Despite the plant-based protein source appearing in numerous forms, including soybeans, soybean meal, soybean oil and soy flour, soy is used in only 13 percent of dry dog food recipes in Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database. Soy is slightly more common in cat food, being found in 20 percent of dry cat food recipes.
To learn more about how wet and dry dog and cat foods use soy, read “Soy not a major ingredient in 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 various types of soy 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.
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