Officials is a local, state and federal association of officials whose job it
is to regulate the sale and distribution of animal feed & drug remedies.
membership is voluntary and the AAFCO has no regulatory authority, it does
provide a forum for discussion of issues the affect the health of animals and
humans. And, can be a useful resource
for pet owners.
manufacture, distribution and sale of animal feeds meets scientific studies
that result in regulations, standards, definitions control.
the regulations and research provided by the AAFCO at their site www.aafco.org can provide data on what types
and amounts of nutrients are necessary for canine health.