Pet Food News / Pet Food Palatability
on August 16, 2017

Sensor technology may help pet food palatability testing

Certain parameters need to be established to calibrate the sensors to dogs’ and cats’ preferences.

Electronic sensors, called e-tongues and e-noses, could aid in pet food palatability assessments, new product development, quality control and other dog and cat food production processes, Federica Cheli, PhD, professor of animal science at the University of Milan told Petfood Industry.

“This could reduce costs for smaller pet food companies,”…

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