News Releases

AMERICA’S #1 ORGANIC PET FOOD ORGANIX LEADS CATEGORY WITH NEW NON-GMO PROJECT VERIFICATION

Las Vegas, NV (July 22) –  Organic pet food leader ORGANIX has earned Non-GMO Project Verified status for its canned pet food recipes made with organic chicken. ORGANIX, the most complete line of certified organic natural food for pets made under the USDA’s National Organic Program, received this status for undergoing a stringent verification process that recognizes best […]

MERRICK PET CARE ANNOUNCES PURCHASE AGREEMENT BY NESTLE PURINA PETCARE COMPANY

Merrick Pet Care announced today it has signed an agreement for Nestlé Purina PetCare Company to purchase the company from its private equity owner, Swander Pace Capital.  Terms were not disclosed.   With SuperZoo as the back drop, Merrick Founder Garth Merrick said, “I believe Nestlé Purina is the right company to take what I along with others have built to the next level. I’m […]

CASTOR & POLLUX ADDS TO ORGANIX AND NATURAL ULTRAMIX FOOD FOR PETS LINES WITH 24 NEW FLAVOUR RECIPES FOR DOGS AND CATS

Expanded lineup includes large breed dry dog food, Butcher & Bushel canned dog food recipes, plus many more indulgent offerings for dogs and cats

MERRICK PET CARE EARNS ORGANIC CERTIFICATION

Castor & Pollux Organix now to be self-manufactured

MERRICK PET CARE, INC. ACQUIRE CASTOR & POLLUX NATURAL PETWORKS

Expands Further Into ‘Super Premium’ Pet Food Segment

JAPANESE PET RELIEF

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CLACKAMAS, Ore.—(March 22, 2011)— Continuing the tradition of giving and remembering those in need, Castor & Pollux is donating thousands of pet meals to those affected by the disaster in Japan.

CASTOR & POLLUX NATURAL PETWORKS BRANDS GET A FRESH NEW LOOK

CLACKAMAS, Ore.—(February 1, 2011)— The company that has been leading the pack in innovative organic and natural pet food since 1999 is making a splash again- this time with brand new packaging for their ORGANIX®, Natural Ultramix® and GOOD BUDDY® brands.

CASTOR & POLLUX TEAMS UP WITH OREGON HUMANE SOCIETY

CLACKAMAS, Ore.—(Jan. 11, 2011)—Castor & Pollux Natural PetWorks is continuing their commitment to helping pets in need.  The company that was the founding sponsor of Freekibble and contributed over 3 million meals to homeless pets now has a new partner for animal welfare— Oregon Humane Society.