10-27-2008 09:31 AM
The FDA regulates that can of cat food, bag of dog food, or box of dog treats or snacks in your pantry. The FDAs regulation of pet food is similar to that for other animal feeds. The Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) requires that pet foods, like human foods, be safe to eat, produced under sanitary conditions, contain no harmful substances, and be truthfully labeled.

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