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Table 3 Number and percentage (%) of hydrolyzed protein diets (HPDs) and novel protein diets (NPDs) 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

  HPDs NPDs
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 8 0 (0%) 28 8 (28.6%)
Duck 8 0 (0%) 24 2 (8.3%)
Bovine 8 1 (12.5%) 30 13 (43.3%)
Goat 8 0 (0%) 29 1 (3.4%)
Goose 8 0 (0%) 29 1 (3.4%)
Horse 8 0 (0%) 24 4 (16.7%)
Pork 8 5 (62.5%) 28 20 (71.4%)
Chickena 1 0 (0%) 28 18 (64.3%)
Poultryb 1 0 (0%) 20 11 (55%)
Fish 8 1 (12.5%) 24 3 (12.5%)
Turkey 8 4 (50%) 28 14 (50%)
  1. achicken or hydrolyzed chicken was declared on the label
  2. bchicken, turkey, hydrolyzed chicken or duck or goose was declared on the label