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Trends and Products: American Pride

Julia Rivera//March 1, 2023//

Pug on the background of the American flag. Beautiful beige puppy pug on the background of the American flag on Independence Day.

Trends and Products: American Pride

Julia Rivera //March 1, 2023//

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Consumers continue to gravitate to pet products that describe themselves as being made in the United States. Customers take pride in purchasing products emblazoned with the red, white and blue of the American flag. They also expect food, treats and toys that are U.S.-sourced and American-made to meet their high standards of quality and safety. And pet foods that can include the exact state that was the source of its ingredients garner bonus points with consumers who are seeking that level of specificity. 



Table Scraps   

Table Scraps is an exciting new line of dual-branded dog treats that bring the Magic of Disney to pups of all shapes and sizes. The line, which is made in the U.S., includes eight different “clean- label” recipes that feature beloved Disney characters such as Pluto, Stich, Winnie the Pooh, Baloo the bear and more. You can choose from recipes that include USDA-certified organic varieties, Marine Stewardship Council certified salmon bites, upcycled ingredients and 100 percent plant-based jerky treats. 


Wag More Bark Less BBQ Gourmet Jerky  

Wag More Bark Less BBQ Gourmet Jerky treats are baked in the U.S. with real delicious meat — chicken, beef or turkey — as the No. 1 ingredient. Additionally, each recipe contains simple, natural ingredients like tomatoes, honey, lemon juice or turmeric to give it a savory BBQ taste and aroma that dogs find irresistible, as well as its own distinctive regional flair. These treats are baked “homestyle” in small batches with minimal processing, the treats contain no grains, added glutens, corn, wheat, soy, animal by-products or artificial colors and flavors. 



Hickory Smoked Doggie Chicken Stix 

Kennelmaster Foods is adding Hickory Smoked Doggie Chicken Stix, to its popular line of Chip’s Naturals products. Chicken Stix are made with chicken tenderloin and natural hickory smoke flavoring. These all-natural USA-made, breakable, crunchy, dehydrated treats are fast becoming a popular choice within the Chip’s Naturals product line. 




SodaPup is a veteran-owned business that specializes in American-made dog toys and enrichment products for power chewers. Based in Colorado, SodaPup makes several collections of dog toys including the USA-K9 collection which is inspired by military objects and fireworks including grenades, firecrackers and cherry bombs. All chew toys come with a 30-day replacement guarantee. 



Project Hive Pet Company 

This line of made in the U.S.A. dog toys and treats is from Project Hive Pet Company, a Minneapolis-based public benefit company with a mission to save the bees. Its interactive toys and treats work together to provide a fun, engaging experience for dogs. Give your customers the power to purchase with a purpose. 


LUXE Leather Collars 

Leather Brothers has over 44 years of experience manufacturing pet products. With its skilled workforce, the brand provides a top-notch quality product that you can count on.  One of its most popular lines, LUXE leather, is made with genuine supple leather and longlasting, durable hardware. Proudly made in the U.S.A., the line features 10 vibrant color options. 



Wolf Spring Canine Water 

Wolf Spring’s first functional dog beverage is crafted to provide beneficial nutrients to dogs throughout every life stage. Made in the U.S.A., this all-natural, plant-based (non-GMO), grain-free beverage has a coconut and natural spring water base. Formulas are designed to effectively hydrate dogs, using electrolytes, while providing dogs with essential nutrients. Teaming up with veterinarians and dog nutritionists, there are four different all-natural formulas: Adult, Senior, Puppy and Weight-Management. 


Nature’s Own Pet Chews 

For almost three decades, Best Buy Bones, a family-owned and operated company from the heartland of America, has been making natural dog treats and chews. The company’s line of Nature’s Own Pet Chews premium treats and chews is made in the U.S.A with no artificial additives, chemicals or preservatives. Manufactured under strict supervision to maintain consistent quality and safety. 


Jones Chuck Roast Bone 

The Chuck Roast Bone begins with a beef shoulder bone dipped in natural liquid smoke and then slowly roasted to perfection. This bone contains lots of extra delicious meaty pieces and cartilage making this a great low-fat, chewing treat. Sold as a two-pack, this is a great treat for any size dog or chewing type. 


4 Paws Jerky 

4 Paws Butcher Shop makes high-protein, low-fat, single-ingredient jerkies that contain human-grade proteins. These single-ingredient jerkies are sourced from U.S. farm-raised meat and are manufactured in the United States. 



Duckyword Cat Toys 

All Yeowww! Catnip products are made in the United States. And as with all Yeowww! Catnip products, the Sun, Moon & Stars are made of durable cotton twill and filled with our special 100 percent organically grown catnip—no fillers and no chemicals. It’s a combination sure to send even the most pampered cats into orbits of delight and keep them entertained for hours. 


Stewart Pro-Treats 

Made with USDA-certified ingredients, Stewart Pet’s line of food and treats are loaded with protein. The brand understands the importance of protein in a pet’s diet, and that’s why it has created its Pro-Treat Freeze-Dried Treats containing 100 percent pure meat. These treats are available in seven different varieties, including Chicken, Wild Salmon, Beef Liver and more. 



PureBites Freeze-Dried Treats 

All PureBites dog treats are made with only one, two or three ingredients. PureBites are 100 percent pure, natural and grain-free. These freeze-dried treats are made with human-grade ingredients for the taste dogs and cats crave. PureBites Freeze-Dried Treats are sourced and made in the U.S.A. 



Hound & Gatos  

Introducing natural dry food for dogs and cats. Featuring real poultry, meat or fish as the No. 1 ingredient, these recipes are packed with a spectrum of healthy superfoods, like blueberries, cranberries and dandelion greens. The result is a great-tasting, limited-ingredient diet that’s made in the U.S.A. and pea, chickpea, lentil and white potato free. Three grain-free and two ancient-grain varieties are available for dogs, as well as three grain-free options for cats. 



Bearnola Bites 

Bearnola Bites are everything they’re baked up to be, and perfectly sized for training or just for fun. They’re crafted with real oats, honey and vanilla right here in the U.S.A. Made without soy, corn, artificial flavors or preservatives, each crunchy cluster is bursting with irresistible aroma and taste. Available in 8-ounce packages and four delightful flavors: Blueberry Pie, Cranberry Cobbler, P.B. & Honey and Pumpkin Spice. 



Python Products 

Python Products, including the Python HOOK, are all proudly constructed using only the highest-quality American-made materials. The HOOK is a helping hand that attaches to Python’s No Spill Clean and Fill for easy and effortless tank refilling. Python products are free of BPA, arsenic and lead. 



Zogoflex Rumpus 

West Paw is challenging canine chewers with its Zogoflex toys. The fourth member of the line is Rumpus, a simple but extra-durable chew toy with three lobes to make it rock and roll, keeping dogs engaged. Like all of West Paw’s Zogoflex toys, Rumpus is made in the U.S.A. and is BPA- and phthalate-free, FDA compliant (meaning it’s safe to eat off), non-toxic, latex-free, floatable, dishwasher-safe and 100 percent recyclable. 



USA Bully Sticks 

Natural Cravings USA Bully Sticks are the thickest in the country. They are dense and long-lasting chews that are single-ingredient, unbleached with no added chemicals or preservatives. They are pure beef muscle making them the perfect chew to aid in your dog’s dental health, they are 100 percent digestible and perfect for power chewers. They range in size from five inches to 12 inches, and thickness from Steer Sticks, Monsters, Super Monsters to Big Daddy’s. 



Vetericyn ALL-IN 

Manufactured in the U.S. with natural ingredients, ALL-IN uses a one-of-a-kind, protein-based absorption technology to ensure the clinically proven, patented ingredients are absorbed. ALL-IN supports digestive, bone and joint, cellular, mental, cardio-vascular and immune health. Available in puppy, adult and senior life-stage formulas.