Our in-house pet nutritionists play a crucial role in the creation of Purina Beyond® dog food. From choosing ingredients to overseeing every step of the formulation process, they optimize the way ingredients and essential nutrients come together to support your pet’s long-term health and well-being. No one is more qualified than a pet nutritionist to formulate and monitor the food you give your pet each day.


5 Steps to Evaluating an Ingredient


Choose ingredients whose nutrient content meets our high quality standards

Collect samples of ingredients from suppliers and evaluate with our team of pet nutritionists

Consider the ingredient as one part of a total formula for optimal nutrition

Work with the product specialist to evaluate the ingredient throughout the cooking process

Oversee palatability (taste) and digestibility testing

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