Dogs

You can train a dog not to chew everything in sight. It just takes time and patience. Photo: jameslee Destructive chewing is one of the most common complaints among dog lovers. I’ve experienced it, you’ve experienced it — and your neighbor has probably experienced it too! I remember my youngest dog, River, chewing everything when
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Maker: ELM Pet Foods, Inc.Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin DAnnouncement: FDA announcement dated Nov. 29, 2018 (archived here)What was recalled: The following ELM Chicken and Chickpea Recipe dry dog foods: 3 lb. bags, UPC #0-70155-22507-8, with one of these date codes: TD2 26 FEB 2019, TE1 30 APR 2019 TD1 5 SEP 2019 TD2 5 SEP 2019 28
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Maker: ANF Pet, Inc.Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin DAnnouncement: FDA announcement dated Nov. 28, 2018 (archived here)What was recalled: The following dry dog foods: 3 kg bags of ANF Lamb Meal & Rice Adult Formula, best by Nov. 23, 2019, UPC #9097231622 7.5 kg bags of ANF Lamb Meal & Rice Adult Formula, best by Nov. 20, 2019, UPC #9097203300
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Maker: Sunshine Mills, Inc.Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin DAnnouncement: FDA announcement dated Nov. 27, 2018 (archived here)What was recalled: The following dry dog foods with best by dates of Nov. 1, 2018 – Nov. 8, 2019: 14 lb. and 28 lb. bags of Evolve Puppy Formula (Chicken & Rice), UPC numbers 0-73657-00862-0 and 0-73657-00863-7 40 lb. bags of Sportsman’s Pride
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Yorkshire Terriers are little dogs with big personalities. Photo: mato181 1. Key Characteristics AKC Group: Toy Height: 6–7 inches Weight: 4–7 pounds Life Expectancy: Around 15 years Yorkshire Terriers (a.k.a. Yorkies) are one of the most popular dogs among the toy breeds. Although the tail is usually docked, this practice is illegal in some European countries. The coat
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Maker: Sunshine Mills, Inc.Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin DAnnouncement: Press release from Harris Teeter dated Nov. 19, 2018 (archived here)What was recalled: 4 lb. and 14 lb. bags of Abound Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe dry dog food. Interestingly, the press release announcing this recall to the public was sent out not by Sunshine Mills, the maker
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Maker: Sunshine Mills, Inc.Cause: Elevated levels of Vitamin DAnnouncement: Press release from Giant Food Stores and Martin’s Food Markets dated Nov. 20, 2018 (archived here)What was recalled: 4 lb., 14 lb. and 28 lb. bags of Nature’s Promise Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe dry dog food with best by dates of Nov. 1, 2018 – Nov. 8, 2019. The press
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While you were getting filled up on turkey, this dog was making canine history. Whiskey the Whippet won Best in Show at the 17th Annual National Dog Show Presented by Purina on Thursday, claiming the throne from last year’s winner: Newton the Brussels Griffon. Whiskey, whose registered show name is GCHP Pinnacle Tennessee Whiskey, topped more than 2,000 other
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Richmond Animal Care and Control is all about forming families, especially for the holidays. The Virginia shelter — which ensured that a blind Dachshund and his seeing eye pit bull buddy stayed together earlier this year — has spent November placing its animals in homes for Thanksgiving. On Nov. 13, RACC posted on Facebook that staff
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Yes, these marbled dog treats take a bit of work, but aren’t they beautiful? Photo: Allison Gray/Petful I’m quite certain that Banjo is far less concerned about the beauty of her treats as much as the flavor. But I definitely appreciate recipes that produce cookies that are both edible — and, I gather from Banjo,
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Holiday pet safety is a crucial component of making your family gatherings memorable for all the right reasons. Photo: sadiehart The holidays are always full of fun, families, friends, food and furry friends trying to get into as much trouble as possible. Holiday pet safety is critical, so in this article you’ll find plenty of
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Lots of praise and treats are the way to go when training a dog of any age. Photo: pixabay You’ve probably heard the saying “You can’t teach an old dog new tricks” — but what if that isn’t the whole truth? Although some things are best taught to dogs while they’re still young, your dog
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Mud and cold weather are both risk factors when it comes to Alabama rot. Photo: Felix_Broennimann Why would a veterinarian test a healthy dog’s kidneys twice in 3 days? Because right now it’s the only way of detecting if a dog is at risk of Alabama rot. Alabama rot is a serious condition that creates
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