I was fortunate enough to spend a day being inspired and educated by thought leaders of pet world at the second annual Purina Better With Pets Summit.
The conference was held in Hartford, Conn. on October 15-18. Almost 900 training professionals and pet care specialists attended and participated in educational opportunities for a combined total of more than 75 assorted seminars, panel discussions, workshops and day-long certification classes.
Fromm’s Columbus, Wis. Manufacturing facility has unveiled a new production line.
Fetch…for pets! has entered a license agreement with Small Dog Wonders Bakery LLC for their Bistro Bites all-natural dog treats.
Central Garden & Pet’s Board of Directors unanimously concluded that it will not pursue two proposals received from Harbinger Group Inc.
The Company’s products have been verified by the ATTIA for containing Pure Australian Tea Tree Oil.
The North American Reptile Breeders Conference and Trade Show took place Oct. 11-12, 2014 in Tinley Park, Ill.
Top breeders brought their top projects and showcased them to the general public as well as other breeders. Television personalities also made an appearance such as Mark O’Shea of O’Shea’s Big Adventure and Nigel Marvin.
The Pod is a tracking device that uses GPS technology and attaches to a pet’s collar to allow instant location of the animal from a phone. It also tracks their activity and fitness levels.
The site has a new look and features easier navigation and updated content.
Petland raised over $52,000 last October to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s treatment and research, more than doubling its contribution from 2012.
Petmate helped ensure all transported pets were safe and comfortable on their life-saving trip by providing travel carriers, harnesses, collars and leads.
International Pet Group has promoted Parris Jade Hall to brand manager.
Oxbow Animal Health has hired Jaren Rief as quality operations specialist.
Nature’s Logic’s full line of products will now be distributed by Independent Pet Supply of Snohomish, Wash.
Allcott, a Pet Adventures Worldwide Inc brand is now a sponsor of the Animal Behavior College’s Dog Obedience Program.