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The Pattern Of The Chinese Pet Food Market.

Aug 25, 2018

The pet foods on the market in 2013 can be roughly divided into the following categories:

Pet staple food (cat food, dog food); pet snacks (canned food for dogs and cats, fresh packets, meat strips, dried meat, etc.); pet nutrition and health products (calcium, vitamins, protein and other nutrients for cats and dogs).

After about 10 years of development in China, pet owners in China's large and medium-sized cities are becoming more aware of the consumption of pet food products. The most consumed is the cat food dog food, which is second only to cat food dog food. Snacks, pet nutrition and health products are also being recognized by most pet owners at an alarming rate. These three components constitute the mainstream consumer goods category of Chinese pet food.

Food harmful to pets

1) Chocolate

Chocolate is a fatal attraction for dogs because the caffeine Caffeine and theobromine contained in chocolate have a serious effect on the dog's heart and central nervous system, but some iron-toothed owners will say My dog has eaten chocolate but it is still good! That's because it doesn't eat dangerous doses. Usually, a chocolate bar sold on the market can cause discomfort in dogs. It can be diarrhea, vomiting, convulsions and even death, and the amount of chocolate that dogs can eat. In the body that accumulates, it takes a long time to metabolize, so feeding a chocolate today may be fine, but eating another chocolate the next day will not be so lucky!

2) raw meat or meat that is not fully cooked

Raw meat contains Salmonella and E. coli, which can cause gastrointestinal problems in dogs.

3) expired food

Some people may not want to discard the appearance of expired foods because they don't look moldy or smell odorous, but these expired foods are potentially dangerous. Maybe there are molds or other bacteria, just use the eyes. The smell is hard to find, and you are afraid of not being able to eat yourself, you should not throw it to the dog to solve the expired food.

4) bones of chicken, duck, goose, fish, cattle, pig

Most people know that small spiked chicken bones can't feed dogs, but they think that the thick bones of cattle and pigs can make dogs play. This is the wrong idea because these bones may be bitten by dogs. Small fragments, which can wear or even pierce the esophagus and gastrointestinal tract, or cause obstruction of the gastrointestinal tract.

5) The pot side fat soup

Frequently eating greasy food is easy to get pancreatitis, so don't waste your leftovers and use the dog as a bucket.

6) Salt

When a dog eats poison, some people use salt water to induce vomiting, but the dog takes a teaspoon of salt per kilogram, which is fatal. Therefore, if the dog accidentally eats toxic substances, he should send the doctor as soon as possible. Small remedies have caused a catastrophe.

7) Garlic and onion

If a dog steals garlic chicken (more than 40 garlic) or a small packet of fried onion rings, it will cause anemia in dogs. This is because garlic and onions contain a lot of sulfides that can damage the dog's red blood cells, even if you put garlic and onions. The ingredient that is still unable to remove sulfides after cooking.