Once upon a time, pet food ingredients were often found to be questionable at best. But times have changed—not in small part due to brands like Blue Buffalo. Guided by a desire to treat our furry friends like official members of the family, this pioneer of natural pet food continues to deliver only the finest dog and cat eats. But the brand’s dedication to bettering the lives of animals everywhere doesn’t stop there. Blue Buffalo has also partnered with a variety of pet-focused organizations, including those that work to tackle dog and cat cancer or find homes for animals in need of adoption. If you share a passion for pets, read on to see how Blue Buffalo is making a difference one doggy treat at a time.
The History of Blue Buffalo
The origins of Blue Buffalo began back in 1993 when Bill and Jackie Bishop got a large breed airedale they named “Blue.” Blue soon became a beloved member of the family. At the age of seven, the Bishops learned that Blue had cancer. The diagnosis prompted the family to look at pet health more seriously, especially proper nutrition. It wasn’t long before the family was inspired to create a premium pet food, made with only the best natural ingredients possible. The Bishops even worked with a holistic veterinarian and animal nutritionist on some of the recipes. Blue sadly passed when the Bishop’s new company was just in its infancy, but Blue Buffalo has since gone on to emerge as a leader in the natural pet food industry.
Blue Buffalo Company Mission
At the core of the Blue Buffalo mission is the belief that pets are members of the family. The brand’s goal is to create the healthiest pet foods possible. After all, a healthier dog or cat is a happier pet, and that makes for happier pet parents.
Benefits of Blue Buffalo
Blue Buffalo sources the finest natural ingredients to provide your pets with holistic nutrition. The brand firmly believes that dogs and cats require a balanced diet that is a combination of six nutrient classes to meet their daily needs for energy, growth, and overall well-being:
Not only does Blue Buffalo use high-quality proteins such as deboned chicken, lamb, or fish, healthy fats, wholesome fruits, and vegetables, but its exclusive LifeSource Bits deliver a precise blend of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants selected by holistic veterinarians and animal nutritionists.
In addition to focusing on quality ingredients, Blue Buffalo also works to avoid the following:
- Artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives
- Poultry by-product meals
Top Blue Buffalo Products
Treat your fur babies to these wholesome and nourishing brand favorites.
Wilderness Dog Biscuits, Grain-Free Duck Recipe
Made with a hearty blend of duck, salmon, turkey, potatoes, and flaxseed, these grain-free biscuits deliver a high-protein treat without gluten or artificial fillers.
Health Bars Baked With Bacon, Egg & Cheese Dog Treats
These crunchy bars, made with oatmeal, barley, bacon, eggs, and chicken, hide a secret: they are super tasty and work to help clean your dog’s teeth. They also keep gums healthy!
Chicken & Duck Grain-Free Cat Treats
Want to score big points with your feline? Each of these tender, kitty-friendly treats is packed with nutritious ingredients like duck, chicken, and potatoes. They’re also free of preservatives and grains.
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