Pet Food Ingredients

A safe and reliable ingredient supply

We offer customized solutions based on our customers’ requirements, including access to a wide range of high nutritional value proteins. Our 30+ years of end-to-end experience in the pet food market give us expert insight into the best ways to source, move and handle these ingredients. Plus, our indirect, wholly owned and independently operated subsidiary, Petsource, provides comprehensive freeze-dried pet food manufacturing capabilities for ultimate quality control.

The Scoular difference:

High standards

We work directly with suppliers to ensure ingredient production meets regulatory requirements, as well as our own quality standards. Our innovative products and practices allow us to secure, trace and verify the entire supply chain for many of our products.

Sustainable options

We do our part to offer ingredients sourced sustainably and ethically, including fishmeal certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) and Marin Trust.


We follow the Food Safety Modernization Act guidelines closely along with global and national food safety board regulations to ensure our customers are getting products that represent them well in the market.

Reliable supply

With direct access to nutritious ingredients, like the frozen fish and fishmeal processed at Scoular-owned facilities, we're better able to source, move and handle ingredients for a reliable supply.

On-trend offerings

We help you tell your brand story. As more pet owners look for ways to diversify their pets' diets with on-trend ingredients, our diverse portfolio and vast expertise can help you find the right ingredients to reinforce your claims.

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End-to-end supply chain solutions

Product development

Our in-house experts can help develop recipes that meet our customers' nutritional requirements and goals.


Our deep relationships and owned processing facilities enable us to play a role in the entire process, from supplying raw ingredients to ensuring quality.


We use our longstanding industry knowledge to help ingredient suppliers reach more markets.

Storage and transportation

Using our mastery of logistics and best-in-class facilities, we responsibly store and transport our customers' ingredients in any quantity and packaging.

Food safety and quality

We verify the supply chain to make sure the qualifications of the supplier meet the standards of the pet food industry.


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Barley protein ingredient

Emerge is an exclusive product that supports sustainable aquaculture practices and clean pet food formulations. It’s the only innovative, barley-based protein concentrate and is environmentally friendly, traceable and non-GMO.

Custom marine protein solutions

Encompass is our global fishmeal business that identifies custom marine protein solutions based on your unique product specifications. Through our expansive supply network, we can source more than 15 different species from over 40 countries and regions all year long.

Petsource is an indirect, wholly owned, and independently operated pet food manufacturing subsidiary that manages product development, procurement expertise, raw meat processing, freeze-drying and packaging. By combining all the steps of the freeze-drying process under one roof, Petsource provides value as a turnkey contract manufacturing partner. We’re able to offer custom solutions and reliable supply that meet our high standards of safety and quality.

Contact us to learn more about Petsource by Scoular.

Customer story

Expanding protein options with high nutritional value by providing a trusted source for salmon meal

When pet food customers came to us looking for fresh, quality and highly nutritional salmon products, we pioneered bringing naturally preserved salmon meal to the U.S. pet food market. Now, salmon meal is considered one of the most recognized premium fishmeal products in the industry.

Scoular continues to leverage our partnerships and global portfolios to bring added value, recognizable ingredients, and new premium products to pet food labels. Through our supply chain management abilities, we’ve delivered a reliable supply of salmon meal to pet food customers for over 25 years.