According to the National Retail Federation, Americans are expected to spend $18.9 billion on Valentine’s Day, with $703 million of that sum spent on their pets.
Retailers can play a role in fighting pet dental disease by offering an array of dental health products.
With the Super Bowl coming up on Sunday, pets can get in the spirit with football-themed products that show off their love of the game.
Registration is now open for SuperZoo 2016, which is produced by the World Pet Association (WPA) and will be held from August 1 to 4 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV.
Petco has severed its ties to Holmes Chinchilla Ranch and Other Small Animals, Inc. amid a U.S. Department of Agriculture investigation into the conditions at the storage facility where thousands of small animals are housed. Petco stated on January 19 that the small-animal dealer “did not meet our animal care standards.” Federal investigators spent several [...]
Oxbow Animal Health has announced the recipients of its 2015 Oxbow Animal Health Rescue Grants.
PIJAC President and CEO Mike Bober has issued a response to Las Vegas City Council’s vote narrowly approving a proposed ordinance outlawing the retail sale of puppies, kittens and pot-bellied pigs.
WellPet, manufacturer of natural and pet health-focused pet foods, has acquired Sojos, a family-owned company manufacturing raw, freeze-dried pet food.
Animal Supply Company, a national distributor of pet food and supplies, has named distribution and consumer products veteran Donald P. McIntyre its new chief executive officer, effective February 1, 2016.
Judging by the respondents to the 2015-2016 Pet Age Retailer Survey, the pet industry is in great health.
Trupanion, a medical insurance provider for cats and dogs, delivered six tons of dog and cat food to Seattle Humane Society, Everett Animal Shelter and The Humane Society of Tacoma and Pierce County throughout December.
Governor Cuomo signed into law SB 5946, which amends Article 26 (Miscellaneous) of the NY General Business Laws and requires pet dealers to provide access to digital or written instructions on the care of all small animals sold.
An American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) study found that more than 1 million households are re-homing their pets each year.
According to a survey about holiday shopping habits conducted by LoyaltyOne Consulting, 18 percent of shoppers said they would shop on Christmas if possible.
While dogs have long been the most popular pet in the United States, cats are the pet of choice for many in the millennial generation, according to a survey conducted by Nestlé Purina.