2019 July

I’ve Heard Something About Grain-Free and Heart Issues in Dogs. What Do I Do?

July 1, 2019
In July 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alerted pet owners and veterinary professionals about reports of canine-dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in dogs eating certain pet foods containing peas, lentils, other legumes, or potatoes as main ingredients. These cases were unusual because DCM was reported in breeds not typically associated with the disease.