Will Henry


Director of R&D


Extru-Tech Inc.

Presentation description:

Best practices for producing functional, clean-label pet treats Henry delves into common challenges in formulating and processing pet treats, including addressing palatability vs. clean-label issues. He also provides an understanding of the treat processing profile, how that differs from producing “brown and round” kibble diets and how to troubleshoot common production problems to ensure pleasing pet treat aesthetics in terms of appearance, texture and taste.


Will Henry has been an integral part of the pet food extrusion industry for more than 20 years. For the past 15+ years, his focus has been in the area of research, both in the refinement of the single screw extruder production architecture and the development/investigation of new product development for the pet food market. Henry holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Kansas State University.