- Prey Model or BARF style diets
- Frozen, freeze-dried, or dehydrated products
- Custom meals
- Local or online purchase options
- Raw dog food delivery
- Edible bone and raw meat suppliers? Check.
- Prepackaged and frozen raw dog food brands? Check.
- Small, farm-to-bowl & artisan raw dog food companies? Check.
Use this key to decipher differences among availability in Hawaii and Alaska.
- Three stars (***) services all 50 states, HI and AL included.
- Two stars (**) services the 49 continental United States, including AL
- One star (**) services only the 48 continuous United States, HI and AL excluded.
See below for brands with nationwide availability.
- ***Darwin’s – Founded with a desire to understand a pet’s natural and instinctive diet, and combine the latest scientific knowledge to provide the best meal options for your pet. Darwin’s offers three, separate frozen raw dog food lines: premium, value, and a line formulated to support certain health issues. Their products are complete and balanced (AAFCO-compliant) BARF style diets (includes plant material). What’s more, Darwin’s offers custom size orders, free menu consultations for customers, and a home delivery program. Purchase direct from brand website.
- ***Aunt Jeni’s – At Aunt Jeni’s Home Made, they believe that the best nutrition for pets comes from nature. Their pet food contains fresh, natural, raw, fit-for-human-consumption ingredients. They offer 7 frozen, BARF-style, complete and balanced (AAFCO compliant) raw dog food recipes for dogs. Aunt Jeni’s also sells treats, supplements, and bones. Ordering is easy. Purchase direct from their website (they ship to all 50 states). You can also purchase Aunt Jeni’s from an online retailer or local pet store. Use coupon code POOCH15 at checkout to save $15.00 off your order of $35 or more.
- ***Primal Pet Foods – Founded with the goal of improving the quality of life of pets through wholesome raw foods that mimic the diet of animals in the wild. Primal Pet Foods is a California-based manufacturer of fully prepared, human-grade raw foods and treats for dogs and cats. .They offer both frozen and freeze dried, BARF-style raw formulas that are complete and balanced (meets AAFCO standards). Plus, supplemental BARF mixes and Prey Model grinds. They also carry edible bones, recreational bones and goat’s milk. Available from online retailers and local pet stores in all 50 states.
- ***Nature’s Logic – Complete and balanced (AAFCO compliant) for all life stages, Nature’s Logic raw frozen diets emulate your pet’s carnivorous ancestral diets. Nature’s Logic diets contain highly palatable and nutrient dense muscle meat and organ meat combined with a highly digestible natural concentrate of fruits and vegetables (BARF style). These select whole food ingredients supply all required nutrients naturally without the need for chemically synthesized vitamins, minerals, or trace nutrients. Purchase through participating online and local pet store retailers.
- ***Raw Bistro Pet Fare – Raw Bistro in a Minnesota based manufacturer of human grade frozen raw food, raw bones & dehydrated treats. BARF style products are crafted in small batches with pasture-raised meat & poultry from Midwest family farms. 100% grass-fed, free-range, and organic ingredients. Absolutely no antibiotics, added hormones or artificial preservatives are used – ever! Their raw food products are made in their company owned, hyper-clean production facility. Available direct from their website with shipping to all 50 states. Also available in independent pet retailers in California and the Midwest.
- ***Stewart Pet – Pet has been providing USA produced, nutritionally superior food and treats for 40 years. Products include Raw Naturals freeze dried dog food (BARF style) and functional nutritious Pro-Treats. Stewart® incorporates functionality with natural ingredients produced safely in USDA inspected facilities. Their food is a nutritionally dense, high protein, raw diet which allows dogs to be satisfied by eating less, digesting more beneficial nutrients, and eliminating less waste. Dog food products are complete and balanced to meet AAFCO standards. Available from independent pet retail stores.
- ***Fresh Is Best – Fresh Is Best offers both raw frozen and freeze-dried complete foods and treats for dogs. Products are BARF style and meet AAFCO standards for complete and balanced nutrition. All of their pet foods and treats are made in Milwaukee Wisconsin using only American grown/raised meats and produce. They start with fresh human-quality, grain-free ingredients; minimally processed in small batches and freeze dried and vacuum sealed for superior nutrition. Fresh Is Best only uses fresh, raw produce; never dry, processed fruit/vegetable powders or fillers like white potatoes, pea & tapioca flours. Available in participating, brick-and-mortar pet stores.
- **AllProvide – Manufactures and supplies high quality, frozen raw dog food and gently cooked dog food from only the finest human-grade ingredients. They also carry select raw meaty bones and offer formulas for adults, seniors, puppies, and supplemental weaning paste. Their BARF recipes are formulated with the assistance of Dr Judy Morgan, an award winning veterinarian certified in food therapy and meet AAFCO requirements for complete and balanced nutrition. All recipes contain 85-90% meat, bone and organ meats with fresh fruit and vegetables as well as natural supplements. Available online, direct from their website (with free shipping to most states) or in independent pet stores.
- *Bravo – A leader in healthy diets and treats for pets for more than a decade, Bravo® is a family-owned company located in Manchester, Conn. Becoming a meat-based pet food and treat purveyor was a natural outgrowth of the original family business, Manchester Packing Company, that specialized in providing high-quality meats and poultry to the finest New England restaurants since 1942. Today, Bravo offers complete and balanced (meets AAFCO standards) frozen and freeze-dried raw dog food diets. Plus, treats, chews, bones, and supplements. Bravo’s offers four, separate frozen raw diets. Boneless and Basic varieties are Prey Model versions and their Blends and Balance varieties are BARF-style diets. Available through participating online and local pet retailers.
- *Raw Paws Pet Food – Their mission is to make raw food practical, affordable and accessible for pet parents. Raw Paws offers both frozen and freeze-dried raw dog food, plus treats and chews. They carry complete meals that meet AAFCO standards as well as supplemental raw dog food and raw meat, bone and organ products. All products are Prey Model (free from plant material). Purchase direct from their website.
- *Tuckers – Tucker’s is a home-spun family business started in the summer of 2009 and operates under one simple premise: dogs deserve nothing but the best that nutrition has to offer. They offer BARF-style, complete and balanced frozen raw dog food formulas (meets AAFCO standards) that are 95% Meat, Bone and Organ, with 5% fiber. Plus, treats, chews, and recreational bones. What’s more, they provide a dehydrated, complete and balanced meal for dogs (called Carnibar) in an easy to serve format made for dog on the go. Available from brick-and-mortar pet retailers in 48 states.
- *Balanced Blends – Balanced Blends makes it convenient for pet parents to provide a healthy diet by delivering complete and balanced raw dog food to their home. Dog dinners are BARF style and meet FEDIAF and AAFCO standards. Formulated with optimum Calcium to Phosphorus ratio and balanced fat (low Linoleic Acid and optimum Omega 6 to 3 ratio). They use extra food safety steps, including “HPP in final packaging” and “test & hold” protocol. Available direct from their website with shipping to 48 states (free shipping on orders 20lbs+).
- *BARF World – One of the earliest pioneers to introduce the raw philosophy to the industry. Partners Ian Billinghurst and Rob Mueller have over 70 combined years of a raw feeding background. BARF World prides itself on providing an affordable and nutritionally complete (AAFCO compliant) human-grade, frozen raw product. Their diets are not heat processed and are crafted to closely mimic the diet of choice for wild carnivores. They offer a range of formulations that have been fed to thousands of satisfied customers for many generations. Purchase direct from their website. Home delivery is also available for all of their diets.
- *Vital Essentials – Vital Essentials® is the ALPHA Prey Model diet. It’s comprised of; meat, bone, and whole vital organs, virtually identical to the diet of an ALPHA in its natural habitat. They offer frozen and freeze dried entrees (AAFCO compliant), plus treats, snacks, frozen raw bones, raw green tripe, and freeze-dried snack bars for dogs. Adhering to the same safety and quality standards of top-tier human food companies worldwide, they’re the first and only pet food company in the world to receive all three of the following certifications; USDA Certified, GFSI 22000 (ISO) certified and EU Certified. Available from participating online and local pet retailers.
- *Reel Raw – Reel Raw has made it their mission to simplify feeding raw. You get high-quality, human-grade, fresh, USDA-approved meat packaged and sent straight to your doorstep from Portland, Maine. Based on the Prey Model Raw ancestral diet, they offer a wide variety of proteins, including everything from green tripe to quail. Their frozen, pre-measured meal plan service, portioned out and customized to your dog’s weight and needs is designed to promote optimal health and happiness for your pet carnivore. Available online direct from the brand website with shipping to 48 states. Enjoy 15% off your first order of their pre-measured service when you enter “” checkout.
- *Raw Wild – Raw Wild is a family-owned and operated, American-made dog food brand focused on small batch nourishment. They produce a complete, frozen raw dog food diet consisting of raw elk and venison meat (sourced from deep in the Rocky Mountains) with a mixture of essential vitamins and minerals. Raw Wild follows the Prey Model approach and their diets meet AAFCO standards for complete and balanced nutrition for all life stages. Order direct from their website with shipping to all 48 continental US states.
- State of Nature Raw – Offers fresh, farm to bowl, raw diets for dogs. They’ve been making BARF-style, complete and balanced (AAFCO compliant) raw pet food for 15 years. Protein ingredients are sourced directly from small, humane farms throughout NYS. They also add fresh, non-protein ingredients for optimum nutrition (5-7% of each serving). State of Nature Raw keeps their ingredients simple to understand. No added vitamins, bacteria, antibiotics, hormones or steroids. Available in brick and mortar pet retailers in the Northeast.
- Asgard Raw Dog Food – Asgard Raw Dog Food is a family owned and operated, all-natural raw dog food supplier in Pittsburgh. All of their frozen, ground products (Prey Model style) are complete and balanced (meets AAFCO standards), made fresh-to-order. and are available for pick up within a few days of when the order is placed. Asgard Raw has a foundation as a champion breeder and exhibitor of rare Russian livestock guardians, the Caucasian Ovcharka. Order through the brand website for pickup in the Asgard brick-and-mortar location.
- Soul’y Raw – Artisan raw dog food from a family owned and operated business in San Marcos, CA. Raw dog food blends, air-dried treats, bone broth, goats milk and raw meat and bones are available. All blends meet Prey Model standards and are 100% meat and bone. Soul’y Raw does not use powdered supplements. Every essential vitamin and mineral is delivered through a whole-food source. Regulated by a division of the CDFA, food is made daily to order. Custom blends can be created upon request. Purchase direct from website or through retail pet stores. Shipping available to CA, AZ, NV, OR, ID, WA, NM, CO, and UT. Use the coupon code “primalpooch” at checkout and get 15% off your total order.
- Happee Dawg – Happee Dawg offers all-natural, frozen raw dog food diets from Highland, California. All meals are formulated to meet AAFCO nutrient profiles for all life stages. Happee Dawg follows the 80 percent meat, 10 percent bone, 5 percent organs, 5 percent secreting organs, and supplements rule required for a complete and balanced raw diet. What’s more, Happee Dawg also carries a large variety of raw meats, bones, and organs. Order online through the Happee Dawg website. Orders can be shipped or picked up from selection locations in Highland and Covina, CA. Products also available in select retail stores.
- Local2Pets – A local food source and raw meat supplier for pet carnivores. Local2Pets brings raw feeders to local farmers by organizing local Group Pickups and farm visits within driving distance and convenient online payments. Depending on the area, local farmers offer a variety of options including grass-fed, pastured, or organic meats. Ground meat (with or without bone), treats, and eggs are popular items. Other products suitable for pets, such as bone broth may be available as well. Meats are frozen at the time of the pickup and received directly from the farmer. Currently serving several locations in GA.
- See Raw Bistro listed above in national brands.
- See Asgard raw dog food in the Northeast Region above.
- See Asgard raw dog food in the Northeast Region above.
- My Konavore -Provides high quality, locally-sourced, species appropriate frozen raw dog food to help family pets maintain a natural, healthy lifestyle. Their small-batch, artisan crafted meals are tailored specifically for your pet’s needs and delivered locally in ready-to-feed daily portions. Offers both Prey Model or Barf style meals. Single-protein treats, specialty superfoods, bulk orders, custom meals, and consultation services (to learn how to prepare balanced, raw meals) are also available. Currently servicing South Central Texas, buy direct from their website and in local, brick-and-mortar stores.
- See Asgard raw dog food in the Northeast Region above.