Pet Food Update 2014!
look at the chart above and looks normal until you realize that this bar shows statistics for blueberry pet foods until the end of April 2014! The blueberry pet food craze continues and should double the normal year end count!
Overseas Action: This year we see more and more new
blueberry-containing pet foods overseas. Europe and especially Scandinavia are active. But, check out this pet beauty bar from Japan!
Ingredient Origin Matters:
Pet owners are very particular about the ingredients in pet foods. A growing trend is the use of USA or North American ingredients on a pack. In Asia there have been big scandals on harmful ingredients in locally produced pet foods and consumers look for the seal of approval.
Specialization: More and more pet foods are utilizing ingredient function for health. This includes: skin and coat health, urinary tract infection prevention for cats, eye health and subtle reference to disease prevention and anti-aging.