Pet Age Magazine Staff
Rolf C. Hagen (USA) Corp. today announced a partnership with Universal Pond Supply that makes Universal the master distributor to independent pet retailers for Hagen’s Laguna brand of pond supplies and equipment.
Coastal Pet Products has launched a new and improved website with easier navigation and updated product content. The new site features lifestyle imagery showcasing how Coastal Pet Products enriches the interactions between pets and their owners.
FriendshipCollar, makers of vegan fashion accessories for pets and their owners, announced the pre-order launch of its new luxury Boutique Collection.
Pet Food Experts celebrated the grand opening of its new distribution center in Denver, Pennsylvania on July 7th.
The pet supply distributor’s new Mid-Atlantic hub was welcomed with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Lancaster County officials and members of the local community.
The Dog & Cat World Summit, a free online event beginning on October 1and continuing through October 10, will feature interviews with outstanding veterinarians from both traditional and alternative medicine specialties to inform and inspire pet owners.
Petco Holdings, Inc. is to become public again nine years after the pet store operator was purchased by two private equity firms.
Kicking off on September 24th, the two-week national Fit Pet Challenge encourages owners to make positive health changes for their pet and spreads awareness for the pet obesity epidemic.
We got up close with the Honest Kitchen at SuperZoo 2015.
Crinkly wings on top of a durable toy stuffed with 100 percent organically grown catnip will keep cats engaged and playing for hours. Colored with safe vegetable and soy ink, it’s also the perfect size for cats to bat and kick around. www.duckyworld.com
At-home UTI Test for cats and dogs detects parameters such as blood, leukocytes and nitrite, which are indicators of urinary tract pathology. A positive result will require veterinary care. The PetConfirm system is safe, easy and clean for owners. Results are obtained in minutes after administering the tests. www.confirmbiosciences.com
Petco Holdings Inc is exploring the possibility of being acquired by PetSmart Inc, according to reporting by Reuters. Such a merger would account for 30 percent of U.S. pet specialty supply stores.
The Company of Animals has moved their U.S. headquarters to Davenport, Fla. All of the company’s U.S. inventory has been transferred to the new CenterPoint Enterprise warehouse from their previous location in Bridgeport, Conn.
The Professional Pet Groomers & Stylists Alliance (PPGSA) has released standards for safety and sanitation in the grooming industry. PPGSA formally released the results of a year-long initiative to develop comprehensive safety and sanitation standards that will serve as the grooming industry’s standard of care for pet grooming.
Hartz has been named as the Most Trusted Brand in the pet category in the new Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand Survey. The survey of more than 4,500 Americans nationwide awarded the title of Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand to winners in 40 product categories, including pet brand.
Madra Mór’s founder and president Jacqueline Hynes has been recognized by The Military Working Dog Team Support Association (MWDTSA) for the company’s donations.