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Awakening Sales

As dog bedding manufacturers devise increasingly sophisticated products, pet specialty retailers should know their customers’ needs and train staff to deliver the best solutions.

Stable Selection

When choosing tables, groomers should invest in products that will be reliable assets to their businesses for years to come.

Pouncing on Toy Sales

Cats are more popular than ever, which means retailers have the chance to drive sales in this historically underserved category by stocking a great toy selection.
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Archive »Dogs

Awakening Sales

As dog bedding manufacturers devise increasingly sophisticated products, pet specialty retailers should know their customers’ needs and train staff to deliver the best solutions.

Dressing Up Sales

As more dog owners rely on apparel to keep their pets protected from the elements or to outfit them for holiday photos, the clothing category provides retailers with a profit-making opportunity.

Tethering Trends

Pet owners are turning to the collar, leash and harness category for products that keep their dogs close by and safe, while adding a touch of personal style.
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Archive »Grooming

Stable Selection

When choosing tables, groomers should invest in products that will be reliable assets to their businesses for years to come.

A Perfect Match

To succeed in the brushes and combs category, retailers must ensure all their customers go home with just the right tool to suit their needs.

A Cut Above

With the right selection of clippers, retailers can help any customer achieve their home-grooming goals.
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Archive »Cats

Pouncing on Toy Sales

Cats are more popular than ever, which means retailers have the chance to drive sales in this historically underserved category by stocking a great toy selection.

Helping The Real Scaredy-Cats

Calming and behavior products can help pet owners keep their cats safe and provide retailers with incremental sales.

Feeding the Consummate Carnivore

As cats become more popular pets, both consumers and retailers are embracing grain-free and raw meat diets.
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Archive »Natural /Holistic

Smart Cookies

Natural treats are more numerous than ever, and educated consumers expect the snacks to have many wholesome attributes.

Naturally Nutritious

Consumers want for their pets what they want for themselves: a healthy, natural diet full of nutritional benefits.

Grooming’s Natural Evolution

Manufacturers are striving to meet the needs of concerned consumers who want to treat their pets’ skin and coats with the same care they afford themselves.
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Archive »Fish

Smart Cookies

Natural treats are more numerous than ever, and educated consumers expect the snacks to have many wholesome attributes.

Sale Away

A creative assortment of themed specials can help keep livestock sales brisk, allowing retailers to offer an ever-changing selection of healthy fish.

Naturally Nutritious

Consumers want for their pets what they want for themselves: a healthy, natural diet full of nutritional benefits.
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Archive »Herptiles

Hidden Gems

For customers looking to venture off the beaten track in snake ownership, sand and rosy boas can provide an intriguing alternative.

Reptiles with Class

Exotic animal retailers have a unique opportunity to bring wonder and new learning experiences into local schools by encouraging and facilitating classroom pets.

Silver Lining

Being well-informed on species-appropriate substrates is key to helping customers maintain their pets’ wellbeing.
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Archive »Small Animals

Pocket Pet Playtime

Informing customers about the health benefits of toys for their small animal pets can help retailers spark sales in this fun-filled category.

Safe and Sound

Retailers need to be knowledgeable about the different features of small animal habitats to provide the safest and healthiest homes for their customers’ pets.

Feast Your Eyes

Retailers can boost sales of small animal treats by taking an organized, visually appealing approach to merchandising.
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Archive »Birds

Social Strategy

Online marketing tools can be invaluable, especially for those savvy retailers who know how to capitalize on the appeal of the live animals in their stores.

Slow and Steady

When it comes to adding new foods to a bird’s diet, patience and creative approaches are essential.

Breathe Easy

Maintaining clean air and a toxin-free environment are critical to keeping pet birds in good
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