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Pedigree dog food recall expanded

Pedigree dog food recall has been expanded; might contain metal fragments.

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$6.5 million settlement reached in pet illnesses, deaths linked to jerky treats

Nestle Purina PetCare Co. and Waggin’ Train LLC have agreed to compensate pet owners whose companion animals may have been sickened or died after eating chicken and other jerky treats made in China. The settlement agreement, announced May 30, would … Continue reading

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Hill’s Science Diet dog food recalled

Hill’s Pet Nutrition recalls dry dog food for small and toy breeds.

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FDA says frozen feeder rodents linked to Salmonella illnesses in humans

Frozen feeder rodents linked to Salmonella outbreak

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Compound drugs believed to be causing seizures, death in horses

Horses dying, having seizures from compound drugs.

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Bravo recalls pet food

Bravo is recalling select lots and product of Bravo Pet Food because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. For details, visit fda.gov or truthaboutpetfood.com.

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Parasitic worm common in wildlife found in U.S. cats

Foot-long parasitic worms found in cats

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Beware: That pretty Easter lily can be toxic to your pets, especially cats

Lilies can kill your cat

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Med-Vet recalls veterinary insulin syringes

Do you give your pet insulin? Check the syringes; there’s been a recall.

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Two barns under quarantine for equine herpesvirus at Parx Racing in Bucks County

Horses test positive for equine herpesvirus at Bucks County race track

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