Pet Foods and Pet Supplements are defined foods that dogs and cats eat, such as snacks, gums, supplements, and mineral water, in addition to general nutritional foods and general foods, and are not veterinary drugs. These are products that contain dry pet foods, canned pet foods, and vacuum-packed pet foods. However, it is not limited to these. Products manufactured overseas are also eligible.
In Japan, the manufacturing method, labeling, ingredient standards, etc. of pet foods and pet supplements are regulated by the Act on Ensuring the Safety of Feeds for Pet Cancer Animals. Manufacturing standards, labeling standards, and ingredient standards for safe pet foods and pet supplements have been established, and the manufacture, import, or sale of pet foods and pet supplements that do not meet the standards is prohibited. In this policy, we mainly target compliance with pet food and pet supplement ingredient standards, and pet food and pet supplement importers or manufacturers submitting business notifications.
Amazon requires you to provide the following documentations when listing pet food and pet supplement.
・Questions or documents submission about pet food and pet supplement regulations :firstname.lastname@example.org
Amazon presents these materials for general information. If you have any questions regarding these laws and regulations, please contact your legal representative.
We require that the laboratory designated by the Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare (registered inspection agency) or currently holds an ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. The test results must be from a laboratory that is well-suited for testing and measurement.
The CoA must contain test results that each substance specified in the safety standards for pet foods and pet supplements is below the standard values.
Directly or via the business partner, please check whether the pet food and pet supplement manufactures and importers has submitted a business notification, and submit a copy of the business notification obtained by the manufactures and importers.
It is basically unnecessary. If you list multiple products, not all products will be suspended. However, if you have listed very similar items, but only some of them are listed in the email, please kindly reply with the content containing that information.