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January 31, 2019 - Issue 2241


How to Get Smart About the Pet Food You Buy

How to Get Smart About the Pet Food You Buy

January 31, 2019

Pet food recalls for all kinds of contaminants - including substances used for euthanasia - show no sign of slowing, and that's no surprise for anyone who knows anything about Big Pet Food. One such sleuth, Chelsea Kent, considers it her mission in life to help independent pet food retailers and pet parents understand the risks involved in selling and serving processed pet food.

Kitten ‘Grooms’ German Shepherd

Kitten ‘Grooms’ German Shepherd

January 31, 2019

A German shepherd looks quite relaxed as his little kitten friend 'grooms' his ears!

How Old Is the World’s Oldest Wild Bird?

How Old Is the World’s Oldest Wild Bird?

January 31, 2019

Wisdom, a 68-year-old Laysan albatross, is at least 68 years old. The world’s oldest wild banded bird, she’s raised 36 chicks and just laid another egg, giving important insights into the habits and life span of this remarkable species.