Pet Food Shortages and Price Hikes Due to Disruptions in Supply Chain

If you’ve been shopping for your pet’s favorite food or treats recently, you probably have noticed both increased prices and decreased availability, both in-store and online. You’re not alone.  Disruptions in the supply chain for pet food ingredients have caused these issues. According to a recent article in Reuters, the cost of pet food ingredients … Continue reading Pet Food Shortages and Price Hikes Due to Disruptions in Supply Chain

CDC Investigates Salmonella in Pig Ear Dog Treats

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, along with the US Food and Drug Administration, recently issued a health warning to pet owners who feed their dogs pig ear treats. They are advising people not to buy pig ear treats for their pets, and not to feed your dog any you might already have … Continue reading CDC Investigates Salmonella in Pig Ear Dog Treats

FDA Issues Updated Warning About Dog Bone Treats

The US Food and Drug Administration has recently issued a revised warning about giving your dog packaged “bone treats.”  While there are also dangers in giving your dog real bones you get from the butcher, the FDA is emphasizing the health risks of processed and packaged bone treats. These bone treats are sold at many … Continue reading FDA Issues Updated Warning About Dog Bone Treats