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A to Z of Pet Food: Ingredients

How can pet lovers be confident an ingredient used in cat or dog food is safe? Today, the Pet Food Institute (PFI) will focus on ingredient safety as we continue our series about pet food from A to Z. Last time, we walked through how to read a pet food label. How Ingredients are Approved […]

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Finding Full Bowls and Loving Homes for Every Pet

Families across the country may look far and wide to find the perfect dog or cat for their household, including through local animal shelters or rescue groups. At the Pet Food Institute, our member companies work every day to support pets through providing safe, complete and balanced nutrition. Yet projects are also underway to help […]

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Tips to Keep Pets Active this Winter

It can be tempting to remain indoors and less active during the winter months. However, it’s still important to keep your dog or cat active even during colder months to help stave off boredom, strengthen your bond together, and maintain a healthy weight. Here are some tips to keep moving this winter!  Take a Walk Outdoors… but […]

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Five Holiday Pet Safety Tips

5 Holiday Pet Safety Tips  The holiday season is a special time for families, and pet lovers may find special ways to include their dog or cat in holiday festivities. However, this busy season can be overwhelming for pets and many common holiday foods and decorations can pose potentially life-threatening risks. It is important to keep the holidays safe, healthy, […]

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Summer Safety Tips for Your Pet

With the warm summer months just around the corner, you and your pet will soon be enjoying the sunshine and outdoors together. But higher temperatures can increase the risks of dehydration, injuries, and even heat stroke. Before you head out for summer fun, take the necessary steps to keep your pet safe, healthy and happy […]

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