June 19, 2015

Oxbow Animal Health Announces the Return of Eco-Straw Litter

Murdock, NE, June 17, 2015 -- Oxbow Animal Health has announced the return of Eco-Straw, the company’s popular compressed wheat straw litter.  The product, which is made of 100% compressed wheat straw, had been unavailable in recent months due to a fire at the Eco-Straw manufacturing facility.

“We are pleased to announce the return of Eco-Straw,” said Melissa Ross, Oxbow’s Director of Marketing & Education.  “In recent weeks and months, we’ve heard from many devoted Eco-Straw customers expressing the void the product’s absence had left in their pet’s daily routine and environment.  With all of our valued customers in mind, we’ve worked hard to ensure the return of this innovative and much-loved product.  Now, we’re excited to announce that Eco-Straw is back in production and back in stock.”  

Highlights of Eco-Straw include:

•    All natural, 100% wheat straw litter
•    Biodegradable, compostable, and flushable
•    No chemicals or fragrances added
•    Safe if consumed
•    Traps up to 300% of its weight in moisture
•    Clumpable and scoopable

For information on ordering Eco-Straw, retailers are encouraged to contact their distributor or Oxbow representative.  For more information about Eco-Straw, visit