Heavy Metals in Pet Food


The quality of our pet’s food is a growing concern. There aren’t sufficient guidelines in Canada yet. However, one thing is certain – heavy metals should NOT be in our pet’s food. There are many negative effects tied to this. Get the food tested to have complete peace-of-mind!

$200.00 $135.00

  • This is the time it takes for us to deliver your results. This starts once we receive your samples. Samples must be received before 3:30 pm PST to begin the turnaround time. Otherwise, TAT will begin on the next business day. For Same Day TAT, we must receive your samples before 10:30 am PST.

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    • 25 $
    • 50 $
    • 75 $
    • 100 $
    • 200 $

What it tests

We do a metals scan on your pet’s food. Metals Covered: 

Total Metals – Water
SM 3030 E (PREP) and SM 3125 B (ANALYSIS)
ICP/MS – DIGESTION
Aluminum
Antimony
Arsenic
Barium
Beryllium
Bismuth
Boron
Cadmium
Calcium
Chromium
Cobalt
Copper
Hardness (Calculation)
Iron
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
Manganese
Mercury
Molybdenum
Nickel
Phosphorus
Potassium
Selenium
Silver
Sodium
Strontium
Thallium
Tin
Titanium
Uranium
Vanadium
Zinc

What you get

Upon purchase of this test, you will receive:

  • Testing containers
  • Sampling guidelines
  • Test Results once a sample is returned to the lab – around 5 working days after receiving sample back at lab.
  • Return Shipping For Sample Back To Lab

Does not include sampling safety equipment as what is required depends on various circumstances. Please contact a local environmental consultant if you have questions or concerns about safely sampling. CARO provides testing services only, no sampling services.

How it works

Upon purchase of this test, you will receive the testing containers by mail.

Just send back the filled bottles to the lab and the report will be started as soon as possible. Every result will be started on the delivery of filled bottles back to the laboratory.

Internal rushes are possible if you make a custom enquiry via contact us or on the phone.

Does not include sampling safety equipment as what is required depends on various circumstances. Please contact a local environmental consultant if you have questions or concerns about safely sampling. CARO provides testing services only, no sampling services.