Evanger’s Recalls Hunk of Beef Dog Food Because Of Pentobarbital Exposure

It has been reported that five dogs became ill and 1 of the five dogs passed away after consuming the product. Evanger’s Dog & Cat Food of Wheeling, IL is voluntarily recalling specific lots of its Hunk of Beef product because of a potential contaminant Pentobarbital, which was detected in one lot of Hunk of Beef Au Jus. Pentobarbital can affect More...

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By George On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

Markland Mall Goes To The Dogs With Monthly Pet Adoption Series To Launch On February 4

KOKOMO, Ind. (February 3, 2017) – Markland Mall, Kokomo’s family friendly shopping venue, has joined forces with the Kokomo Humane Society to launch a series of monthly pet adoption events beginning Saturday, More...

By George On Friday, January 27th, 2017

Scientists develop new flu vaccines for man’s best friend

It’s that dreaded time of year – flu season. And we humans aren’t the only ones feeling the pain. Dogs can get the flu, too. Scientists at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Indiana Health Officials Alert Indiana Rat Owners to Possible Exposure to Seoul Virus

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is contacting people who purchased rats from a breeder in Illinois as part of an investigation of an outbreak of Seoul virus, a member of the hantavirus More...

By George On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Sheridan Fire Department Receives Donation Of Equipment to Save Pets From Fire

Sheridan, IN – (November 22, 2016) First Responders with the Sheridan Fire Department can now consider themselves the best-equipped in the nation to save a pet’s life. That’s because Invisible Fence of Central More...

By George On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Hoosier Park, Animal Protection League Team Up For Fourth Annual ‘Walk in the Park’

Local Coupon Booklet Aimed to Benefit Animal Protection League, Build Awareness ANDERSON, Ind. – Oct. 5, 2016 – Hoosier Park Racing & Casino will host the Animal Protection League (APL) for the fourth More...

By George On Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Subsidized Spay Neuter Programs

Partners for Animal Welfare Society [P.A.W.S.] is offering residents of Hancock County and surrounding areas a low cost alternative to getting cats and dogs spayed/neutered for as little as $5 per cat through More...

By George On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Clay Terrace To Host Its Second Annual “Adopt-A-Dog Day” On September 24

CARMEL, Ind. (September 20, 2016) – Clay Terrace, Carmel, Indiana’s premier open-air family friendly shopping destination, has joined forces with local animal rescue organizations to host its second annual “Adopt-A-Dog More...

By George On Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Dogs understand both vocabulary and intonation of human speech

Dogs have the ability to distinguish vocabulary words and the intonation of human speech through brain regions similar to those that humans use, a new study reports. Attila Andics et al. note that vocabulary learning More...

By George On Friday, July 29th, 2016

Foods for People That Are Bad for Your Dog

If you consider the family dog, well, family—and are apt to toss him a piece of your food now and then—proceed with caution. Some foods meant for human consumption can be dangerous, and even deadly, to your More...