Pet Age Magazine Staff
PetSafe brand has donated $8,000 to Union County Humane Society (UCHS) to help with the cost of veterinary services needed for the 136 dogs rescued earlier this month from hoarders in Union County, Tenn.
According to Central Veterinary Associates, Primal Pet Foods is voluntarily recalling a single batch production code of Feline Turkey Raw Frozen Formula 3-pound bag.
Vital Essentials is conducting a campaign where they have invited retailers and pet owners to cast their vote for the next three treats to be added to the current six-item Freeze-Dried Vital Treats line-up.
This new line of quality tank tops and flounce dresses for dogs features edgy expressions and cute designs. They are comfortable for dogs and provide protection from harmful UV rays. Completely made in the U.S.A. www.DaisyandLucy.com
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Snuggle Pet Products LLC, makers of the SnugglePuppies, has changed their name to Smart Pet Love.
K9 Advantix II from Bayer and K9s For Warriors launched a three month campaign that will enable dog owners to support Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans and shelter dogs.
Michele Helwig Nelson of Castle Rock, Colo., has won the third annual contest, held each spring, to design a cover for the Women in the Pet Industry Network’s (WIPIN) semi-annual magazine for and about women in the pet industry.
Soft, fun and huggable toys for dogs that features flat seatbelt seams, reinforced stitching and plenty of stuffing. Each has an Invincibles squeaker that will continue to squeak even if punctured so the dog can keep having fun with the toy. www.outwardhound.com
Piscine Energetics was named business of the year and manufacturer of the year by the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce in Vernon, British Columbia.
Emancipet is expanding to Houston, its first location outside Central Texas, thanks to a new partnership with the City of Houston.
This year’s Cardinal Grooming Awards will feature a prize of $1000 for each winner of the six categories.
Blue Buffalo has become the official sponsor of DockDogs, the competitive dock jumping performance sport for dogs of any shape, size or breed.
Andis has selected Michell Evans as the 2015 Groomer of the Year.
Petnet has entered into an agreement to acquire SlimDoggy Inc., giving Petnet access to SlimDoggy’s pet food database and patent pending technology which the company plans to incorporate into its “Smart” line of pet products.