A red-tailed hawk died earlier this year after eating a rat that had ingested rat poison, according to the New York Daily News. The hawk is believed to have eaten a rat poisoned in a New York City park. Bird advocates have repeatedly condemned the city’s use of rodenticide, which can be toxic for hawks and … Continue reading NYC Hawk Killed By Rat Poison: Report
A red-tailed hawk died after it ate rat poison that was likely left in a city park, according to a necropsy report the Daily News obtained Wednesday. The majestic male was found ill inside Sarah Roosevelt Park in lower Manhattan and brought to the Animal Medical Center in Lenox Hill on Jan. 4.
Dogs may find anything you’re eating just as desirable as a juicy New York strip steak—even if it’s a couple of lettuce leaves or a handful of nuts! But the reality is, our pups can’t take a bite out of everything we eat—and when it comes to nuts, some kinds can actually be toxic. “Nuts … Continue reading Can Dogs Eat Almonds?
You’ve probably heard the phrase: everything is good in moderation. Believe it or not, this concept is especially applicable when it comes to certain ingredients in your pet’s food. Pet food scientists have discovered that while some foods may be fatal for a pet, consuming them in small amounts may have some benefits. For dogs, … Continue reading Why Do Some Pet Foods Contain Garlic?
There are more than a thousand pet food brands on the market, with as many as 5,000 different recipes. From raw diets to holistic, and grain free, how do you know which is better for your pet?