November 2016

The Evolving History of Pets and Their Diets

Humans and animals have a long history together and, as a result, records show an evolving interest in their nutritional needs. Early dogs and cats were wild animals. Once domesticated, they guarded humans and livestock, were used to catch vermin and as hunting dogs and, of course, are pets that are part of the family. […]

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PFI Urges Congress to Ratify TPP Agreement During 2016 Lame-Duck Session

WASHINGTON – The Pet Food Institute (PFI), whose members make 98% of all U.S. pet food and treat products, urges leadership in the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives to take action on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement and ratify the trade deal before the conclusion of the 114th Congress. By reducing tariff and non-tariff […]

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