The Emerging Health-conscious Pet Food Trends
COVID-19 has affected many industries in significant ways, including the pet industry. Pet ownership reached an all-time high throughout the pandemic as lockdowns forced people to spend most of their time confined at home. The outbreak has also accelerated a trend towards more health-conscious purchases for pet owners. A survey shows that they now apply their human wellness standards when shopping for their pet: reading labels closely, and seeking out products that match their pets’ specific dietary needs and the owner’s values. This more conscious approach to pet care brings about a major opportunity for the pet industry.