We want to make pet food better for pets and the planet.
For 25 years we’ve been on a mission to do better. Better for pets and better for us all. From the ingredients we source to the people we choose to partner with, we’re working to create a world of sustainable goodness for pets and our planet.
We work hard to nurture the health of your pet with wholesome, premium ingredients and recipes crafted for whole body health. And we nurture the health of our planet through our investment in regenerative agriculture, planet-friendly packaging and sustainable operations. Everything we do results in a better product.
A bowl full of good.
Begun using rail to lower carbon emissions.
Begun sourcing regeneratively farmed grains and vegetables.
Partner with Greenfield Robotics who use technology to scale regenerative farming practices.
Responsibly Sourced Proteins
Introduce sustainable and ethical proteins into our recipes, like cage-free chicken and sustainably sourced Alaskan Salmon.
Launch our first plant-based kibble using upcycled brewer's yeast as a sustainable protein source.
Launch sustainable kibble line with packaging made with 40% post-consumer-recycled materials.
Expand Sustainable Product Lineup
Aggressively expanding portfolio to bring sustainable proteins and packaging to more products.
Kibble Refill Station
Launch the first ever sustainable bulk-buy pet food machine, reducing waste with eco-friendly reusable food safe bags.
We aim to have 50% of our plant ingredients sourced from regeneratively farmed crops by 2023.
Single Use Plastics
We are committing to reduce single use plastics by 80% in the next 8 years and began working to bring PCR materials across all products.
Committing to use proteins that are Sustainable & Humanely Raised when possible and exploring alternative proteins.
Sustainability is more than a box to check
We've been at it for a while and we're in it for the long haul. Our planet-friendly mantra is "progress over perfection" and we look forward to bringing you along as we strive to change the pet food category for good.
Good for pets and for the planet
Goodness for Pets
More Nutrients per cup
Ultra-nutritionally-dense recipes, with more nutrients and protein per cup than leading brands.
Made In Texas
We're proud to say we make our kibble in our own, state-of-the-art pet nutrition plant in Texas.
Our kibble contains a propriety blend of vitamins, antioxidants, Omega 3/6 fatty acids and probiotics, to support whole body health
Goodness for our planet
Leveraging 50% of available regeneratively farmed crops, nourishing the planet and your pets.
Leveraging sustainable and ethically sourced proteins across our entire Sustain line and many other products.
Bringing recycled materials across our pre-packaged products and launched the Kibble Refill Station.
Widely recognized as a founder of the modern organic movement, Rodale Institute has been a global leader in regenerative organic agriculture for over 70 years.
Global Animal Partnership
Its mission is to drive meaningful improvement of farm animal welfare through standards, their application and verification.
Pet Sustainability Coalition
PSC is dedicated to creating a more sustainable pet industry. With assessment tools, strategic support, accreditation and events.
Alliance of Therapy Dogs
ATD provides testing, certification, registration, support, and insurance for members who volunteer with dogs to visit hospitals, special needs centers, schools, nursing homes, and other facilities. Bringing smiles and joy to people, young and old alike.
Join the Canidae Crew
Check out our open jobs and apply online today
How Canidae’s farmers are changing the pet food game and minimizing their impact on our planet.
A World of Goodness
At Canidae, our mission is to set new standards for sustainability in the industry with responsibly sourced, sustainable ingredients and eco-friendly packaging.
The Great Sustain Expansion: More Choice, More Sustainability
We believe that a pet food brand can be good for pets and the planet, which is why we’re always exploring new ways to make our food, packaging and operations more planet-friendly.