AAFCO has proposed requiring calorie content to be included on labels, plus changes to labels of specialty petfoods
["Overall, the workshop did a great job in explaining petfood labeling as currently stipulated. ", "The amendment modified the type and quantity of data needed for manufacturers to calculate calories.", "A likely grace period to accommodate label changes may mean it would not be enforced for years."]
The July 2017 issue of Petfood Industry covers the parallels between human health trends and pet food trends, which continue to grow as the focus expands to specific ingredients touting various health benefits for pets.