Orijen is manufactured by Champion Petfoods and was founded in 1985. The company claims that their foods, including Orijen can be bought in over 60 countries. The company believes in producing “Biologically Appropriate” dog and cat food. Their philosophy in doing this is by producing foods for dogs and cats that are formulated similarly to the way their diets in the wild are.
Champion Petfoods is one of the only pet food companies to produce their sources for their ingredients and for this reason has gained a large amount of devoted customers. Most pet food review sites give the Orijen brand the highest rating possible.