Champion Petfoods: This Canadian company makes high-quality dry foods with lots of fresh meat.
Champion Petfoods is a privately held company that makes high-protein dry dog foods with a high inclusion of meat, much of it fresh. The company calls its guiding principle BAFRINO, an acronym that stands for biologically appropriate, fresh regional ingredients, never outsourced. As of this writing, all of Champions dry foods are made in its own manufacturing plant in Morinville, Alberta, though the company is currently building a second dry food manufacturing plant in Auburn, Kentucky. Champion also manufactures freeze-dried foods at its own plant in Oakville, Ontario.