Posts Categorized: Pet Health

How To Protect Paws on Icy Sidewalks

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, Pet Health, Pet Tips, Tracie Hotchner.

With an extended cold wave across the Northeast and other parts of the country, dogs have their own particular challenges when going outside. A recent New York Times article on the subject called “Don’t Make Me Go Out There” with some fun photos – described how city dogs have the added burden of dealing with […]

Pork Bone Treats Are No Treat for Pups

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, Pet Facts, Pet Health, Tracie Hotchner.

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning on “bone treats” for dogs, having recently received more than 70 reports of illnesses in dogs who ingested the “bone treats” derived from pigs. “A variety of commercially – available bone treats for dogs — including treats described as ‘Ham Bones,’ ‘Pork Femur Bones,’ ‘Rib […]

Halo Says “NO” to Factory Farming

Posted by & filed under Healthy Dog Food, Holistic Cat Food, Natural Cat Food, Natural Dog Food, Pet Facts, Pet Health, Sustainability.

At Halo®, our goal is to deliver the healthiest, most bioavailable and holistic whole food nutrition possible to our companion animals, while fostering farming practices that treat our life-giving animals in a manner that is sustainable, natural, non-degrading to our environment, and respectful of every animal’s normal life-cycle. We call this OrigiNative™ sourcing. For example, […]