Pet Food Ingredients

209 hemp, CBD pet supplements currently on US market

NASC formed an advisory committee to examine the use of hemp and cannabidiol (CBD) as a dog, cat and other pet supplement.
Out of approximately 34 million times that hemp-derivative pet supplements have been used, only six adverse events have been reported in dogs, with one in cats and three in horses.
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Petfood Forum China offers market updates, new research

Exclusive, one-day conference covers rising local pet food market and latest pet nutrition research.
This exclusive conference for the Chinese pet food industry provides updates on the dynamic market and new pet food nutrition and processing research.
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90% of 524 cases of dog heart disease involved grain-free

Between January 1, 2014 and April 30, 2019, the FDA received 524 reports of DCM, some involving multiple pets.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released that information and more in an update to their investigation into canine dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) cases correlated to certain grain-free dog foods.
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Kemin launches new vision and logo for the future

Global ingredient manufacturer sets sights on sustainably transforming 80% of world by 2042
Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer, has unveiled its new global vision and logo to align the company strategically for 2042 and beyond.
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Potato, oat, wheat advised for mid-size, adult dog kibble

After extrusion processing, certain carbohydrate sources may be more fermentable by the gut bacteria of adult dogs than others.
Food meant for medium-size breed dogs six months and older should be made with more potato, oat and wheat flours rather than other sources, said scientists.
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