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Crazy for Catnip

Retailers should take advantage of the vast variety of catnip and cat grass options to please finicky felines.

Nutrition Addiction

Although the animals may be small, their nutritional needs are big.

Eye-Catching Design

Retailers should take a cue from these successful pet specialty stores when establishing a merchandising plan for their shops.

How Manuka Honey is Changing the Grooming Category

This amazing ingredient has already proven to bring a host of benefits to health and beauty products formulated for humans. Now Cardinal Pet Care is bringing those benefits to our four-legged friends with its EcoBath Manuka Honey line.

Red, White and Chew

The Made in the USA trend is putting the patriotism back in pet supplies.

Herd Mentality

Antlers and other dog chews are gaining popularity as consumers seek a variety of long-lasting chews.

A Recipe for Success

Woof Gang Bakery & Grooming Midland does its part to support a growing national franchise.

Sales Action Ahead

Sales of interactive dog toys and puzzles are ramping up, invigorated by pet owners wishing to keep their dogs entertained and happy, making this category a profitable one for pet specialty retailers.

Traditional Diets Are On Trend

Due to the specific dietary needs of cats, finding nutritious products that optimize feline health can be challenging for consumers and retailers.

Building a Better Tomorrow

Sustainability is a growing trend that aims to create an eco-friendly future. But what does it actually entail?

Well Dressed Dogs

Fashion is a dog-eat-dog world. Industry experts weigh in on the latest pup apparel trends and category changes.

Independent Evolution

This rising star in pet retail is bringing together some of the industry’s top chains and arming them with the resources needed to succeed in a fast-changing marketplace.

For the Pets Who Have Everything

Gifts provide fun, incremental purchases during the holidays and year-round.

Branching Out

As more consumers become concerned about the origin of their pet’s food, retailers should educate themselves on countries that have safe alternatives to products sourced in the United States.

Preventative Measures in Pet First-Aid

Whether it’s time to treat non-life-threatening injuries or serious trauma, emergency planning for pets should include preparation for any situation before it happens.

A Family Affair

Agri Feed Pet Supply prides itself on offering exceptional customer service and has a passion for giving back to the community and donating to charity. These factors have helped this family-owned pet store withstand the test of time since 1976.

Staying the Course

Grain-free dog products continue their growth; but to keep the momentum going, pet specialty retailers must get actively involved by responding to customer concerns and helping them select the best options.

A Day at the Spa

Retailers can benefit from stocking spa product for dogs and cats, so owners can treat their four-legged friends in their own homes.

Clawing to the Top

With cats’ growing popularity, retailers would be smart to invest in crucial feline-focused products like scratchers and climbers.

Holiday Hustle

How stores are preparing displays for the holiday season.
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