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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #15 on: October 17, 2018, 08:47:58 PM »
They have opened a fundraiser for the purpose of paying their debts and hoefuly starting back up. It's a shame the ones that owe THEM money won't pay up. I am convinced they were paid off by government and/or the PFI to withhold payments.


I've wondered the same thing myself.  Or, if not paid off, were they threatened by the government and/or PFI . . . "if you pay them, we'll make an announcement that your facility is in violation of x, y and z and shut YOU down."   >:(
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #16 on: October 17, 2018, 08:52:01 PM »
I've wondered the same thing myself.  Or, if not paid off, were they threatened by the government and/or PFI . . . "if you pay them, we'll make an announcement that your facility is in violation of x, y and z and shut YOU down."   >:(

I know we sound like conspiracy nuts to some, BUT after all I have learned over the years... that SO wouldn't surprise me.  In fact, I would almost be willing to bet on it! 
The thing is... if they are successful keeping RadCat closed down, another small business will be next. 

RadCat has to win this one... for them, for the furkids, for EVERYONE. 
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #17 on: October 17, 2018, 08:59:09 PM »
I know we sound like conspiracy nuts to some, BUT after all I have learned over the years... that SO wouldn't surprise me.  In fact, I would almost be willing to bet on it! 

As I once saw on a bumper sticker:  "Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not out to get you."

The thing is... if they are successful keeping RadCat closed down, another small business will be next. 

Exactly.  If RadCat's competitors don't think it could happen to them, they are sadly mistaken.  They'll be the next targets.
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
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« Reply #19 on: October 29, 2018, 07:11:17 PM »
I agree...  exposure is SERIOUSLY needed, before there are more casualties. 
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #21 on: October 30, 2018, 10:16:21 PM »
It worked for me, after I confirmed I wanted to go to the link/page.  Does this mean they may start up again?   fingerscrossed fingerscrossed fingerscrossed
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #23 on: October 31, 2018, 01:04:11 PM »
It worked for me, after I confirmed I wanted to go to the link/page.  Does this mean they may start up again?   fingerscrossed fingerscrossed fingerscrossed

I SO hope so!!! 
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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #24 on: October 31, 2018, 05:42:57 PM »
Thanks Lola.

I do think they are looking at temporary options to get some product available.  So many people are really desperate over the loss of it.

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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #25 on: November 16, 2018, 05:24:55 PM »
Not sure how accurate this article is but it's good to see Rad Cat staying in the news.  Still hoping they find an investor who won't change the recipe or quality of the product.

http://www.petproductnews.com/News/Investors-Might-Revive-Shuttered-Raw-Pet-Food-Co/?fbclid=IwAR0Qnt9RgxP_fu8Pw2Ng5Wxj_z-oM792Vl-rqDvWwzQ_ZEmyolGHyPEn0BM

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Re: Rad Cat is ceasing production
« Reply #26 on: November 16, 2018, 05:35:41 PM »
From the link above:

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Months after issuing a voluntary recall of more than 300 lots of food, Radagast Pet Food, the Portland, Ore.-based makers of Rad Cat Raw Diet, recently announced it was shuttering its doors. However, the company’s owners hope that a crowdsourcing campaign—and perhaps a new investment partner—will help get Radagast back on its feet.

The GoFundMe link:
https://www.gofundme.com/how-to-help-rad-cat-after-closure?fbclid=IwAR3gv7H1yq6D0sIVSMwR58LJldsN9NZy8Qpl5Ke3kUZ-D3jZLC7kGHunAfU
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