Hey pet lovers! Tamer Elsafy, the CEO and founder of FlexPet will be live on FOX News Channel on Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. ET, talking about how the FlexPet Shelter Program is helping more families and couples adopt an older dog from rescue shelters. New studies show couples believe an older dog may fit their lifestyles better than a young puppy, and some are even saying an older dog is the perfect companion right now since they’re waiting longer to have children. Tune in and see what Tamer has to say!
Governor Arnold Schwarzennegger vetoed a California bill to prevent landlords from requiring tenants to declaw their cats. The bill asked that a $2500 fine be levied for each time declawing or devocalitzation is required in a landlord-tenant agreement. Landlords would not have been allowed to advertise, discouraging owners whose pets are not declawed or devocalized. […]
The FDA has approved the drug, Equidone Gel (domperidone) for the prevention of life-threatening fescue toxicosis. This disease can cause serious reproductive problems in horses. Fescue is a type of grass that covers over 35 million acres of pastureland in the U. S. There is a fungus (neolyphodium coenophialum) that lives on the grass and […]
This is an article from the HSUS website: Posted: 24 Feb 2012 03:39 PM PST This month, the National Institutes of Health announced that beginning Oct. 1, 2012, grant recipients cannot use NIH funds to buy cats from “Class B dealers.” The U.S. Department of Agriculture licenses these dealers as middlemen to round up dogs […]