Archive for July, 2010

Update on Fish Oil and Fish Meal from the Gulf

July 21, 2010

A new article posted at PetFoodConnection.com reports that Menhaden fish populations in the Gulf of Mexico are doing well despite the BP oil spill disaster, and analysis of the fish has not revealed any significant toxicity issues associated with this horrible event. This is very good news… even though the Menhaden oil that Animal Essentials  […]

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Airline Dog Deaths: Short-Faced Dogs More Prone to Dying

July 20, 2010

From the Wall Street Journal… During the past five years, 122 dogs have died while traveling as cargo aboard airline flights, and the Department of Transportation has a theory: “short-faced’’ dog breeds like pugs and bulldogs are more at risk. About half of the dog deaths airlines reported are short-faced breeds, including English bulldog, pug, […]

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