We believe we can make truly good food for our pets, while being a force for good. We never stop pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. And while we know we’re not perfect, we do all we can to lessen our environmental impact while giving pets the freshest, healthiest food.
use the latest technology including LED lighting, highly efficient compressors, and non ozone depleting refrigerant.
of renewable electricity purchased in 2020.
This reduces our carbon footprint and supports a more sustainable electric grid.
We strongly support local farmers whose labor and environmental practices align with ours. That’s why more than half our ingredients come from within 200 miles of our kitchens. Local sourcing also helps contribute to the well-being of our local communities—and uses less transportation. All in all, what’s good for our neighbors is good for our world, too.
of our ingredients are sourced from North America
In 2020, Freshpet worked with US farmers to supply over 6 million lbs of chicken and turkey that is Animal Welfare Certified by the Global Animal Partnership to be cage free and raised without antibiotics.
In addition to providing our birds a happier life, this commitment helps limit the rise of antibiotic resistant bacteria.
Freshpet’s packaging is strong, light, and efficient. We use between 2–10g of packaging per 30lb dog.
Wet food competitors use between 80–120g of packaging per 30lb dog.
Typical wet food cans and plastic tubs require much more material to provide the same nutrition.