Pet Food Ingredients Q&A

Guar Gum in Canned Pet Foods

Guar gum is derived from the endosperm of the Guar plant, Cyanmopsis tetragonolobus. It is an FDA-approved, all natural GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) ingredient used by the food and...

Guar Gum in Canned Pet Foods

Guar gum is derived from the endosperm of the Guar plant, Cyanmopsis tetragonolobus. It is an FDA-approved, all natural GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) ingredient used by the food and...

Poultry (Chicken) Giblets in Pet Foods

Poultry (chicken) giblets are included in many Wysong pet foods because they're a part of the natural canine/feline diet. More information here.

Poultry (Chicken) Giblets in Pet Foods

Poultry (chicken) giblets are included in many Wysong pet foods because they're a part of the natural canine/feline diet. More information here.

Garlic in Pet Foods

Some Wysong pet foods contain garlic because of its antioxidant and anti-cancer properties, and it is a great source of prebiotics. Learn more here.

Garlic in Pet Foods

Some Wysong pet foods contain garlic because of its antioxidant and anti-cancer properties, and it is a great source of prebiotics. Learn more here.

Fruits and Vegetables in Pet Foods

Are fruits and vegetables a natural component of the canine and feline diet? And do they have a place in pet foods? Wysong discusses here.

Fruits and Vegetables in Pet Foods

Are fruits and vegetables a natural component of the canine and feline diet? And do they have a place in pet foods? Wysong discusses here.

Flax Seeds in Pet Foods

Wysong uses flax seeds in its pet foods to boost nutritional and health value. Learn more about flax seeds in pet foods here.

Flax Seeds in Pet Foods

Wysong uses flax seeds in its pet foods to boost nutritional and health value. Learn more about flax seeds in pet foods here.

Fish Oil in Pet Foods

Many Wysong pet foods contain fish oil. Learn about the health benefits and reasons for including fish oil in pet foods here.

Fish Oil in Pet Foods

Many Wysong pet foods contain fish oil. Learn about the health benefits and reasons for including fish oil in pet foods here.

Enterococcus Faecium in Pet Foods

Wysong includes Enterococcus Faecium in many of its pet foods. Here's an explanation of the benefits and reasons why.

Enterococcus Faecium in Pet Foods

Wysong includes Enterococcus Faecium in many of its pet foods. Here's an explanation of the benefits and reasons why.

Turmeric in Pet Foods

Some pet foods contain Turmeric. Here is an explanation on the properties and benefits of turmeric.

Turmeric in Pet Foods

Some pet foods contain Turmeric. Here is an explanation on the properties and benefits of turmeric.

Methionine in Pet Foods

Why is Methionine included as an ingredient in pet foods? Learn more about Methionine in pet foods here.

Methionine in Pet Foods

Why is Methionine included as an ingredient in pet foods? Learn more about Methionine in pet foods here.

Limestone in Pet Foods

Why include limestone in pet foods? Find out why some pet foods incorporate limestone here.

Limestone in Pet Foods

Why include limestone in pet foods? Find out why some pet foods incorporate limestone here.

Lecithin in Pet Foods

Wysong uses lecithin in pet food for neurological health. Lecithin is a part of virtually every cell membrane in the body. Learn more here.

Lecithin in Pet Foods

Wysong uses lecithin in pet food for neurological health. Lecithin is a part of virtually every cell membrane in the body. Learn more here.

Kelp in Pet Foods

Kelp is included in some Wysong pet foods because of its nutrient properties and value. Learn more about kelp in pet foods here.

Kelp in Pet Foods

Kelp is included in some Wysong pet foods because of its nutrient properties and value. Learn more about kelp in pet foods here.

Yeast in Pet Foods

Yeast is included in Wysong pet food because it is a natural and extremely rich source of B-vitamins and other nutrients. Learn more here.

Yeast in Pet Foods

Yeast is included in Wysong pet food because it is a natural and extremely rich source of B-vitamins and other nutrients. Learn more here.

Salt in Pet Foods

Should pet foods contain salt? That largely depends on the quality and characteristics of the salt. See our discussion salt in pet foods here.

Salt in Pet Foods

Should pet foods contain salt? That largely depends on the quality and characteristics of the salt. See our discussion salt in pet foods here.

Vitamin K in Pet Foods

Wysong uses Vitamin K in pet food helps to prevent osteoporosis, oxidative cell damage, and assist with blood clotting. More info here.

Vitamin K in Pet Foods

Wysong uses Vitamin K in pet food helps to prevent osteoporosis, oxidative cell damage, and assist with blood clotting. More info here.

Vitamin D in Pet Foods

What is the role of Vitamin D in pet foods? Wysong discusses the benefits and reasons for Vitamin D in pet foods here.

Vitamin D in Pet Foods

What is the role of Vitamin D in pet foods? Wysong discusses the benefits and reasons for Vitamin D in pet foods here.

Vitamin C in Pet Foods

Wysong uses Vitamin C in pet food for its antioxidant properties. Vitamin C is not harmful to cats and dogs if delivered in moderation. More info here.

Vitamin C in Pet Foods

Wysong uses Vitamin C in pet food for its antioxidant properties. Vitamin C is not harmful to cats and dogs if delivered in moderation. More info here.

The Safety of Vitamins and Minerals in Pet Foods

This article discusses the safety of vitamin and mineral supplementation in general, and the role of vitamins and minerals in pet foods.

The Safety of Vitamins and Minerals in Pet Foods

This article discusses the safety of vitamin and mineral supplementation in general, and the role of vitamins and minerals in pet foods.

Taurine in Cat Foods

Taurine is a vital nutrient in cat foods, and arguably dog foods as well. Learn about the role of taurine in pet foods here.

Taurine in Cat Foods

Taurine is a vital nutrient in cat foods, and arguably dog foods as well. Learn about the role of taurine in pet foods here.

The Soy in Pet Foods Myth

Some purported experts claim that pet foods with soy should be avoided. Wysong discusses the nutritional merits of soy in pet foods here.

The Soy in Pet Foods Myth

Some purported experts claim that pet foods with soy should be avoided. Wysong discusses the nutritional merits of soy in pet foods here.

Proteinates in Pet Foods

What are proteinates and why are they included in some pet foods? Learn more about proteinates in pet foods here.

Proteinates in Pet Foods

What are proteinates and why are they included in some pet foods? Learn more about proteinates in pet foods here.

Probiotics and Enzymes in Pet Foods

Wysong uses probiotics and enzymes in pet food because of their very beneficial nutrient properties. Learn more about probiotics and enzymes in pet foods here.

Probiotics and Enzymes in Pet Foods

Wysong uses probiotics and enzymes in pet food because of their very beneficial nutrient properties. Learn more about probiotics and enzymes in pet foods here.

Mung Bean Sprouts in Pet Foods

What are Mung Bean Sprouts and why are they found in some pet foods? Basic details here.

Mung Bean Sprouts in Pet Foods

What are Mung Bean Sprouts and why are they found in some pet foods? Basic details here.

Montmorillonite Clay in Pet Foods

What is Montmorillonite Clay's purpose in pet foods? Wysong explains here.

Montmorillonite Clay in Pet Foods

What is Montmorillonite Clay's purpose in pet foods? Wysong explains here.

Methionine in Cat Foods

Why include Methionine in cat foods? Wysong explains the rationale for Methionine as a pet food ingredient here.

Methionine in Cat Foods

Why include Methionine in cat foods? Wysong explains the rationale for Methionine as a pet food ingredient here.

Dairy Ingredients in Pet Foods (Colostrum, Milk...

Do dairy ingredients like colostrum, milk, whey, cheese, and yogurt have a place in pet foods? Wysong discusses here.

Dairy Ingredients in Pet Foods (Colostrum, Milk...

Do dairy ingredients like colostrum, milk, whey, cheese, and yogurt have a place in pet foods? Wysong discusses here.