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ALERT-Western Feed Recall

The FDA reports the following recall of Western Feed for Horses: Western Feed, LLC is voluntarily recalling two lots (M718430 and M720280) of Kountry Buffet 14% feed because it may contain monensin sodium (Rumensin). The feed is packaged in 50 lb. bags bearing the Payback logo with the attached tag identifying the product as Kountry […]


ALERT: Recall of Feed in Nebraska and Wyoming

Western Feed, LLC Conducts Voluntary Recall Of Feed Distributed In Nebraska And Wyoming Contact: Consumer: Western Feed, LLC 308-247-2601 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – March 3, 2012 -Western Feed, LLC is voluntarily recalling two lots (M718430 and M720280) of Kountry Buffet 14% feed because it may contain monensin sodium (Rumensin). The feed is packaged in 50 […]

Alerts Horse Care Pet Safety

Horse Safety

Raising a horse is a great experience but also a big responsibility. Below are some tips for keeping your horse safe and for ensuring human safety while interacting with a horse. Protecting the horses Use a lead rope and not just a halter, since the horse could become agitated by the perception of danger and […]


ALERT – Jr. Texas Taffy Pet Treats

Merrick Pet Care Inc. of Amarillo, Texas has recalled Jr. Texas Taffy Pet Treat (item #27077, all lots up to and including 10364) due to possible Salmonella Health Risk. Pets with salmonella infections may become lethargic, have diarrhea or bloody diarrhea, fever and vomiting. Some pets will have only decreased appetite, fever and abdominal pain. […]

Alerts Animal Welfare Legislation

Support the PUPS Act

There is a loophole in the animal welfare legislation that allows puppy mills to go without inspection and license if they sell puppies online. This means that puppy mills can continue to operate and mistreat the dogs in their care. This past May, 3 Senators introduced the Puppy Uniform Protection and Safety Act (PUPS) to […]

Alerts Animal Welfare ASPCA HSUS Legislation

Animal Welfare Alert

Animal welfare organizations such as the ASPCA and the HSUS are asking people to contact their U.S Representatives concerning two amendments. Their votes are critical in protecting animals. Ask them to: Support the Campbell-DeFazio-Peters amendment to stop Wildlife Services use of taxpayer money to kill predators with inhumane methods such as poison and aerial gunning. […]

Alerts Animal Welfare Legislation

ALERT – Senate passes ban on crush videos

In a previous Alert, we advised you that after passing in the House of Representatives, the bill to ban the sale of crush videos was going to the Senate. Another victory – the Senate unanimously passed H.R. 5566. It goes back to the House to act on the Senate version of the bill. Contact your […]


ALERT – Primal Pet Food Recall

Primal Pet Food has voluntarily recalled their Feline Chicken and Salmon Formula, Best By date code 043112-17. It may be contaminated with salmonella. No other Primal pet foods are affected.


FDA/CVM – Advises Vets of Phenobarbital Recall

Manufacturer, Qualitest Pharmaceuticals, has recalled several lots of Phenobarbital 32.4 mg. and Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen 10mg./500mg., due to a label mix-up between the 2 drug products. The Phenobarbital labels were placed on the Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen bottles and the Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acepaminopen labels were placed on the Pheonbarbital bottles. Problems have been […]