Pet Food Manufacturers

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Your partner for premium ingredients

Pets are family; and just like people, they deserve high-quality food that’s nutritional and delicious. We have more than 30 years of experience and expertise providing pet food manufacturers with the food-grade ingredients pets (and owners) love. Enjoy a wide range of global ingredients, just-in-time ingredient sourcing, start-to-finish traceability and sustainable clean label solutions. Plus, we have a warehouse structure in place to ensure consistent sourcing of seasonal ingredients.


Breadth of ingredients

We have an expansive portfolio of interchangeable proteins, including many niche ingredients, so you have the right choices for your label.

Operational excellence

We have established processes and teams that know how to get things done the way you prefer. From just-in-time deliveries to thoughtful ingredient sourcing, we're here for you.

Collaborative partnership

We're always open to developing new solutions for you, including helping you coordinate direct ordering. Our facilities have countless ways to meet your needs.

High standards and secure solutions

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

Barley protein ingredient

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

Petsource is a leading contract manufacturing partner for clean-label, minimally processed freeze-dried pet foods, treats and toppers. Offering custom solutions and an end-to-end process, Petsource provides access to product development, commercialization, raw meat processing and custom ingredient blends, forming and dicing, freeze-drying, and bulk and retail packaging under one roof.


Petsource enables custom, high-quality freeze-dried pet food ingredient solutions

When we noticed that demand for high-quality freeze-dried proteins was growing, we didn’t just source a reliable solution; we built one from the ground up.

Petsource works with the best pet food brands in the industry, partnering on custom formulations to off-the-shelf freeze-dried recipes, all from our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Seward, Nebraska. The human food-grade facility maintains a number of safety and quality certifications and provides an unmatched manufacturing process that delivers high-protein, minimally processed and clean label pet food—consistently and on time. 

By continuing to invest in Petsource, we’re able to bring efficient, innovative solutions to the market, provide jobs and support the pet food manufacturing industry like never before.

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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.