Because, Animals is a small company with a big mission: To make the most sustainable and nutritious food for dogs and cats on the planet — without ever harming any animals or the environment.
We are also the only
pet company making cultured meat for your cats and dogs
! Cultured meat is identical to traditional meat. It’s 100% meat! The only difference is our animal cells grow inside a vat (like beer!) instead of inside an animal.
is the world’s first CPG product made with cultured meat. This achievement also marks the first cookie for cats that includes the cat’s native protein source — mouse! And not a single mouse was harmed.
By supporting Because, Animals you will help reduce the carbon footprint of pet food and the raising of farm animals for slaughter. And, importantly, you'll also be aiding in the creation of safer and more nutritious food for our pets.
Because, Animals, founded in 2016, is the first and only biotech company bringing cultured meat to the growing pet food market. Because, Animals begins with humanely harvested cells, nourished by inputs to multiply and grow, for pet foods that are safer, healthier, and more sustainable than any conventional factory farmed pet foods. Because, Animals has innovated a proprietary alternative to fetal bovine serum, a growth medium inhumanely obtained from the slaughter of pregnant cows that is typically used to produce other cell-based meats. The company intends to widely release its first cultured meat products in 2022. The company also offers a line of meat-free organic treats and healthy supplements for dogs and cats. Investors include Draper Associates, SOSV and others. The company is headquartered in Chicago.