Dog and Cat Food Nutrition / Pet Food Ingredients / Vitamins
on November 10, 2015

d-calcium pantothenate—A vital pet food B vitamin

There are plenty of reasons for pet food formulators to include this element as part of a full nutritional profile.

Dietary supplementation of the water-soluble B vitamin pantothenic acid (also known sometimes as vitamin B5) is most commonly provided by d-calcium pantothenate. This vitamin supplement is found on most every pet food ingredient statement, but we do not often hear much about it, which seems somewhat surprising given…

The content you are trying to access requires a paid subscription. If you are a paid subscriber please login.
If you would like to subscribe to this content, please purchase here.