High phosphorus levels in cat food may cause kidney damage
Animal nutrition scientists suggested that commercial cat food manufacturers reassess the amount phosphorus-containing ingredients they use in their products.
Animal nutrition scientists suggest that commercial cat food formulators reassess the amounts and types of phosphorus-containing ingredients they use in their products. Those researchers found evidence that when phosphate concentrations in cat food exceed the required daily dose, it may damage healthy cats’ kidneys.
“GRAS [generally recognized as safe] may…