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Featured: British Exhibitors to Unveil New Products at Global Pet Expo

Several leading British suppliers of pet care products will be exhibiting their latest innovations on the British pavilion or individually at other booths at Global Pet Expo in Orlando, Florida, from March 22 to 24. The British exhibitor group is being organized for the seventh year running by the UK’s pet trade association, PetQuip. Among […]

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AKC to Open the Brick and Mortar AKC Canine Retreat

The American Kennel Club (AKC) announced that its new pet care space, AKC Canine Retreat, will have its grand opening in New York City on February 11. Located in the exclusive VIA 57WEST building at 625 West 57th St., the space is AKC’s venture into the premium pet care market. This initiative marks a new […] Read More →

Registration is Open for Professional Animal Care Certification Council’s Certified Professional Animal Care Provider Exam

The Professional Animal Care Certification Council (PACCC) has announced that registration for the next Certified Professional Animal Care Provider (CPACP) exam is now open. The next exam will be offered February 11-25, 2017. The deadline to register is January 26, 2017. Pet care professionals are invited to learn more and register for the exam here. […] Read More →

Safe Rx Announces Veterinary Distribution Agreement with Leading Animal Health Distributor

Safe Rx LLC has entered into a distribution agreement with Jorgensen Labs, Inc., a leading specialty distributor to the animal health market. Under the agreement, Jorgensen will market and distribute Safe Rx, locking prescription vials (LPVs) throughout North America and overseas. “This agreement enables Safe Rx to access the animal health market immediately through a partner […] Read More →

Fox Sports Announces its Team of Broadcasters for the 2017 Westminster Dog Show

With little more than a month until the world’s top dogs converge upon New York City’s Madison Square Garden to vie for the coveted title of best in show, FOX Sports has named its team of broadcasters who present the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show on FS1 for the first time ever. Also announced were […] Read More →

Deepwater Aquatics now the Exclusive North American Distributor for One COVE, X Marine and Aquabee

Representatives with Deepwater Aquatics announced last week that the company is now the exclusive North American distributor for One COVE, X Marine and Aquabee pumps. “We’re very excited to represent One COVE, X Marine and Aquabee products” said Dean Tapper, vice president of sales for Deepwater Aquatics, a company that was officially opened in 2007 […] Read More →

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Do the Right Thing

Pet Age recently spoke with Nancy Bleznak, owner of Medford Pet Supplies in Medford, New Jersey, about navigating changes that have allowed the store to thrive in today’s industry. Q When did you first open Medford Pet Supplies, and how has it evolved over the years? A Medford Pet Supplies opened in November 1994 in […] Read More →

2016-2017 Pet Age Retailer Report: Trends Old and New

As the industry closes the chapter on 2016 and sets its sights on a new year, players from all corners of the market can look back fondly on a year that seemed, overall, profitable and full of positive change. To gain a more in-depth understanding of independent retailers and the state of their businesses, Pet […] Read More →

Educate Your Team

By Doug Poindexter When I first entered the industry as a tropical fish hobbyist more than 40 years ago, it was very much family run, particularly on the retail side. Today, in the U.S. alone, pet retail is a more than $60 billion industry with pet products in almost every retail setting you can imagine. […] Read More →

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The Lehigh Valley Pet Expo

January 27 - January 29
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