Little dog lands a jetliner after biting people on plane

elaine | December 6, 2010

A dog accompanying an elderly New Jersey woman on a US Airways flight to Phoenix became agitated and bit a passenger and a flight attendant today, forcing the pilot to make an unexpected stop in Pittsburgh.
The 12-pound Manchester terrier named Mandy was riding in an approved carrier on Flight 522 from Newark, airline and local [...]

Dog food and vitamins recalled due to possible Salmonella contamination

elaine | June 23, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration says a company is voluntarily recalling all unexpired lots of its “Pro-Pet Adult Daily Vitamin Supplement” tablets for dogs due to possible Salmonella contamination. 
The company, United Pet Group, says the product was sold nationally at various retailers. 
The supplement comes in 100-count white plastic bottles with a light blue label, and [...]