Reader: Since our cat Hugh was diagnosed with diabetes we haven’t been out of town. My wife refuses! She thinks no one will care for him like we do. What do others do when their pets need special care and they really need to travel?
Dave's Pet Food is recalling one 548-case lot of Dave's Dog Food 95% Premium Beef canned dog food because they might have elevated levels of beef thyroid hormone. The FDA told Dave's of four dogs with low thyroid hormones after eating the food.
A 71-year-old Pensacola man is sentenced to 90 days in Escambia Country Jail for dragging his pit bull behind his truck, ultimately killing the dog. The man also faces community control, probation, and will no longer be able to possess animals.
Vero Beach resident Terri Redstone was arrested on two counts of animal cruelty after an Indian River County Sheriff's Office deputy and a detective followed an odor to a live terrier and a decomposing Rottweiler amid her house's squalor.
Reader: I have an old Siamese cat named Ming who suddenly started meowing nonstop, especially at night. She’s always been vocal (she’s a Siamese) but this is crazy! We can’t get any sleep and I’m worried she’s in some kind of distress.
A dog swimming in Destin's East Pass near the Marler Bridge was rescued by an Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Traffic and Marine Unit and reunited with its owner after it fell off a pontoon while on a family outing.
Ron Book, one of the leading lobbyists in Florida, has local governments for clients, including Miami-Dade County. He also represents pet stores trying to block local rules on pet sales aimed at "puppy mills." He wants a county waiver to continue his pet-industry work.
OC Raw Dog recalled one lot of its Chicken, Fish & Produce Meaty Rox, Doggie Sliders, Slider Bags and Doggie Dozen Patty Bags after listeria was found and its 3.2-ounce Freeze Dried Sardines as a precaution against botulism.