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Pet Food Labeling Requirements

Pet Food Labeling Requirements

Product labels are subject to review upon request by the department. Under Montana law, all pet food products must be labeled in accordance with  Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) model regulations . This provides uniform labeling for all pet foods and treats on the market, enabling consumers the ability to compare and contrast different products with ease.
Label Requirements
  • Product name and brand
  • Medications (if any)
  • Statement specifying species of pet
  • Guaranteed analysis
  • Ingredient statement
  • Statement of nutritional adequacy
  • Feeding directions
  • Name and address of the manufacturer or guarantor
  • Net weight or quantity statement

Annual Product Registration

  • Pet food: $50.00 per product

Montana Rules & Code: Commercial Feed


Falina Hutchinson
Feed/Fertilizer Program Specialist

Phone: (406) 444-5415
Fax: (406) 444-9493
Ryan Solberg
Field Operations Program Manager

Phone: (406) 556-4535
Fax: (406) 444-9493
Kay Deskins
Licensing & Registration Specialist

Phone: (406) 444-0510
Fax: (406) 444-9493
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