How to choose sustainable pet food

November 30, 2023 | Logan Simmons
As pet owners, we can make informed choices to reduce our pets' environmental impact by opting for s

As pet owners, we can make informed choices to reduce our pets’ environmental impact by opting for sustainable pet food options:

  1. Sustainable Protein Sources: Prioritize food with proteins from lower-impact sources like poultry, plant-based alternatives, or insect protein.
  2. Upcycled Ingredients: Embrace food that utilizes byproducts or waste from food production, reducing overall environmental impact.
  3. Recycled or Recyclable Packaging: Choose brands that use recycled materials for packaging or opt for those with recyclable packaging.
  4. Locally Sourced Ingredients: Support brands that source ingredients locally, reducing transportation emissions.
  5. Transparent Sourcing: Seek out brands that provide transparency regarding their sourcing practices and sustainability efforts.
  6. Minimize Wet Food: Wet food production has a higher environmental footprint. Consider dry food or wet food with sustainable packaging.
  7. Support Sustainable Brands: Research and support brands committed to sustainable practices throughout their supply chain.

By making conscious choices, we can ensure our pets enjoy nutritious food while minimizing our environmental footprint.  Learn about PURELUXE’s sustainability at pureluxepetfood.com.