Dogs, cats, birds, and exotics provide emotional support, unconditional love and steady companionship to their owners. Pet owners, in return, love their pets like family and want to feed them high-quality products. They also like to discover new ways to interact with their pets. Providing treats for meeting performance goals or just being a ‘good boy’ is another way that humans interact with their pets. Trends in pet food treats mirror trends in human snacks and non-meal indulgences. Consumers want healthy, natural alternatives for themselves, their families and their pets. The FDA does not have a legal definition of natural, although they are presently in the process of defining this term. Download to read the complete White Paper on Natural Pet Food Treats by Dr. Jane Caldwell.
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Heavy Metals Both plants and animals require certain minerals to grow and thrive. These essential minerals are acquired through food and water. However, some minerals are poisonous, even in minute amounts. Heavy metals; named because they are dense elements found in the metal portion of the periodic table, can cause acute or chronic toxicity inREAD MORE
Protect your brand and bottom line with Midwest Laboratories pet food testing. From pet food manufacturers and in-home treat makers to veterinarians and zoologists, animal lovers across the country rely on Midwest Laboratories to keep their pet food safe and nutritious. Our suite of analytical services includes testing for dog and cat food guaranteed analysesREAD MORE
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