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Bedding Basics

Bedding products bring small-animal customers to the store on a regular basis, opening the door for additional sales.

The Hay Way

Retailers who educate rabbit and guinea pig owners about the benefits of hay can boost sales in the small animal department.

Home Eat Home

Grass toys are giving small animals, from hamsters and mice to rabbits and guinea pigs, something new–and fun–to chew on.

Looking Good

Proper grooming not only keeps small pets looking and smelling their best, it can also help keep them healthy and feeling their best.

Petable Pets

The best way to promote small pets is to sell quality animals that have bonded to humans at an early age and are therefore exceptionally cuddly.

Trick & Treat

Retailers can boost sales by promoting treats that keep small animals busy and entertained.

Healthy Habitats

Small pets need amply sized habitats to have long, happy, healthy lives.

Ferret Festival

Ferrets are lots of fun and love to play, and retailers can benefit by displaying a wide variety of toys for these pets.

An Exotic Challenge

Retailers that deal in exotic pets must navigate a jungle of challenges and scrutiny from regulators.

Mini Hay Burners

Thinking of rabbits and guinea pigs like little horses helps to focus on the products and supplies needed to keep them healthy.

Critter Litter

With the wide variety of litter products available, a retailer who understands the features of each is in the best position to advise customers.

What A Pest

Every pet specialty retailer that sells small animal products should know how to identify and treat common external parasites.
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