Powdered Cellulose Updated on: March 27th, 2019

Powdered Cellulose is the structural component of the primary cell wall of plants. You'll often find high levels of cellulose in pet food formulas marketed for specific issues such as weight control, diabetes and hairballs

why we feed

Powdered Cellulose is commonly added into inferior kibbles for structure. Although cellulose can be beneficial in vegetable form, powdered cellulose does provide any nutritional value for dogs.

how to feed

Powdered Cellulose is often produced as a low value byproduct of agriculture and is very cheap and convenient which is why manufacturers often use it as an ingredient.

Additional info

Powdered cellulose can also be produced as wood shavings or wood pulp.. yuck! Who would want that in their pup's food?