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The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA), Aviation House, 125 Kingsway, London, WC2B 6NH


PFMA Training Webinar Series

PFMA Training Webinar Series: Pet Food & Nutrition

Delivered by top UK pet food industry experts - 14-23 July 2020 online

We have transformed our highly successful two-day residential PFMA Pet Food and Nutrition Course into a series of online webinars to enable us to deliver quality training to a wide range of pet professionals. 



Course content

  • Pet nutrition (canine, feline, small mammals inc. rabbits, pet birds and pet fish)
  • Manufacturing safe pet food (dry, wet, raw and complementary products)
  • Pet food Legislation (Animal by-products, additives and feed materials)
  • Product labelling and marketing regulations


Please click here to see the Full Programme


Delivery and practical aspects

  • Live presentations via Zoom
  • Delivered over 5 half-days, across two weeks
  • Live Q&A sessions at the end of each day/session
  • Polls and quizzes to engage the audience
  • Learning material available to download
  • Digital Certificate of Attendance on completion
  • CPD certified by CPD UK (approximately 13 hours of CPD)


Target Audience: Pet Professionals

  • PFMA Members (List of pet food manufacturers that are members of the PFMA can be found here)
  • Professionals working in pet food, animal feed or premix sectors
  • Animal nutritionists
  • Veterinary professionals
  • Pet food retailers, pet shop staff and grocery sector
  • Pet welfare and re-homing centre staff
  • Other pet professionals



List of speakers

  • Dr John Lowe – Consultant Nutritionist at Tuttons Hill Nutrition
  • Dr Christine Huggett - Founder & Director of The Pet Food Consultant
  • Dr Tariq Abou-Zahr MRCVS - Service Lead: Avian & Exotic Animal Service at Valley Vets
  • Dr Donna Snellgrove – Specialist in Fish Nutrition and Physiology and Research Scientist at MARS Inc
  • Alana Harvey-White – PFMA Chair of Additives and Undesirable Substances Committee
  • Neil Leach – Animal By-Products (ABP) Consultant and former DEFRA Policy Advisor
  • Philip Wells – Manufacturing expert and Senior Business Manager at Dechra Nutrition
  • Lana Morgan – PFMA Head of Regulatory Affairs 
  • Michael Bellingham – PFMA Chief Executive


Registration to attend, Prices & Discounts

We are pleased to offer special offers to PFMA members, veterinary professionals, pet welfare charities and a group booking discount. Please click here to see all options and discounts. 

Registration and payments can be done via the following Eventbrite links. Please note 20% VAT (for UK residents) and a booking fee will be added at checkout.

Book the FULL Webinar Series (five half-days from 14 to 23 July 2020) 

Book the Nutrition Webinars only (two half-days on 14 & 15 July 2020) 

Book the Pet Food Legislation, Labelling and Manufacturing webinars only (three half-days from 21 to 23 July 2020) 



Thinking of becoming a member? Please check the eligibility criteria and our membership benefits. PFMA membership fees starts from £525 per year. Apply for membership and enjoy 50% discount on our Pet Food and Nutrition Course, along with a host of other benefits.


Contact us

If you have any questions please contact Laura Waters (PFMA Membership and Events Manager) on



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