Dog and Cat Food Nutrition / Pet Food Ingredients
on March 9, 2016

Diversifying methionine choices in pet food formulations

DL-methionine and methionine hydroxy analogue are different molecules absorbed differently by pets.

Sulfur-containing amino acids are nutritionally essential to animal growth, but many foods contain insufficient quantities. In addition, sulfur amino acids and lysine are the most susceptible of amino acids to processing damage from the manufacturing of diets. Amino acid supplementation is an important step in balancing pet food diets for…

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