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September is National Preparedness Month … What’s Your Plan?

If disaster strikes your home, do you have a contingency plan for your pets? A disaster doesn’t have to be on the scale of a national terrorist attack to create havoc in your household; even a small issue confined to your family (like a hospital stay) warrants having a preparedness plan for your animals. In…

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Cleaning Cages … at the Car Wash

Bird cages get crud on them. Not just in between the tightly spaced bars, but in the crevices where the bars join, inside the wheel housing, behind the screws of the food dish holders, etc. If you have a powder-coated cage like Stewie and Mika have, food and poop (and anything that sticks to food…

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Goldenfeast Bird Food Recall

According to the FDA, Goldenfeast has issued a voluntary recall of several of its bird food varieties due to possible Salmonella contamination of parsley flakes. No illnesses have been reported so far, but if you’ve purchased affected product, contact Goldenfeast at 1-800-344-6536 for instruction on returning your purchase(s). Please note that Salmonella poisoning is serious…

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