Kitty Food Snobs Love Paté – the Good Kind

Kitty Food Snobs Love Pate – the Good Kind The gourmets of the feline world appreciate texture in their food, while also expecting top-notch ingredients. Paté is generally a crowd-pleaser for many cats,  who seem to enjoy the smooth experience of pate on their rough tongues. However , the more discerning Feline Foodies like their […]

Where Does Your Pet’s Fish Come From in Their Food?

Where Does Your Pet’s Fish Come From in Their Food? Our pet’s food can once again teach us some good lessons and good practice in choosing our own food. A major area of concern in the food chain is where and how fish is obtained, how they are handled or treated,  and what the ramifications […]

Sammie Gets Breakfast (Finally!)

Sammie Gets Breakfast (Finally!) My friends Marianne and Julien are the sweetest, kindest people you’d ever like to know — and they are devoted to their darling rescued mutt, Sammie. They are both brilliant retired college professors, so I was astonished to discover that their ideas about canine nutrition and wellness were stuck in the […]

Table Scraps Do’s & Don’ts For Dogs

Table Scraps Do’s & Don’ts For Dogs At holiday times there are often enticing and bountiful meals, with lots of leftovers. Can your dog share in more than the delicious aromas? That depends — but certainly whatever you share should be about the experience they’ll have of getting a few tasty licks, never in a […]

Is a Dog Being Allergic to Chicken Really a “Thing”?

Is a Dog Being Allergic to Chicken Really a “Thing”? Is it truly possible that a dog can be “allergic” to chicken? This seems to be a popular belief as the cause for a dog to have itchy skin, hot spots, or waxy, infected ears. From chicken?! Really?! I mean have you ever heard of […]

Why We Need To Adjust Our Thinking About Fish

Humane Talk (01-30-2017) #8066: Max Elder returns to the show to continue the conversation about how we need to adjust our thinking about fish, and what the future holds for them if we do not become more mindful and responsible. MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL

Blue Buffalo/Purina Lawsuit

Pet Food Advisors (04-28-2015) #7039: The Blue Buffalo/Purina lawsuit: was the pot calling the kettle black over whether chicken by-product meal was in their food? Dr. Sean also discusses fish in pet food: farmed vs. wild caught (different fatty acid profiles), bioaccumulated toxins, and sustainability. He proudly announces a 10-year journey to win patent #968806 […]