Kangaroo Plus Plush-Comfort + Bag Dispenser
Kinn has introduced the Kangaroo Plus Plush-Comfort + Bag Dispenser. It features a customizable, super-soft fleece handle and a shock absorber that provides comfort for both the dog and pet parent. The handle's diameter can also be adjusted to better match the size of the owner’s wrist and hand. Its high-quality nylon webbing is soft to the touch, and the shock absorber reduces the strain both on the pet parent’s arm and the dog’s neck when the dog makes an unexpected lunge. It also features the Kache Poop Bag Dispenser that connects to the handle.
Repti Hammock in Giant Size
Zoo Med has introduced its Repti Hammock in Giant Size. The 27-in. hammock is made of a soft, nylon mesh and comes with three large suction cups that can stick to the smooth back or sidewalls of a terrarium. Reinforced holes and extra-large suction cups make this hammock an ideal, lofty resting place for bearded dragons and other large lizards. Hobbyists can use branches or Zoo Med’s Lizard Ladder to provide access to the hammock at any level in the terrarium.
Wellness Petite Entrées are made with real, natural meat and wholesome vegetables in sauces. The portioned wet dog food entrées support the nutritional needs of smaller dogs, with added vitamins and minerals. The Entrées come in eight varieties of Mini-Filets and Casseroles. The food does not have meat byproducts, fillers, grains, wheat or soy, or artificial flavors, colors or preservatives.
Exo Terra Bamboo Tweezers Feeding Tool
Rolf C. Hagen USA Corp.
The Exo Terra Bamboo Tweezers Feeding Tool, from Rolf C. Hagen Corp., is a sustainable and eco-friendly alternative to standard feeding tools. The flexible nature of bamboo prevents injuries to reptiles and feeder insects—both live and canned. Feeding pets with a tool made from a natural material also helps reduce stress. The lightweight, flexible design offers comfort for handlers.
Christmas Tree Defender
Pet Guardian’s Christmas Tree Defender solves the problem of keeping small pets out of the Christmas tree and harm’s way. Designed for easy installation hidden at the base of the tree, Christmas Tree Defender is reusable and adjusts to protect all sizes of artificial and real trees. Its barrier not only restricts pets from climbing into the tree, but also serves to strengthen stability—preventing pets from playing in the tree and keeping it from being knocked over, which can break lights, ornaments and household items caught in the path of falling Christmas trees.
Watermelon Skinny Minis
Fruitables Pet Food
Fruitables has added the Watermelon Flavor to its Skinny Minis line. The soft and chewy treats are infused with a watermelon aroma and flavor. They have only 2.5 calories per treat, making them a CalorieSmart option for dogs. The bite-size, gluten-free treats can be served one-by-one when training. The treats come in a 5-oz. re-sealable pouch. Like the entire Fruitables line, Skinny Mini Watermelon Flavor dog treats are made in the USA.
Silly Kitty Collection
PetRageous Designs added new colors to the Silly Kitty collection, which includes yellow, white/lime green and white/pink. Each deep bowl features the Silly Kitty character logo in the basin and embossed paw design scattered around the outside. Matching saucers are also available.
Avant Garde Custom Collection
26 Bars & a Band
26 Bars & a Band has added color combinations to its Avant Garde Custom Collection leashes, allowing pet parents to show their love of a favorite team and/or school. The popular dog-breed silhouettes now have a football placed playfully at their feet. With an array of new background and graphic colors, the leashes are available in color combinations that demonstrate pet owners’ love of the game or alma mater, while walking their dog.
Kitty Chew Wheel
The Kitty Chew Wheel, from Petstages, is perfect for cats that love to chew. It provides an appropriate substitute and helps distract cats from chewing cords, strings, etc., that can be unsafe. The chewy spokes help massage gums, while the durable ring shape helps exercise jaw muscles. Its fabric streamers add movement for play appeal.
Animal Instincts Slow Feed Bowl
Ethical Products has unveiled its Animal Instincts Slow Feed Bowl. The bowl is designed to promote a dog’s natural foraging instincts. It encourages slower eating and prevents bloating, obesity and choking. The spiral design allows dogs to eat a little at a time without experiencing these uncomfortable side effects. It comes in three colors: blue, green and purple.
Busy Buddy Squeak ‘n Treat
PetSafe’s Busy Buddy Squeak ‘n Treat toys combine the treat-dispensing function of the company’s Treat Meter with a new twist. The toy entices dogs to play with two different sensory stimulators: sound and smell. Pet owners can stuff the squeaking toy with a treat to encourage play. It comes in two styles: Booya and the Ooga, both featuring a durable rubber construction and visual appeal.
Gray Muzzle No Shampoo! Shampoo
Ark Naturals has introduced Gray Muzzle No Shampoo! Shampoo. The waterless, foaming shampoo provides a quick and efficient way to clean an older pet that may have issues self-grooming—though it is not only for senior pets. The shampoo can be pumped and gently massages onto a pet’s coat, and it will not leave a sticky residue on the pet’s coat or owner’s hands. It has a tropical scent with natural botanicals that moisturize and clean pet’s fur. It comes in an 18-oz. pump bottle.
Easy Stop Retractable Leash
Coastal Pet Products
Coastal Pet Products has introduced the Easy Stop Retractable Leash, which features safety web and the Easy Stop System. Its squeeze trigger can be used for instant stops or pushed forward to lock in place. The safe and fashionable retractable leashes come in three sizes: small, which extends up to 10 ft. and holds up to 32 lbs.; medium, which extends up to 16 ft. and holds up to 44 lbs.; and large, which extends up to 16 ft. and holds up to 96 lbs. Easy Stop Retractable Leashes are available in black, blue, red and pink.
MiracleCare QuickFinder Nail Clippers
MiracleCorp has added new colors to its MiracleCare QuickFinder nail clippers line. The additions include vibrant blue, purple and green clippers. Featuring QuickSensor technology and a convenient on/off switch, the electronic clippers give lighted cues to tell when it is safe to clip (green light), when to be cautious (yellow light) and when not to clip (red light), by detecting the pet’s nail quick.The fast, safe and easy-to-use battery-operated clippers are designed for cats, and small and medium-sized dogs.
RPM Grain Free All Life Stages Formula
Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company
Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company has introduced RPM Grain Free All Life Stages Formula, a complete, wholesome meal for dogs with sensitivity to grain-based carbohydrates. It is based primarily on pork meal and salmon meal, which are rich in proteins, vitamins and omega 3 fatty acids. The company’s slow-cook method produces a kibble that is extremely digestible and highly palatable. The formula features prebiotics, externally applied probiotics and natural antioxidants, which help keep a dog’s immune system strong. To minimize allergic reactions, RPM Grain Free features a novel carbohydrate blend of tapioca, peas and white potatoes.
Road Runner Leash
EzyDog’s Road Runner Leash is designed for pet owners to wear easily around their waist or shoulder for a hands-free experience. It also incorporates EzyDog’s Zero Shock Technology to reduce strain and sudden shocks caused by a dog. It is equipped with a sliding side-release buckle that allows users to alter the length of the leash. It has a soft, adjustable neoprene handle, reflective trim for nighttime safety, EzyDog’s proprietary soft-touch webbing and a D-ring with barrel lock for accessories. Road Runner comes in black, blue, red, chocolate, blaze orange and candy.
Kitty Connection Creative System
Innovation Pet’s Kitty Connection Creative System engages, stimulates and entertains kittens during their very active development stage. The modular playground incorporates the SmartLink Toys system, which enables cross-play functionality so that when a kitten is playing with one toy, the toy on the opposite side will move or make noise. The pop-in toy functionality allows customized play, so the Kitty Connection can be used for older cats as well. It also includes built-in textured scratching posts, and suction cups make the toys removable for individual play. It comes in two creative play configurations: the Essentials Kit and the Deluxe Kit.
Beef Bitz, from Purple Pebble, are a healthy reward for any dog. The bite-sized treats have a meaty aroma and taste that dogs love. The treats are made from human-grade, USDA beef, with USA-sourced ingredients. Beef Bitz are easy to break, which makes them a good training treat. The corn-, wheat-, soy-, grain- and gluten-free treats are made in the USA.
Kool Pets Cat Bowls
PetRageous Designs has added two cat bowls to its Kool Pets collection. Each bowl is made of 100 percent ceramic stoneware and has a 1 cup capacity. The bowls have the word "Cat" scripted on a white decal and centered on the exterior of the bowl. The bowls come in Turquise or Lime Green.
The Beyond Bone, from Petstages, is a synthetic chew that combines natural bone meal with durable strength. The toy has the natural bone scent that dogs love, yet it won’t split and splinter like natural bone. Its combination of scent and texture will keep dogs of all ages engaged. It has chewy patches on the sides of the bone for added appeal. The bone-blend material is non-toxic and made in the USA. Beyond Bone is available in four sizes to meet the chew needs of any size breed.
Naturals Ear Mite Lotion
Durvet has added Naturals Ear Mite Lotion to its Naturals Remedies line. The natural formula safely and effectively eliminates ear mites in dogs, cats, horses and rabbits. Ear mites can cause irritation and inflammation, which can infect the external and internal canal and lead to more serious skin or ear infections if left untreated. Naturals Ear Mite Lotion is a soothing lotion that prevents ear mites. The fragrance-free formula is gentle and easy on a pet’s ears. The active ingredients include clove oil, castor oil and cottonseed oil. It is available in a 6-oz. bottle with an easy-application tip.
SturdiPet Walking Vests
Sturdi Products has debuted its SturdiPet Walking Vests. The vest provides dogs and cats with safety, comfort and style. The Walking Vest is simple to use: pet owners just snap it on. Made of 100-percent-polyester sanded and sueded microfiber, the vests are machine washable and dryable. It fits medium-size cat breeds and larger toy to small-dog breeds. The vest is secure and snag free, and its multi-size snap makes it adjustable. SturdiPet’s Walking Vests are available in small or medium, in persimmon or Animal Rivers limited-edition prints. The vests also include a 5 ft. leash for cats or dogs.
Comfort Pro Grooming Clipper
FURminator’s Comfort Pro Grooming Clipper is powerful, yet lightweight with a comfortable grip. It can be used to groom dogs of any coat thickness: gentle enough for fine coats and powerful enough for thicker coats. The electric clipper has ultra-low vibration and quiet sound. The 3,600 SPM (strokes per minute) PowerGlide magnet motor provides superior cutting performance, speed and power, without overheating. It has a removable blade system for easy cleaning, and stainless steel, precision-cut blades for a close, clean cut. Each Comfort Pro Grooming Clipper kit includes: blades, durable storage case, cleaning brush and blade guard.
Canine Beef Scapula Treat
Nature’s Logic has added the Canine Beef Scapula Treat to its line of all-natural, single-ingredient dog treats. It is made in the USA, using USDA Prime-graded, all-natural, Midwest beef sources and cattle . Nature’s Logic treats are great for carnivore-appropriate recreational chewing and promoting good dental hygiene. The addition of the Canine Beef Scapula Treat rounds the company’s treat line to 13 offerings.
Mud Monsters and Snow Mushers
Muttluks has added two models of boots: Mud Monsters and Snow Mushers. Mud Monsters are rugged summer boots with a breathable mesh upper fabric. Snow Mushers are winter boots with a warm fleece inner lining. Both are made with 100-percent recycled rubber soles with traction treads. The flexible rubber soles incorporate “barefoot” technology that makes the boots comfortable for dog paws. The shoes have a double-wrap secure fastening system and elastic soft-cinch fastening. The large opening makes them easy to put on. The boots are also reflective, which provides nighttime visibility. They come in eight sizes and three colors.
Jackson Galaxy Puma Paw
The Jackson Galaxy Puma Paw, by Petmate, has an irregular shape that creates an unpredictable bounce to keep cats engaged and ignite raw cat play. It’s made of soft nylon yarn in purple, green and yellow. The made-in-the-USA toy features a catnip pod in the center for added excitement.
Raw Entrees 5-lb. Chub Packages
Vital Essentials has introduced its Raw Entrees in 5 lb. Chub packages. The Chub packages are available in Beef, Chicken and Duck proteins. Raw Entrees are made with only fresh, whole, single-sourced USDA animal protein. The entrees are grain and gluten free. The Chub packages support the ALPHA prey-model diet.
Nekochan has introduced the Birbug wand toy. Its shape, size and color were specifically designed to be eye-catching for cats and excite their natural hunting instincts. It stimulates the glide of a flying insect or bird, or the movement of bugs. The toy glides, enticing cats to jump, pounce and fly after it. It’s made with quality and durable materials to ensure the cat’s safety.
My Eternal Family Tree
BioUrn, made by My Eternal Family Tree LLC, is a biodegradable urn that holds a loved one’s cremated remains along with a seed from a tree or flowering shrub of their choice. Once the remains, seed and soil are placed into the BioUrn and it is buried, the seed begins to germinate and a memorial tree or shrub grows as a living tribute to a cherished pet or person. BioUrn offers a variety of tree selections.
The Hidden Harness Park Ave. Peacoat
Central Park Pups
The Hidden Harness Park Ave. Peacoat, from Central Park Pups, comes in a classic peacoat design with a colorful silky striped lining. The Hidden Harness Peacoat has a built-in fully adjustable step-in harness, and combines harness, collar and coat in one. It features an adjustable comfort mesh harness, secure contoured buckle and a D-ring for ID tags. The peacoat is filled for extra warmth. It comes in Central Bark Camel in small, medium and large sizes.
Don’t Worry Don’t Rinse Me! Shampoo
Ark Naturals has debuted Don’t Worry Don’t Rinse Me! Shampoo, an easy-to-use waterless shampoo. It can be pumped directly onto a pet’s coat and massaged gently. It does not need to be brushed or towel dried; it dries on its own. The tropical-scented shampoo is made with natural botanicals that moisturize a pet’s coat, as well as an owner’s hands. It comes in an 18-oz. pump bottle.
Vanilla Snowflake Flavor Dog Treats
Fruitables Pet Food
Fruitables Pet Food has introduced its limited edition Fruitables Vanilla Snowflake Flavor dog treats made with real snowflakes. Each treat pouch contains 300 snowflakes, sustainably harvested from the mountains near Crested Butte, Colo. The treats combine fresh, high-altitude snow with Fruitables pumpkin granola and yogurt recipe. Fruitables Vanilla Snowflakes have nine calories per treat.
Groom n’ Fresh
Bio-Groom has added Groom n’ Fresh Shampoo, Creme Rinse and Cologne to its offerings. The Shampoo is mild, soap free, cleans without stripping natural protective oils, rinses fast and adds shine. The Creme Rinse contains wheat-germ oil, vitamin E and a variety of B vitamins. It replaces lost moisture to coat, prevents future damage, and softens and shines. The cologne is non-aerosol, elegant, light and extra long-lasting. Each comes in a variety of sizes.
Clickit Sport Harness
Sleepypod has introduced its Clickit Sport harness. The lightweight harness features a patent-pending Infinity Loop design that eliminates the need for strength-rated, steel hardware. The Infinity Loop webbing design, in combination with a padded vest, work together to distribute and reduce damaging forces that can cause injury. Clickit Sport's three points of contact reduce forward and lateral movement in the event of a collision or sudden stop, protecting a pet. The quick-connect and -release harness has a broad, cushioned, energy- absorbing vest for safety. It can be used as a walking harness and has reflective strips for visibility at night.
Roll-A-Treat, from Ethical Products, is a 5-in.-diameter treat-dispensing ball. Made from a flexible, translucent rubber, it has two dispenser holes for releasing a dog’s favorite treats. Its interior maze slows down feeding and snack time. Roll-A-Treat comes in assorted colors.
The Company of Animals
The Catmosphere, by the Company of Animals, stimulates a cat’s curiosity and instinct to hunt. The dispenser, which can be filled with a cat’s favorite treats, creates an unpredictable roll that engages the cat to chase it. Once the cat catches the toy, the cat is rewarded with a treat. The physical stimulation involved in the chase makes the dispenser suitable for supporting controlled diets and treatment of feline obesity. The toy is also suitable for puppies.
Dog Gone Smart
Dog Gone Smart’s NanoBreaker Raincoat helps keep dogs clean, dry and warm in any season. Its Repelz-It Nanoprotection protects against dirt, bacteria, and coat oil and odor. The waterproof zipper feature allows for easy leash attachment to any dog harness or collar. It offers a lightweight protection, with a soft fleece lining. The jackets feature the Repelz-It technology throughout and an elastic waist with dual Velcro belly closures for easy fit and comfort. NanoBreakers come in red and blue in sizes ranging from 8-26 in.
Neater Pet Brands
Neater Scooper, from Neater Pet Brands, is an all-in-one scoop-to-bag litter system. Its design allows users to scoop, separate and bag pet waste with minimal mess and maximum sanitation. The quick and easy one-hand operation prevents spilled litter and eliminates the need to touch soiled bags. The scented bags seal in odor. The detachable scoop can be attached inside the bin for easy storage when not in use. It includes a box of 15 pet waste bags, which are also sold separately in sets of three 15-bag boxes.
Milkotein Wonder Bites
Paras Pets has introduced its 2-in-1 Milkotein Wonder Bites. Milkotein Wonder Bites are protein-rich, low-fat and low-calorie treats. They can be given as hard chews or microwaved to make soft, big, crunchy, cheesy puffs that every dog will love. The treats contains no artificial flavors or colors, binding agents or preservatives, and they are grain, gluten and soy free—making the treats especially good for dogs allergic to any of these ingredients.
Xtremes Tuff Toys
Xtremes Tuff Toys, from Chomper, have bold colors and shapes. The toys are made of top-quality ballistic nylon, combined with an extra inner lining for added strength. Xtremes are available pre-packed with a counter display or clip strip for maximum merchandising flexibility.
ReptiSun LED UVB Hoods
Zoo Med has introduced ReptiSun LED UVB Hoods that combine energy-efficient, brilliant LED lighting with the company’s ReptiSun UVB lamps. In addition to 6500K white LEDs, red plant-growth LEDs and blue Lunar LEDs, the hood houses a High Output T5 ReptiSun UVB Lamp. It features a polished curved reflector for maximum efficiency and UVB penetration, and it can be mounted using the adjustable sliding rails or the included suspension kit. The hood is available in 14-in., 24-in., 30-in., 36-in., and 48-in. sizes
Ceramic Heat Guard and Reflector
WhitePython’s Ceramic Heat Guard and Reflector fit exclusively with the company’s Ultra Slim Heat Lamps. It features an outer guard to protect reptiles against possible burns, an inner reflective dome to push heat downwards, and a removable mesh grille on the base for easy access to the ceramic heater. A built-in custom reflector dome makes the heater more energy efficient, reducing the necessary output to achieve the required temperature, while also reducing the heat that rises into the roof of the terrarium—minimizing the risk of fire. It comes in three colors: Leaf Green, Midnight Black and Earth Brown.
Cetyl M Regular Strength for Dogs
Response Products has introduced Cetyl M Regular Strength for Dogs, a natural joint-health supplement. The product supports and maintains the active joints of healthy and active dogs. The name Cetyl M comes from the product’s key ingredient, cetyl myristoleate, which can be found in Response Products’s whole line of joint-health supplements. It features a proprietary blend of resveratrol and blue-green algae, which complement cetyl myristoleate to provide aid in overall joint health with added immune support.
Kindly and Hale Base Mixes
The Honest Kitchen
The Honest Kitchen has added two base-mix recipes to its lineup. Kindly is made with veggies like carrots, alfalfa, peas, celery and chard plus flaxseed for its omega-3 essential-fatty-acid content. It is for owners who prefer to avoid feeding their pets fruits, white potatoes and sweet potatoes. Hale harnesses the power of organic chia seeds, organic buckwheat, organic millet and organic quinoa, plus apples, green beans, sweet potatoes and parsley. Both new base mixes should be combined with meat or fish, at a ratio of 1:1 to 2:1 mix to protein. Both come in a 7-lb. box, which yields 33 lbs.
PetPaint has introduced PetPaint PRO, a line of color hairspray and stencil, which gives professional groomers the ability to paint dogs with longer lasting, brighter paint with a more professional finish. PetPaint PRO includes 5 oz. bright color spray for dogs, giving designs a more vibrant pop of color. The set includes a professional setting spray, which seals in color and helps prevent color transferring or bleeding. It also includes a patent pending stencil system, which uses a large stencil shield to protect from overspray and smaller interchangeable stencil inserts that create an easier application for groomers.
Off-Leash Dental Chews
Complete Natural Nutrition
Complete Natural Nutrition and its manufacturing company Buddy’s Kitchen have unveiled Off-Leash Dental chews. Off-Leash Dental Chews are designed with a unique texture that dogs can clean their teeth on. With its grooves and bumps, these dental chews support clean teeth and fresh breath, and entertain dogs while chewing. Off-Leash Dental chews come in 3 sizes: Twigs, Stix and Branch for small, medium and large dogs. The grain-free, handcrafted, all-natural chews come in one easy-to-digest variety: Turkey & Pumpkin. Turkey—a less common protein source for dogs with sensitivities—and pumpkin promote a happy, healthy tummy.
Groomer's Helper has debuted ActiVet brushes with flexible heads. The line includes the Mat Zapper, for thickly matted; the Purple All Around Firm or Green All Around Soft Brushes; The Coat Grabber Silver Firm brush to remove heavy undercoat and the Coat Grabber Gold Soft finishing brush for silky coats.
Duluth Double Fleece Pullover
Gold Paw Series
Gold Paw Series has added four colors to its Duluth Double Fleece Pullover line. The Duluth Double Fleece Pullover has an extra layer to help dogs stay warm and dry, while its double layer also allows for reversible wear, giving dogs two looks in one. New color combinations include: black with red, ocean blue with robin’s egg blue, fuschia with orange and eggplant with camel.
Kinn’s Kleanbowl is a stainless steel no-wash pet food bowl designed to save busy pet parents time. Used with the eco-friendly Nourish-Pet Kleanbowl Refills that are disposed of after each use, the Kleanbowl provides a convenient way for pet parents to ensure a pet’s food and water tastes its best, while reducing the risk of food contamination and other health risks. Its stainless steel holder secures the Nourish-Pet Kleanbowl Refills in place to prevent pets from removing, eating, spilling or damaging the bowl itself. It comes in threes sizes: 8, 16 or 24 oz. Seven Nourish-Pet Kleanbowl Refills are included.
The Brunswick Puffer
The Brunswick Puffer, from PetRageous Designs is a water repellent channel quilted puffer jacket with black binding. The coat’s shell is 100 percent polyester, and its lining is 100 percent polyester fleece. It features full chest coverage with an adjustable Velcro belt at each side and a zippered pocket on the back. The jacket has a wide collar with leash opening and a front slit at the neck for greater adjustability. The Brunswick Puffer is available in navy blue, orange and green in sizes small through extra-large. The easy on/off and easy-care garment is machine washable.
Freeze Dried Wild Pacific Salmon Treats
Freeze Dried Wild Pacific Salmon treats, from PureBites, are made with only one ingredient: 100 percent pure Pacific Ocean wild Sockeye salmon. The treats are freeze-dried raw to lock in the aroma, texture and freshness cats crave. The treats are 100 percent pure, rich in nutrients and have less than 3 calories per treat. The sourced-and-made-in-the-USA treats come in an entry size (0.49 oz.) and value size (0.92 oz.).
Santa’s Little Squeakers Holiday Toys
P.L.A.Y. (Pet Lifestyle And You)
P.L.A.Y. (Pet Lifestyle And You) has debuted its Santa’s Little Squeakers holiday toys. The plush toys can be hung as ornaments before pet owners stuff a pet’s stocking with them. The tough toys are handmade using a double layer exterior and inverse stitching to ensure extra durability. The eco-friendly toys are filled with P.L.A.Y.’s PlanetFill filling, made from 100 percent post-consumer recycled plastic bottles. The toys are 100 percent washer and dryer friendly. Santa’s Little Squeakers toys come in five ornament options: Snowflakes, Peace & Joy, Candy Wrap, Starlight Starbright and Jubilee.
Laser Fun, from Petstages, is an interactive toy that allows pet parents actively play with their cat. It is a simple mechanism that is easy to use. The laser turns off when the button is not pressed and batteries are included. The toy is great for strengthening the bond between owners and their cats, and creates interactions that help aid in socialization.
Dog for Dog
DOGSTREAT Minis, from Dog for Dog, are a 100-percent natural kibble-sized treats ideal for small dogs or for repetitive rewards during training. Packed with fresh fruits and vegetables, DOGSTREAT Minis have a super-soft, moist consistency that is easy for small mouths and older dogs to chew. The treats are low calorie and do not cause weight-gain during training. DOGSTREAT Minis are available in two flavors: peanut butter and duck. For every bag of treats purchased, one is given to a dog in need.
American Dog Apparel
American Dog Apparel’s Doggy Dickey only covers the parts of the dog that need extra protection—the neck and chest. It slips over the dog’s head, wraps under the front legs and closes on the back. It goes on quickly and stays in place during miles of hiking or hours of play. The neckpiece has a keyhole slit for a leash, and it works over a harness. It's made of anti-pill fleece and comes in six colors: pink, neon green, charcoal, navy, red and safety orange. It fits dogs from 4 to 150 lbs., with eight sizes, including a Greyhound-specific size.
UltraKlean Biological Pressure Filter
The UltraKlean Biological Pressure Filter, from Aquascape, has a high-output ultraviolet clarifier with an integrated electronic bulb-saver feature. The filter efficiently traps dirt and debris, eliminates green water and provides optimal filtration for ponds up to 3,500 gal. A cleaning indicator light signals when the filter requires back washing, and its electronic ballast ensures optimum wattage and bulb output. It includes Aquascape UltraKlean Bio-Media and T5 high-output ultraviolet clarifier/sterilizer. It is available in two sizes: the UltraKlean 2000, which treats ponds up to 2,000 gal., and the UltraKlean 3500, which treats ponds up to 3,500 gal.
Zero Shock Couplers and Extensions
EzyDog has unveiled Zero Shock Couplers and Zero Shock Extensions. The Zero Shock technology used in the Zero Shock Leash is now incorporated into a tangle-free couple and an extension to cushion pulls from the dog. With built-in traffic handles, the 24-in. additions can enhance any leash. The Couplers and Extensions feature EzyDog’s proprietary soft-touch webbing. The products have reflective stitching for nighttime safety. The tangle-free feature of the coupler allows for no-fuss walking of two dogs. The adjustable lengths allow for the correct length to be selected.
Marquis Dual-Lamp T5 High-Output (HO) Florescent Light Fixtures
Aquatic Life has debuted its Marquis Dual-Lamp T5 High-Output (HO) florescent light fixtures. They are available in marine and freshwater options, and they feature a programmable digital timer, internal electronic ballasts and German-made “dimpled” reflectors for optimal light balance. The Dual-Lamp T5 HO marine lighting system utilizes a combination of 10,000K and 420/460 nm Actinic lamps to promote exceptional growth and color in corals, invertebrates and fish. The Dual-Lamp T5 HO freshwater lighting system features two 6,000K-daylight lamps that create a balanced light output. Available in 24-, 30-, 36- and 48-in. lengths.
Vetnique Labs has introduced Glandex, an all-natural supplement specifically designed to provide anal-gland and digestive support for dogs and cats. It helps pets maintain healthy anal-glands by producing bulky and firm stools to help the anal-glands empty naturally. It also contains key ingredients to target the underlying inflammation and allergies that trigger anal-gland problems. Glandex’s proprietary formula contains a fiber blend, natural anti-inflammatories and a probiotic. It is formulated as a highly palatable once-a-day powder.
PetRageous Designs has debuted its Boston Parka, a high-fashion and high-performance outerwear option for fall. It is a water-repellent, fleece-lined parka with yoke, faux button and side flap pockets. Its shell is 100-percent polyester, and its lining is 100-percent polyester fleece. It features an adjustable Velcro belt at each side, black-tipped faux fur collar and a convenient leash opening. It is available in black, red and gray, with sizes ranging from extra-small through extra-large. This is an easy on/off and easy-care garment that should be machine washed cold and tumble-dried on low.
Safe Cat Fashion Collar with Polka Dot Overlay
Coastal Pet Products
Coastal Pet Products has added the Safe Cat Fashion Collar with Polka Dot Overlay to its offerings. The lightweight collar features a color-coordinating bell. Its breakaway buckle is an added safety feature. The collars are completely adjustable from 8 to 12 in. The Safe Cat Fashion Collar with Polka Dot Overlay comes in five colors.
EcoWeave Collar and Lead Collection
Cycle Dog-Earth Friendly Pet Company
Cycle Dog-Earth Friendly Pet Company has debuted its EcoWeave collar and lead collection. Using webbing made from post-consumer recycled plastic bottles, EcoWeave collars feature the company’s patented Latch-Lock metal seatbelt buckle and Pup Top bottle-opener leash attachment. The collars and leads are available in three widths.
The Catnip Chaser, from Petstages, combines scent and movement to promote play. The toy securely contains catnip, and its vents can be opened and closed for desired scent strength. Peek-a-boo openings at the top allow for an added glimpse of the ball during play. The track includes a free container of catnip to fill it for hours of fun.
Dog Handler Bag
Mud River Dog Products
The Dog Handler Bag by Mud River Dog Products is for professional trainers and hunters who regularly take their canine companions along for the adventure. It has a heavy-duty industrial-grade, waterproof nylon bottom with an orange, nylon lining, so small items at the bottom of the bag can easily be spotted. The front-zipper pocket is sectioned for storing a first-aid kit and assorted medical supplies. It has a black rubber-mesh pocket for storing wet and dirty gear separately, and there are other pockets for storage of training gear and essentials. The Dog Handler Bag has two carrying handles and a
Waste Bag Refill Pack
26 Bars and a Band
26 Bars & a Band has added a 56-ct. waste-bag refill pack for its stride product. The 3-in-1 stride walking-solution features a waste-bag dispenser, hand-sanitizer compartment and pedometer. Along with the 28-ct. refill pack, the wood grain-printed waste bags are flat packed like tissue for easy individual dispensing.
Krijon has expanded its antler line of all-natural dog treats to include deer, elk and moose antlers. Antlers are naturally shed, rich in minerals, easily digestible and do not splinter. Krijon only uses USA-shed antlers. The company also offers an extensive line of bully sticks made with free-ranging cattle from South America.
Clickit Utility Harness
Sleepypod has introduced the Clickit Utility harness. It incorporates three-points of attachment to absorb force in a frontal collision by dissipating energy, keeping the dog in a car seat during an impact. It secures a dog in its space, diminishing the opportunity for collision with parts of the vehicle and passengers, and reduces the chance for traumatic injuries. All critical safety components were crash tested. It features a broad, padded vest, and can also be used as a walking harness. It is easy to clean and come is four sizes. It is available in Jet Black, Strawberry Red and Orange.
Pet Comfort Pocket Beds
Pet Comfort Beds
Pet Comfort Beds has introduced its Pet Comfort Pocket Beds, which prevent bunching by inserting a crate-tray pan inside an underneath pocket with a Velcro closure for a secure fit. The outer padded edges fold up when placed inside a crate to form a bumper for the pet to rest on. When the bed is used without a crate tray, the outer edges lay flat for added comfort. The company’s Pet Comfort Inserts can be added inside the bed to customize the thickness and plushness. The inserts can also be used separately as a comfort mat.
Bil-Jac Grain Free
Bil-Jac Grain Free is a new grain free dry dog food formula that gives dogs simple but powerful nutrition. Real chicken is the number-one ingredient—20 lbs. of fresh chicken is used to make a 24-lb. bag—and Bil-Jac Grain Free helps provide high-quality carbohydrates from peas rather than grains. Unlike all other dog foods, Bil-Jac is slow cooked in small batches and carefully dehydrated to help protect essential nutrients while enhancing taste. Bil-Jac Grain Free provides guaranteed the levels of arginine, leucine, lysine and methionine--essential amino acids that help support a dog’s immune system and overall health.
WETNOZ Arc Bowls
Petmate's new WETNOZ Arc Bowls combine a vibrant color high-gloss melamine stand with sleek, removable stainless steel bowls. Dishwasher safe for easy cleaning, the Arc Bowls also feature a no-skid bottom. Available in single or double diners, two sizes are offered: small (5 oz.) and large (1.5 cups).
The Bark and Activity Counter
Premier Pet Products
Premier Pet Products introduces the Bark and Activity Counter, a problem-solving tool that helps determine trigger points for a dog’s barking and activity while its owner is away. The device, worn on the dog’s collar, records the frequency and duration of barking and movement, and then provides data in basic charts for easy analysis and tracking. The Bark and Activity counter utilizes pedometer-like technology to track activity, and is completely safe for the dog . The Bark and Activity Counter is compatible with PC and Macintosh operating systems, and retails for $69.99.
Hi-Bio, from Evanger's, combines the benefits of raw food and the convenience of kibble. The gentle drying process of 85-percent meat and zero grains or glutens offers dogs higher moisture levels, making it easier to digest while enabling nutritional adsorption. Hi-Bio utilizes AllTech ingredients—SelPex, BioPlex, and LactoSacc—to help support healthy digestive and immune systems, and mineral bioavailability. The food is more than 85-percent meat based, using the freshest, whole, unprocessed meats, fruits and vegetables.
New Scratch 'n Shapes
Imperial Cat has expanded its Scratch ‘n Shapes line. The new pattern options include: Brown Floral, Cheetah, Victorian Red, Paisley, Honeycomb, and a blue and pink flowered Country Cottage design. The line was designed to satisfy a cat’s need to scratch, while providing a unique space for cats to play, stretch and relax. Scratch ‘n Shapes are made in the USA from 100-percent recycled materials.
SpaceDots Collar & Lead Collection
Cycle Dog has introduced its SpaceDots collar and lead collection. The collars and leads are backed with post-consumer recycled rubber for quick-drying, no-stink solutions. Features include the Latch-Lock airline-style seatbelt buckle and Pup Top bottle opener leash attachment.
Premium Choice Carefree Kitty
American Colloid Company
Premium Choice Carefree Kitty has added a bonus-bag promotion to its 25-lb. scoopable litters. Each bag of the company’s Solid Scoop Unscented, Fresh Scent Solid Scoop with Baking Soda, and Unscented Solid Scoop with Baking Soda will now contain 28 lbs. of litter at no additional cost. Premium Choice Carefree Kitty Scoopable Litter is 99.9-percent dust free, has low tracking and offers superior clumping.
Outdoor Dog Chaise Lounger
Refined Canine’s Outdoor Dog Chaise Lounger provides dogs with a comfortable area to lie in the backyard. Its soft, waterproof foam cushion and protective overhang provides shade from the hot sun. The bed is hand-woven in a durable, waterproof faux rattan in an espresso-colored frame. Its light-beige cushion cover helps keep the bed cool and can be removed for cleaning. It is machine washable. The cushion is 28 in. by 73 in., and provides enough room for dogs of all sizes.
Toss & Shake Rope Ball
The Toss & Shake Rope Ball, from Petstages, is perfect for a game of fetch. A securely knotted rope surrounds its durable ball and a bell is safely enclosed inside the ball. The toy provides a combination of movement, sound and textures that appeal to dogs of all ages.
PetMatrix added SmartSticks and SmartChips to its rawhide-free dog treat line. SmartSticks and SmartChips are made with chicken, vegetables and other healthy ingredients. The treats contain a special vegetable layer that is fortified with vitamins and minerals to help supplement daily nutritional requirements. Both products are 99.2-percent digestable, which reduces the potential for intestinal blockages. Both products are available in Chicken and Peanut Butter flavors.
Arm-A-Mals, from Krislin, are available in two characters: the brown gorilla and the orange orangutan. The center of each toy is a braided rope for extra strength and durability. The rope is 24 in. long and can be used for dogs of all sizes. Both of the character’s hands contain a squeaker.
Earth Heart Inc.
Travel Calm, from Earth Heart Inc., is an all-natural mist that was created to help soothe restlessness and upset stomachs during all forms of travel. The mist is formulated with pure essential oils like lavender and geranium for relaxation, and ginger for stomach upset. The mist won’t stain or leave a sticky residue on materials or fur, and it can be used with puppies as young as eight weeks old. It is made in the U.S.A., and packaged in a BPA-free container.