Dog Food Recall Spurs New Federal Law
Newly proposed legislation would give the FDA power to
order a dog food recall for tainted products with the important step of mandating an early system
for notification accompanied by fines for lack of compliance.
This important step may grant the FDA powers, previously non
existent, to regulate the dangers inherent in potentially tainted dog food.
The new proposed federal law would grant the FDA power
Currently the FDA inspects less that 1.5% of all food imports. A
new certification program would require companies that export to the United States to have safety
standards and would permit the FDA to inspect their plants. Companies not in compliance could have their
certifications revoked and their products would be ineligible for shipment to the United Sates for use in dog
food or for human consumption.
- Have access to corporate
records for use during investigations of potentially contaminated dog
The current state of affairs in the dog food industry is an
indication of a problem that has been widespread for decades.
Taking advantage of lax regulation, inadequate labeling requirements and a
powerful marketing effort, dog food companies have peddled unhealthy garbageto unsuspecting dog guardians sincethe industry’s
inception in post war America.
That the horrific death of our dogs due to
kidney failure caused by poison dog food has forced this issue to front page of news organizations worldwide
surprise to many dog nutritionists and professionals worldwide.
The unsavory ingredients
touted as a safe healthy and natural diet for our dogs is sadly, frequently nothing more that
industrial and slaughterhouse waste.
Whether this new proposed legislation is passed remains to be
seen. If it is, it will be just the first step in forcing dog food companies to manufacture food that truly
is healthy and not a danger to the health and longevity of our dogs.
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Until that day comes, one of
the best ways to assure that your dog is eating a healthy and nutritious diet is to prepare
a home made dog food diet. It’s easy and your dog’s health , and our purse will both be
thankful. To learn more about the necessity of feeding your dog a healthy and natural
diet visit: http://www.dogs-4life.com/raw-vs-kibble.html.
We used to feed our dogs
commercial dog food that was promised to be healthy and safe, Then my small 8 year old dog died of a sudden
illness. We learned what was in her dog food that could be dangerous we immediately stopped feeding it to our
dogs. Find out what’s in your dog food at http://www.dogs-4life.com/dog-food-that-kills.html