Potatoes, either white or sweet, are used in 42.6 percent of dry dog food recipes, 46.1 percent of wet dog food recipes, 39.2 percent of dry cat food recipes and 23 percent of wet cat food recipes, according to an analysis of Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database.
To learn more about how wet and dry dog and cat foods use potatoes, read “Potato major ingredient in both dog and cat food” in the Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center. The recently improved Ingredient Search function was used to analyze the usage of both types of potatoes and their derivatives in dog and cat food.
Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center provides pet food industry professionals with a database of nutritional information and full ingredient lists for pet foods currently available in the US market. Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center users can learn what competitors in the pet food industry are using in their products, along with how they are marketing those formulations.
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The Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center contains exclusive data on which pet food companies are using particular pet food ingredients, along with the nutritional information about these products. Beyond that, Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database allows users to analyze how pet food companies refer to ingredients, for example chicken byproducts versus coproducts, along with the marketing claims made in the names of the pet foods, such as organic or natural.
Other analyses of Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center data include: