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    Do Pets Go to Heaven?

    Feb 28 2013

    Do Dogs (and other pets) Go to Heaven? I had written a blog some time ago, 9/18/11 (;postID=7795776760108965644), where I posted an article I had written about the question whether…

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    Nature’s Variety and Kasel’s Recall Pet Treats and Food

    Feb 21 2013

    Nature’s Variety, Kasel recall pet treats and food By Lynne Terry, The Oregonian on February 20, 2013 at 12:20 PM, updated February 20, 2013 at 3:52 PM Two companies announced…

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    Kaytee Recalls Bird Treats and Greens Due to Salmonella Contamination

    Feb 20 2013

    Wednesday, February 20, 2013 February 19, 2013 05:30 PM Eastern Time  Kaytee Recalls Bird Treats and Greens Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination from Parsley Flakes CHILTON, Wis.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kaytee Products is recalling…

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    Nature’s Variety Instinct Cat and Dog Food Recalled

    Feb 18 2013

    Nature’s Variety Recalls Instinct Cat and Dog Food For Plastic Pieces February 17, 2013 by Linda Larsen Nature’s Variety is recalling one batch of Instinct® Raw Organic Chicken Formula for…

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    Caffrey the Amazing Two-Legged Cat!

    Feb 11 2013

    Caffrey the Amazing Two-Legged Cat! A heartwarming and amazing story I found on the AVMA Pet Health SmartBrief: Caffrey, the amazing moggie who survives on two legs… and they’re both…

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    How Owls Can Turn Their Heads 270 Degrees

    Feb 08 2013

    Original article posted by Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato in Weird & Wild on February 6, 2013 In an Exorcist-style display of flexibility, owls can rotate their necks a maximum of 270 degrees…

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    Bats Carry More Than 60 Human-Infecting Viruses

    Feb 07 2013

    Bats Host More Than 60 Human-Infecting Viruses Joseph Castro, LiveScience Contributor Date: 06 February 2013 Time: 09:25 AM ET inShare4 CREDIT: javarman | shutterstock View full size image Many animals…

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    Alert: Chicken Jerky Treats to Contiue in China

    Feb 04 2013

    ALERT: Chicken Jerky Production to Continue in China Chinese to Continue Producing Jerky Products There was a news item in the February 2013 issue of the Veterinary Practice News, discussing…

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    Chinese Poultry Products Inspected by FDA for Cause of Pet Illnesses

    Jan 30 2013

    Chinese Poultry Products Investigated by FDA for Pet Illnesses There has been a problem with Chinese poultry products and they are prohibited from exporting them to the US for human…

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    Bully (Pizzle) Stick Treats Can Pack On Pounds and Lead to Bacterial Infections

    Jan 29 2013

    Bully sticks may lead to weight gain and infections in your pets. Many people do not know that bully or fizzle sticks are uncooked, dried penises from bulls or steers.…