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Are Jerky Treats Healthy for Our Dogs? Are Jerky Treats Healthy for Our Dogs?

I have several clients who feed their dogs chicken jerky treats. After all, chicken jerky treats sound healthy and what pet parent doesn’t enjoy giving Fido a tasty snack? With four dogs of my own, I vary in the type of treats I give them. When I decided to give these products a try, the previous concerns regarding chicken jerky treats were foremost... [ Read more of this article ]

The Many Rewards of Foster Care The Many Rewards of Foster Care

Mary never planned on becoming a foster doggie mom but when her twelve-year-old mixed breed dog suddenly died she found herself needing to fill the missing gap.”When Lucy died, it was tragic for me. I really needed something to do, something that could occupy me and get my mind off the whole event,” states Mary with sadness in her eyes. Her... [ Read more of this article ]

Wesley Stole My Heart Wesley Stole My Heart

It was difficult for me to say goodbye but I knew that Wesley was going to be very happy. I had to give him one last hug before I sent him on his way! Wesley, the little guy who captured my heart On January 2, 2010, Wesley kicked off the New Year with a major change in his lifestyle. He became the official prince of a little princess named Jenna.... [ Read more of this article ]

A San Antonio Duck Story A San Antonio Duck Story

A Duck Story from the Riverwalk in San  Antonio Michael R. is an  accounting clerk at Frost Bank and works there in a  second story office.  Several weeks ago, he  watched a mother duck choose the concrete awning  outside his window as the unlikely place to build a  nest above the sidewalk. The mallard laid ten eggs... [ Read more of this article ]

A Recent Slew of Pet Food Recalls A Recent Slew of Pet Food Recalls

Merrick Beef Filet Squares May be Contaminated Pet food recalls are reaching another all-time high. Many pet parents are now wondering how to cope with the possibility that they might be feeding Fido or Boots contaminated food. Even premium pet food companies like the Amarillo, Texas based Merrick Pet Care are experiencing problems from that pesky... [ Read more of this article ]

Dog and Cat Food Safety Issues Dog and Cat Food Safety Issues

Genetically modified corn could cause kidney damage to your pet. One thing is for certain, the food industry is changing — on many levels. The Monsanto Company is the leader in diversifying agriculture to the point of engineering foods that appear on your dinner plate and in your pet’s bowl. The most recent travesty involves corn. The MON863... [ Read more of this article ]

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