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Pet Valu Holds Third Annual Come Clean for Cancer Fundraiser

Pet Valu, a specialty retailer of premium pet food, treats, toys and accessories, donated all proceeds from its dog-wash stations to the Animal Cancer Foundation (ACF) on May 14-15.  The fundraiser, Come Clean for Cancer, was held at all Pet Valu locations across the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest.  ACF supports comparative oncology research focused on […]...

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American Kennel Club Announces Launch of AKC Canine College

The American Kennel Club (AKC), the world’s largest purebred registry and advocate for dogs, announced the launch of its online learning platform, the AKC Canine College. The Canine College is an initiative that will allow the AKC to extend learning and certification opportunities to individuals without limitations of geography and time.  Dog breeders, judges, groomers, […]...

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New Law Allows Californians to Rescue Pets from Hot Cars

According to the Associated Press, Gov. Jerry Brown has signed into law a bill that allows Californians to rescue animals trapped in hot cars without fear of prosecution. The bill lets citizens smash car windows to set pets free as long as there is no other way to rescue them. Rescuers can break into the […]...

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Petplan Launches First Fully Customizable Pet Insurance

To celebrate its 10th year, Petplan, an insurance provider for pets, has re-launched its pet insurance products in the United States and Canada with the industry’s first fully customizable pet insurance plan. The company credits XL Specialty Insurance Company, an XL Catlin Insurance company and Petplan’s new underwriting partner, for making the launch possible. According […]...

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Blue Buffalo Breaks Ground On Manufacturing and R&D Facility in Richmond, IN

Blue Buffalo Company (Nasdaq: BUFF) announced the construction of its new Heartland Pet Food manufacturing and R&D facility on 89 acres in Richmond, Indiana. “We are proud to be expanding our U.S. pet food manufacturing and R&D capabilities here in Richmond, Indiana,” said Bill Bishop, chairman and founder of Blue Buffalo. “Richmond and surrounding communities […]...

Blue Buffalo Breaks Ground On Manufacturing and R&D Facility in Richmond, IN

Blue Buffalo Company (Nasdaq: BUFF) announced the construction of its new Heartland Pet Food manufacturing...

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CATS & DOGS

Cats Feline in Winter Winter is approaching and that means changing activity levels for cats. This is a great opportunity to switch out inventory and freshen up displays with new products that keep crepuscular... Read More →
Dogs Thinking Outside the Bag Dealing with waste is one of the least favorite but most important tasks for any dog owner. Whether it’s addressing accidents in the house, cleaning up the yard or stopping... Read More →

REPTILES & FISH

Reptiles Herp-itats are Hot It’s been said that home is where the heart is. But for pet store retailers, reptile homes are where the heart of your herp-related sales can come from. That’s because,... Read More →
Fish Good and Simple Fish food in flake form has been on shelves of retail establishments for more than 60 years. The thin wafers filled with nutritious elements fish need provide the ultimate in... Read More →

BIRDS & SMALL ANIMALS

Birds As Mother Nature Intended There is a reason people prefer the real thing to items like imitation crab meat, silk flowers and cubic zirconia: You simply can’t improve upon nature. If birds could talk,... Read More →
Small Animals Profiting from Pocket Pets They say a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. But a furry friend that fits in the palm of your hand can be worth even more... Read More →

NATURAL & GROOM/BOARD

Natural Exotic Edibles The world of pet food has changed dramatically over the past 20 years, much of which can be related to an increase in humanization of pets. Consumers are becoming more... Read More →
Groom/Board Brushing Up Combs and brushes provide the foundation for the at-home groomer’s kit. Although there is tremendous variety among consumers and the demands they place on the tools, there are a few... Read More →

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