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COVID-19 and Pet Health

Updated March 20, 2020 U.S. pet food makers recognize that you may have questions about COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), and its impact on pets. There is no current evidence to suggest that pets in the United States might be a source of infection or can transmit COVID-19, according to the […]

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Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM)

The Pet Food Institute (PFI) and our members, who make 98% of U.S. pet food and treats, are committed to the health of pets and take seriously the responsibility to make safe, complete and balanced food for our dogs and cats. A coalition of nutritionists, veterinarians and product safety specialists have convened within PFI to […]

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Artificial Flavors, Colors & Preservatives

The Pet Food Institute (PFI) and our member companies, who make 98 percent of U.S. pet foods and treats, recognize that pet lovers expect a variety of options when selecting food for their cat or dog. Regardless of the type of food, we support an evidence- and science-based understanding of nutrition and safety to promote […]

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