Monday, February 20, 2017

Trust Fund Shelter Pet...

There's such a thing as a trust fund shelter pet

If you search hard enough, you might find one that's already paid for. 

Jaymi Heimbuch
February 19, 2017, 11:03 a.m.
Mother Nature Network
 "It may seem like a joke about the excesses of rich people, but trust funds for pets are a real thing, and they're increasingly popular for people of all income brackets as a way to ensure their beloved animal companions are cared for.

But, if it's more common for pets to have trust funds, what actually happens to those pets when their owners pass away?"

Good article!  READ MORE: http://www.mnn.com/family/pets/stories/such-thing-trust-fund-shelter-pet

 

Pet Food Recalls: Jan/Feb 2017...


FDA Pet Food Recalls



February 14, 2017
Against the Grain
DOG Food •  Potential presence of pentobarbital
Against The Grain Pet Foods

February 9, 2017
Grreat
Grreat Choice Adult DOG Food w/Chicken & Rice • Metal Pieces
PetSmart

February 3, 2017
Evanger’s
 12oz Hunk of Beef DOG Food • Pentobarbital
Evanger's Dog Food Co.

January 13, 2017
Grange Co-op Rouge
RABBIT Pellets • Contain high levels of vitamin D
Grange Co-op

January 13, 2017
Blue Ridge Beef
Raw DOG and CAT food • Listeria monocytogenes
Blue Ridge Beef

January 6, 2017 ~ expanded lot list
9LivesTM, EverPetTM, and Special KittyTM
Canned CAT food • health risk: Possible low levels of thiamine (vitamin B1)
J.M. Smucker Company

January 3, 2017
9LivesTM, EverPetTM, and Special KittyTM
Canned CAT food • health risk: Possible low levels of thiamine (vitamin B1)
J.M. Smucker Company

  BE AWARE!

Monday, February 13, 2017

Will You Be My Valentine?





Pet Food Recalls...

RECALL PetSmart Voluntarily Recalls Single Lot of Grreat Choice® Canned Dog Food Due to Possible Health Risk
Please go to: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm541182.htm?source=govdelivery&utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery



 RECALL DOG and CAT FOOD:
Evanger’s Voluntarily Recalls Hunk of Beef Because Of Pentobarbital Exposure in one Batch of Food
These recalled cans of 12-oz Hunk of Beef cans were distributed to retail locations and sold online in the following states: Washington, California, Minnesota, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Massachusetts, Maryland, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida, and were manufactured the week of June 6 – June 13, 2016.
FDA: http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm539900.htm






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