Webinar: Supporting pet health through the science of prebiotic fibers

The presentation will review the importance of the intestinal ecosystem and include an overview of the prebiotic fibers available for positively influencing the intestinal microflora.

Oct 25th, 2016
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Ingredion_webinar_logoA healthy gastrointestinal tract is essential to the health of our pets.

The microbiota of the large intestine plays a fundamental role in supporting digestive health in dogs and cats as do the foods/treats pet parents provide them.

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  • Assessment of Key Trends in the Pet food/treat segments
  • A review of the importance of the intestinal ecosystem
  • A review of published evidence supporting prebiotic fibers with a focus on short-chain fructooligosaccharides (scFOS®)
  • A summary of the marketing value of prebiotics


This webinar is sponsored by Ingredion and presented by Petfood Industry and WATT Global Media.


Speaker Info:

Serge Boutet, Animal Nutrition Consultant at SB Nutrinnov Consultants

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A native of Montreal, Canada, Serge Boutet is an expert agrologist, specializing in animal nutrition. Throughout his 32-year career—including 26 years in the pet food industry—Serge has developed a wealth of expertise in such diverse areas as pet food and feed formulation, ingredient evaluation, and supply chain management as well as food product manufacturing and retail operations management. Presently owner of his own consulting company, Serge spent nearly a decade as Manager of Pet Foods and Nutrition for J.E. Mondou Ltee. He also served as  Technical Services Manager for Rolf C. Hagen Inc. and Hagen Pet Foods Inc. and District Manager and Feed Formulator for Ralston Purina Canada (Chow Division). Serge received a B.Sc. degree in Animal Science from McGill University where he also studied business administration.

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