Petco announced the launch of PetCoach, a new pet care store concept.
Primetime Petz hired Mel Abernathy as Vice President of Sales as the company expands its product offerings and extends into new markets.
Wahl Clipper Corporation and Ryan’s Pet Supplies sponsored a grooming competition called Rescue Rodeo at SuperZoo.
Pet food consumer trends and heightened regulatory oversight have made pet food traceability systems more important than ever.
Chow Hound Pet Supplies announced the addition of its eleventh West Michigan store.
The Company of Animals released the fifth generation of its Halti Headcollar.
Pet Connections Expo announced a collaboration with Bark Your Biz by producing a live “elevator pitch” competition that is not about begging investors for funding, but instead gives participating entrepreneurs the experience of pitching before an expert panel and live audience.
Dr. Tim’s Metabolite Grain Free Weight Management Formula is designed for dogs with sensitivity to grain-based carbohydrates.
The Trail Runner System from Ruffwear includes a hands-free belt and leash.
SuperFills from Advance Pet Product’s k9 Herbal line are tough activity chews stuffed with tasty fillings that provide dogs with long-lasting relief from boredom, mischief and stress.
Lifegard Aquatics has aquascaping kits meant to increase the beauty of an aquarium landscape.
Zoo Med’s new Snake Strip U.T.H. has a longer and narrower profile (3.5 in. x 18 in.) than other under tank heaters, allowing pet owners to heat just the rear portion of a terrarium.
Woof Gang Bakery announced the opening of the company’s newest location in Austin, Texas.
MyFamily Inc. USA continued to expand its presence in the U.S. through its participation in SuperZoo.
Pet products manufacturer R2P Pet acquired Ultra Paws.
Pure Treats Inc. introduced two new Pure Cat Treats: Purebites Wild Tuna and Purebites Wild Minnow.
Planet Dog extended its festive Halloween collection with two new Orbee-Tuff balls.
True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. (“True Leaf”) appointed Sylvain Toutant to its Board of Directors as an independent member.
Entrepreneur Magazine included Petland in its rankings of the top Global Franchises.
At the annual pet industry trade show in Las Vegas, manufacturers revealed which trends they are betting on in 2018 and beyond.