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American Pet Products Association, Inc.

255 Glenville Road
Greenwich, CT 06831
Phone: 203.532.0000
Toll Free: 800.452.1225
Fax: 203.532.0551

APPA's Washington D.C. Office
1900 K Street NW, Ste 100
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202.496.7888


Products & the Law Contents

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Food Safety

BSE Overview

FDA's Reportable Food Registry

Feed Manufacturing Process Controls

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

Bioterrorism Act Regulations

Congress Merge Online

Pesticide Registration Chart

Pet Food Registration and Inspection Fee Chart

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

50 State Resource Guide

Bills and Proposed Regs Tracking


AAFCO Annual Meeting Recap  (Published 8/11/2015)