Association of American Feed Control Officials members discussed the use of hemp and insect pet food ingredients, along with processed fruits and vegetables.
Consumers are responding to the increasing number of pet treats and supplements with cannabidiol available, despite little research and murky regulations.
The lawsuit alleged that WellPet marketed its dog food as “Made in the USA,” although some of the vitamins and minerals came from other countries, thereby misleading consumers.
Learn what 17 peer-reviewed studies on functional foods in dog and cat diets discovered about functional ingredients’ effects on animal health.
In “Pet Supplements Market in the U.S., 6th Edition,” Packaged Facts estimated that pet supplement sales reached US$580 million in 2016.
The FDA concluded that the data provided by Arcadia supports the safety and functionality of GLA safflower oil as a source of omega-6 fatty acids in dry food for adult dogs.
Pet food ingredient supplier Lonza sponsored the research, which was conducted at Four Rivers Kennel LLC, in Walker, Missouri, USA.
Research suggests that Naturally Splendid Enterprises’ proprietary encapsulation process may protect the omega-3 fatty acids, minerals and vitamins in hemp seed oil during the dog food manufacturing process.
Petfood Forum 2017 attendees may learn about non-traditional dog and cat food ingredients, such as eggshell membranes, miscanthus grass, peas, sorghum, and beans.
As more consumers aim for customization of their pets’ food, human foods are merging with pet food options.
The graphical identities of Diana Pet Food and all its brands have been refreshed in order to highlight their positioning while ensuring an overall graphical harmony.
New Zealand green mussels are a functional novel protein, if processed by freeze drying, said one Petfood Forum 2016 speaker.
Flaxseed mucilage and calcium may serve as a functional ingredient combo in weight-loss dog food formulations.
Endexx Corporation, a provider of phytonutrient based food and nutritional products, completed the first round of production of its pet product line, Phyto-Bites, a cannabidiol-infused soft chew treats for dogs.
The continuing demand for specialty, health-related formulas in pet food provides opportunities for manufacturers looking to diversify.
Pet food buyers demand new and nutritious ingredients in their animals’ foods. These seven articles explore popular trends in pet food formulation.
Researchers from the Federal University of Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil conducted two experiments using dog food containing DDGS at varying levels, both with or without the enzyme.
As pet food ingredients, trace minerals play an important physiological role and are necessary to maintain body function and optimize health, growth, reproductive performance and immune response in pets.
The Food and Drug Administration issued a final rule that amended and clarified the criteria in FDA regulations for when a substance is generally recognized as safe (GRAS) under the conditions of its intended use.
While most evidence currently points to genetics, it’s possible that copper as a dietary ingredient plays some role.
Read More About Issues of Pet food Industry Go To: http://www.petfoodindustry.com/
tag; pet food additives supplements, pet food ingredients, dietary supplements, vitamin supplements, food dyes, feed additives, florazyme lp, butylated hydroxytoluene, oscar mayer lunchables, natural food, raw food, eggshellent calcium, digestive enzymes, ascorbic acid, nutritional supplements,