EPA Meeting Notes from September 2011

Notes from the Environmental Protection Agency meeting September 2011 regarding flea and tick products.


Many thanks to the Emmy Award winning investigative journalist, Jenn Stratham at WEWS in Ohio. She covered the issue of harmful flea & tick products with incredible finess. See for yourself! If you are a Twit – and by that I mean one who Tweets – join the conversation on Twitter by using hashtag #wewspets [If the video below does […]

Back in Full Force

EPA releases inert ingredient database. Return from Washington, DC and meeting with the EPA about harmful flea & tick products.

Updates and MEWS

As some of you know, I suffer from a chronic illness. Why do I mention this? Well, because it means I cannot dedicate as much time sometimes to this site as I would like to do. It means that I post not-so-frequently. I hope when I do post, however, that it is valuable to you. Here is some “mews” and […]

Washington, DC

Last year Aundria Arlandson and I went to Washington DC to discuss harmful flea & tick products and their dangers to pets and people with those who can make changes to the laws. We met with Directors at the Office of Pesticide Products at the EPA who regulates these products. We did outreach on the streets, speaking to people one-on-one. […]