While the furor over dilated cardiomyopathy has calmed, the repercussions on dog food ingredient choices remain. Ancient grains as pet food ingredients had already grown in popularity before the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced an investigation into correlations among grain-free dog foods and occurrence of the disease. Following FDA’s announcement, ancient grains and other alternatives to corn, rice, soy and wheat grew yet faster in popularity as ingredient sources. Read More
Wall, Tim. “Ancient Grains Digestible, Palatable as Rice in Dog Food.” PetfoodIndustrycom RSS, PetfoodIndustry.com, 22 Aug. 2022, https://www.petfoodindustry.com/articles/11514-ancient-grains-digestible-palatable-as-rice-in-dog-food.