At Petco, we have set the new standard in nutrition by eliminating all dog and cat food and treats that contain artificial ingredients*.
Learn about the ingredients that have been eliminated from our shelves. Read full list or see below for details
Any dye, pigment, or other substance, which is not a derivative or mimic of a natural compound, that can impart color to a food.
Any substance, the function of which is to impart flavor, which is not derived from a spice, fruit or fruit juice, vegetable or vegetable juice, edible yeast, herb, bark, bud, root, leaf or similar plant material, meat, fish, poultry, eggs, dairy products, or fermentation products.
Chemical substances added to or sprayed on the outside of food to retard spoilage, deterioration, discoloration, or contamination by bacteria and other disease organisms, and excludes preservatives that are derivatives or mimics of natural compounds.