Understanding Pet Food Labels

Shopping for pet food can be a daunting task. Walking down the pet food aisle at the grocery store can leave one overwhelmed by the sheer number of boxes, bags, and cans vying for your attention. Sally Perea, a board certified veterinary nutritionist with Davis Veterinary Medical Consulting in Davis, Calif., discusses how pet food is regulated in the United States and offers tips to help pet owners better digest the information on pet food labels.