For more than 86 years, The NUTRO™ Company has relied upon the best research in pet nutrition to develop high-quality, natural foods with added vitamins, minerals and other nutrients. Through close collaboration with our sister organization, The Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition, we continue to develop solutions and optimal nutrition that you can recommend with confidence.

Free Continuing Education Webinar

"Veterinary and Pet Owner Attitudes and Awareness Toward Natural Nutrition" Presented by Kelly S. Swanson, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Animal and Nutritional Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Learn the latest insights on natural nutrition from the veterinary and pet-owner perspectives:

  • What is driving pet owners' interests in natural pet foods?
  • What do practicing veterinarians think about natural foods?
  • What do veterinarians need to understand about "natural" to feel confident recommending it to clients?

Educational Resources

Read the latest educational white papers and technical reports for pet nutrition sponsored by The NUTRO™ Company.

Physiological Nutritional Needs of Cats and Dogs

Diet, exercise and general health requirements are broken down by life stage and size of the pet.

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Recommending Non-Therapeutic Diets, Including Natural Pet Foods

Veterinarians discuss why they recommend certain diets, the differences between natural and organic pet foods, and food safety.

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Dietary Fats and Canine Skin and Hair Coat

The benefits of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids are explained in regards to skin disorders and overall skin health.

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Pet Nutrition Desk Reference

This is a convenient summary of canine and feline nutritional needs for hospital staff reference.

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Veterinary Awareness of and Attitudes Toward Natural Nutrition

This report covers research into veterinary perceptions of natural nutrition, including current definitions of “natural” and research/knowledge gaps identified by practitioners.

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Pet Owner Attitudes Toward Natural Nutrition

This report covers research into consumer perceptions of natural nutrition, equipping the practitioner to understand client perceptions and selection of natural pet food.

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NUTRO™ Formulated Nutrient Values

See the nutritional profiles of our most popular dog and cat diets. This convenient document will help you make informed diet recommendations. Plus, see complete ingredient information for our diets within the product pages of this website.

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