Your health food store for pets and livestock

Where Love meets the Science of Nutrition.
...and it shows.
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Dogs

How We Choose the Dog Foods We Carry

Dogs
Bridger Animal Nutrition carefully selects foods from the thousands of premium dog foods available in the marketplace.
Over the last 26 years, we’ve developed an approach that evaluates the sourcing, nutrition, and manufacturing methods of food.

When choosing the dog foods we carry, we look at 1) the quality and digestibility of the ingredients, 2) the source of the nutrients and 3) the reason behind the formula’s foundation. We work with reputable companies who care about the quality of the food they make and are honest in all their communications. 
We believe strongly in feeding fresh, whole foods.  The Bozeman store boasts 18 reach-in glass door commercial freezers and a walk-in in our warehouse filled to the brim with species appropriate components and blend for cats & dogs.  Incorporating raw foods into a pets daily diet adds all sorts of healthy benefits like good bacteria, enzymes, phytochemicals, food-based soluble fibers and antioxidants. Raw food promotes cleaner teeth, better digestion, decreases inflammation, and supports the entire renal system.


We're picky about the brands to carry, if we don't carry a brand....there's usually a reason

With many more in store to choose from

Dog Services We Offer

Questions about what dog products we carry?

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I love this place! I have 3 large dogs with food issues. They make great food recommendations and are happy to help in figuring out issues. I also love the dog treat bar where you can buy by the pound your dog's favorite treats. Great service too. When I'm in a hurry they get me in and out in 5 min!
Cora D.

Events - Sales - Consulting - Delivery

At Bridger Animal Nutrition, we are service-oriented and committed to doing not what is fashionable, but what is right by the well-being and longevity of your animals.
Events

Events

This 2018 Summer is going to be great!
There are  lots of FUN events with horses and dogs coming up!
We believe in getting out their with your animals and enjoying them and meeting like-minded people without pressure or judgment. Where animlas and people of any ability, size , age and breed are welcome!
Sales

Sales

This month of June 
Bridger Animal Nutrition is offering ON SALE:
Triple Crown Horse Feeds Natural Balance Pets Foods & Dental Treats


Consulting

Consulting

Let food by they medicine. Personalized animal health and diet consultations are available with our experienced consultant, Libby Burr. Libby received her BS in Equine Nutrition from CSU. Her passion for learning about species defined diets grew and she became certified as a  1)companion animal dietician, 2)a clinical veterinary nutritionist and 2)certified pet food specialist.  Over the past 23 years of helping animals heal through dietary changes she has written articles for several journals on both equine & companion animal health. She strongly believes in meeting clients where they are at and respecting everyone's comfort levels . After observing how a pet-parent's appreciation for proper nutrition ignited a need for diet change in themselves, Libby became a certified Integrated Nutrition Health & Diet Coach for people in order to help people with the next step of wellness.

Click the button "Learn More" below to  read through our consulting options then please contact us with any questions or to make an appointment!
Delivery

Delivery

Don't want to drive to the store for just one bag? We'll deliver it free!
We offer FREE in-city-limits Bozeman delivery Monday - Friday.
Restrictions apply to straw, hay and orders over 400 lbs.

Free delivery to Helena happens the  4th Saturday of every month.

Free delivery to Clearwater Junction happens every 4-8 weeks.

We hope our delivery service is beneficial to senior citizens, new moms, pet parents with disabilities, or any other customers who may find it difficult to make it into our store for whatever reason. We're here to help!

Have any questions about our services?

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We stopped at Bridger Animal Nutrition to see if there was anything we could do for our 12 year old basset hound Daisy. Daisy had been diagnosed with cancer and was slowly losing weight and eating less and less. I was desperate to find anything to get her eating again to maybe get some more time with Daisy. The very kind and informative gal gave us several food options that she thought would work. We went home and gave it a try. Daisy did start eating a little bit again and we got another month with her. For that I will always be grateful and it started with a stop at Bridger Animal Nutrition. Thank You.
Peter M.

Our Difference

Your health food store for pets and livestock

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We love what we do, and we hope it shows!

At Bridger Animal Nutrition, we believe that good health and diet make a happier pet. Our educated and passionate team strive to provide you with the resources, products and services that will bring the most joy and health to your animals. We each have our own stories and journeys with animals, just like you, and take our time to get to know your concerns, goals, limitations and expectations for you and your furry or feathered companions.
Bridger Animal Nutrition is a small and independently owned, allowing us to be very picky about what we choose to stock. The orders are also small, meaning you’ll always be guaranteed a fresher product. We also choose local whenever possible — we love to support Montana made products!

The food products we stock are chosen based the well-being of animals. Nutrition is a fledgling science and scientists are still learning about different nutrient requirements and synergistic relationships and how these affect organisms short term and long term. We keep up with the current knowledge and offer the newest items in nutrition that the market can supply given all the rules and regulations enforced by regulating agencies. We make every effort to keep you informed about what we know and why we choose to carry, or not carry certain products.
  • USA or Canadian made products
  • Sourceable ingredients
  • Species appropriate formulations
  • Controlled processing
  • Environmentally conscientious practices
  • Montana Feeds when possible
  • Organic Feeds when available
  • Freshness
Some of our very best products came to us by recommendations or requests from you! So if you want us to try to find something, let us know and we'll get to work!
The "non-consumable" products we carry are chosen from the most current trade shows in North America and are based on functionality and fun! We're happy to special order items, and also look for made in Montana goods whenever possible.
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Bridger Feeds has been a mainstay of Bozeman since 1984, contributing dollars, time and energy into our community’s fairgrounds, animal shelters, and 4-H club. In order to expand beyond just a feed store, we rebranded in 2010 as Bridger Feeds Animal Nutrition Center. We specialize in the science of diet and nutrition and offer the most current feed solutions for your animals and are constantly adapting our practices as research progresses.

Each living body is unique. There is no best food or brand — only a best fit for your animal’s needs and overall health.

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This place has everything! If you have a dog or any other kind of animal, they have high quality, affordable feed, as well as tons of other items. Go check it out!
Renee G.

Animal Nutrition Blog

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Grass Burns

June 3, 2018 // Canine
oops
Grass Burns can be annoying to the lawn lover, read below to learn why it's happening,
and how to change it.
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Diatomaceous Earth

June 3, 2018 // Canine, Equine, Feline, Poultry
What is DE
Many of us have heard about the importance of minerals in our animals’ diet, but not many are utilizing or have heard of nature's most amazing naturally occurring mineral deposits:  Diatomaceous Earth.
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Giardia

June 3, 2018 // Canine
giadia individual
Giardia can cause infection in dogs, and can be contagious to other species as well, including humans. In healthy dogs, with un-compromised immune systems, this infection often doesn't cause symptoms or complications. If a dog is weakened by other factors, giardia may multiply and cause diarrhea which appears greasy, is oddly colored and has a very offensive odor. The digestive system will malfunction due to the infection, preventing proper absorption of important nutrients. This may cause weight loss, despite a normal appetite or eating habits, so it’s imperative to address your dog’s diet and immune system.
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3 Cancer fighters:

June 3, 2018 // Canine
hemp
these 3 should be in your diet and your dog's!
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The MicroBiome & Health

June 2, 2018 // Canine
bicrobiome
Inside your dog’s digestive tract (and yours), is something called a microbiome. The microbiome is a colony of bacteria that live throughout your dog’s body. But the largest – and most important – colony lives in your dog’s intestines and gut.
The micro-biome might not seem like a big deal, but it’s a vital part of your dog’s body. In fact, those bacteria outnumber your dog’s own cells by 10 to 1. And there are 100 trillion of these organisms in the gut alone.
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I arrived at the store worried over my Arabian gelding who was reluctant to walk. The staff at Bridger realized just how unlikely this sounded for an Arabian type  horse and suggested that I immediately put the horse in a dry lot in case it was starting to founder. They were absolutely right! Bridger A.N. saved me and my horse weeks of heart-ache, thank you soooo much!
Charlene S.

Contact Us: call 406-586-3026 or email below

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If you have questions, concerns, are curious about what we carry, or are interested in scheduling a health consultation or assessment for your animal — fill out the contact form below with as much information as you can. For an periodic newsletter about animal health, including tips and recipes, sign up for our newsletter! You can also visit our stores to get personalized help from one of our amazing staff members.

We have two locations: 
  • 501 Evergreen Dr. in Bozeman
  • 186 Garden Drive #101 in Four Corners. 
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