All of your Animal Product Needs in One Place

best-private-label-pet-food-mfgLocated in Milton Vermont, we specialize in producing & packaging premium quality extruded products for dogs and cats. Our Product Development team is available to help you bring your new product ideas to market with an emphasis on safety & quality. We are pleased to offer low minimum order size requirements to facilitate the launch of new products for our customers.


Green Mountain Animal, LLC is a complete one-stop shop for all your custom formulation needs for companion animal health products and treats. We are experts in innovative formulation and product quality with the ability to manufacture and source a wide variety of delivery options—including extruded chews, extruded sticks, tablets, capsules, powders, gels and liquids—for your unique product.

As a contract manufacturer of animal health products and treats, we pride ourselves on our commitment to quality and safety throughout the manufacturing process. Contact us today to learn how we can help you create your custom animal health product or treat.


Why Work with Green Mountain Animal, LLC?


  • Science-based company led by seasoned industry and technical experts
  • Custom formulations with low minimums and competitive prices
  • Private label manufacturing of innovative, consumer driven products
  • Core leadership in National Animal Supplement Council (NASC)
  • USA-based manufacturer
  • We keep our promises

Product Development

Our experienced product development team can assist you with formulating your custom products to make a product that dogs and cats will crave while working within your budget.


To ensure that your products meet your standards for flavor and texture, we will make small sample batches for you to review. We know your time is valuable so we pride ourselves on our ability to make samples quickly using our small laboratory equipment and our full size extruders.


Dale Metz, CEO of Green Mountain Animal, is the Vice President and a founding member of the National Animal Supplement Council. With his 14 years of experience working with the FDA and Center for Veterinary Medicine, we can help you navigate the confusing world of regulatory compliance.


Green Mountain Animal has relationships with many of the animal rescue groups in our area so we have an ample supply of taste-testers to give us feed back on our flavors. The best formula in the world will not do any good if the animals will not eat it!


We know that you have great ideas for your new products so our facilities allow for a variety of packaging options to suit your needs. Our equipment can handle small or large batch sizes so you do not have to make a major volume commitment when launching a new product.

Full Service

From formulation and ingredient sourcing to packaging and shipping, Green Mountain Animal does it all to provide you with a finished product that is ready to put on the store shelf.



Tag Archives: Extruded Sticks

Custom Formulation of Extruded Sticks for Animals

Pet Products: Extruded Stick Treats

Manufacture top quality extruded stuck health and treat products for companion animals. Green Mountain Animal, LLC manufactures bully sticks, bladder sticks, and dental chews in a variety of flavors that satisfy dogs, cats and distributors. We offer custom formulation, manufacturing, distribution and marketing services.

Quality Ingredients, Tasty Flavors

Green Mountain only uses top quality ingredients and source materials, with a quality backed guarantee. Our research and development team is on top of industry trends, constantly creating new formulas to match the ever-evolving needs of the client. Taste is a priority too and we partner with local rescue centers to form a team of taste-testers. Because our facilities can produce both large and small scale orders, we offer clients the option to sample a test batch of products before scaling production.

Green Mountain Animal produces extruded stick products in the form of:

  • Training treats

Custom Formulation

Our research and development team is led by an expert formulator with 10 years experience in the animal product industry. Each formulation is unique, research-based, and designed to meet client satisfaction and industry trends. Our lab is equipped to produce pilot scale batches to give you the best product.

Real Animal Taste Testing

Green Mountain Animal partners with local animal rescue groups to taste test our products, getting real feedback on our flavors. We believe good health should taste good too.

Manufacturing, Distribution & Marketing

Green Mountain Animal manufacturing facilities house a variety of mixers, 2 twin screw extruders, an automated packaging line and a lab for small scale batches. We are set-up to produce sample-size product batches to ensure the flavor is up to your standards.

We also provide packaging, distribution and marketing services. Green Mountain Animal provides creative services are backed by decades of experience in the animal product industry. We know what works. Our clients can choose to use our team for creation of product labels, website content and promotional materials.

Our Products

contract-mfg-extruded-pet-food-supplements-best-usa-02Always on the cutting edge of the industry, we are constantly adding product forms to our repertoire. Currently, we manufacture:

  • Soft chews (our speciality!)
  • Powders
  • Tables
  • Capsules
  • Liquids
  • Gels
  • Extruded Sticks

Compliance – Pet Product Industry Regulations

Green Mountain Animal has 25 years of combined experience in the animal product industry, as a leader and innovator in healthy standards for companion animals. We guarantee quality, compliance with all local, state and federal regulations, and regulatory support. We provide customers with Certificates of Analysis, Specification Sheets and Shipping Documents.


Contact us today to schedule a consultation!

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