Category: Pets

Dog Food: Where’s the Beef? Why HFCS?

I was taking care of a dog and his people brought over the dog food to feed him: Purina Moist & Meaty burger with cheddar cheese flavor. Mouth watering? The dog food is red and orange-ish short “sticks” of food in individual packets. Then I looked at the ingredients: Oh, Crap. –Beef byproduct –Soy flour […]

Dog Food Recall: Chicken Soup for Pet Lovers Soul – salmonella

Pet food safety: Dog Food Recall – Chicken Soup for Pet Lover’s Soul tests positive for salmonella Diamond Pet Foods is expanding a voluntary recall to include one production run and four production codes of Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul Adult Light Formula dry dog food. One bag of the product has tested […]

Painter’s Birthday Party

Painter can join the nose touching contest Originally uploaded by AZ Greyhound Rescue Painter belonged to Karyn Zoldan and he had a birthday party when he turned 5, 10, and 12. The first two birthday parties included dogs and their people with treats and games for the dogs. His last birthday party at age 12 […]

Comfort Foods: Merlot, French Cheese, and Dog Treats

I couldn’t make up this story about equal opportunity comfort food. I’m on the email list for Margot Kenly, owner of Blue Dog Bakery. Here’s the story (with permission to post) written in her latest email newsletter. Readers often write in with testimonials usually from observing their dog’s enthusiasm but this has a slightly different […]