As the brightest star in the earth’s sky, and known in ancient cultures as ‘heavenly wolf’, the Dog Star represents steadfastness of purpose, symbolizing our commitment to food innovation and earning the trust of Pet Lovers everywhere.
Purpose-built from the ground up, our state-of-the-art Kentucky DogStar Kitchen dramatically enhances our Fresh Regional Ingredient and Biologically Appropriate capabilities, demonstrating our passion for innovation and leadership at every level.
Situated on 85 acres of farmland in Kentucky and designed to make the best and safest dog and cat foods on earth, our DogStar Kitchen utilizes track-and-trace capabilities to follow and record ingredients throughout the kitchen at every location of use, storing the information in a two-dimensional package code which can be traced back to an individual supplier.
And to Pet Lovers who celebrate authenticity, our DogStar Kitchen will prepare ACANA and ORIJEN exclusively; no other brands, no private labels.
We wouldn’t have it any other way. We believe you wouldn’t either.
Purpose-built from the ground up to advance our Biologically Appropriate, Fresh Regional Ingredient, and Never Outsourced mission, our DogStar Kitchen is dedicated to Pet Lovers – and their pets – everywhere. Six principles guided our two-year state-of-the-art DogStar Kitchen build: