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PORTLAND, Ore. (November 19, 2020) – Portland Pet Food Company (PPFC), a manufacturer of human-grade meals and treats for dogs, has been recognized by Pet Independent Innovation Awards in the category of Wet Dog Food Product of the Year for its Wally’s Salmon N’ Rice Homestyle Dog Meal. Pet Independent Innovation Awards received over 2,000 nominations this year from companies around the world.
“We’re thrilled to be recognized alongside other innovative companies in the pet industry,” said founder Katie McCarron. “We’re especially excited that Wally’s was selected as this year’s wet dog food product of the year, as it was just launched in May and is a great representation of our company’s values: sustainably, wild-caught salmon caught locally from the Northwest.”
Wally’s Salmon N’ Rice Homestyle Dog Meal is a grain- and gluten-free product that consists of 10 simple ingredients: salmon, carrots, peas, brown rice, spinach, eggs, vegetable oil, potato flour, eggshells and sea salt. It is intended to be used as a kibble topper, mixer or rotational meal. Like all of PPFC’s products, the ingredients are sourced exclusively from partners in the U.S. and are free from any preservatives, additives or meat by-products.
The mission of the Pet Independent Innovation Awards is to honor innovation and recognize the excellence, hard work and success in a range of pet care industry categories. Winners are selected by senior-level marketing and pet industry professionals.
To learn more about the awards or to see the full list of winners, visit: https://petinnovationawards.com/.
About Portland Pet Food Company
Portland Pet Food Company (PPFC) is a family-owned manufacturer based in Portland, Oregon that makes human-grade dog meals and treats with ingredients sourced and made exclusively in the U.S. Its mission is to provide pets with the same quality food that their humans eat. Each product contains 11 ingredients or fewer and is free of any preservatives or artificial ingredients. PPFC, certified with the Women's Business Enterprise National Council, was founded in 2014 after Katie McCarron, founder and “Top Dog,” discovered the health benefits of home cooked meals for pets through personal experience with her aging dog, Rosie. Today, PPFC helps dogs in the U.S., Canada and Japan thrive with the same nutritious meals and treats that were formulated in Katie’s kitchen for Rosie. https://portlandpetfoodcompany.com/