Feed Safety and Pet Food

​If you are producing dog or cat pet treats or food containing raw or cooked meat in Oregon you need a license from the ODA Food Safety Program​​.

The Feed Safety Program manages specialty pet foods and animal feeds.

Product registration required

Product registration not required

  • Oregon-made cat and dog foods or treats that do not contain meat and that make no health claims.
  • Pet food or treats made outside of Oregon not making health claims.


AAFCO Pet Food Labeling Guide

Business of pet food labeling requirements

AAFCO Talks Pet Food

AAFCO Talks Pet Food website

Feed Distributor or Manufacturer License & Feed Product Registration

Feed product registration form

Meat Law: Labeling and inspection of meat and meat food products

Labeling and Inspection of Meat and Meat Food Products

Meat Law: Meat Sellers and Slaughterers

ORS Chapter 603: Meat Sellers and Slaughterers

Pet Food and Treat Business Information from AAFCO

Business of pet food

Vet Product Registration Application

Vet Product Registration Application

What you need to know about manufacturing and labeling pet food and treats

Labeling pet food and treats




Richard Ten Eyck
Feeds Safety Specialist
635 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-986-4691
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