Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days Offers Thousands of Pets For Free This Weekend …News from CBS Local: Maddie’s Fund Pays Fee. You Provide Loving Forever Home. May 31, 2014 5:00 AM By Susan Richard New York (CBSNewYork) A pet’s love may be priceless, but this weekend, thousands of animals will be available for free to qualified [...]

Jerky Treat Deal: Makers Agree to $ 6.5 Million FundNews from Two of the nation’s biggest makers of jerky treats blamed for deaths and illnesses of thousands of pets have agreed to create a $ 6.5 million fund to compensate dog owners who believe their animals were harmed, according to terms of a settlement [...]

Pet owners to attend meeting on dog licensing, finesNews from The Desert Sun: Tatiana Sanchez, The Desert Sun 12:06 a.m. PDT May 30, 2014 Indio resident Francisco Jaramillo shows a citation for various violations on his four dogs with a total of $ 1,619 in fines from the County of Riverside Department of Animal Services [...]

5/31-6/1: Add a pet to your life for free this weekendNews from Ryan Van Velzer, 11 a.m. MST May 28, 2014 Kitties and puppies of all kinds will be available for adoption this weekend at 40 locations in Maricopa County.(Photo: Leveskocka/Getty Images/iStockphoto) 3729 CONNECT … Read the full article . Related News: Pet [...]

Why some pet owners ditch chow to cook for Fido from scratchNews from 89.3 KPCC: Christopher/Flickr Despite a dizzying array of dog food choices, some owners avoid the cans and bags and making their own from scratch. We’re not only obsessed with what we eat. We’re now obsessed with what our pets eat. They make [...]

Michigan Veterinarian Recommends Holistic Pet Care as Alternative to SurgeryNews from MarketWatch: ROYAL OAK, Mich., May 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) – Michigan veterinarian Dr. John Simon is recommending holistic animal care services as an alternative to pet surgery. According to Dr. Simon, holistic pet care can help dogs and cats live longer, healthier lives. [...]

China’s Food Safety Problems Go Deeper Than Pet TreatsNews from TIME: … Read the full article . Related News: Low-cost pet sterilization available across NE Ohio: Animals in the NewsNews from The Plain Dealer: PetFix mascot RosiePetFix Northeast Ohio Free spays: Valley Save-A-Pet offers free spay surgeries to the low-income owners of 50 female dogs. [...]

Tips to Raise A Greener PetNews from Dan Friedell, USA TODAY Pet Guide 4:16 p.m. EDT May 17, 2014 VINCENNES, FRANCE – APRIL 19: ‘Ulysse’, a labrador in its hotel room at Actuel Dogs on April 19, 2011 in Vincennes, France.(Photo: Franck Prevel Getty Images) CONNECT … Read the full article . Related News: [...]

Pet Treat Mystery: More Dogs Dead, 3 People SickNews from Pet jerky treats, mostly imported from China, are now linked to more than 1,000 deaths in dogs, more than 4,800 complaints about animal illness, and, for the first time, sickness in three people who ate the products, federal health officials said Friday. But Food [...]

Legal Battle Over Pet Food Ingredients EscalatesNews from ABC News: A legal battle over pet food ingredients has escalated with a new federal lawsuit against the United States’ largest pet food maker. Blue Buffalo Co. Ltd. sued Nestle Purina PetCare Co. Wednesday in U.S. District Court in St. Louis, where Purina is based. The suit [...]