The Petside Digest: This Week's Must-ReadsPublished August 20, 2010
Merrick Pet Foods' Voluntary Recall: U.S. Food and Drug Administration The FDA announced a voluntary recall for pet food that may be contaminated with salmonella. The recall includes Merrick Pet Foods' 10 oz packages of Beef Filet Squares and Texas Hold'ems. Thankfully, there hasn't been any reports of illnesses yet. But always remember to protect your pets by keeping up with the latest breaking pet news. The Famous Belly-Flopping Corgi: Youtube A friend recently told me about his stout, short-legged corgi who is always skittish and hesitant around the swimming pool. But check out this Youtube video of a corgi named Cooper. This little pooch finally overcame his fears - with some hilarious results. Firefighters Save Dog's Life With CPR: LiveLeak This tale of a dog, trapped in a house fire, could've ended tragically. But thanks to these compassionate firefighters, the dog survived with only minor burns. Watch the amazing video now and give a hand to these men for their wonderful work at successfully rescuing and resuscitating the unconscious dog. Adoptable Pet of the Week: Reggie Check out this picture of an adorable black kitty who was lucky enough to survive Hurricane Katrina. And you would be even luckier to take him home! This purr-machine is featured on our Hurricane Katrina Pets Still Need Homes. Find out more adoption info from petfinder.com!