The Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) has created a device to supposedly prove to consumers that packaged processed pet foods are perfect, that is, "complete and balanced." These studies are flawed in many respects.
Of course it's important that what is eaten be digestible. All that goes in should not also all come out.
Digestibility tests are used to determine how much food is absorbed. It is assumed from this that food "A," because it is 95% digestible,
All life exists in complex and essential relationships with other organisms and the environment. Vital environmental factors include food, water, and air, as well as less obvious influences such as sunlight, gravity, magnetism and the unseen microbial world. Recognizing and respecting these relationships is a key to health and well-being since it helps restore natural genetic context.
The horse is one of the most intriguing of all animals. It is perhaps unequaled among all creatures in its sheer elegance and beauty. It has that "something" which no one can quite describe or even understand, yet it is there, and it adds to the excitement and pleasure of having a horse.
We here at Wysong take your trust seriously. Over two decades of research have been dedicated to creating products with health as the utmost priority. Wysong products are conceived by common sense, grounded in science, developed through logic, proven with results.
Flaxseeds are an alternative source of dry and more pleasant tasting omega-3's, but some pets may not be able to effectively convert the ALA in flaxseeds into the metabolically important longer chain EPA and DHA.
Since the advent of food processing, much debate has ensued as to which food is best. There are extruded, pelleted, baked, canned, semi-moist, life-stage designed, high protein, low protein, "natural," fortified, anti-allergenic, and disease treatment formulas.