• Animal Care

    Grand County officials investigating 2 ‘significant animal welfare’ incidents this week

    GRAND COUNTY, Colo. — The Grand County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two “significant” animal welfare incidents this week, with one involving dogs and another involving horses. On Sunday morning, the sheriff’s office received a tip regarding possible animal neglect at a home in the Gore Pass subdivision in unincorporated Grand County. Deputies, along with animal control officers, responded to the property, where they found several short-haired mixed breed dogs. They evaluated the dogs’ condition. Deputies spoke with the homeowners, who agreed to allow the officers to take 15 dogs to the Grand County Animal Control and Shelter in Granby, according to the sheriff’s office. The dogs were evaluated by a…

  • Pet Supplement

    Pet Flavors receives significant investment from Bessemer Investors

    The pet pharmaceutical company partners with the New York-based investment firm to propel its development of flavors for pet medicines and supplements. Pet Flavors, LLC (ie, “Pet Flavors” or “The Company”)—a producer of pharmaceutical-grade flavor bases and palatants used in chewable pharmaceuticals for pets—and New York-based investment firm Bessemer Investors, announced that Bessemer has made a noteworthy investment in Pet Flavors and is partnering with the company’s founder and president, Mark Pieloch. According to a company release, Bessemer strives to cultivate Pet Flavors as its platform investment in the companion animal health industry. The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “We are very pleased to be partnering with…