Pet Food Labeling

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3 AAFCO rulings on dental pet treats, carbs and tigers

AAFCO’s decisions related to dental claims on pet foods, treats and chews, claims about carbohydrates and ruled out tigers and wolves as pets.
Three decisions affecting the pet food industry were made at the 2017 Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) annual meeting.
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Pet food conference to focus on FSMA compliance

The conference will address policy issues within the animal feed and pet food sectors.
Registration is now open for the 2017 NGFA-PFI Feed and Pet Food Joint Conference, an annual collaboration between the National Grain and Feed Association and the Pet Food Institute.
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Pet food labels: human-grade claim legal guidelines

Specific laws and regulatory definitions define the use of human-grade claims, and failure to meet these standards can lead to problems.
Labeling pet food as human-grade may appeal to pet owners who want to feed their cats and dogs as they feed themselves.
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Pet food labels: 3 new product trends at SuperZoo

This article is part of a Petfood Industry series that explores labeling issues.
In the new product showcase of SuperZoo, the claims made on the labels of many new dog and cat foods followed three trends focused on ethical concerns and pet health.
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How to market pet food in Mexico and Brazil

Mexican and Brazilian pet owners tend to look for similar phrases on pet food packaging.
The similarity between Mexican and Brazilian pet owners may indicate that comparable pet food trends run throughout the Latin American pet food market.
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Pet food labels: Made in the USA

Made in the USA pet food creates challenges for pet food formulators and ingredient procurers.
Labeling a pet food or treat as “Made in the USA” can enhance consumers’ trust in that product and help those dog and cat foods stand out to buyers.
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