Carnivore Meat Company, leading manufacturer of freeze-dried and frozen raw pet foods, has been awarded a prestigious Pet Independent Innovation Award for its latest original raw cat food product. The newly-released Vital Cat Freeze-Dried Pork Mini Nibs Cat Food from the Vital Essentials brand has officially been named the 2021 Cat Frozen/Raw Product of the Year.
As the most tenured raw pet food manufacturer in the nation, Carnivore Meat Company has produced ultra premium 100% USA made pet foods and treats since its founding in 2012. The whole meat, vital organs and bones in raw pet food represent the most nutritious and natural diet possible for a pet carnivore, and Carnivore Meat Company’s Vital Essentials brand products are made from locally sourced proteins without any artificial ingredients or fillers. Presented to those who exemplify leadership and creativity, the Pet Independent Innovation awards celebrate the best of the pet industry across the globe. 2021 marks the third consecutive year that a Vital Essentials product has been granted the distinction, continuing Carnivore Meat Company’s tradition of pioneering high quality, natural pet food products.
Vital Essentials released a new protein–pork to it Vital Cat Freeze-Dried Cat Food line in April. This novel protein launched in both Mini Nibs and Dinner Patties to give cat parents more options for their picky or sensitive eaters. Pork is often suggested for cats with sensitive stomachs due to its easy digestibility and high nutritional content, and it now joins chicken, duck, rabbit and turkey as the fifth single source protein option available in the Vital Cat line.
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