• July 1, 2020

    About the FDA's Latest Findings Regarding Grain-Free Food

    A US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) investigation linking certain dog foods (many labeled grain-free) and a type of heart disease in dogs called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) was published. The exact cause of the DCM in dogs eating grain-free food is not known, and it likely will be hard to identify.

  • March 20, 2020

    COVID-19 and Pets: What You Need to Know

    According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), experts have not expressed concern about transmission to or from animals. However, on February 27 a dog from Hong Kong tested "weak positive" for COVID-19; this dog has not become sick.