<![CDATA[Colorado Springs Gazette RSS - life >> pets]]> http://gazette.com/rss/life/pets Sat, 21 Oct 2017 06:09:18 -0600 Zend_Feed http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss <![CDATA[Dogs are not wolves, so pet food makers put the veggies back in]]> http://gazette.com/dogs-are-not-wolves-so-pet-food-makers-put-the-veggies-back-in/article/1613376?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/dogs-are-not-wolves-so-pet-food-makers-put-the-veggies-back-in/article/1613376?custom_click=rss

Tell your dog to get ready for quinoa kibble.

Pet food trends are following their owners' tastes. Even meat-loving brands are marketing plants, the very ingredients they once sidelined - just not the traditional high-protein soybean and corn-gluten meals.

Instead, Blue Buffalo Co. Ltd. offers a Chicken & Quinoa Ancient Grains recipe, and a grain-free line from Nestle Purina Petcare Co.'s Beneful now is "accented with blueberries, pumpkin and spinach." Honest Kitchen Inc., which uses only human-grade ingredients, has been selling its Chicken & Quinoa recipe since 2006 and now offers Beef & Chickpea, Duck & Sweet Potato, and Fish & Coconut blends.

Dogs aren't wolves, after all.

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]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:05:15 -0600 <![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Oct. 17, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-17-2017/article/1613375?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-17-2017/article/1613375?custom_click=rss

ADOPTION FAIRS

9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com.

Chihuahua and Small Dog Rescue - For dogs less than 15 pounds, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Pestmart, 2160 Southgate Road. Check event calendar for changes: chihuahua-smalldogrescue.org.

Four Paws Rescue - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Wag N' Wash, 1625 W. Uintah St.; 475-9274, wagnwash.com.

Look What the Cat Brought In - 1-5 p.m. Sunday, 2129 E. Boulder St.; lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

New Hope Rescue Inc. - Dogs, cats, puppies and kittens, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.; newhoperescue.homestead.com.

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]]> Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:05:06 -0600 <![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Oct. 10, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-10-2017/article/1612895?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-10-2017/article/1612895?custom_click=rss

ADOPTION FAIRS

9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives .com.

Colorado Greyhound Adoption - 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1820A W. Uintah St.; Jane Troyer, 633-2524.

Four Paws Rescue - 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Wag N' Wash, 1625 W. Uintah St.; 475-9274, wagnwash.com.

Look What the Cat Brought In - 1-5 p.m. Sunday, 2129 E. Boulder St.; lookwhatthecatbroughtin.org.

New Hope Rescue Inc. - Dogs, cats, puppies and kittens, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Petco, 1650 E. Cheyenne Mountain Blvd.; newhoperescue.homestead.com.

SAINT Animal Rescue - For dogs, puppies, cats, kittens and small caged animals, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Petco,

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]]> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 04:20:04 -0600 <![CDATA[Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Oct. 3, 2017]]> http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-3-2017/article/1612438?custom_click=rss http://gazette.com/colorado-springs-area-pet-adoption-fairs-and-events-starting-oct.-3-2017/article/1612438?custom_click=rss

Adoption fairs and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs beginning Oct. 3, 2017.



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