Plastic, mould found in dog food sparks call for regulation of pet food industry

Plastic, mould found in dog food sparks call for regulation of pet food industry

Posted May 16, 2018 15:46:42 Photo: Ruth Quick with her dog, Sergio (ABC News: Angelique Donnellan) Ruth Quick recently bought a bag of Applaws Duck and Venison dry dog food with an expiry date of May 2019 — it was mouldy. “I know of at least one person’s dog who …

Hungry pets a sign of tough times in Perth as demand for pet food bank increases

Hungry pets a sign of tough times in Perth as demand for pet food bank increases

Posted April 12, 2018 15:01:02 Photo: Kathleen Byrne is the founder of Perth’s pet food bank. (ABC Radio Perth: Lucie Bell) Would you sell your household furniture or even your car in order to feed your four-legged family members? Kathleen Byrne founded Perth’s very first pet food bank 12 months …

Your flu questions answered: Face masks, garlic remedies and pet health – Health

Your flu questions answered: Face masks, garlic remedies and pet health – Health

It’s not just virus particles in the air during flu season — there are plenty of myths, half-truths and misleading messages wafting about too. We spoke to the experts to find out what science has to say on some common flu conundrums. The biggest misconception According to influenza experts, the …