on July 15, 2010
Online exclusive! Exotic Ingredients
View the Virtual Petfood Forum: Target on Nutrition presentation on other exotic ingredients by Petfood Industry columnist, Greg Aldrich
Strange, new, exotic ingredients are showing up in petfoods. Sure, new ingredients have been migrating into petfood for years. It wasn't too long ago that ingredients like chicken meal fueled the "no by-product" movement, lamb was a must-have for dermatitis, fish oil and flax were sleek ways to deliver omega-3 fatty acids and beet pulp was the key to consistently firm stools. That was the cutting edge. Now, those "new" ingredients are considered common and passÃ©. Read more ...