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Food Safety

BSE Overview

FDA's Reportable Food Registry

Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)

General Business Issues

Before Entering the Pet Products Industry

Biotechnology Issues

Considerations in Intellectual Property and Licensing

Counterfeiting and Gray Market Goods

Labeling Requirements

Promotions Law

Protecting Intellectual Property Rights at Trade Shows


International Issues

EU Byproducts Regulation

EU Pet Food Regulations: Resources

EU Pet Product Regulations: Resources

Exporting Pet Products: Resources

Importing and Exporting Pet Foods: Canada

Importing Pet Food from China into the US: Resources

Importing Pet Products into the US: Resources

Protecting Your Intellectual Property Rights in China: Guidelines

Live Animal Issues

Animal Liability and Guardianship Issues

Brief Survey of Laws Impacting Pet Ownership

Healthy Animal Website

Product Registration Information

Pesticide Registration Chart

Pet Food Registration and Inspection Fee Chart

Registration of Food Facilities (Including Pet Foods)

Product Safety

Are Pet Toys Regulated?

Product Safety Issues

Test Laboratories for Pet Products

Remedies and Drugs

Minor Animal Species Legislation

Quick Guide To Getting Products Indexed Under MUMS

Regulation of Animal Remedies and Drugs

Specific Food/Product Regulations

Herbs, Botanicals and Novel Ingredients

Pet Treat Guidelines

Latest Regulatory News & Information

Bills and Proposed Regs Tracking


Pets Add Life Officially Introduces New Committee  (Published 2/6/2018)

AAFCO Mid-Year Meeting Update  (Published 1/30/2018)

The FDA issues guidance documents to help importers and food producers meet key food safety provisions mandated by the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).  (Published 1/30/2018)

Help Us Make a Difference with the PILC Gives Back Campaign  (Published 1/23/2018)

FDA Releases FSMA Draft Guidance on Hazard Analysis and Risk-Based Preventive Controls for Animal Food  (Published 1/23/2018)

Pet Food Regulatory Update Meeting at Global Pet Expo on Set-Up Day: Have Lunch and Find Out What’s New  (Published 1/16/2018)

FDA Announces Enforcement Discretion Policy for Certain FSMA Regulations  (Published 1/9/2018)