dog and cat - pets

Algae in pet food and supplements

  • source of protein, fatty acids, antioxidants, vitamins, fibre and minerals, including phosphorus, iron, zinc and magnesium.
  • a complete natural product of the highest quality
  • free from heavy metals, pesticides, microbes and other contaminants.
  • there is evidence that microalgae in petfood improve intestinal health and activate the immune system.
  • widely used in supplements and additives for oral hygiene and a shiny coat.

Within the petfood industry people are searching for essential nutrients and ingredients to improve gut health. Also there is a trend to look for more versitile ingredients, functional fibers and prebiotics. Our algae range from white and yellow to a natural dark green, all with different nutrient compositions. Algae are available in various colour and nutrient densities. Phycom microalgae have consistent quality and superior purity.

Benefits of Phycom algae in food and supplements for dogs and cats

We will gladly use our know-how to help you identify innovative product applications involving microalgae. We have experience with product development in the pet food segment. So, Phycom can help you develop these dog- and cat-foods containing microalgae. Contact us and discover the possibilities for your product.

Algae suitable for supplements and pet food applications

Chlorella sorokiniana powder

Chlorella sorokiniana

Intense green natural colourant
Characteristic umami flavour
Composition: 5% fatty acids,
20% fibre, 38% protein

Chlorella vulgaris powder

Chlorella vulgaris

Intense green natural colourant
Mild umami flavour
Composition: 15% fatty acids,
30% fibre, 40% protein

Golden Chlorella

Golden Chlorella®

Natural yellow colour
Sweet corn-like flavour
Composition: 14% fatty acids,
34% fibre, 37% protein
®Trade mark of Alver World SA

Parachlorella kessleri powder

Parachl. kessleri Sol

Deep yellow to ocher colour
Creamy near nutty flavour
Composition: 9% fatty acids,
19% fibre, 29% protein