Flea and Tick Treatments

Why I do not use topical flea and tick treatments on my pets.

Many years ago I applied monthly pesticide treatments on my dogs and cats as recommended by my veterinarian. At the time I thought it was my responsibility as a caring pet owner. I did not think to question why I was told […]

Chicken Dog Treat Warning

An article in the 1/22/09 edition of the Washington Post caught my attention,

“The Food and Drug Administration continues to caution consumers about a potential connection between dogs becoming ill and the consumption of chicken jerky products (also described as chicken tenders, strips or treats) imported from China.

The FDA issued a warning in September […]