Category Archives for Drug Dangers

Three Things Every Dog Owner Should Know About Antibiotics

I feel like we’re getting overrun by antibiotics for dogs … It seems that these days, it’s a good bet that if you bring your pet into the vet’s office for any sort of issue, you’re

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The 3 Toxic Ingredients In Spot On Flea And Tick Treatments And Their Side Effects

The advent of easy to use spot-on products has made flea and tick prevention convenient for many pet owners. Certain ticks can carry dangerous diseases so we’ve all become extra careful with our prevention

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The Dangers Of Flea And Tick Products

As a veterinarian, I’ve been taught that the majority of flea and tick products are harmless and safe, but evidence now shows that both the ‘active’ and some ‘inactive’ ingredients in the spot-on

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Purina Finally Recalls Waggin Train And Canyon Creek Chicken Jerky Treats

In 2012 alone, the FDA received reports of at least one dog dying per day and six dogs suffering kidney disease per day, all directly related to chicken jerky treats. Today, after thousands of consumer

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Interesting History of ProHeart6

ProHeart6 is a canine heartworm medication initially approved by FDA in 2001, withdrawn from market in 2004, and returned to market in 2008. The market approval, removal, and re-approval of this heartworm

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