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Icelandic Plus Dog and Cat Treats Recall

IcelandicPlus LLC of Ft. Washington, PA, is recalling its Capelin Dog and Cat Treats because some of the fish have exceeded FDA guidelines for fish larger than 5 inches… which has the potential to cause botulism poisoning.

What’s Recalled?

The affected products are sold in a clear plastic package or tube… and marked Icelandic+ Capelin WHOLE FISH,

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8 Reasons Why You Should Give Your Dog Coconut Oil

Coconut oil has some amazing benefits for your teeth, skin and hair. While you’re incorporating it into your beauty routine, save a little for your pet! Coconut oil has multiple benefits for your dog, and there are several ways to incorporate it into your pet’s daily routine.

Here are eight reasons why you should give your dog coconut oil:


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How to Recognize Signs of Animal Cruelty

In October, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed the H.R. 724: Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act that makes animal abuse a federal felony. The bill is a bi-partisan effort introduced by two Florida congressmen, and revises a previous law passed in 2010 that only prohibited animal fighting and only penalized those who created and sold videos depicting animal cruelty.

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What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease

Now that summer is nearly here, you may be planning to spend more time outdoors. Maybe you’ll even want your furry friends to join in your summer fun! While we encourage you and your pets to enjoy all that summertime has to offer, we want to make sure you’re aware and prepared to protect yourself and your pets from warm weather dangers.

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Warning – These 23 Essential Oils Are Highly Toxic To Cats

The use of essential oils has grown in popularity over the past few years, mainly because of their appeal to consumers looking for natural alternatives to conventional medicines. However, it is important to keep in mind that although these oils may have therapeutic benefits for you,

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Raw Chicken Linked To Paralysis In Dogs

As pet ownership increases across the world, our furry (as well as feathered and scaly) friends have become firmly established members of the family.

Wanting the best for our pets, we often offer special treats, and chicken necks are a favourite in many families – often considered a ‘healthy’ option.

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Using Hemp CBD Oil To Treat Our Dogs

With more than a half a dozen states having now fully legalized cannabis (both hemp & marijuana) and with 19 more medically legalized states, the momentum for full cannabis legalization is accelerating in the United States. Among the many benefits that cannabis legalization would bring, one that is not mentioned as often is the prospect of using cannabis to treat our pets.

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Diffusing essential oils, kills cats [Infographic]

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Safe Dog Food Bowls (and How to Keep Them That Way)

Lots of different kinds of food bowls are marketed for pets, but are all materials safe? And if dogs are so good at fighting bacteria, how often should their food bowls be cleaned?

I am sometimes shocked at the state of the dog bowls I’ve seen at some of my friends’ homes.

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5 Steps to Enhancing Your Dog’s Store-Bought Dog Food

Our readers have learned how to identify the best commercial foods when they shop for their dogs. But whether you feed dry kibble or canned food, even the best commercial diets can be improved with the addition of appropriate fresh foods. We know that, when it comes to enhancing an already complete &

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