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Canidae is proud to announce that we're sponsoring Steve Austin!

Date 3rd April 2016 Category Canidae   

Steve Austin is a renowned Aussie dog trainer and behaviourist known for training extraordinary, elite dogs for vital missions internationally in the fields of drug enforcement, environmental protection and more. From drug detection to penguins, cane toads and even truffles, and from the icy conditions of Macquarie Island to the LAPD, if you need something detected, Steve's got a dog fit for the task.

He's a down to earth larrikin and a great bloke with a gift for telling a story and we're proud to sponsor him and his ongoing work with man's best friend. You can read all about his stories in his recently released book Working Dog Heroes where he has a good yarn about his amazing career.

You can find out more about Steve Austin at his website ( and you can catch him on YouTube below where he's interviewed by Chinese media - it makes for good viewing even if you failed Chinese at school.

Responsible Pet Ownership

Date 23rd November 2014 Category Canidae   

Holistic Pet Foods - the Australian distributor for CANIDAE Natural Pet Foods - believe every animal deserves a happy & healthy life and that is why we are proud to join the campaign to educate and enhance responsible pet ownership. Holistic Pet Foods will not knowingly supply product to anybody who supports Puppy Farms. We will continue to support reputable and ethical Breeders, Pet Stores, Pet Rescue & Oscar?s Law.

Canidae Welcomes Holistic Pet Foods of Australia into its Family of International Distributors

Date 27th April 2010 Category Holistic Pet Foods   

Canidae Welcomes Holistic Pet Foods of Australia into its Family of International Distributors

Holistic Pet Foods has signed on with Canidae Pet Foods to be the exclusive supplier of Canidae products to the entire Australian market

San Luis Obispo, CA ( April 22, 2010 - Canidae Pet Foods, Inc. (, a United States manufacturer of all natural holistic pet foods that are fed and recommended by thousands of certified breeders and rescue organizations worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Holistic Pet Foods of Australia to its growing list of international distributors.

Based in Berwick, a suburb of Melbourne, Holistic Pet Foods has signed on with Canidae to be the exclusive supplier of Canidae products to the entire Australian market. Holistic Pet Foods will be responsible for distributing and promoting the entire Canidae line, which includes Canidae for dogs, Felidae for cats.

"Our international business is seeing tremendous growth this year and we're very excited to be increasing our presence in the Southern Hemisphere. Australia has among the highest levels of pet ownership in the world per capita, and with Peter Jensen and his seasoned team at Holistic Pet Foods, we expect to make great progress going forward," stated Manny Rosillo, International Sales Manager for Canidae and recent Exporter of the Year award winner.

Rosillo expects some of the newest Canidae products to be especially well received by the millions of pet owners in Australia including the Canidae Grain Free line. Canidae Grain Free for dogs is available in both a multi-protein source formulation including chicken, turkey, lamb, and fish meals combined with fresh lamb, and a Grain Free Salmon formulation featuring cold water Pacific salmon meal. Both varieties derive 80% of their protein from meat or fish, 20% from vegetables and fruits, and contain 0% grain. These high protein formulas are great for working breeds or dogs with high energy requirements.

Already one of the most well respected brands in North America, Canidae is optimistic that, with Holistic Pet Foods' expertise, pet owners of Australia will discover for themselves and their pets the benefits of feeding super-premium Canidae and Felidae All Natural Pet Foods. All of Canidae's products are made with superior quality in every bag and can with no corn, wheat, soy, grain fractions or fillers - and are naturally preserved!

Corporate office for Holistic Pet Foods are located at 11/28 Gloucester Ave, Berwick VIC 3806, Australia and they can be reached by telephone at 1800 231 514 or by email at

About Canidae All Natural Pet Foods

Founded out of love for pets and animals, Canidae Pet Foods manufactures and distributes a complete line of healthy meat-based, holistic, all natural dog food, cat food, and gourmet pet treats sold worldwide through independent pet food retailers including over 6,500 locations throughout the United States and Canada. For the most recent information about Canidae and its line of healthy pet products, visit

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