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This National Pet Day,Take Three Easy Steps to Give Your Dog It’s Best Life.

Posted by Kathleen McCarron on

We all appreciate our dogs as our companions, secret keepers and adventure partners. Whether they’re a Chihuahua or a great dane, your pup fills you with love every time they snuggle up on your lap or look up at you with puppy-dog eyes. So this National Pet Day, consider the ways you let your dog know that you love them back. Know what’s in their food, where it comes from and what nutrition they’re receiving. You make an effort to eat healthy. You try your best to buy local, natural food. And you eat a variety of foods to get...

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Portland Pet Food Company joins health food trade mission to Canada to promote human-grade all-natural pet food

Posted by Kathleen McCarron on

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT:     Claudia JohnsonPortland Pet Food Company503-799-2220info@portlandpetfoodcompany.com Company to showcase high-quality, sustainable and locally-sourced foods for health-conscious dog parents; launches recyclable shelf-stable packaging Portland, Oregon (April 3, 2017)—Portland Pet Food Company this week joins a western United States trade delegation to Canada to promote all natural products and health foods at the Canada Health Food Association Expo (CHFA) April 8 and 9 in Vancouver B.C. The growing Oregon pet food company joins the Oregon Department of Agriculture and the nonprofit Western United States Agricultural Trade Association (WUSATA) to connect agribusiness and natural products like Portland Pet...

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This National Beer Day, We Raise a Glass to Our Brewery Partners.

Posted by Kathleen McCarron on

Portland Pet Food Company wouldn't be where we are today without our brewery partners, who allow us to create our sustainable, local and natural brew biscuits.  Brew biscuits don’t include any alcohol, but feature spent grain from local partners. After the liquid sugars, proteins and nutrients have been extracted through the mashing process, spent grain is what’s left of malt. Spent grain can account for 85% of a brewery’s total by-product and lead to major waste when disposed of improperly. You can compost spent grain or give it to farms as feed. The versatile material can also be dried and...

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Portland Pet Food Company Releases Recyclable Packaging for Natural, Shelf Stable Dog Meals

Posted by Kathleen McCarron on

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Claudia Johnson +1 (503) 799-2220claudia@claudiajohnson.com Portland, Ore.-- March 16, 2017-- The first to innovate all-natural human-grade pet food, Portland Pet Food Company announces new shelf-stable sustainable packaging for its popular dog meals—all with no preservatives or additives. The recyclable stand-up pouch is BPA-free and houses what some food science experts are calling a pet food industry ‘game-changer.’ Portland Pet Food Company products are now available in unique sustainable and portable packaging: BPA Free—canned Pet Food cannot claim same Microwavable, with cool grips on the sides for safe handling Shelf-stable with a shelf life of 2 years Smaller environmental...

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From Picky Eater to Top Dog: The Portland Pet Food Company Story

Posted by Molly Smithson on

When Kate McCarron’s standard poodle Rosie began to age, she noticed that her appetite for average dog food dropped off. As Rosie lost weight and her spark, Kate knew that she needed to make a change in Rosie’s diet.“I began experimenting with homemade dog food recipes I found online,” McCarron said. “I wanted to use all natural ingredients, and also create variety in what Rosie was eating.”Emboldened by the new food, Rosie regained pounds, her shiny coat and a pep in her step.  Kate realized that many pet owners struggled with dry food fatigue and began to create meal toppers...

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