We learned about this recall from a Petful subscriber (and TruDog customer) who shared the company’s email with us. In the
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These vocal animals are nocturnal. By: Pure! Travel Group Kinkajous are small mammals that are native to the rainforest. They’re intelligent, vocal and curious animals — and they’re one of the latest in the trend of exotic pets. Kinkajous grow to be 2–12 pounds, depending on their subspecies, and can live for roughly 20 years.
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1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Sporting Height: 17–20 inches Weight: 55–85 pounds Life Expectancy: 10–12 years Clumber spaniels are long, low dogs whose bodies are rectangular in shape. They have large, square noses that are brown with shades of beige, rose and cherry. The large eyes are dark amber, and the ears are triangular and thick
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Maker: K9 Natural LtdCause: Potential for listeriaAnnouncement: Company news release dated April 13, 2018What was recalled: The following sizes/batches of K9 Natural Chicken Feast frozen raw dog food: 2.2 lb. and 11 lb. bags, Batch #170517, expiration date of Nov. 17, 2018 11 lb. bags, Batch #150517, expiration date of Nov. 15, 2018 11 lb. bags, Batch
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