New Standards Announced for Human Grade Cat Food

But are there practical implications for how you choose your pet’s meals?


On its homepage recently, the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) announced that there are new guidelines for pet food labeled “human grade.” Do they appreciably alter the guidelines already established? More importantly, is human grade pet food better for your cat than other cat food? For some perspective, we spoke with Board Certified Veterinary Nutritionist® Cailin Heinze, VMD. Dr. Heinze is a member of our
Editorial Board.

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