Scheme to desex stray dogs ready for trial run

“A trial scheme to desex stray dogs in an effort to control the feral population could start early this year, if it gets final approval from the government. Dogs in two areas – in Cheung Chau and Yuen Long – have been identified by animal welfare groups for the trial, and so far there has…

Risks Outweigh Benefits of Raw Meat-Based Diets for Pets

“Feeding pets raw meat has become increasingly popular, especially with the availability of more commercial products and home-prepared recipes, but it’s a polarizing issue. Enthusiasts claim it’s a healthier, more natural diet for dogs and cats, yet the American Animal Hospital Association and American Veterinary Medical Association have discouraged the inclusion of raw and undercooked…

How to Choose Homemade Dog Food Recipes

Originally posted on Dog Food Matters:
With all of the dog food recalls, you have decided to take control of your dog’s nutrition. You choose quality ingredients from the market. You prepare recipes found from popular internet sources. Then you discover that a recent scientific study revealed that 95% of homemade recipes for dogs found…