All of your Animal Product Needs in One Place

best-private-label-pet-food-mfgLocated in Burlington Vermont, we specialize in producing & packaging premium quality extruded products for dogs and cats. Our Product Development team is available to help you bring your new product ideas to market with an emphasis on safety & quality. We are pleased to offer low minimum order size requirements to facilitate the launch of new products for our customers.

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Green Mountain Animal, LLC is a complete one-stop shop for all your custom formulation needs for companion animal health products and treats. We are experts in innovative formulation and product quality with the ability to manufacture and source a wide variety of delivery options—including extruded chews, extruded sticks, tablets, capsules, powders, gels and liquids—for your unique product.

As a contract manufacturer of animal health products and treats, we pride ourselves on our commitment to quality and safety throughout the manufacturing process. Contact us today to learn how we can help you create your custom animal health product or treat.’

 

Why Work with Green Mountain Animal, LLC?

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  • Science-based company led by seasoned industry and technical experts
  • Custom formulations with low minimums and competitive prices
  • Private label manufacturing of innovative, consumer driven products
  • Core leadership in National Animal Supplement Council (NASC)
  • USA-based manufacturer
  • We keep our promises

Product Development

Our experienced product development team can assist you with formulating your custom products to make a product that dogs and cats will crave while working within your budget.

Samples

To ensure that your products meet your standards for flavor and texture, we will make small sample batches for you to review. We know your time is valuable so we pride ourselves on our ability to make samples quickly using our small laboratory equipment and our full size extruders.

Compliance

Dale Metz, CEO of Green Mountain Animal, is the Vice President and a founding member of the National Animal Supplement Council. With his 14 years of experience working with the FDA and Center for Veterinary Medicine, we can help you navigate the confusing world of regulatory compliance.

Palatability

Green Mountain Animal has relationships with many of the animal rescue groups in our area so we have an ample supply of taste-testers to give us feed back on our flavors. The best formula in the world will not do any good if the animals will not eat it!

Flexibility

We know that you have great ideas for your new products so our facilities allow for a variety of packaging options to suit your needs. Our equipment can handle small or large batch sizes so you do not have to make a major volume commit-ment when launching a new product.

Full Service

From formulation and ingredient sourcing to packaging and shipping, Green Mountain Animal does it all to provide you with a finished product that is ready to put on the store shelf.

 

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Category Archives: pet treats

Pet Treats Contract Manufacturing for Animal Products

Pet Treats Contract Manufacturing for Animal ProductsA quick look at the pet treats market can give any product developer or company with a new idea a lot of jobs. In the United States, the pet market sales for pet food itself is a $24.01 billion industry. Pet stores have an expected revenue in 2017 of over $215,575,000. And, there is no doubt that this industry is growing. A large component of the pet food industry is pet treats. Consumers are buying treats at a faster rate than they buy actual dog food. And, with such a large number of new products hitting the market on a regular basis, there is no doubt that today’s startup is looking for a way into this niche.

A good place to start is to find the right pet treats contract manufacturing company for animal products. Not all companies are the same and most cannot offer the same quality standards you need to compete in this industry.

What to Look for in a Pet Treat Manufacturer

Pet Treats Contract Manufacturing for Animal ProductsWith so much potential on the line and a great deal of competition, today’s companies must seek out the best animal product manufacturer for their pet treats. Many factors exist that should play a role in that decision. Consider these starting points, for example.

    • Ingredients matter. Perhaps one of the biggest changes in pet food and treats in the last few years is a move to nationally sourced ingredients made with the organic and all natural elements. In short, consumers want a better quality for their pets. The company should offer resources to help make that possible.
    • Standing out is essential. Work with your manufacturer to find a way to have your product stand out. It could be in the shape and size. It could be in the flavor profile, ingredients, or something else. Look for something that is going to help your product to stand out.
    • Keep costs low. The right manufacturer can also help a new company to make its newest product without the high costs associated with other food production. This is important in this competitive market where buyers are looking for affordability.

Pet Treats Contract Manufacturing for Animal ProductsFinding a pet treat contract manufacturer for animal products is a complex step in the process, but an important one. Take the time necessary to choose the right product for your specific needs. It can make all of the difference in the long term.