In 2006, the National Research Council published the Nutrient Requirements of Dogs and Cats - of which laws governing pet food will soon be based. Take a guess who paid for this 2006 report? Three guesses, first two don't count.
Pet Food is hiring pet bloggers to help promote their products. Another pet food has invented a 'Cat Food Critic' blogger to promote their brand. How will pet food consumers know if they are reading unbiased pet food information or paid for reporting? http://truthaboutpetfood2.com/hired-pet-food-promotion
I have something to say about this. I won't trust a Company that pays a person to say good things about your product without personally knows that product. I am proud to work for my pets food maker, Nutri-Source Pet food. My Wife & I feed our 2 dogs Grain Free Lamb. The results of this Great Dog food is the Great comments about our pets appearance and the way our pets react to the clean and wholesome food we feed them.
Cleveland.com is reporting that the recent Iams/Eukanuba recall was due to equipment failure. An insider shares equipment operators at pet food plants fail when they don't notice a problem. Failures in pet food manufacturing hurts everyone.
We have just passed our three year anniversary of sending the FDA a Citizen Petition. We asked – simply put – for FDA to enforce the law. Three years later, we have received no response. Here's a reminder of what we asked FDA. http://truthaboutpetfood2.com/year-anniversary
Several months ago I sent a letter to the White House asking President Obama to hold foreign pet food/treat manufacturers to the same standards as U.S. pet food/treat manufacturers. Unfortunately, I received a typical political response. Here's what our President told me... http://truthaboutpetfood2.com/response-white-house
I teach pet parents how to choose healthier, safer foods and treats for their dog or cat. I share recall notices, and post educational articles about pet food regulations and ingredients.
The Caped Crusader for Safe Pet Food! Helping pet parents make healthy food choices.
I'm the Top Dog at TruthaboutPetFood.com. We work to help pet owners learn how to choose safe pet foods. Don't trust the television commercials (remember, they are just marketing!). The truth...pet food is the only food industry allowed to violate Federal Food Safety law. No kidding.
Author of Buyer Beware The Crimes, Lies, and Truth about Pet Food, and co-author of Dinner PAWsible a cookbook for healthy dog and cat meals.