Pet Age


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By: Jason Kamery  –  April 2, 2014
Pairing a customer with the perfect pet can be made easier when the proper questions are asked.
By: Jason Kamery  –  March 6, 2014
How star-backed brands can help sell more products in your store.

Growing the Ferret Category

Marshall Pet Products celebrates anniversary, continues as leader in the industry.

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Pet Advocate Takes Top Honors at Conference

We recently talked with Darleen Wheelington, who was named Woman of the Year at the inaugural Women In the Pet Industry Network Conference.

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Beating the Competition

As the economy continues to grow, retailers are looking at how to best the competition.


Profits Are Up

Profits are up overall, while grain-free food, aquatics see boost in sales.


Retailers Cannot Afford to Ignore This Growing Category

Although it started small, reptiles have quickly become a popular segment in the pet industry.


Following the Human Health Trend

When done well, remedies and supplements can lead to repeat customers, increased revenue.


Changing Perspective

PetSafe uses bloggers to learn more about the pet consumer, and works to build a strong relationship with these influencers.


Going Beyond The Traditional Holidays

Events throughout the year can lead to increase in sales with just a little advanced planning.


Clipping Nails Ranks at Top of Customer Requests

Properly manicured claws are important to an animal’s health.

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Functional, Fashionable and Fun

Dog clothing has become a popular year-round item to carry.


Food Follows Human Trends

Healthy ingredients like kale and spinach are popping up in dog food.


Zeroing In On Aquatics

Hybrid show brings retailers, hobbyists and consumers together to learn about the industry.

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Push to Allow Pets on Amtrak

Congressional, pet industry leaders join forces to push legislation that would allow pets on Amtrak.


Reeling In the Big Sharks

EXCLUSIVE: PetPaint’s Abe Geary drops a line on ABC’s hit TV show “Shark Tank,” but did anyone take the bait?


Cat Travel Made Simple

Innovations in carriers, harnesses and other products are making cat travel more popular.

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