• Animal Care

    Fort Worth Animal Care and Control shelters at capacity

    The shelter said Monday it is considering euthanizing 15 dogs that “are sick, suffering or are dangerous” as a result of the capacity numbers. FORT WORTH, Texas — Editor’s note: The video above is from a previous segment. Fort Worth Animal Care and Control said it would have to consider euthanizing 15 dogs, Monday since the shelter currently has nearly 900 dogs and cats in its facilities, placing the shelter at capacity. Diane Covey, the spokesperson for Fort Worth’s Code Compliance Department, said in an emailed statement to WFAA that euthanization happens “from time to time” for animals that “are sick, suffering or are dangerous.”  Covey said information on the…

  • Animal nutrition

    Probiotics in Animal Feed Market worth $7.3 billion by 2026

    CHICAGO, Aug. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — According to the new market research report “Probiotics in Animal Feed Market by Livestock (Poultry, Ruminants, Swine, Aquaculture, Pets), Source (Bacteria, Yeast), Form (Dry, Liquid), and Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, South America, & Rest of World) – Global Forecast to 2026″, published by MarketsandMarkets™, the global probiotics in animal feed in the animal feed market was valued at USD 4.4 billion in 2020. It is estimated to reach about USD 4.8 billion in 2021 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of 8.8%, to reach USD 7.3 billion by 2026. The growing awareness about meat and dairy products, health concerns related…

  • Animal nutrition

    Protein Hydrolysate Market for Animal Feed Application Worth $880mn by 2027, Says GMI

    SELBYVILLE, Del., June 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The protein hydrolysate market for animal feed application is expected to cross USD 880 Million by 2027, according to a new research report by Global Market Insights Inc. Rising demand for healthy & safe animal feed along growing awareness about livestock health will propel the industry landscape. Protein Hydrolysate Market for Animal Feed Application Worth $880mn by 2027, Says GMI Animal protein hydrolysate are the good source of protein for newly weaned animals. Animal protein hydrolysate are categorized in poultry protein hydrolysate, bovine protein hydrolysate, and pig protein hydrolysate. Protein hydrolysate from animal by-products including antioxidants, antimicrobials, and other bioactive molecules offers promising applications…

  • Animal Care

    Fort Worth Animal Shelter facing dire overcrowding

    The Fort Worth Animal Shelter is experiencing an overcapacity situation, with approximately 2,800 animals entering the shelter in April and May. The need for help from the Fort Worth community is immediate, especially for medium and large dogs, and cats. Adoption fees continue to be waived. All pets have been spayed/neutered, microchipped and received their first round of vaccinations. Even with the new North Animal Campus opening recently, the number of pets currently housed in the four facilities – including the Chuck and Brenda Silcox Animal Care and Adoption Center and the two PetSmart Adoption Centers – continues to grow. That means that more animals must be cared for, fed…