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I am pretty busy right now, but wanted to get this out to you companion animal folks. This involves salmonella and a number of major brands of dog treats and is nationwide : Bixbi Petco Target ...
by cany
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Feb 23, 2013 at 06:11 AM PST with 119 Recommends
Please get the word out. This time of year, people buy a lot of treats. And given these ARE treats, they are much more likely to be handled by humans (who can contract salmonella from the treats) . ...
by cany
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 22, 2012 at 03:51 PM PST with 37 Recommends
36 MILLION pounds ...that's how much turkey was recalled by the agri-business corporate giant Cargill this ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Aug 06, 2011 at 05:23 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Despite the best efforts of Tom Coburn and 24 of his Republican cohorts to protect food poisoners, the Senate has just passed landmark legislation providing the FDA with more authority to oversee ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 183 comments on Tue Nov 30, 2010 at 10:35 AM PST with 249 Recommends
This week Republicans made a Pledge to America in a bid to win votes in the mid-term elections. The GOP promised to indulge the rich with tax breaks and penalize the middle class with rescinded ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 3 comments on Fri Sep 24, 2010 at 06:52 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Just today appears another example of how corporate interests seem not to be held accountable, no matter who is in the WH or which party controls Congress.
by rfall
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Sep 08, 2010 at 03:33 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Possible Salmonella contamination. Again. This is really a mini recall... quite mini, but still important if you are one of the folks with one of these bags. FDA notice ...
by cany
Comment Count 16 comments on Wed Sep 01, 2010 at 07:03 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Weekly Pulse: DIY Abortions on the Border, Pawlenty Screws MN on SexEd by Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger Women on along U.S.-Mexico border are buying black market ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Sep 01, 2010 at 10:04 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
I wrote in late May about industrial food production, as an exemplar of a general thesis that complexity ...
by Steve Masover
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 30, 2010 at 11:07 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
This week’s recall of thousands of salmonella-tainted eggs is proof that the media is anything but a watchdog. Two years ago, in the film "Food, Inc", Eric Schlosser, author of "Fast Food ...
by Deena Stryker
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Aug 24, 2010 at 09:37 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Normally I only do animal related recalls since that is my thing, but the egg recall touches both human and animal, and particularly human and perhaps not animal when feeding the animal. So yeah, it'
by cany
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Aug 17, 2010 at 10:41 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Original post with information is here . NOW, the recall has been extended ...
by cany
Comment Count 8 comments on Sun Aug 15, 2010 at 12:51 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Yep, potential for salmonella. Again. (Or should I say still?) FDA report here . Merrick Pet Foods recall ...
by cany
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Aug 04, 2010 at 03:24 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Salmonella. Please NOTE this is BOTH dog AND cat foods in their veterinary line. There are a total of 59 different veterinary foods involved, each sold only at veterinary offices (I'm still ...
by cany
Comment Count 40 comments on Fri Jul 30, 2010 at 09:45 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
Yep, salmonella again. There are two lots involved. This is a "prescription diet" available ONLY at veterinary offices. FDA notice is NOT up yet. Go here to read about it on PR ...
by cany
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jul 26, 2010 at 04:29 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Many feed their pets a raw diet in the hope of more closely matching the ideal diet for their pet's health. However, as shown in the story I crossposted below, this can be dangerous to both the ...
by QuestionAuthority
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Jul 16, 2010 at 10:18 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Feline’s Pride Expands Nationwide Recall of its Natural Chicken Formula Cat Food Due to Salmonella Contamination. FDA recall notice ...
by cany
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Jul 15, 2010 at 03:19 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Recall -- Firm Press Release FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested ...
by QuestionAuthority
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Jul 12, 2010 at 04:36 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Oy. 1. Last week I diaried on a Supplement Recall by product maker United Pet Group that was VERY troubling given this supplement sells at large chains like Walmart. Salmonella ...
by cany
Comment Count 35 comments on Sat Jul 03, 2010 at 10:08 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
Potential for salmonella. FDA announcement is here . Product subject to recall: Feline’s Pride is announcing a ...
by cany
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Jul 01, 2010 at 09:34 PM PDT with 23 Recommends