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Pet Food Recall

Changes Ahead for the Pet Food Industry

Carlotta Cooper | Posted 06.14.2014 | Home
Carlotta Cooper

If you have a pet then you surely know how difficult it can be to choose a quality pet food these days. With yet another pet food recall last week, pet owners have to wonder why premium pet foods continue to have recalls.

Give a Dog a Bone?

Natasha Ashton | Posted 10.09.2012 | Impact
Natasha Ashton

It follows naturally that as we make better and more informed choices about our own food, we would also start giving more careful consideration to what we feed our pets.

Salmonella In Dog Food Sickens 14 People

AP | By JEFFREY COLLINS and HEATHER HOLLINGSWORTH | Posted 05.08.2012 | Healthy Living

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Fourteen people in at least nine states have been sickened by salmonella after handling tainted dog food from a South Carolina plant...

Pet Food Company Issues Another Recall

AP | Posted 05.01.2012 | Home

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Missouri-based Diamond Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling a third type of dry dog food because of salmonella concerns. All three ...

The Latest Recalled Dog Foods All Contain This Ingredient

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 04.08.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

In early December, three pet food recalls were initiated due to aflatoxin levels above the "acceptable" limit.

Think Pet Food Companies Are Telling Tall Tales and Making Your Dog Food Decision Rough?

Gay Browne | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green
Gay Browne

Although pet food companies have been slow to improve their environmental footprints, they have been progressive about updating formulas. But this doesn't mean that it's any easier to find the healthiest pet foods at the grocery store.

Meatless Monday: Don't Be Cruel

Ellen Kanner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Ellen Kanner

We love our animals, spending $35 to $45 billion a year on pet care. The weird thing is, despite the care we lavish on our pets, we don't have a problem eating animals for dinner.

Pet Food Recall EXPANDED: See The Brands Affected | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Procter & Gamble is expanding a pet food recall to include veterinary and some specialized dry pet food as a precautionary measure because there...

Cat Food Recalled; Premium Edge Cat Food Sickens 21 Cats

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON — A Missouri company said Tuesday its recalled dried cat food has sickened 21 cats and the pet food was distributed in multiple state...

Pet Food Company Recalls Food After Cats in the Rochester Area Fall Ill

Sophia Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Sophia Yin

Diamond Pet Foods announced that they had voluntarily withdrawn from distribution two brands of cat food deficient in the water-soluble vitamin Thiamine, also known as vitamin B1.

Pet Owners And Tainted Food Maker Reach Multi-Million Dollar Deal

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. — Companies that were sued over contaminated pet food linked to the deaths of perhaps thousands of dogs and cats have agreed ...

3 Companies Indicted in Pet Food Case

AP | DAVID TWIDDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two Chinese businesses and a U.S. company were indicted Wednesday in the tainted pet food incidents that killed potentially t...