Pet Food & Treats

Pet Food & Treat Dryer Manufacturer

HeatTek has been a leader for years in providing dryers and ovens. Our knowledge and experience are directly applicable to the pet food and treats industry. Therefore, we offer a number of solutions for every pet food application, including custom designs to fit your unique needs.

Custom Oven Designs

At HeatTek, we specialize in custom oven design and production.  Whether you require conveyor ovens, walk in ovens, or batch ovens, we can deliver. While the type of oven required will largely depend on production volume and processing time, we can handle pet food production volumes from small to massive. 

Applications and Processes

We have the answers for all aspects of manufacturing in the pet food industry. Here are a few examples of the niches we serve with our quality, custom products: 

  • Rawhide
  • Natural pet foods
  • Extruded pet treats
  • Dehydration
  • Moisture removal 

We offer pet food dryer systems, such as a pet food & treat drying conveyor oven that gradually warm treats to remove moisture while providing you with full control of the humidity levels if this is necessary. This ensures your product ends up with the correct amount of moisture. Our equipment control temperature and humidity using the most accurate controls which provide the highest operating efficiency thus lowering your operating costs.    

Pet Food and Treat Equipment Options

No two customers are exactly alike in their products or needs. That’s why we at HeatTek have a multitude of options to fit your production goals. 

For example, for a heat source, you can choose from:

  • Steam
  • Natural Gas
  • LPG
  • Electric

Available production methods include: 

  • Continuous Tow-Line Conveyor
  • Conveyor Belt
  • Batch Style 

For cooling of your equipment: 

  • Automated
  • Forced Air Cooling
  • Chilled Air Cooling

Pet Food Equipment Rebuilds

Outdated equipment can slow down your production and cause bottlenecks. Old equipment may also present safety issues. HeatTek can help.

We can modernize your obsolete equipment with contemporary safety features, control interfaces, conveyors, and other technology. You’ll experience more efficient production, less downtown, and gain a competitive edge with our custom rebuilds.

Support Services 

HeatTek is much more than just an equipment provider. We also give you full support. This includes training, installation, start-up, maintenance, and spare parts. We’re with you each step of the way because your success is our success.