Producers of dog food
The leading players of the Russian market of dog food are multinational companies: Nestle Purina, Mars, Royal Canin, Aller Petfood.
Foreign producers of dog food dominate the market, but in recent years Russian dog breeders are increasingly buying food from domestic production.
The most popular among Russian dog breeders is the products of the company Mars-Royal Canin (brands of feed Chappi, Pedigree, Royal Canin).
The company «Royal Canin» (translated as"In a royal way for dogs") was founded in France in 1967. Founded her veterinarian, concerned about skin diseases of dogs. In the 80s of the 20th century, the feeds of the company were already popular throughout Europe, and primarily among breeders. The company starts buying plants around the world. In 2002, "Royal Canin" was bought by Mars, but it maintains its own structure and operates independently on the market. The Royal Canin brand sets the standards for a global pet food market, which many similar-product manufacturers are trying to emulate.
Mars company ready-made diets for domesticThe animal has been produced since 1934. A company has appeared in the United States, but now its research center is in the UK, biologists, where veterinarians, biophysicists and biochemists explore the nutritional needs and physiology of domestic animals. Not so long ago, the company changed the composition of the food Pedigree. Now it is based on premium grade chicken meat, other key ingredients have also been improved. In this regard, the price of feed has risen, but its consumption levels have decreased.
What other producers of dog food are widely represented in the Russian market?
Also in Russia dog food fromCompany Nestle-Purina (food Pro-Plan, Darling). Company Nestle S.A. Completed the acquisition of Ralston Purina in 2001. 70 years of experience Ralston Purina in the feeding of pets allows you to continue to produce superfoods. They use for the first time low molecular weight proteins to prevent food allergies in dogs; Triglycerides, which relieve the symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders; High proportions of proteins.
Also the world's leading manufacturers of luxuryDog food is Iams (Eukanuba feed grade, Hill's Pet Nutrition (USA), Spillers (Suprium and Senior feed), Edward Baker (Elite feed), Pet Club "(feed" Regular "," Puppy "," Perfomance "), as well as J.Wellbeloved.
These companies are followed by Mervo Products and the Russian company "Raritet", whose food "Trapeza" is becoming increasingly popular with Russian dog breeders.