Backed by nearly 80 years of research and development...

Cargill postbiotics are natural* food and supplement additive ingredients made to support healthier lives in companion animals. Cargill postbiotics help to support and optimize immunity, digestibility, and gut health. 

Made through a natural fermentation process, as well as formulation friendly and stable through extrusion and other manufacturing processes, Cargill postbiotics continue to be the leaders in the postbiotic space.

Companion Animal postbiotic

What's the Difference?

Prebiotic, Probiotic and Postbiotic

According to the ISAPP 2021 consensus definition, a postbiotic is: “a preparation of inanimate microorganisms and/or their components that confers a health benefit on the host”. Postbiotics can have a positive effect on the beneficial bacteria within the animal’s gut, which can support: mobility, digestion, and immunity.

More than 70 percent of an animal’s immune system is found in their gut. That’s why gut health is linked to immune health. It’s also why probiotics, prebiotics, and postbiotics are an essential part of keeping your companion animals healthy. So what’s the difference between prebiotics, probiotics, and postbiotics?

Prebiotics, fiber and FODMAP*

Substrates often found in plant cell walls, are The Fuel for beneficial microorganisms in the gut.


Probiotics, such as live beneficial bacteria, are supplemented to provide extra Factories to utilize prebiotics, fiber and FODMAP to make Metabolites.


Produced through precise fermentation inputs and processes outside of the animal to create beneficial metabolites, The Goods.


Cargill postbiotics provide the right combination of metabolites to optimize companion animal health, vitality and overall well-being

*FODMAP – fermentable oligosaccharides, disaccharides, monosaccharides, and polyols


As a leader in animal nutrition, with nearly 80 years of research and development, our postbiotic products promote healthier lives in companion animals.

Pet Food and Treat Ingredient

TruMune postbiotic is used to:

Pet Supplement Ingredient

EpiCor Pets is used to:

Horse Food and Supplement Ingredient

TruEquine postbiotic is used to:

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