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The Battle for Best Costume at the Fifth Annual Barkfest

on 10/26/2015 - 05:30 pm

Dogs dressed in cute and creepy costumes alike came to the Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook in Centereach on Sunday for Barkfest 2015. Hundreds of dogs were dressed up this weekend to compete for best costume. The winners got their treats early this year and went home with large goody-bags filled with Milk-Bones.
The event was sponsored by Pet Supplies Plus, Little Shelter, National Mill Dog Rescue, and Save-a-Pet. Long Island radio station, Party 105, provided a live broadcast.





 Author:  Siobhan Becker
 Photos:  Siobhan Becker

K-9 Kraving Dog food Announces Voluntary Recall on Chicken Patties

on 10/08/2015 - 07:09 pm

Buckle up ladies and gentlemen; the recall has hit the fan!  If you've fed your dog K-9 Kraving Chicken Patties then you will want to keep an eye on them. The company has announced a voluntary recall of its Chicken Patty Dog Food due to possible contamination of Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes. This recall affects products shipped between July 13th and July 17th of 2015 to retail stores located in Maryland.
No other product of K-9 Kravings Dog Food was affected, so don’t be worried.
After routine testing by the FDA, a sample of Chicken Patties tested positive for Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes, alerting K-9 Craving Dog Food to the issue at hand.
The companies CEO, ...

DOG TREAT RECALL WARNING! Good ‘n’ Fun Beefhide Chicken Sticks

on 10/03/2015 - 07:46 pm

Pet parents; look out for some treats that have been recalled for a possible salmonella contamination.
The recalled treat, "Good 'n' Fun – Beefhide Chicken Sticks" was distributed nationwide by Salix Animal Health LLC to Dollar General and Dollar Tree retail stores.
The treat in question is packaged in a 2.8 ounce bag stamped on the backside with lot # AO15010 and with an expiration date of 03/2018. The UPC code is 0 91093 82247 1.
So far no illnesses in dogs or their humans had been reported, but some pets can be infected even if they don’t show symptoms of diarrhea, lethargy, vomiting, decreased appetite, or fever. They could potentially spread the salmonella to other pets a ...