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Table 2 Number and percentage (%) of dry and wet pet foods in which animal species not listed on the label were detected

From: Undeclared animal species in dry and wet novel and hydrolyzed protein diets for dogs and cats detected by microarray analysis

  DRY pet foods WET pet foods
Animal species detected by the microarray Number of pet foods in which the animal species was not listed in the label Number and % of pet foods in which such unlisted species was detected Number of pet foods in which the animal species was not listed in the label Number and % of pet foods in which such unlisted species was detected
Sheep 12 4 (33.3%) 24 4 (16.7%)
Duck 11 2 (18.2%) 21 0 (0%)
Bovine 13 8 (61.5%) 25 6 (24%)
Goat 13 1 (7.7%) 24 0 (0%)
Goose 15 1 (6.7%) 24 0 (0%)
Horse 11 3 (27.3%) 21 1 (4.8%)
Pork 13 12 (92.3%) 23 13 (56.5%)
Chickena 9 8 (88.9%) 20 10 (50%)
Poultryb 7 6 (85.7%) 14 5 (35.7%)
Fish 11 4 (36.4%) 21 0 (0%)
Turkey 13 11 (84.6%) 23 7 (30.4%)
  1. achicken or hydrolyzed chicken was declared on the label
  2. bchicken, turkey, hydrolyzed chicken or duck or goose was declared on the label