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Ingredient Usage Analysis

Learn more about popular wet and dry pet food ingredients, such as fruits, vegetables, grains, proteins, additives and extracts found in U.S. cat and dog food ingredient decks.

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4 pet food ingredients domesticated in ancient China

Many dog and cat foods in the growing Chinese market contain ingredients that ancient farmers domesticated in what is now China.
Regardless of whether pet food consumers know their anthropological backstories, these ingredients can form parts of nutritious dog and cat foods.
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Soy uncommon in dog and cat foods

An analysis of Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database explored how soy is used in pet foods.
Find out what types of dog and cat food use soy and in how many products include it.
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Counting calories in cat and dog food

Many consumers habitually monitor their caloric intake, and they count calories in the pet food they purchase for their furry friends. But what’s a normal range of calories in pet food? And does weight-control in the product name automatically mean it’s a low-calorie product?
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Organic ingredients listed on 8.6 percent of dry dog food

An analysis of Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database enumerated how many dog and cat foods list organic ingredients.
Ingredients specifically listed as organic appeared in 8.6 percent of the approximately 7,000 dry dog food recipes listed in Petfood Industry’s Dog and Cat Food Ingredient Center database.
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