Disclosures & Disclaimers

Disclosures 

Ownership

Dog Food Reviews and dogfoodreviews.com are owned and operated by Dog Naturally Magazine Inc, Thornton, Ontario L0L 2N0, Canada.

Purpose

The purpose of dogfoodreviews.com (the “Site”) is to provide dog owners with independent, objective reviews to help you make feeding decisions for your dog. While we have made every attempt to provide current, accurate information, the recipes and ingredients in any individual dog food are subject to change. You may wish to double-check the ingredient panels of dog food you purchase. If you note any changes or updates, please feel free to notify us via email at info@dogfoodreviews.com.

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Disclaimers

Objectivity

The ratings and reviews on the Site are independent and are not influenced by outside parties. We do not accept any remuneration, incentives, samples or other considerations from pet food manufacturers or other industry groups or influences. DogFoodReviews.com is affiliated with Dogs Naturally Magazine, Inc. DogFoodReviews.com content may include links to the Dogs Naturally website which may contain further links to online retailers affiliated with Dogs Naturally, whose product offerings include nutritional supplements and related products for dogs manufactured by entities affiliated with Dogs Naturally. DogFoodReviews.com receives no remuneration from any affiliated entity in connection with the ratings and reviews on the Site.

Ratings

The ratings on the Site are determined according to the scoring system described in the Evaluation Criteria. The Ingredient Safety andIngredient Quality criteria, as well as Benefits and Concerns for each line of food, are based on what we understand to be the most current research and scientific data available to us at the time of publication. 

Accuracy

We have relied on information provided by the manufacturers of dog foods reviewed herein. The ratings are based on the ingredient panels, Guaranteed Analysis, and other data included on manufacturers’ labels according to the pet food labeling regulations of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO), as well as other package or website disclosures by the manufacturer for each dog food. We are not responsible for the accuracy of the information from those sources. We have not conducted independent laboratory analysis or testing of any foods to confirm the manufacturers’ statements or claims about the foods. 

Reviews

The descriptive reviews on this Site represent the opinions of dogfoodreviews.com authors based on analysis of the Ratings and manufacturers’ disclosures and descriptions for each dog food brand and dog food recipe. 

Updates

The ingredient lists, Ratings and Reviews are believed to be current according to publicly available information from manufacturers at the time of publication on the Site. If there have been subsequent changes in ingredients or descriptions, please notify us by email at info@dogfoodreviews.com so that we can correct any inaccuracies.

Comments

We are not liable for comments made by readers of the Site on any of its pages. The comments represent the opinions of the commenting authors. We have the right to remove comments that we deem to be unnecessarily harsh or abusive or otherwise inappropriate, but not the obligation to do so,. If you wish to report an inappropriate comment please do so via email at info@dogfoodreviews.com.

Veterinary Advice

The Ratings, Reviews, Benefits, Concerns and other information on the Site are not a substitute for veterinary advice, diagnosis or treatment. We make no assertions or claims as to the health benefits or detriments of any food reviewed herein for your individual dog. Please consult your veterinarian or veterinary nutritionist about any specific health or nutrition concerns for your pet. 

Role of the Advisory Board

The Dog Food Reviews Advisory Board’s role is to oversee the development and application of the Site’s rating standards and criteria, and to provide expert guidance in the ratings and review process. Advisory Board members do not review Ratings or Reviews for individual foods or brands and are not responsible for errors or omissions in the implementation of the Site’s ratings and review standards.  

External Links

From time to time we may provide links to unaffiliated, external websites for readers’ convenience. This does not represent an endorsement of any website or information therein, and we assume no liability for the accuracy of information provided on such sites. 

Notice To Manufacturers

The information provided on the Site is accurate to the best of our knowledge. We have relied on information on your packaging and website as of the date of publication of reviews herein. If you believe we have provided inaccurate or outdated information about your company, its products or a specific dog food recipe, please notify us of any errors via email at info@dogsfoodreviews.com. We will examine your concerns and make appropriate changes if applicable.

Images

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