April 15th, 2014
The recent sale of some of P&G’s pet food brands to Mars brought out the “experts.” In a news article, here’s what one pet food authority had to say:
"Ninety percent of pets live on the cheapest pet food and survive," says Nestle, co-author of "Feed Your Pet Right: The Authoritative Guide to Feeding Your Dog and Cat."
Wow, doesn’t that sound like a great marketing slogan – Feed Brand X and your pet will survive! (Barely). Marion Nestle is a professor of nutrition. She made this comment after basically saying that it really doesn’t make sense to spend money on quality[...]