Somewhat surprising news in the pet food biz today, as Procter & Gamble announced it’s acquiring Natura Pet Products, makers of Innova, Evo, California Natural, Healthwise, Mother Nature, and Karma pet foods, which will join the company’s existing Eukanuba and Iams pet food brands.
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Our comparison page of the top prescription and premium dog food diets for urinary and renal health issues has been updated this week with a completely new look (let us know what you think), revised information — and pricing, and new prescription dog food diets released recently, including Royal Canin’s new Urinary UC 18 Low [...]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (U.S. FDA) has approved the country’s first drug developed specifically to address the issue of canine obesity. Pfizer Animal Health’s Slentrol prescription medication reduces both appetite and fat absorption in overweight dogs to help them lose weight. Also known as dirlotapide, Slentrol will help owners of the roughly 5 [...]
An outbreak of the dog flu has been reported in Colorado and is expected to continue spreading throughout the state and possibly beyond. The Colorado Veterinary Medical Association has issued a warning to veterinarians that at least 16 dog flu cases have been confirmed in the state. At least 53 blood samples from Colorado dogs [...]
As you can probably tell by our company logo, we’re big fans of the Dalmatian breed. Dalmatians are great dogs and make wonderful pets, and movies like 101 Dalmatians, 102 Dalmatians, etc. have helped make Dals a popular choice when choosing a dog. The movies paint a picture of how charming and amazing Dalmatians can [...]