What is it about?
We report, for the first time in the UK, a comprehensive analysis of the mineral composition of a range of complete, wet and dry, dog and cat foods sold in the UK. We reference our data against nutritional and legal recommendations applicable across all EU states and reveal a broad lack of compliance
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Why is it important?
This first study to examine mineral composition and balance of a range of popular pet foods sold in the UK will be of interest to the scientific and veterinary community, and indeed for any pet-owning member of the public.
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This page is a summary of: Mineral analysis of complete dog and cat foods in the UK and compliance with European guidelines, Scientific Reports, December 2017, Nature, DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-17159-7.
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