Great Pet Food Storage Containers

Dry food is the easiest food to give to your pet, as it’s generally less expensive and more convenient to use. You can save money by buying it in bulk, but when you do, you need to make sure you are storing it properly. Otherwise, the pet food can go stale.

Pet food storage containers keep your pet’s food fresh, delicious, secure and contained. It doesn’t only keep their kibbles safe from weather, dust, bugs or rodents – they add an aspect of organization for any pet parent.

You may think that storing your pet food in regular household storage containers will be fine, but think again. Generic plastic bins may feel smooth, but as the fats and oils from the kibbles rub off and settle on the walls of the bins, they oxidize and get rancid. This can cause molds that are too small to notice. If you’re going to use a plastic bin, use the right one, not just any other container.

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Vittles Vault Airtight Stackable Pet Food Container
IRIS 3-Piece Airtight Pet Food Container Combo
simplehuman Large Pet Food Storage Can, Brushed Stainless Steel
Vittles Vault Stackable
IRIS Premium Airtight Pet Food Storage Containers
Richell Pet Stuff Tower for Food Storage
Buddeez Dispenser for Pet Food and Bird Seed

Vittles Vault Airtight Stackable Pet Food Container

If you have multiple pets in your house, this pet food holder will work for you. This features a highly stackable design, with mouth positioned at an angle facing forward. This way, you will have no problem when you stack a couple as you can still gain access to the bottom one without having to remove the container above it. It features an airtight spinning lock system, so ensures that the dry food will remain fresh, while assuring that your pet can’t get an easy access to it. The handles are ergonomic and comfortable to use.

This container is made of premium-quality, BPA-free, BPS-free food grade material.  You can avail it in 40-lbs. or 60-lbs. capacity. The 40-lbs. variant can be purchased single, or a as a pack of two or five.

Pros:

  • Heavy duty container
  • Airtight, lock-down double gaskets
  • Easy spin lid positioned at 45-degree angle for easy access
  • Ergonomic handles
  • Stackable (but recommended for two containers only)
  • Made of food-grade materials

Cons:

  • Not transparent or translucent
  • Not so stable when stacked at full capacity

IRIS 3-Piece Airtight Pet Food Container Combo

This three-piece pet food container combo that offers a novel solution for your pet storage needs. This package comes with a 33-quart food container, a 12-quart container and a 2-cup scoop. These containers can offer organization options, in case you have two different pets with different pet food. You may store kibbles for one pet for both containers, and you can bring the smaller one everywhere when you travel with your pet. You may also use the smaller container for storing canned food while the larger keeps your kibbles at bay. It’s all up to you!

Both containers have airtight seals and snap lock latches to keep pet food dry and secure. These are BPA-free, and the larger container comes with casters for easy mobility. The lids of this pet food container is available in many fun colors such as blue moon, pink, red, seafoam, pine green, green, everglade, navy blue, chrome and dark gray.

Pros:

  • Dual container in different sizes
  • Airtight, easy latch lock
  • Comes with scoop
  • Casters included
  • Wide range of colors to choose from

Cons:

  • Not the sturdiest material
  • Airtight seal not the best

simplehuman Large Pet Food Storage Can, Brushed Stainless Steel

Looking for a heavy-duty stainless steel pet food container? This large pet food storage can is right for you. It has a high-end, brushed stainless steel finish, giving it a high-class look that can match modern interiors. Besides the aesthetic benefits, it offers a lot of high points. It comes with a BPA-free interior liner that is removable to make it easy to clean. The included scoop is mounted inside of the lid with a magnet. It comes with a heavy-duty handle clamp that locks the container tight. It even has built-in rear wheels to make it easy to move around the house.

You can avail this storage can in 25-, 30- or 40-litter capacity. It’s an expensive container, but you can get a superbly durable and healthier storage option with this one.  

Pros:

  • Stainless steel finish
  • Hygienic, sturdy and elegant
  • BPA-free, removable inner bucket
  • Comes with magnetic, lid-mounted scoop
  • Built-in rear wheels
  • Airtight seal and lock-tight handles

Cons:

  • Expensive
  • You can only see how much kibble is left by opening the can

Vittles Vault Stackable

Another quality entry from Vittles Vault, this pet food container is an airtight and moisture-proof pet food container. It comes with the recognizable lid that has large, ergonomic handles. It’s made of heavy-duty, food-grade, BPA-free plastic that has grooves at the side to make it easy to lift. It has a stackable design, but unlike the earlier Vittles Vault product on this list, you won’t be able to access the food at the bottom with this one.

This container can certainly keep your pet food fresh and pest-free with its lock-down double gaskets and heavy-duty construction. You can buy it in 5-lb, 30-lb, 50-lb and 80-lb containers.

Pros:

  • Stackable
  • Airtight, with lock-down double gaskets
  • BPA-free, food-grade plastic
  • Ergonomic handles
  • Heavy duty and chew resistant
  • Available in different sizes

Cons:

  • Lid can occasionally cross-thread
  • No channel for ensuring that stacked boxes will fit together securely

IRIS Premium Airtight Pet Food Storage Containers

This IRIS Premium container is a bit more expensive than the earlier IRIS food storage. Yes it doesn’t have the extra smaller container and a free scoop, but it comes with a more durable and rigid construction. It’s made of a BPA-free plastic material and comes with an even tighter seal. Its snap-tight latch keeps the moisture and pests out and keeps the freshness in. It is tapered so it’s easy to clean and scoop from.

The body of this pet food container is translucent, so you can quickly see how much food you got left. It even has a rolling caster wheels to make it easy to move around in the house. It is available in sizes that can contain dry foods of 15 quarts (no wheels), 22 pounds, 42 pounds and 55 pounds. The lids are also available in colors such as almond, forest green, white and smoke.

Pros:

  • Airtight, easy latch lock
  • Durable construction
  • BPA-free plastic
  • Comes with caster wheels
  • 4 colors to choose from

Cons:

  • Airtight seal not the best

Richell Pet Stuff Tower for Food Storage

If you have a limited storage space, this slim, food storage tower might be your best option. You can even use it as a convenient “pet center” as you can store dry kibbles, canned food, treats and toys all in here. It comes with two bins that can hold 8 pounds of kibble each, if you’ll use it only for dry food storage. The bins tilt back to the tower when closed, lowering its footprint when not in use. Both bins have snap-lock lids that keeps the food fresh. There’s a foot pedal below for an easy access to the lower bin.

This storage tower comes with a 1.5 food scoop. There are also side hooks that you can use to keep pet leashes and bags within easy reach.

Pros:

  • Space-saving design
  • Foot pedal
  • Comes with scoop
  • Can be mounted to wall
  • Side hooks for hanging leashes

Cons:

  • Smaller capacity than other pet storage containers
  • Airtight seal not the best
  • Bins cannot be removed for cleaning
  • Bins don’t stay open on their own while scooping

Buddeez Dispenser for Pet Food and Bird Seed

Looking like a gigantic water pitcher, this pet food dispenser provides an ingenious way of pouring dry kibbles to your pet’s food bowl. Simply flip the lid, hold the dispenser by the handle at the side, and tip it over to your dog’s bowl for easy pouring. You don’t also have to remove the food from the original packaging – thanks to its bag gripper lid mechanism –so you can ensure its long-lasting freshness.

This pet food container is made of a durable, BPA-free, FDA-approved food safe materials, so you can pour out your pet food in here with no worries. It even comes with a secure, lockable measuring cup. This 8-gallon storage dispenser can handle 22 lbs. of dog food, 25 lbs. of cat food, or 32 lbs. of bird seed.

Pros:

  • Convenient design
  • Two ways to pour
  • Heavy-duty, BPA-free construction
  • Bag gripper lid
  • Airtight and secure lock

Cons:

  • Pour spot has no tight seal