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Protecting Pups From the Elements

New winter products are making it easier for pet parents to have snow-covered fun without risking their dog’s safety.

Chewing the Natural Way

Treating pets doesn’t have to be an indulgence. Today’s pet parents want all-natural snacks and chews that support pet health—and they’re willing to pay for it.

Feeding Natural

The trend toward natural foods is here to stay, and retailers should educate themselves in order to properly serve their customers.

Dog Calming Aids & Behavior Modification

Retailers can recommend these soothing products that keep pets content and comfortable.

The Latest Trends in Dog Food

There’s a lot going on in the dog foods and treats category as product manufacturers come up with new formulas and packaging designed to meet pet owners’ desires to provide the best for their buddies.

Home Dog Bathing Essentials

Pet owners who take a do-it-yourself approach to grooming their furry friends are a great customer base for retailers that offer a broad selection of products for making bath time convenient and effective.

Exotic Protein Diets for Dogs

With the ability to enhance a dog’s well being while delivering a novel taste experience, exotic protein diets are gaining traction among pet owners, making this a category worth paying attention to.

Healthy Exterior

Skin and coat care consists of a number of facets, all of which can benefit both the pet owner and the retailer.

Hey, Good-Looking!

Pet owners are more focused than ever on keeping their dogs clean and looking sharp. Grooming products manufacturers are making the task easier with inventive solutions that put a shine on both pets and sales.

Raring to Go

As pet parents take more interest in nutrition and ingredients, raw pet foods for dogs and cats are quickly taking off.

Better Health

The right assortment of dog supplements and remedies can boost health and add incremental sales.

Serious Sales

Plush dog toys may add frivolity and color to the shelves, but with demand for these products showing no signs of slowing and providing healthy margins, plush toys are anything but child's play at the register.

Healthy Inside and Out

Retailers need to stay up-to-date on the latest oral, skin and coat care innovations.

Treat Take-Away

This wide selection of dog and cat treats can help pet parents train, reward and spoil their furry friends.

Touch-up Techniques

Retailers can help keep dogs clean between full washes by stocking the many between-bath products on the market.

No Snoozing Here

As dog owners increasingly seek to give their dogs the best possible sleep experience, bedding manufacturers are responding with products even people would like to curl up on.

On the Move

As more pet owners are taking their dogs into the great outdoors, the need for outdoor dog gear continues to rise.

From Tennis Ball to Toy Box

It’s been said that a tired dog is a good dog—and fetch and tug toys play a large role in ensuring dogs are getting enough exercise.

Training Techniques

Offering the right products and advice to help customers be successful in housebreaking their dogs will not only help retail sales, but also ensure that these pets stay in healthy, loving homes.

Goodness to Go

Freeze-dried and dehydrated products provide a convenient way for dog owners to incorporate raw foods into their pet’s diet—at home or on the move—and give pet specialty retailers plentiful options to meet that demand.
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