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.



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Contract Manufacturer of Gel Supplements for Pets

private-label-animal-supplement-manufacturing-03Green Mountain Animal is an industry leader contract manufacturer of gel supplements for pets and companion animals. With 25 years combined experience in the animal product industry, we are a full-service company: custom formulation, manufacturing, packaging & distribution, and marketing.

Quality Ingredients

Green Mountain Animal only uses the highest quality ingredients and raw materials, producing excellent products that are healthy and tasty. Our ingredients are tested for identity, purity and potency and sources from only the most reliable companies. We have implemented some of the toughest quality control measures and current good manufacturing practices in the industry, and we stand behind our products with a quality guarantee.

Green Mountain Animal produces gel products in the form of:

Custom Formulation

The Green Mountain Animal research and development team uses innovative formulation and research-based methods to create products that meet client’s specifications and industry standards. Our lab is able to produce small-scale test batches so clients can sample gels before large-scale production. Our quality standards are defined by stability, safety, shelf life and palatability.

Our research and development team is led by Chelsea Tomat, an animal lover with 15 years experience in the animal health industry and 10 years experience as an expert formulator. She’s successfully developed and brought to market over 200 products, many of which are now leaders in the pet health industry.

Marketing & Graphics

Not only do we provide clients custom formulation options, we also assist with packaging, distribution, marketing and graphics. We have 25 years of combined experience in the pet industry—we know our clients and we know the market! Quality branding is just as important as a quality product and we can help with both. Our creative team can assist with graphics, packaging and website content.

Our Products

Always 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

Our Mission

Green Mountain Animal, LLC has one mission: Partner with companion animal companies to advance growth of their animal health products and pet treats. We have 25 years experience in the companion animal industry, forming alliances with animal health organizations worldwide. We advocate to raise industry standards in the production of animal health products and treats globally, and that’s why we hold our products to the highest standards.

Our CEO and founder Dale Metz is a life-long animal advocate with the resume to prove it. He is a founding member of the National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) and has served on its board for over 15 years. He believes that the key to pushing forward the animal health industry is compliance and his personal mission is to help companies with good products meet the industry’s compliance standards.

Contact us today to schedule a consultation!

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