The company began as one of the first petfood companies to produce products specifically for the veterinary market. In 2009, the company, which previously sold only private label brands, was able to produce its own brand when it acquired the Maple Lodge Farms petfood division, Nutram. The company has recently made investments in machines for the packaging of its products.
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.