Banfield Pet Hospital Delivers 150 Millionth Pet Visit During National Pet Month

The leading provider of preventive veterinary care is using its unique scale and decades of experience to provide Associates the support needed to deliver on a shared purpose: A Better World for Pets VANCOUVER, Wash., May 12, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading provider of preventive veterinary care in the US – … Read more

New Plant-Based Flea Treatments Eliminate Infestations While Leaving Your Pet’s Fur Soft & Shiny

Pet Wellness Direct has developed PROTECT Dog Shampoo and PROTECT Home + Dog Spray — two new and all-natural products to kill fleas, ticks, and other insects on contact and form a protective barrier that prevents further infestations – while naturally soothing your pet’s skin and leaving its fur soft and shiny. VENTURA, Calif., June … Read more

Ukrainian Animals War Relief (ARF) Announces Fund to Support a Million Dogs and Cats in Ukraine Left Behind During War

ARF to deliver 18 tons of pet food, a Microsoft-backed tech platform, a NFT blockchain-powered pet reconnection database, and M*A*S*H-style clinics to shelters nationwide, starting with Kyiv. NEW YORK, June 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ – Nearly seven million people have fled Ukraine since the Russian invasion of Ukraine in February 2022. At least 30% of Ukrainians … Read more

Companies and organizations partner to create Malaysia’s first sustainable dog food

SELANGOR, MALAYSIA — Pet care company Pet World Nutritions announced a partnership with SPCA Selangor and Nutrition Technologies, a manufacturer of sustainable ingredients for animal feed and pet food, to launch the first sustainable commercial dog food in Malaysia produced with black soldier fly larvae (BSFL ) protein. The companies and organization collaborated on a … Read more

County animal control agency may be split from health department | News

Victoria County commissioners will consider separating the Animal Control Services Department from the Public Health Department at their meeting Monday morning because demands on animal control are increasing, County Judge Ben Zeller said. “We want to put a greater focus on adoptions going forward,” Zeller said on Friday. “Stray cats and dogs are a big … Read more

UK Study Confirms English Bulldogs Are a Genetic Tragedy

Photo: FRANK RUMPENHORST/DPA/AFP (Getty Images) English bulldogs are an unhealthy bunch, new research this week reaffirms. Scientists in the UK have found that these dogs are much more likely to develop a variety of health problems than other breeds—over 30 times more likely for some conditions. But the team says it’s still possible to steer … Read more

Public anger grows in China over ‘Cultural Revolution-style’ disease prevention — Radio Free Asia

Public criticism is growing in China of the authorities’ Cultural Revolution-style anti-COVID-19 campaigns after a doctor took his own life over a hospital outbreak and officials killed pets whose owners tested positive for the virus. While most criticism or negative news about the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP)’s zero-COVID policy is swiftly removed by internet … Read more