Loving pet parents are increasingly on the hunt for products that pamper and nurture their animal companions.
When it comes to collars, leashes and harnesses, today's dog owners have no intention of sacrificing style for quality, strength and durability.
Antlers and other natural chews make up one of the fastest-growing pet product segments, offering a unique opportunity for retailers that can successfully navigate this lucrative category.
As dressing dogs up-either in fun costumes or functional yet fashionable clothing-gains traction, manufacturers are giving pet owners lots of stylish options and pet retailers profitable opportunities.
Baked and gourmet treat manufacturers are helping pet owners feel good about pampering their pets, by offering wholesome, healthy options.
Pet food manufacturers are introducing a steady stream of diets based around a wide range of exotic protein sources, arming retailers with a variety that not only appeals to the preferences of pet owners, but also meets the needs of companion animals.
Whether they are designed for use in the home or outside, pet containment products have to be both effective and attractive.
Plush dog toys may be soft, cuddly and cute, but they are all business when it comes to profitability and boosting sales.
Retailers can help pet owners avert summer dangers by offering them innovative safety products that provide effective solutions and protection.
Raw pet food and treats represent a product category in which independent retailers can thrive, provided they take the right approach to building a selection and educating customers.
By looking at the right data, pet specialty retailers can ensure that they are positioned to catch the next wave of hit products.
To take a more proactive approach to supporting their pet's well-being, dog owners are turning to supplements and remedies for help and to pet specialty retailers for expertise.