FEDIAF adopted an internal set of standards which companies adhere to in order to provide all nutrients necessary for cats and dogs. Please click here for the latest
FEDIAF Nutritional Guidelines from August 2011!
Regulation 183/2005/EC on Feed Hygiene lays down basic principles of safe production and safety of all feed, including pet food. Please click here for the latest, officially validated version in the EU of the FEDIAF Guide to Good Practice for the Manufacture of Safe Pet Foods.
Regulation 767/2009/EC on the marketing and use of feed replaced existing and updated legislation on labelling and presentation of farm feed and also pet food. As in the Feed Hygiene Regulation, it foresees self-regulation: to give practical guidance for industry, consumers and authorities how to apply the EU rules in all EU Member States.
The FEDIAF Code of Good Labelling Practice for Pet Food is published online since 8.12.2011 after official validation by the European Commission.