By: Erik J. Martin  –  October 9, 2014
Bugs and worms top the reptile menu at pet stores.
By: Sandy Robins  –  October 8, 2014
Bright colors are popular pet collar choices.

Blog: Better with Pets Summit

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.

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APDT Holds Annual Conference and Trade Show

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 Family Foods Celebrates Growth

Fromm’s Columbus, Wis. Manufacturing facility has unveiled a new production line.


Fetch…for pets! Acquires Bistro Bites

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 Will Not Pursue Proposals

Central Garden & Pet’s Board of Directors unanimously concluded that it will not pursue two proposals received from Harbinger Group Inc.


Kanberra Products Are Now Certified

The Company’s products have been verified by the ATTIA for containing Pure Australian Tea Tree Oil.

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Photos: North American Reptile Breeders Conference

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.


New GPS Tracking Device Now Being Crowdfunded

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.


In Clover Launches New Website

The site has a new look and features easier navigation and updated content.


Petland Raises $52,000 for St. Jude

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 Partners with Pilots N Paws to Save 300 Dogs

Petmate helped ensure all transported pets were safe and comfortable on their life-saving trip by providing travel carriers, harnesses, collars and leads.


IPG Promotes Hall to Brand Manager

International Pet Group has promoted Parris Jade Hall to brand manager.


Oxbow Hires Quality Operations Specialist

Oxbow Animal Health has hired Jaren Rief as quality operations specialist.


Nature’s Logic Has New Distributor

Nature’s Logic’s full line of products will now be distributed by Independent Pet Supply of Snohomish, Wash.


Alcott Sponsors ABC’s Dog Obedience Program

Allcott, a Pet Adventures Worldwide Inc brand is now a sponsor of the Animal Behavior College’s Dog Obedience Program.

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