The Made-in-the-USA trend continues to gain steam in the pet care market, where consumers equate domestic sourcing as a clear sign of product quality and safety.
The continued availability of pets is under threat, posing a serious problem for all sectors of the industry. To secure their future, retailers, manufacturers and industry associations must come together to tell the public their side of the story.
As going green becomes mainstream, reusing unwanted materials to create unique pet products allows manufacturers to become creative – and pet parents to sleep soundly.
The very real problem posed by substandard breeders and shelters will never be addressed effectively unless the pet industry and animal-welfare groups can come together for the good of the animals in question.
With the release of the new movie Finding Dory, the pet industry has an opportunity to educate the public on fish keeping, environmental stewardship and the need to protect the aquarium hobby.
With a wide assortment of healthy, natural treats and chews, Pet ’n Shape has been “Serving Happiness to People and Pets” for more than a decade.
Len Horowitz, founder and CEO of 4 Paws Tech, discusses how his company is making dogs “beautiful by day and visible by night.”
Sara Kuris-Morgan, founder and CEO of Frenchie’s Kitchen, discusses how her company’s human-grade, made-in-the-USA diets meet the demands of today’s discerning pet owners.
Offering allergen-free foods and helping the community has been a winning formula for TailsSpin.
Keeping up with the latest developments in pet nutrition is essential for retailers who want to successfully drive dog and cat food sales.
With more emphasis on pet health, dietary supplements are quickly becoming a major profit center for retailers.
Brushing a pet’s teeth is nobody’s idea of a good time. Luckily, there is a wide range of alternative oral care solutions available to today’s pet owners.
Pet healthcare items can help consumers perform first aid and apply other remedies.
While ownership of reptiles, birds and small mammals may not be as prevalent as dog and cat ownership in U.S. households, these small pets can mean big profits for retailers that offer the right nutritional products.
Franchise operations have proven to be a force in the world of pet retailing, thanks to the valuable guidance that they provide to storeowners and the consistent experience they offer shoppers.
Dog owners want to participate in summer outdoor activities, and retailers and manufacturers are helping pups stay safe.
By encouraging customers to have their animals microchipped, retailers and service providers can promote responsible pet ownership and help cast our industry in a positive light.
In order to cultivate a loyal customer base, pet store employees must first know what they are really selling.
Bobbi Panter, owner of Bobbi Panter Pet Products, discusses her recent partnership with Antwan André Patton, better known as Big Boi from the hip-hop duo Outkast.
Today’s pet bowls, diners and feeders do more than just hold food and water. They play a big role in keeping dogs healthy, encouraging activity and providing peace of mind for pet owners.