Hyperscrub Cleans Paws Elegantly, Using Thick Clusters Of Sinuous Spokes

Ah, a foot massage!   I may be shunned for this, but I have to admit to being fascinated by the properties of plastics. In this case, it’s what’s been done with the use of with medical grade polypropylene in the Hyperscrub Paw Cleaner. Look at how fine the bristles are and how they are integrated…

Pet Food can be Stinky Business – Truth about Pet Food

What the pet food television commercials forget to tell pet owners about: the smell. Unless you live near a pet food manufacturing facility or a pet food ingredient facility, you probably don’t think much about the smell of manufacturing. But those that do live near these pet food plants, complain about the horrible odors. Recently,…

Would You Move For Your Dog? Here Are 2019’s Top Places For Dogs To Live

Redfin, the realtors, and Rover, the dog-walkers, got together to determine which U.S. cities are dog’s best friends. The top 20 includes many large cities like Seattle, Chicago, and Los Angeles but some smaller as well, like San Diego and Washington, DC.   Pinterest   Data held by Redfin revealed how much area of 14,000…

Thogensen Family Farm Recalls Raw Frozen Ground Pet Food – Truth about Pet Food

Thogersen Family Farm of Stanwood, WA is voluntarily recalling raw frozen ground pet food because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The following varieties, packaged in two pound packs, are included in this recall: course ground rabbit, course ground mallard duck, ground llama, and ground pork frozen raw pet food L….

Is it any wonder Pet Owners are Suspicious? – Truth about Pet Food

“Cardiologists and nutritionists” are making suspicious pet food recommendations to “protect your dog” from diet related heart disease. Are their recommendations bias, or do they just not have a clue? The TaurineDCM.org website states: “The cardiologists and nutritionists who uncovered the taurine-DCM connection have been unanimous in their assessment that the best way to get…

Firefighters Climb Tall, Tall Tree To Rescue Big, Big Cat

Cat stuck in a tree? All in a day’s work for the San Bernardino County Fire department, even when the reported ‘cat’ turns out to be a mountain lion.   Ho-hum, firefighters of the SBCF must have thought: another day, another cat stuck in a tree. Rescuing tree’d cats is a no-brainer for these guys,…

Rescued Chinese Giant Salamanders Find New Home At London Zoo

One of four rare Chinese Giant Salamanders found in cereal boxes being smuggled into the UK is making his public debut at the ZSL London Zoo.    “It was the best of prizes, it was the worst of prizes,” to paraphrase Charles Dickens, and we think most anyone over the age of 12 will agree…

We can battle pet food injustice together – Truth about Pet Food

The crimes ignored in pet food are many, but all of us can battle the injustices together. Here are some of our recent efforts and how you can help with pet food advocacy. FDA and AAFCO Memorandum of Understanding One of the worst injustices that pet owners face is no public access to pet food…

The Alpha Male Of The Animal Kingdom Isn’t The Bully You Think He Is

Photo Credit: UPI/Getty/Guardian Design Today’s U.S. political climate is overtly partisan and at times seems controlled solely by primordial bully tactics. Donald Trump’s intimidation of his rivals during the 2016 Republican primaries was so animated, it had more similarities to fiction than reality. According to the Guardian correspondent Frans de Waal, Trump “defeated all his…

Michael Vick, Dog Owner? Deleted Twitter Pic Shows Open Milk-Bones Box

In the latest example of the power of Twitter to shame and embarrass so-called celebrities, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and convicted dogfight organizer Michael Vick has been caught with his hand in the cookie jar… dog cookies, that is. Last Thursday evening (October 4th), Vick tweeted a seemingly innocuous photo of his daughter and himself studying…