As technology becomes a necessary part of everyday life, pet product manufacturers have found various ways to integrate it into the ways humans interact with their pets.
Stephen Trachtenberg, president of Chasing Our Tails, discusses how his company is innovating the treats and chews category with single-ingredient chews that are made and sourced in the U.S.
Knowing how to address and diffuse a conflict creates a more cohesive and understanding work environment.
A lot of time can be wasted in the grooming salon, whether it's from idle chit-chat or late drop-offs/pick-ups. To keep things running smoothly, it's all about increasing efficiency.
The duty of cleaning up after pets is a labor of love, but consumers want cleaning formulas that will safely ease the burden of solving stain and odor issues.
After spending the past 33 years building a reputation as one of the premier pet specialty retailers in the Pacific Northwest, the 23-store Pet Pros chain stands poised for a new era of growth built on the foundation of its “four pillars” of natural, healthy products, education, fun and community.
The Ethical Products team discusses how its longtime commitment to independent pet retailers has influenced the launch of its Fieldcrest Farms natural chews.
After 31 years in the pet industry, Loving Pets founder and president Eric Abbey understands the industry from the inside out.
Pet Pros prioritizes taking good care of its employees.
The 2019 Retailer of the Year learned how to manage e-commerce to keep up with buyer trends.
Jacinthe Moreau, president of the World Pet Association, explains why this year’s SuperZoo is a must-attend event for retailers, pet care professionals and vendors alike.
Retailers can play a vital role in saving the lives of pets by helping customers build an effective plan for dealing with natural disasters.
Today's feline-owning shoppers are gravitating toward products that are not only effective, but also environmentally friendly and safe for their pets.
Helping customers achieve salon-quality results at home is easy when you know what products to carry and recommend.
Retailers can see success if they properly acquire, display and maintain freshwater fish and aquariums.
Fire-Bellied Frogs are often overlooked in the herptile industry, but it’s time hobbyists gave these fun frogs a second glance.
Nutritious products with fewer ingredients and simple formulas are growing in demand as pet parents want to treat their animals to occasional snacks throughout the day.
With a general idea about the benefits these products can provide, retailers can capitalize on the increased demand.
Meat is essential for dogs, but high-protein diets limiting fruit and veggies may fall short when it comes to promoting their health and well being.
Free online training from Pet Store Pro and PIDA builds skills to increase growth.