April 12, 2016
Call this Pet Nutrition code: PET FAMILY.
Definition: Pet depicted as friends and family members, treated as a cherished equal.
Notes on this code: Language expressing love for a family member or best friend. Imagery depicting pets in human contexts, sharing their owner’s lives in meaningful ways. (Not just playing, say.)
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