Chicken study complicates brain size and domestication assumptions

One of the issues I’m most careful with in looking at domestication literature is claims about brain size reduction. Brain size reduction from wolf to dog is a way more complex topic than some popularizers of science would have you … Continue reading

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Pet Food Recall: OC Raw Dog, LLC RECALLS one lot of Chicken, Fish & Produce

The FDA reports on a possible health risk: OC Raw Dog, LLC of Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, is recalling approximately 1,560 lbs of Chicken, Fish & Produce Raw Frozen Canine Formulation which was manufactured on 10/11/2017 with a lot number … Continue reading

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Are You Ready for Chicken Breasts That Aren't Bone Dry?

Are You Ready for Chicken Breasts That Aren't Bone Dry? We've all suffered through cardboard-dry chicken breasts. We do it because periodically we commit (or recommit or re-recommit) to healthy eating. And boneless, skinless chicken breasts are a fine and … Continue reading

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Pet Food Recall: Instinct® Raw Chicken Formula for dogs with a “Best By” date of 04/27/16

The official statement is from Nature’s Variety. Nature’s Variety has announced a voluntary recall of their Instinct® Raw Chicken Formula for dogs with a “Best By” date of 04/27/16 because these products may be contaminated with Salmonella. Salmonella can affect … Continue reading

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How To Make Chicken Stock And Not Call It "Bone Broth," Ever

How To Make Chicken Stock And Not Call It "Bone Broth," Ever “Bone broth,” the latest and stupidest of food trends, gets a hard time, here and elsewhere. But really, that's only because the term “bone broth” is a sequence … Continue reading

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Pet Food Recall: Barkworthies Chicken Vittles

The FDA report for the recall of select Barkworthies Chicken Vittles dog chews is below.  The recall is due to the potential Salmonella risk. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — December 24, 2014 — Richmond, VA — Barkworthies of Richmond, VA is … Continue reading

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WINNER, Winner Chicken Dinner!!

The WINNER of my Check Out My New Look and #Win A New Look For Your Blog Giveaway is:    Congratulations to Kimberly!! I would like to say “Thank You!” to A Mommy’s Blog Design for offering up this prize … Continue reading

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