Category Archives for Food Ingredients

Pet Food Packaging Dangers

Most pets can’t read (though I’m convinced my two dogs can or they wouldn’t play tug-o-war with the morning paper every time I forget to put it out of reach). That means that our best friends rely

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Soy In Pet Foods: The Unwholesome Truth

If you ever travel the world you’ll find out that, after the weather, food is always the topic of conversation. Living by the Mediterranean back in the 90’s, one thing I vividly remember was being

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Synthetic Vitamins and Minerals in Dog Foods

For 25 points, the answer is menadione bisulfite, which may cause anemia. The question is, what’s Vitamin K in “natural” pet food? For 50 points, the answer is retinyl palmitate, which may cause

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Dog Food Label Ingredients

Playing Chicken With Dog Food Label Ingredients Let’s say, hypothetically, that you ran out of dog food. You rush to the closest retailer to buy some more and find yourself standing in front of two

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Corn and Dog Food: Aflatoxins and Mycotoxins

Dangerous aflatoxins and Mycotoxins are becoming much more prevalent in dog foods, due to recent droughts and mold-laden corn crops.

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