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Mission Statement:

Association for Truth in Pet Food’s mission, in partnership with, is to change the future of pet food. We have a vision of honestly labeled pet foods, proper enforcement of law, and accountability for those that ignore or violate law (be that manufacturers or regulatory authorities).  We see a future where consumers can trust their pet’s food as they do their own food. We will battle any foe that ignores the best interests of our pets. We battle for our pets.

This association is solely supported by pet food consumers. And we need your on-going support.


Representing the consumer voice with pet food regulatory authorities.  The Food and Drug Association, the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) are the main objectives to have a consumer voice with. AAFCO hosts two meetings a year where pet food ingredient definitions and pet food regulations are developed. To learn more about AAFCO, Click Here.

Recognized as an official stakeholder organization, ATPF is provided ‘advisory position’ on the AAFCO Pet Food Committee and the AAFCO Ingredient Definitions Committee. Being recognized and accepted as a voice of consumers at AAFCO was not an easy path, Click Here to read a recent challenge presented by AAFCO. And Click Here to read how we resolved AAFCO’s challenge to consumers.

ATPF sends two advocates to each AAFCO meeting, 2 meetings a year. Just to attend AAFCO meetings, we need to raise $6,000.00 a year in membership dues.

Join us today!

Membership is only $10.00 per year. You choose your membership price ($10.00 per year minimum). Your membership contribution is for one year and will not automatically renew. You will receive an email reminder to renew your membership next year.

Much of the work we do is public information and published on or on non-secured pages here. The ‘other’ work we do is for members only – and is published on the secured pages of this website. (No secure content can be shared. Sorry, ‘they’ are constantly watching us and we have to keep some secrets secret.)

With your help, Association for Truth in Pet Food will become a powerful voice for the pet food consumer. Become a member of Association for Truth in Pet Food today. And please other pet food consumers to join! Send them the link to this page.

BUT – and this is important – This Association is ONLY for pet food consumers.

Representatives of pet food manufacturing, pet food ingredient manufacturing, or their respective trade associations, and regulatory representatives are not permitted to become a member of this association and/or permitted to view any protected content (for members only) on this website. No individual can join on behalf of the previously mentioned or view any protected content on behalf of the previously mentioned groups. No individual can share information from this website with any of the previously mentioned groups. Violations of this policy will be fully prosecuted.


Use the drop down option/menu below to select membership price (all are one year membership). Then click ‘Add to Cart’. A new page will open with details of your purchase. You can checkout through PayPal (payment processor) or checkout through credit or debit card (join without a PayPal account). After purchase you will receive a follow up email with a link to register your Username and Password (to view secure pages within ATPF). If you do not receive the follow up email, please use the ‘Contact Us’ link in the menu and let us know.

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Monthly Support

Many of you have asked for a hassle free means of providing ongoing support for our advocacy work. The option below provides that. Select from any price option below and the monthly support will be sent to us. You can cancel at any time.

Please Note:  Payment is processed through PayPal – but you do not need a PayPal account.  On the payment page, click on the link “Don’t have a PayPal Account” to process payment via debit or credit card.  PAYPAL*ASSOCIATION shows on your bank statement.

Contributions by Mail

If you prefer to contribute by check, please mail a contribution payable to “ATIP” to the following address:

The Association for Truth in Pet Food
1208 Georgetown Drive
Safety Harbor, Florida 34695

Please send any questions to <Susan at AssociationforTruthinPetFood dot com>