Log in

Top Stories        News         Sports

Dogwood Festival logo

Visiting Duchesses registration open

WOODVILLE – The 80th Annual Tyler County Dogwood Festival is only a few months away, and plans are already underway to make this one of the most memorable to date. The coronation of the 2023 Dogwood Queen and presentation of the royal court in the elaborately…

Egg prices are high, could go higher

Cartons of eggs inside a Brookshire Brothers in College Station on Jan. 23. Egg prices have climbed to all-time highs amid the avian flu pandemic. Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Michael Miller By Adam Russell Texas AgriLife Extension Egg prices continue to set all-time per-dozen price records, and a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert does…
Cartons of eggs inside a Brookshire Brothers in College Station on Jan. 23. Egg prices have climbed to all-time highs amid the avian flu pandemic. Texas A&M AgriLife photo by Michael Miller

Detectives looking for scammer

Jose Garza GonzalesOfficers are asking the public for help in nabbing a man accused of theft. Polk County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are investigating a scamming case where the suspect took advantage of an elderly resident, defrauding her of a large amount of money. Detectives identified the suspect as Jose Karim Garza-Gonzales, 33, of Kingwood,…
Scam Stock

Flood planning group adopts plan

Stock Photo Special to theNews-Standard After meeting to review public input and approve final plan revisions in November, the Trinity Regional Flood Planning Group has now submitted the first-ever Regional Flood Plan for the Trinity River Basin to the Texas Water Development Board. The Trinity Regional Flood Plan draws on the best available…
Stock Photo

Services available for people with disabilities

Special to theNews-Standard Crockett Resource Center for Independent Living’s Independent Living Services Program helps people with disabilities achieve greater independence in the home and community. Eligibility criteria for this program requires that the applicant has a significant disability who has been diagnosed by a licensed practitioner and…
Disabilities Stock

Corpus man sentenced to 30 years in prison

By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com CabreraWOODVILLE – A Corpus Christi man who evaded capture was sentenced to 30 years behind bars last week. Manuel Cabrera, 27, accepted a plea deal with the Tyler County District Attorney’s Office on charges of evading arrest with a vehicle; possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of…
Sentenced Stock

Corrigan collision kills two students

Two students have died from a vehicle accident Friday afternoon in Corrigan. The deceased were students at Stephen F. Austin University traveling on Highway 59 at approximately 1:32 p.m. A 2007 Nissan Versa was traveling southbound on Highway 59 in Corrigan, when an 18-wheeler was exiting Plant Road onto the highway. The 18-wheeler made a…

Edgar transferred to Wainwright

By Chris Edwardsnews@hccourier.com Matthew Hoy Edgar after his arrest. Photo courtesy of Sabine County Sheriff’s OfficeLOVELADY – On Tuesday, January 10, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice (TDCJ) confirmed that Matthew Hoy Edgar, convicted for the 2020 murder of his girlfriend, Livye Lewis, is now imprisoned at the J. Dale Wainwright Unit in…
Matthew Hoy Edgar after his arrest. Photo courtesy of Sabine County Sheriff’s Office

Jackie Wilson tribute show coming to town

From Enterprise Staff “Chester Gregory: Tribute to Jackie Wilson & Friends,” the Livingston Community Concert Association’s first concert of the new year, is slated for 7:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Polk County Commerce Center located at 1017 U.S. Hwy. 59 Loop North in Livingston. The concert will feature Chester Gregory, an award-winning actor and…

100th birthday

Hershel Mackey of Ace was feted with quite the celebration for his 100th birthday Wednesday. Long involved in the local community, Mackey is well-respected and greatly loved by many. He served many years as the chief of the South Polk County Volunteer Fire Department (VFD) and was also instrumental in the creation of the Ace Community Park.…

Meth dealer sentenced to 30 years

Stock Image By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com ABERNATHYWOODVILLE – Last Tuesday, an Ivanhoe man was sentenced before District Judge Delinda Gibbs Walker to 30 years in prison on a drug charge. Jason James Abernathy, age 41, was handed down the sentence for a possession with intent to deliver (methamphetamine) charge. The trial and…
Stock Image

Multiple arrests made in Corrigan

Three Corrigan men were arrested while law enforcement executed a warrant Monday in north Polk County. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office, along with Corrigan Police Department, executed a warrant service at a residence off of Pipeline Road in Corrigan. Deputies were advised that there were multiple subjects with active felony warrants, living at…
MultipleArrests Corrigan

Leggett man arrested for child pornography

Anthony BartunekThe Polk County Sheriff’s Office executed a residential search warrant last week pertaining to the possession of child pornography. An investigation was initiated by detectives after the Polk County Sheriff’s Office received a call in reference to a male subject in possession of child pornography, at an address off Ollie Loop in…
Arrests Graphic

Suspect in church burglary arrested

By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com BarredaWOODVILLE – An arrest was made of a suspect in a church burglary, and could face additional charges in several other incidents, according to Tyler County Sheriff Bryan Weatherford. Juan Gabriel Barreda, a 47-year-old Houston man, was arrested in Houston on Dec. 30, 2022, by the Houston Police…
BrokenCross Stock

Crockett Police assist with drug trafficking arrest

From Staff Reports BEAUMONT – Last week, the Crockett Police Department cited the agency’s assistance in the federal investigation and prosecution of Ingrid Yaresi Balderas De Leon. De Leon was prosecuted in federal court as part of a large drug trafficking organization responsible for transporting and distributing large quantities of…
DrugTrafficing Stock

Early morning fire

Three trucks and 12 firefighters with the Scenic Loop Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire in the early morning hours Saturday at Pinwah Pines. The fire originated in one house and spread to a house next door. “I was the first on the scene and our main objective was to protect the exposure from getting to the third house until we got more…

Warrant stop results in arrests

By Chris Edwardsnews@tylercountybooster.com IVANHOE – A warrant service call last week resulted in two arrests in Ivanhoe, according to Tyler County Sheriff Bryan Weatherford. Weatherford said that on Tuesday, Jan. 3, deputies with the Tyler County Sheriff’s Office stopped at a residence in order to serve a felony warrant on Jason James Abernathy,…

FirstMate is an Canadian Pet food brand famous because of its constrained ingredient recipes along with its own attention on fish-based recipes. These were based in 1989 by Michael Florian, however, their services and products are actually available worldwide, for example in Europe and even Asia.

This centre produces both the tender food recipes along with also their wet/canned recipes. You are able to find yourself a digital tour of the facility on FirstMate's internet site.

It's also worth pointing out this FirstMate applies a vet and also a pet . With growing concerns that professionals usually do not invent Petfood recipes, this really can be a promising attribute.

FirstMate services and products are available from a high numbers of stores in addition to internet from large internet sites like Chewy and Amazon.

FirstMate features a mild product assortment of pet food solutions. This range comprises a combination of pet food along with wet/canned dogfood.

At our first mate cat food reviews you'll find a restricted quantity of age-specific or even size-specific recipes in this range, like the ones for dogs or large breed dogs. But, FirstMate would say that a large part of these recipes are acceptable for several life span.


FirstMate's cat-food range is composed made of a very similar size for your own pet food scope also comprises a combination of tender and wet/canned cat-food. The wet/canned vary between FirstMate is especially larger than the ironic selection.

Once more, this range simply comprises a modest number of recipes, including a recipe for all kittens.

FirstMate Nutrition


The nutrition offered by FirstMate pet food recipes fluctuates but is normally moderate to above average in comparison to other pet food makers.

This nutrient profile of FirstMate recipes is made up of moderate percentages of fat and protein and also a rather sizable percentage of carbs.

Below is a good instance of the nutrition offered by way of a FirstMate tender pet food recipe.

In the event that you want to find out more about pet nutritionwe recommend you check our dog-food Guide.


The nutrition offered by FirstMate cat-food can also be generally ordinary to above-average. But, it's helped that a lot of FirstMate cat-food recipes have been wet/canned recipes, that do have significantly more positive nutrition.

It's critical that cats reduce the ingestion of plant-based fats and ingredients since they truly are obligate carnivores.

In the event that you want to find out more about what meaning and concerning feline nutrition, check our cat-food Guide.

FirstMate utilizes a moderate selection of highquality fish and meat ingredients within its own pet food recipes.

These ingredients are very popular among manufacturers are that they truly are quick to source, cheap, and highly nutritious, providing abundant pieces of fat and protein loss.

FirstMate doesn't use some one of those rare or one of a kind meat ingredients some times found in pet food.

You may find out about the ingredients and the reason why they're found inside our informative article most useful Hypoallergenic Dog Foods Guide.

Other Remarkable Ingredients

FirstMate's grain comprehensive recipes take advantage of ingredients like Oatmeal along with Rice. Grains like these are compact sources of carbs and in addition offer fiber and also a constrained number of minerals and vitamins.

Grains are a contentious addition to Petfood recipes together with lots of owners needing to nourish some grain-inclusive recipes. Nevertheless, grains like Oatmeal are preferred by most owners to the others such as eucalyptus and Corn, which are regarded as a lot more processed.

Like it on Facebook, Tweet it or share this topic on other bookmarking websites.
  • No replies found for this topic.
You do not have permissions to reply to this topic.
Powered by CjForum