My Dog Died from a Raw Diet – Who’s to Blame?

Posted by pitbullmom on Pets360 2 weeks ago I would just like to post a warning to anyone thinking of putting their dog on a raw diet.  I put my 9 1/2 year old pit bull on a diet of Honest Kitchen, which is a good food by the way, but I also mixed either…

A Dog and Cat’s Diary

The Dog’s Diary: 8:00 am – Dog food! Oh boy, my favorite! 9:30 am – A car ride! Oh boy, my favorite! 9:40 am – A walk in the park! Oh boy, my favorite! 10:30 am – Got rubbed and petted! Oh boy, my favorite! 12:00 pm – Milk bones! Oh boy, my favorite! 1:00…

They May Have Killed 600 Dogs, But They’re Headed Back to Store Shelves

By Dr. Karen Becker I’ve written many articles here at Mercola Healthy Pets about the jerky pet treats imported from China that have sickened over 4,500 pets and killed 600 dogs over the last seven years. Each time I write an update on this appalling and seemingly never-ending situation, I try to provide suggestions to…

Xylitol Poisoning – a New Toxicity to Be Aware Of!

Sugar Substitute is Toxic to Pets Xylitol is a sugar substitute commonly used in toothpastes, mouthwash, sugarless gum, certain cough medicines and children’s chewable multi-vitamins. It also used in many baked goods and candies. This product is recommended for diabetics and those following a low-carbohydrate diet. However, xylitol is extremely dangerous to your dog. How Xylitol Can…

Pet Costumes – Silly, of course, but here’s how to keep them safe

Yes, the dog-costume people are at it again. Pet owners spend hundreds of millions — yes, hundreds of millions — on pet costumes every year. Hey, we won’t judge here. Aurora-based pet-lifestyle consultant Eileen Proctor says this year’s hot costumes are likely to take their cues from kids’ movies. There’ll be “Planes” aircraft, “Despicable Me…

Great Dane Puppies Available for Adoption!

Looking to make an addition to your family?  These eight Great Dane puppies are in need of good homes and will be available for  adoption September 14th. To submit an application, please email GoBig@SaveTheGiants.com.