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Performance-Enhancing POS

Pet specialty retailers should be sure to take full advantage of the business-boosting features available in today’s leading point-of-sale systems.

Pet Health Is Serious Business

The supplement aisle has become a big profit center as shoppers increasingly turn to pet stores for solutions to common health conditions in dogs and cats.

Traveling in Style and Comfort

Innovations in pet carriers include everything from enhanced safety features to fashionable colors.

Rawhide Rundown

Dogs will salivate over these tasty treats that provide both entertainment and health benefits.

A Bonding Experience

The LADS Pet Supplies open house event fostered valuable industry connections between retailers and their suppliers.

2017 Legislative Year in Review

The pet industry experienced both success and failure in fighting harmful legislation this year while building strong foundations for the future.

The Perfect Partners

A new study conducted by the Pet Industry Distributors Association is revealing what retailers want from their pet product distributors.

Catnip to Please Finicky Felines

Great selection and smart marketing can help retailers take advantage of cats’ recent popularity boost to drive sales in catnip products.

Homey Touches

Herptile retailers should be ready and able to help aesthetics-minded customers transform a bare-bones enclosure into an attractive piece of décor.

Playing Favorites

Retailers should offer a wide variety of toys to help bird owners keep their clever pets happy, entertained and well-behaved.

Food Science

Knowing the fundamentals of nutrition can help retailers better understand food labels and evaluate a diet’s suitability for the different life stages of small pets.

How to Cash In on Small Business Saturday

Five ways pet stores can get a share of the estimated $15.4 billion that will be spent at local businesses on November 25th.

3 Things Your Customers Need to Know About Holiday Pet Safety

Help keep your customers’ holidays merry and bright by providing education and tips about pet safety.

New Partnership Aims to Put Senior Dogs in Forever Homes

To celebrate Adopt a Senior Pet Month, Hill’s Pet Nutrition and Animal Planet launched a web video series that focuses on how older pets are typically overlooked because of their appearance or behavior.

How Harry Potter is Helping Pets Find Forever Homes

Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando in Florida is harnessing the power of Harry Potter to boost adoptions by sorting dogs into four categories inspired by Hogwarts houses.

Can Hiding Products Boost Sales?

Learn how to recognize when too much choice is a bad thing.

3 Ways Pet Stores Can Fight Diabetes in Pets

National Pet Diabetes Awareness Month is the perfect time for retailers to spread awareness and provide resources to pet owners.

Making Waves

Three successful aquatics-focused retailers discuss the unique opportunities and challenges they face in today’s marketplace.

American Tails

As retailers satisfy consumer demand for pet products that are made in the USA, customers are discovering local sources for quality goods.

Tooth be Told

These oral care products battle bad breath while keeping pets’ teeth clean and healthy.
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