January 2019

PFMA Animal Welfare Framework launched, highlighting animal welfare as a core pillar underpinning PFMA work.

February 2019

PFMA Pet Food & Nutrition courses launched with two sell-out events in 2019 – attended by 60 PFMA members.

June 2019

PFMA recruited Laura Waters our new Membership & Events Manager. Our first position dedicated to membership. PFMA launched the 3rd edition of the obesity report: ‘Pet Obesity: Ten Years On (2009-2019)’ at the House of Commons with 25 MPs signing our pledge board....

September 2019

Sarah qualified with a MSc degree in Animal Nutrition, from University of Nottingham. Introduced new factsheets on ‘Dental health for dogs’, ‘Feeding for behavioural enrichment’ and ‘Choking hazards’.

October 2019

PFMA organised Webinar preparing members for a No-Deal EU Exit with guest speakers from Defra, FSA and the Port Authorities. PFMA re-established the Environment Committee. PFMA strengthened its LinkedIn presence.

November 2019

Ongoing relevance to the media with over 300 PFMA media mentions in 2019, reaching an audience of 27,551,000. 21 articles written for the trade press and 160 pieces of expert comment across national, regional and trade press.  New educational posters launched:...