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23 September 2010

Natural pet food not always best

Pet owners need to be aware that natural foods aren't always the best choice for their pets, says a Kansas State University veterinarian.

Pet owners need to be aware that natural foods aren't always the best choice for their pets, says a Kansas State University veterinarian.

It's also important for consumers to distinguish between terms such as natural, organic and holistic, Nelson said. The AAFCO currently has no specific definitions for holistic or organic pet foods.

 
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