FDA: Dogs’ heart disease could be linked to certain veggie-heavy pet foods

I did not even know the Food And Drug Administration had a veterinary wing, but good on the government for looking out for our furry friends. Today, the FDA’s Center For Veterinary Medicine and the Veterinary Laboratory Investigation And Response Network issued a warning that some dog foods “containing peas, lentils,…

Plant-based “faux meat” now made for dogs, who eat poop off the ground

Wild Earth cofounder and CEO Ryan Bethencourt doesn’t think humans should be the only species with access to plant-cultured food. During his years at startup accelerator IndieBio, he played a role in nurturing alternative, animal-free “meat” companies like Memphis Meats and Finless Foods. Now, he’s creating faux-meat…