GEPSA Pet Food Technical Department, Argentina
*Corresponding Author: Julio Bernal, GEPSA Pet Food Technical Department, Argentina.
Received: January 09, 2020; Published: January 28, 2020
Driven by the growing interest in improving the health and well-being of dogs and cats through diet, the so-called functional foods occupy an increasingly prominent place in the nutrition of these animals.
Although initially the advances in the knowledge about this type of food were directed only towards human nutrition, at present several pet food brands, in particular those of Premium and Super Premium quality, also contribute in their formulas some of these healthy nutrients.
Citation: Julio Bernal. “Functional Food for Dogs and Cats: Nutrients that Help Improve Pet Health". Acta Scientific Nutritional Health 4.2 (2020): 153-155.
Copyright: © 2020 Julio Bernal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.