NOTE: Perrigo now owns Sergeant’s Pet Care. I started this article quite a while ago, but never completed it. I’ll update with further posts as time allows. This is of great concern to me as it appears follow up by the FDA for issues with human medications has been slow. What happens when there is a “mix up” with a […]

The pesticide industry is powerful. In the late 1940’s and early 1950’s they even got the USDA to put out this ad, touting the benefits of DDT. In this 1946 video when British workers were trying to talk a Kenyan tribe into the “safety” of DDT, so that it could be used the area as an experiment in mosquito control. […]

Often what we read looks like an article, but is really a clever piece of marketing designed to try to fool you, the pet owner, into believing one product or another has more benefit or a better reputation than it does. Review things with care and soon you will be able to spot these “articles” a mile away. Today I […]

Perrigo to Acquire Sergeant’s Pet Care

Thanks to our friends over at Broken Hartz for Tweeting about this news earlier. On September 14th, a press release went out stating Perrigo Company planned on acquiring Sergeant’s Pet Care for a cash settlement of $245 million. In line with almost every other over the counter flea and tick product company, Perrigo Company is a manufacturer of private label […]

New Warriors Arrive

Broken Hartz socks it to Rite Aid and Hartz Mountain after an adverse reaction, and the inaction of Hartz and Rite Aid piss them off. #BeTheWave