FAQ About Crave Brands

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Do you have questions about the CRAVE™ Brand or CRAVE™ Pet Food? Find your answers here. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, contact us.

Who makes CRAVE™ dog food and cat food?
CRAVE™ dog and cat foods are made by MARS PetCare in our U.S. facilities with the finest ingredients from around the world. We’re proud to meticulously craft, package and ship CRAVE™ products your dog and cat have come to love.
Why should I choose CRAVE™?
Every dog and cat shares a connection with their ancestors. CRAVE™ dog and cat food is crafted with your pets’ natural desires in mind. CRAVE™ recipes nourish your pets with a high-protein diet. For owners looking to cater to their pet’s instinctual desires, CRAVE™ recipes make it simple by providing the nutrients for a strong, lean body and energy to chase.
What makes CRAVE™ dog and cat food different from other grocery brands?
As more consumers look for premium, high-quality food at an accessible location, CRAVE™ pet food is a specialty product that is broadly available, giving consumers a convenient and seamless shopping experience.
What are the benefits of feeding my dog or cat CRAVE™ products?
For owners looking to cater to their pet’s instinctual desires, CRAVE™ recipes make it simple by providing the nutrients for a strong, lean body and energy to chase. CRAVE™ recipes are crafted with high-quality animal protein — like the diets of their wolf and wildcat ancestors.
Where are CRAVE™ products sold? How much do they cost?

CRAVE™ dog and cat food lines are available in-store or online at major retailers such as Amazon, Chewy, Walmart, Kroger, Meijer, Target, Ahold, PetSmart, and more.

Suggested retail price ranges for CRAVE™ Dog Food

  • $11.99 to $44.99 for dry dog food (4- and 22-pound bags)
  • $1.99 to $16.69 for wet dog food (cans, trays, multipacks)

 

Suggested retail price ranges for CRAVE Cat Food

  • $7.49 to $32.99 for dry cat food (2- to 10-pound bags)
  • $1.19 to $13.99 for wet cat food (PERFECT PORTIONS™ trays, multipacks)

 

What type of dog food products does the CRAVE™ brand offer?

CRAVE™ adult dry dog food is available in four recipes: With Protein From Chicken, With Protein from Beef, With Protein From Lamb & Venison, and With Protein From Salmon & Ocean Fish. CRAVE™ adult wet dog food is also available in a variety of flavors and recipes.

What type of cat food products does the CRAVE™ brand offer?
Can I feed my puppy CRAVE™?

Currently, CRAVE™ does not have a puppy formula.

Can I feed my kitten CRAVE™?
Currently, CRAVE™ does not have a kitten formula.
Will the CRAVE™ brand make dog or cat treats in the future?

The CRAVE™ brand does not have plans to introduce dog and cat treats at this time.

Why do dogs and cats need protein in their diet?

Protein provides essential amino acids used to maintain lean muscle, aid in digestion, provide energy and support a healthy immune system in all animals.

What is the nutrition information for CRAVE™ cat food and dog food?

This varies by product and can be found on the individual product page in the Nutritional Information section. Find nutritional information for:

Which is better, dry or wet food?

All CRAVE™ wet and dry products are complete and balanced, meaning they provide all the nourishment your adult cat or dog needs to enjoy a healthy happy life. Both formats are high in protein and use quality ingredients, so whichever format your dog or cat prefers is the right choice!

What is PERFECT PORTIONS™ Cat Food?

All of our wet cat food products use PERFECT PORTIONS™ trays, which means each PERFECT PORTIONS™ tray includes two single servings. Give your pet a fresh meal every time with CRAVE™ PERFECT PORTIONS™ wet cat food.

What does the AAFCO nutritional adequacy statement mean?

AAFCO is The Association of American Feed Control Officials. The “AAFCO statement of nutritional adequacy” is a statement that indicates the food is complete and balanced for a particular life stage, such as growth, reproduction, adult maintenance or a combination of these. All CRAVE™ recipes are formulated for adult maintenance.

Where are CRAVE™ dog foods and cat foods made?

All CRAVE™ products are manufactured in our own facilities in the United States with the finest ingredients from around the world.

Where do you source your ingredients?

Our ingredients are carefully selected to help support the health and well-being of the pets we feed. We source our quality ingredients from trusted farmers and suppliers around the world.

Who supplies your ingredients?

We use trusted suppliers selected through a rigorous process that doesn’t end with our first purchase — we inspect each shipment delivered to our manufacturing facilities to ensure the safety and quality of the ingredients we use.

Rest assured we are confident in the ingredient integrity of all of our suppliers because they demonstrate the ability to consistently meet the strict and thorough standards of our own Supplier Quality Assurance program, regardless of where they are located. As a key part of this program, our suppliers undergo quality audits to ensure our expectations are met.

How often should I feed my dog or cat?

Your dog or cat should be fed daily. Each CRAVE™ product includes a feeding guide on the side or back of pack – please follow these guidelines to optimize how much you feed your four-legged friend!

What is a CRAVE™ dog food serving size?

Each CRAVE™ product includes a feeding guide on the side or back of pack — please follow these guidelines to optimize how often and how much you feed your four-legged friend!

What is a CRAVE™ cat food serving size?

Each CRAVE product includes a feeding guide on the side or back of pack — please follow these guidelines to optimize how often and how much you feed your four-legged friend!

How do I transition my dog or cat to CRAVE™ food?

When feeding CRAVE™ dog or cat food for the first time, or when changing recipes, we suggest blending increasing amounts of the new recipe while decreasing your old pet food over the course of six days.

What is the best way to store CRAVE™ pet food?

To ensure your CRAVE products stay fresh, we advise storing your foods in a cool dry place in a container of your choice that has the ability to lock out air.

Can I feed after the “Best By” date?

We do not recommend feeding product after the “Best By” date.

How can I stay connected to the CRAVE™ brand?

For more details on CRAVE™ dog and cat food, visit www.CravePetFoods.com

You can also find us on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Do you have coupons?

We know you like to save money, so here are a few tips to help you out! Keep an eye on your local Sunday paper, store circulars and the pet food aisle for periodic promotions. Also watch our website and www.coupons.com.

Can I send you a picture or video of my pet enjoying your product?

We love to see pictures of the pets we feed! Please share with us on our Facebook page or write a review on our website and include a picture of your pet.