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Cultivating Sales

Consumer demand for natural catnip and cat grass products from trusted sources is driving manufacturers to respond with innovative, quality goods.

More Than Skin Deep

Natural grooming products are growing in popularity as pet parents take a closer look at what goes into the products they buy for their companions.

Clipper Consideration

When combing through the range of clippers available, groomers can ensure they choose the right one by examining their individual preferences, as well as the practical requirements they will have for the tool.
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Archive »Dogs

It's Dinner Time

Beyond just eating and drinking, pet bowls can offer owners a variety of stylistic, travel and health functions for any need.

Minimal but Mighty

As dog owners become more skeptical about products with long lists of ingredients, they are looking at limited-ingredient formulas and adopting a less-is-more approach to feeding their pets.

Keeping Grain-Free Going

Consumer awareness of grain-free dog foods and treats is high, but this doesn’t mean pet specialty retailers can kick back and let the products sell themselves—retailers must educate, promote and discuss.
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Archive »Grooming

Convenient Clean

Retailers can find success in the between-bath category by showing customers how the products can save them time and money.

Clipper Consideration

When combing through the range of clippers available, groomers can ensure they choose the right one by examining their individual preferences, as well as the practical requirements they will have for the tool.

Music to Pets’ Ears

Ear care is a critical component of pet hygiene that is often undervalued by pet owners, but retailers can help get the message out.
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Archive »Cats

It's Dinner Time

Beyond just eating and drinking, pet bowls can offer owners a variety of stylistic, travel and health functions for any need.

A Lifetime of Health

Cat owners are searching for nutritional supplements that can increase feline health and wellness through every life stage.

Cultivating Sales

Consumer demand for natural catnip and cat grass products from trusted sources is driving manufacturers to respond with innovative, quality goods.
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Archive »Natural /Holistic

What's New?

Manufacturers say constant innovation is the key to boosting natural treat offerings in pet stores.

More Than Skin Deep

Natural grooming products are growing in popularity as pet parents take a closer look at what goes into the products they buy for their companions.

Chews Wisely

With more consumers seeking out healthy options for their pets beyond food and treats, the natural chews category has nothing but growth in its future.
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Archive »Fish

What's New?

Manufacturers say constant innovation is the key to boosting natural treat offerings in pet stores.

Trimming the Tank

Retailers can find success in the décor category by providing creative examples and offering a unique selection of products.

More Than Skin Deep

Natural grooming products are growing in popularity as pet parents take a closer look at what goes into the products they buy for their companions.
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Archive »Herptiles

Frequently Asked Questions

Retailers in the herptile trade need to be prepared for these common inquiries from curious customers.

Fully Furnished

When facing low margins on live animals and cages, retailers can invest in a creative stock of cage furniture to help turn a profit.

The More, the Merrier?

The establishment of a community cage of herps is an exciting goal, but it really only works under the strictest and most controlled circumstances.
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Archive »Small Animals

Gnawing Needs

A wide variety of chews toys are available to keep rodents, rabbits and even ferrets busy and happy.

Ferret Fare

With so many ferret foods available, only retailers who stay informed on brands and ingredients will be able to advise owners on the best diet for their pets.

Traveling Well

With just a little bit of planning, and the right travel accessories, a trip away from home can be enjoyed by small-animal owners and their pets.
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Archive »Birds

Hatching Success

By providing invaluable support to breeders, knowledgeable retailers can secure a supply of local birds and grow their customer base.

Catering to Conures

With their big, playful personalities, conures can make an excellent pet for both experienced and first-time bird owners.

Small But Mighty

Parakeets and cockatiels may be diminutive in size, but retailers that are able to sell them stand to make big sales while gaining loyal customers.
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