July 12, 2018 -- The FDA has today announced it is investigating a potential connection between grain-free diets and a type of heart disease in dogs known as dilated cardiomyopathy... or DCM.About DCMCanine DCM is a disease of a dog's heart muscle that results in an enlarged heart...And … [Read more...] about FDA Investigating Potential Link Between Diet and Heart Disease in Dogs
This ABC News video details the discovery by Consumer Reports of arsenic in the US rice supply.https://youtu.be/EMUsG9UXW08Since Consumer Reports[1. Consumer Reports, November 2012] has recommended "babies eat no more than one serving of infant rice cereal per day", we feel compelled to … [Read more...] about Worrisome Levels of Arsenic Discovered in US Rice Supply
Nature's Variety Instinct Ultimate Protein canned dog food receives the Advisor's top rating of 5 stars.The Instinct Ultimate Protein product line includes 2 canned dog foods.Each recipe below includes its related AAFCO nutrient profile when available on the product's official webpage: … [Read more...] about Instinct Ultimate Protein Dog Food Review (Canned)
July 21, 2015 -- According to a Yahoo! news report, Nestle Purina PetCare Company has purchased Merrick Pet Care in a recent buyout agreement.Merrick Pet Care was founded in 1988. The company is a leading producer of natural and organic pet foods.Merrick's foods are made in the USA. Most … [Read more...] about Nestle Purina Buys Merrick Pet Care
Editor's Choice members will now have three new budget-friendly dog foods from which to choose.Thanks to tips from our members, our research team has recently uncovered three money-saving options -- bringing the total number on our Budget-Friendly Dog Foods list to 41.That team has also … [Read more...] about Three New Budget-Friendly Dog Foods Added to Editor’s Choice
September 19, 2013 -- This week, police in the Shaanxi province of China reported they had discovered and seized more than 44,000 pounds of fake beef at a local factory.According to an article published by Shanghaiist, the bogus beef was made from pork that had been treated with paraffin and … [Read more...] about Fake Beef Seized in China — Coming Soon to a Dog Food Near You?
September 6, 2013 -- The Food and Drug Administration has today published its arsenic test results taken from approximately 1,300 samples of rice and rice products.While arsenic content varied significantly from product to product, scientists concluded the levels were "too low in the rice... to … [Read more...] about FDA Releases Arsenic Test Results – Is Rice Safe for Your Dog?
The Dog Food Advisor's Editor's Choice section which features a list of our most recommended brands is now live.So, hundreds of 4 and 5-star dog food brands have been narrowed down to just 10 to 20 top picks.Editor's Choice makes it easier for you to choose brands that are:Easier to … [Read more...] about Dog Food Advisor’s Editor’s Choice Now Live
This ABC News video details the discovery by Consumer Reports of arsenic in the US rice supply.https://youtu.be/EMUsG9UXW08Since Consumer Reports has recommended "babies eat no more than one serving of infant rice cereal per day", we feel compelled to suggest animal caretakers remain … [Read more...] about Worrisome Levels of Arsenic Discovered in US Rice Supply
May 22, 2013 - Del Monte Foods has announced it has purchased Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance Pet Foods in a recent merger agreement.Del Monte is one of the nation’s largest producers of pet food and pet treat products. The giant corporation generated net sales of about $3.7 billion last year. … [Read more...] about Del Monte Foods Buys Natural Balance Pet Foods