For almost half a century, The Waltham Centre for Pet Nutrition has led the world in advanced pet care research.
Our scientists collaborate with global scientific institutes and have pioneered some of the most important breakthroughs in pet nutrition. WALTHAM® research in areas such as skin and coat health, energy requirements, immune health, dental health, digestive health, and the human-animal bond is incorporated into Mars Petcare products, such as KAL KAN® pet food. Our research has been published in more than 1,500 high-impact publications, where it influences the global pet care industry.
What makes us a leader in pet care and nutrition
Our ongoing investment into pet care and well being provides better and more relevant science.
We have developed a unique way of working that stimulates innovative solutions to research problems.
Due to our comprehensive understanding of the dietary needs of different breeds, we are uniquely qualified to develop nutritionally advanced pet diets.