AAFCO Pet Food Testing

The Nutrition Laboratory works in association with New Zealand Pet Food Manufacturers Association (NZPFMA). We can test the following aspects of pet food.

  • Ash
  • AAFCO Nutrient Profile Testing
  • AAFCO Feeding Protocols
  • Amino acid profile
  • Antigen quantitation (ELISA)
  • Complete vitamin/mineral profiles
  • Digestibility trials
  • Crude Fibre
  • Calcium/Phosphorous
  • Protein
  • Metabolisable Energy
  • Fat
  • Fatty acid profile - Linoleic, Linolenic, Omega-3&6, Arachidonic
  • Moisture
  • Shelf Life Testing
  • Water Activity
  • pH
  • Preference testing (Palatability trials)
  • Microbiological

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