All posts by Dana Scott

Think You Can Avoid Pet Foods Made In China? Think Again!

Hundreds of consumer complaints were aimed at dog food manufactures in 2012 and dozens – perhaps hundreds – of dogs were harmed. While many of these tainted jerky treats have been recalled,

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Artemisinin And Canine Cancer

Chinese medicine has yielded a promising new approach for treating cancer. Seattle scientists have shown that a compound extracted from the wormwood plant seeks out and destroys many types of cancer cells,

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Fanconi Syndrome And Chinese Chicken Jerky Treats

A Houston woman said she went through a nightmare involving deadly dog treats while visiting relatives in Connecticut last week. Sallie Des Biens said she bought some Waggin’ Train chicken jerky

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Vaccination And Anesthesia

Many vets demand that pets are up to date on vaccinations before visiting their clinic.  That may or may not be a good decision.  What is definitely not a good decision is to have the pet vaccinated

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Is Canine Distemper On The Rise?

If you belong to dog chat groups or keep on top of dog-related media, you might have seen some recent warnings of distemper.  The media is warning that a new strain of distemper is causing a resurgence

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