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By: Sandy Robins  –  September 1, 2015
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Halo, Purely for Pets Appoints Myron Lyskanycz Its New CEO

Halo, Purely for Pets has appointed Myron Lyskanycz its new chief executive officer.


West Paw Design Named a Best Small Company by Forbes Magazine

West Paw Design has been recognized as one of the best small companies in the U.S. by Forbes Magazine.


PetPaint Announces New Distributor Relationship With Ryan’s Pet Supply

PetPaint, a clinically tested colored furspray for dogs, has announced a new partnership with Ryan’s Pet Supply, a wholesale distributor of professional grooming and pet supplies.


Phillips Announces National Distribution of Nulo FreeStyle

Phillips Pet Food & Supplies has announced a national distribution partnership with Nulo FreeStyle dog and cat food, now available exclusively for independent retail.


Santalis Pharmaceuticals Completes Spin-Off of Roxys Remedies

Santalis Pharmaceuticals announced the launch of its spin-off of Roxy’s Remedies, Inc., a new brand of natural luxury grooming products for dogs with sensitive skin.


Study Reveals Insights into 2014′s U.S. Pet Spending Demographics

A study published by Pet Business Professor has identified that white metro area dwellers, homeowners, households of two or more and those with an income of over $30,000 per year generated 80 percent of pet spending in the U.S. in 2014.


Paradise 4 Paws Pet Resort to Assume Operations of Petco’s Pooch Hotel

Paradise 4 Paws, which operates pet resorts for dogs and cats, will assume the operations and management of Petco’s Pooch Hotel brand.


Purina Pro Plan Launches $1 Million Westminster Dog Show Bracket Challenge

Purina Pro Plan will host a $1 Million Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show Bracket Challenge, the first-ever bracket challenge for a canine competition, to give dog-lovers and sporting enthusiasts alike a new way to participate.


Benni & Penni to Relaunch Line of Treats at Global Pet Expo

Benni & Penni natural jerky treats for dogs will relaunch during Global Pet Expo, where the Hillside Farms brand will introduce new products, new packaging and new merchandising programs.


Three Largest Pet Product Distributors Acquired by SwedenCare

SV Distribution, wholesale distributor of quality pet products, today announced the acquisition by SDC SwedenCare AB of Sweden, the manufacturer of ProDen PlaqueOff.


Pet Age to Give Away SnugglyCat Ripple Rug Via Instagram Freebie Friday

Readers can follow @petagemag on Instagram for the chance to win a SnugglyCat RippleRug activity mat for cats.


Butler Automatic SP1 Automatic Film Increases Efficiency in Pet Food Packaging

Butler Automatic, the inventor and global leader of automatic splicing solutions, announces that its SP1 Series Automatic Film Splicer is ideally suited towards pet food packaging applications, as it can increase efficiency in packaging operations by eliminating the packaging line downtime caused by manual film roll changes.


PetHub.com Named One of America’s “50 Coolest New Businesses”

PetHub has been recognized by BusinessInsider.com as one of the “50 Coolest New Businesses in America” for 2015.


Los Angeles Contracts Lucy Pet Foundation for Spay and Neuter Services

The Los Angeles Department of Animal Services has awarded the Lucy Pet Foundation a $500,000 per year contract to provide free mobile spay and neuter services to pet owners in low income areas of the city.


Fetching Communications’ Pet Industry Events Calendars Available for Free Download

Fetching Communications, a marketing and public relations agency for pet and veterinary businesses, has released its 2016 Industry Events and Pet Holidays calendars.

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