Posts tagged ‘Over’

Seattle Artist Sues Over ‘Angry Birds’ Pet ToysNews from ABC News: A Seattle artist who designed a line of plush pet toys called “Angry Birds” is suing the company that sold them, saying it cheated her of millions of dollars when it reached a deal with the Finnish company that makes the insanely popular videogame [...]

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 [...]

Pet Wars: Blue Buffalo Fires Back at Purina Over Food-Quality ClaimNews from Fox Business: There’s a war brewing in the pet-food kingdom. Nestle’s Purina PetCare — a mainstay in the pet-food realm — sued its smaller competitor Blue Buffalo Tuesday for allegedly misleading customers on claims about ingredients in its foods. At the kernel of [...]

Pet crocodile takes over man’s apartmentNews from Crocodiles do not make good pets—this according to the Crocodilian Natural History and Conservation website. Not that most people in the world need to be told this. But obviously there are a few who do need to be told this. Like Sergei Falkov, a Russian from Siberia [...]

Procter & Gamble Recalls Dry Pet Food Over Possible Salmonella ContaminationNews from CBS Local: (credit: FRANCOIS GUILLOT/AFP/Getty Images) NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Pet owners should double check their dry pet food after Procter & Gamble issued a recall. The food is possibly contaminated with salmonella, P&G said. No salmonella-related illnesses related to the pet food [...]

Firms withdraw chicken jerky pet treats over antibioticsNews from By JoNel Aleccia, NBC News Two of the nation’s top retailers of chicken jerky dog treats are voluntarily withdrawing several popular brands after New York state agriculture officials said they may be contaminated with unapproved antibiotics. Nestle Purina PetCare Co. officials announced Wednesday that they’re [...]

Pet project: Colorado girls transform grief over dog into nonprofitNews from Denver Post: Maria, right, and Sophia France play with a litter of puppies that are up for adoption. After the sisters’ ill dog had to be euthanized, the two decided to take action to help other dogs who might face euthanasia because of homelessness. [...]

Pet travel tips over the holidaysNews from San Francisco Chronicle: Los Angeles — Travel for humans during holidays is tough enough: long lines, crowds everywhere, extra bags full of presents. Throw a pet in the mix, and it’s a recipe for disaster. But Sheron Long, a frequent traveler and author of “Dog Trots Globe – [...]

Pet treats recalled over possible salmonella contaminationNews from The Herald-Mail: 6:41 p.m. EDT, September 25, 2012 Kasel Associated Industries of Denver is voluntarily recalling its Boots & Barkley Beef Bully Sticks product because it might be contaminated with salmonella. Salmonella can sicken animals that eat the products. Humans are at risk for salmonella poisoning from [...]

Summer’s Over! Back-to-School Routines for You and Your PetNews from Huffington Post: I have always liked the idea of starting fresh with a new school year. Crisp, cold weather is on the horizon and the children are back at school. However, pets remain at home. CURRENT TOP 5 PICK YOUR OWN TOP 5 NEW! CREATE [...]