Rachael Ray Nutrish Pawsta™ Questions

  • What % of Pawsta™ is beef?
    Pawsta contains 10% beef.
  • Does Pawsta™ contain artificial colors?
    Pawsta's color comes from the natural ingredients that are used – and also titanium dioxide – a common ingredient which is used in many human-food products, such as bread, yogurt, and sweets; it's very safe for your dog to consume. As always, at Ainsworth Pet Nutrition®, our commitment to safety surpasses anyone in the marketplace today. We go well beyond historic "feed plant" standards and continuously strive to make sure that we are leading the industry in providing the level of food quality that our beloved pets deserve.
  • What is titanium dioxide? Is it safe?
    Titanium dioxide is a common additive, which adds color, and is used in many human-food products, such as bread, yogurt, and sweets. It is safe for your dog to consume. As always, at Ainsworth Pet Nutrition®, our commitment to safety surpasses anyone in the marketplace today. We go well beyond historic "feed plant" standards and continuously strive to make sure that we are leading the industry in providing the level of food quality that our beloved pets deserve.
  • Are any ingredients from Pawsta™ sourced from China?
    No.
  • Can I give Pawsta™ to my toy breed?
    Yes, but we recommend breaking into smaller pieces for toy breeds. As always, please watch your dog to ensure Pawsta™ are thoroughly chewed before swallowing.
  • Are Pawsta™ appropriate for dogs of all sizes?
    Yes, but we recommend breaking into smaller pieces for smaller dogs. As always, please watch your dog to ensure Pawsta™ are thoroughly chewed before swallowing.
  • Can I give Pawsta™ to my puppy?
    Yes, but we recommend breaking into smaller pieces for smaller dogs or puppies. Always please watch your dog to ensure Pawsta™ are thoroughly chewed before swallowing.
  • Are Pawsta™ gluten free?
    No. Pawsta™ contains a few gluten-containing ingredients – rye, pearled barley, and oatmeal.
  • Can I give Pawsta™ to my dog unattended?
    We recommend always watching your dog to ensure Pawsta™ are thoroughly chewed before swallowing.
  • Are Pawsta™ safe to feed every day?
    Yes, as a treat, when accompanied by an AAFCO-approved full-feeding diet.
  • How do I know Pawsta™ are safe?
    At Ainsworth Pet Nutrition®, food safety is a priority. We go well beyond historic ‘feed plant' standards and continuously strive to make sure that we are leading the industry in providing the level of food quality that our beloved pets deserve.