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By: Maggie Marton  –  August 6, 2014
Technology is expanding the dog door options.
By: Sandy Robins  –  August 5, 2014
Packaging and ingredients drive dog treat sales.

Travel Must-Haves

No matter what the mode of transportation, some products are universally necessary.


Having Fun In the Sun

One of the most important factors with water-related product purchases is safety.


Versatile Accessories Make Car, Plane Travel Easy

More consumers are looking for simple solutions to make traveling with pets a breeze.


Fashion Forward

Pet Fashion is taking its cue from consumer trends


Hitting the Slopes

Cold weather gear keeps pets protected in winter.


A Natural Business Transition

With a background in housewares, creating stylish and functional pet items made sense for the founder of PetRageous.


Humble Beginnings

We recently spoke with Erin Breig, brand management for Rubie’s Pet Shop Boutique—a division of Rubie’s Costume Company, Inc., about pet fashion and how the company got its start.


K9 Fit Club Now Offers Online Certification

K9 Fit Club introduced an online certification program for human/canine fitness certificate.


The Importance of Plush Toys

Plush toys serve a variety of purposes for dogs. Every dog needs a toy box filled with action, distraction and lots of plush comfort toys.


Keeping the Brain as Active as the Body

Enrichment toys provide the mental stimulation that dogs need.

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Dogswell Surprises Office With Dog Takeover

Find out what happens when Dogswell unleashed over 20 dogs and puppies on an unsuspecting office in New York City to celebrate Take Your Dog to Work Day.


Bringing a Pet to Work Reduces Stress

How “Petiquette” policies can improve health.

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Media Attention Helps Independent Retailers

PetSmart and Petco’s decision to pull treats made in China off their shelves is something many independent pet retailers did a long time ago.


What’s Trending in Dog Carriers

When it comes to carriers, customers look for fashion, safety and value.


Just Saying No Doesn’t Always Work

Training aids can help customers create a positive relationship with their pet.

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