Nutrients, Herbsmith, is a highly-concentrated blend of nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables, known as superfoods, geared towards a carnivore’s needs. Herbsmith has mixed broccoli, blueberries, pomegranate, spinach, sweet potatoes, cranberries, tomatoes, barley grass and sea algae with a freeze-dried turkey base for a palatable superfood. The ingredients mixed in Nutrients contain natural vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients that are necessary for optimal health.
Pet Anchor is an easy-to-use, portable pet parking system. It is lightweight and compact, making it easy for pet owners to keep it in a laptop bag, purse or car. It is rated for animals up to 125 lbs. and is non-toxic. Made from polypropylene plastic and vinyl-coated stainless steel, it is 100-percent recyclable. It is 9 in. long and 3.75 in. across, and weighs 6 oz. Pet Anchor is made in the USA.
Orbee-Tuff Produce Carrot
Planet Dog has added the Carrot to its Orbee-Tuff Produce collection. The durable, non-toxic toy is buoyant, bouncy, minty and recyclable. It is made for dogs of all sizes, and it is 7.25 in. long with a 3.25 in diameter. Like the rest of the Produce line, it features a Treat-Spot, perfect for stuffing with tasty morsels for a well-balanced diet. The Produce line also features the Raspberry, Strawberry, Artichoke and Eggplant.
Beyond Tough Toys
Ethical Products has expanded its Beyond Tough toy collection to include toys with stronger canvas. The durable ballistic material is overstuffed and lined with crinkle paper throughout for a unique sound and feel. The expanded collection features four new products in a blue/orange screen-printed assortment.
iLeesh Products has introduced Retractable Leashes made from durable plastic. iLeesh’s Retractable Leash uses a high-intensity soft-nylon belt to protect pets from painful rope burns or cuts. Available with illustrations of more than 70 breeds and three different color combinations, the leashes come in two sizes: medium (16 ft.) and large (9 ft.).
Tasman's Natural Pet
Tasman's Natural Pet has introduced wholesome Simply Jerky treats, which are made in the USA with antibiotic-free chicken breast or bison liver, plus sea salt. The ingredients are listed on the front of the treat’s packaging. They are available in display cases with 10 resealable bags.
Quaker Pet Group
Quaker Pet Group has debuted its goDog Sasquatches, a line of durable, plush, furry big foot characters. Each character comes with pull-through arms and legs for tugging. The family of monsters includes two lady Sasquatches with eyelashes and lipstick. The toys feature Quaker Pet Group’s proprietary Chew Guard Technology, manufactured with a durable mesh lining and double-stitched seams built for tough play.
Unleashed Life has unveiled its Capri Collection. The dog bowl collection features the look of hand-woven rattan with a warm brown finish to complement any home décor. The bowls are made of resin composite and are hand finished in medium brown with just a hint of gold wash. The collection is available in three sizes.
Nimble Jerky with Antibiotic-Free Chicken
Tasman’s Natural Pet
Tasman’s Natural Pet has added Nimble Jerky with Antibiotic-Free Chicken to its treat offerings. This functional treat helps maintain hip and joint health for dogs. It is made in the USA with antibiotic-free chicken breast, sea salt, and useful levels of glucosamine, chondrotitin and collagen. It is available in display cases that contain 10 resealable stand-up packages.
Reflective Sport Mesh collars and leads
Reflective Sport Mesh collars and leads, from Petmate, feature a patent-pending, easy-release, two-tone buckle and a highly reflective neon-mesh overlay material for increased visibility and safety. The collars and leads come in four colors.
Kool Pets Stoneware Collection
PetRageous Designs has expanded its Kool Pets stoneware collection with new colors for both dogs and cats. The lime green and turquoise color pairings are easy to coordinate with modern décor. The stoneware collection offers several capacity options, coordinating coffee mugs and a placemat to bring together a pet’s feeding and watering arrangement. Kool Pets includes designs from the company’s most popular styles, including the scattered-bones pattern on the placemat and dog bowls, as well as “Dog Lover” and “Cat Lover” scripting on the coffee mugs. Each bowl and mug is handcrafted, microwavable and dishwasher safe.
2-in-1 Honeycomb Hut-Cuddler
Best Friends by Sheri
The 2-in-1 Honeycomb Hut-Cuddler, from Best Friends by Sheri, is a pet hut that can be transformed into a cuddler. Its hut form offers privacy and warmth, while its cuddler form gives pets a comfortable place to relax. It has a durable foam construction that is flexible, lightweight and easy to manage. Its exterior is made with faux-fur fabric, and its matching bottom is made with durable and water-resistant oxford fabric that does not attract dirt or dust. The Hut-Cuddler has a removable inner cushion for easy maintenance and cleaning, and the entire product can be safely machine-washed and dried.
Fromm Four-Star Nutritionals Lamb & Lentil
Fromm Family Foods
Fromm Family Foods has added a recipe to its Fromm Four-Star Nutritionals grain-free entrées for dogs. The company added the Lamb & Lentil recipe to its dog offerings. It is made in small batches, using hand-selected cuts of lamb together with lentils, chickpeas, zucchini, olive oil and other farm-fresh produce. The recipe is formulated for all life stages and can be fed on its own or in rotation with any of the other Fromm Four-Star offerings.
BuddyRest Pet Products
BuddyRest (buddyrest.com) has introduced its ToughBuddy Titan bed that is designed to stay strong even with the most determined chewers. It is made with human-grade, veterinarian-recommended memory foam that relieves pressure points, provides arthritic relief and helps keep joints pain-free. It also moulds to the contours of a dog’s body. ToughBuddy Titan also features 16809 denier-rated fabric and ballistic nylon. The machine-washable bed is made in the USA with military-grade Kevlar thread—the same thread used to make bulletproof vests. The bed is waterproof and suitable for use indoors and outdoors. The gray ToughBuddy Titan comes with one replacement cover guarantee.
Pure Piggy Dog Chews
Loving Pets has introduced the Pure Piggy Dog Chews collection, which satisfies a dog’s natural desire to chew. The all-natural meat chews help clean teeth and gums. The Pure Piggy Dog Chews are available in the following combinations: Braided Pizzle Sticks, Ear Strips, Single and 10 Pack of Pig Ears, Ham Bones and Humerus Bones.
Genuine Jerky Treats
Zuke’s has introduced Genuine Jerky treats. Manufactured in New Zealand in a facility that produces human-grade jerky products, Genuine Jerky has a simple, clean ingredient panel with no nitrates or nitrites. The jerky is naturally preserved with brown sugar and apple cider vinegar. It’s available in three flavors: Original Recipe, Barbecue Recipe and Teriyaki Recipe.
ThunderWorks has added the ThunderCoat and to its line of products that offer solutions to common pet behavior issues. The coat provides added warmth and protection from rain or cold weather. ThunderCoat features a khaki trench-coat style design that is fully lined, water-resistant and has a removable hood. It comes in XXS-large sizes and comes with a ThunderShirt.
indigo Triple Chews
indigo Triple Chews, from PetSafe, offer pet-pleasing texture and three healthy benefits in one long-lasting snack. Triple Chews help support a dog’s immune, digestive and dental health. Each blue treat is designed based on the biometrics of canine chewing and is easy for a dog to hold between its paws while chewing. The chews contain Hexametaphosphate (HMP), a compound proven to safely reduce plaque and tartar buildup. The grain-free treats have no artificial preservatives. Triple Chews are available in small, medium and large sizes, and they are made in the USA.
Blueberry Muffin Cookies
Three Dog Bakery
Three Dog Bakery has introduced Blueberry Muffin Cookies. The cookies take Three Dog Bakery’s classic vanilla wafers to a new level and are packed with natural blueberries. The Blueberry Muffin Cookies come in a 9-oz. simple brown bag adorned with a gingham ribbon.
Deep Dish Cuddler
Best Friends by Sheri
The Deep Dish Cuddler, from Best Friends by Sheri, features a high, overstuffed rear wall (12 in.) that provides back support and relieves unwanted pressure on the joints. The front wall is carved lower (9 in.) to support the head and neck. It’s made with ultra-soft Sherpa fabric, providing extra warmth and comfort. The bottom is made with durable oxford fabric that doesn’t attract dirt or dust. It can be machine washed and dried. The Deep Dish Cuddler is perfect for dogs and cats up to 25 lbs.
Ultra Joint & Liver Support
NutralifePet has introduced its Ultra Joint & Liver Support supplement. The supplement contains natural SAMe, a key ingredient that supports the lubrication of joints and the detoxification of the liver. It is available in four tablet sizes and dosages to meet the needs of all pet sizes, including: 50 mg., 100 mg., 200 mg., and 400 mg. Ultra Joint & Liver Support is blister packaged for optimal freshness and convenient administration.
Dog Breath Dental Treats
Herbsmith’s Dog Breath Dental Treats are made with spearmint, parsley and sea algae to promote healthy teeth and fresh, minty breath. The treats make managing a dog’s oral hygiene easy. The company recommends dog owners give a treat their dogs after each meal to promote fresh breath and pearly white teeth.
Jolly Pets has debuted Flathead toys, which are designed for dogs that love to shake, toss, tug and squeak. The stretchy weave of the braided body is durable enough for chew time and also helps floss and clean teeth in the process. The heavy-duty stitching on these nylon toys makes the Flathead perfect for a game of tug of war. Flatheads come in four sizes.
Paw Pods has added the Heart Pod to its lineup. The heart-shaped urn has a hollowed interior and is constructed with 100-percent biodegradable, all-natural materials such as bamboo and rice husk. The urn includes a sympathy card and seeded leaf that can be planted with the beloved pet and will bloom beautiful wildflowers year after year as a living memorial. The sympathy card can be kept as a cherished keepsake.
Dura-Brite Treat Ball
Ethical Products has added the Dura-Brite Treat Ball to its Dura-Bite toy collection. The durable rubber ball has an internal maze that slows down the dispensing of small treats or kibble. It provides dogs with hours of mental stimulation and helps reduce destructive boredom behaviors. The Dura-Brite Treat Ball comes in green, blue and purple.
Natural Balance Pet Foods
Dental Chews, from Natural Balance Pet Foods, help support healthy teeth and gums. The easy-to-digest chews help reduce plaque and tartar and help freshen breath. The chews are formulated with vitamin C, which supports healthy immune function. Dental Chews are available in both Small Breed and Medium/Large Breed sizes and in five varieties: L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Treats with Duck Meal, L.I.T. Limited Ingredient Treats Sweet Potato & Chicken Meal, Pumpkin & Chicken Meal with Papaya, Sweet Potato & Chicken Meal with Mango and Clean Grooves Vegetarian Blend. All formulas come in a 13-oz. package.
Clean Response Bone Dispenser
Petmate’s Clean Response Bone Dispenser holds poop bags in a small, compact design. The quick-load, flexible canister does not have a lid that needs to be removed or loosened during pick-up. It attaches in a fixed position to any leash and includes two center-pull rolls of bags with Microban Antimicrobial protection.
Sojos has added Lamb Complete to the Raw Made Easy dog food line. Made with freeze-dried raw lamb as its number one ingredient, Sojos Lamb Complete is GMO-free, grain-free and is 100-percent natural. It contains no fillers, preservatives, artificial flavors or colors. The mix’s ingredient list includes gently freeze-dried meat, veggies and fruit.
V-10 Vibration Trainer
The BigLeash V-10 Vibration Trainer is an introductory training tool for pet owners that do not want to use an E-collar. The system comes with a small receiver, comfortable, “in-touch’ two-way communication between the hand-held transmitter and the dog’s receiver collar, two-dog capability and the Firefly nightlight. The V-10 also has a tone button and 10 levels of vibration. It comes in four colors: green, orange, plum and grey.
Inflapotion/Herbal Aspirin Combo Packs
Glacier Peak Holistics
Glacier Peak Holistics has introduced its Inflapotion/Herbal Aspirin Combo Packs, which come with a 6-oz. Inflapotion tin and a travel size 20-ct. Capsule Herbal Aspirin. Inflapotion is an all-natural herbal remedy that stops pain and inflammation. It also works for long-term chronic problems such as arthritis, hip dysplasia and general aging. It has a proprietary blend of 100-percent certified organic herbs synergistically formulated to heal damaged tissues while helping the body to eliminate the toxins created by the repair process. The company’s Herbal Aspirin helps reduce pain and features a proprietary blend of white willow, skullcap, valerian and fever few.
Natural Deer Antlers
Redbarn Pet Products
Redbarn Pet Products has added Natural Deer Antlers to its natural dog chew line. The naturally shed antlers have a texture that helps clean teeth. The antlers come coated basted with the company's Bully Stick coating or uncoated in solid or split formats. The treat is loaded with natural nutrients and minerals. The chews are odorless and low fat. Natural Deer Antlers are sourced from the U.S. and Canada.
Dogit Home Non-Skid Bowls
Rolf C. Hagen USA Corp.
Rolf C. Hagen USA Corp. has added two colors to its Dogit Home Non-Skid bowl line: pink (pictured) and blue. The pink bowl is small, making it perfect for small dogs, and it features bone and heart shapes. The blue bowl comes embellished with hearts and bones, and it is a good size for medium to larger dogs. The pink bowl holds 10.1 oz., while the blue bowl holds 20.3 oz.
Healthy Brands for Life
Tether Tug, from Healthy Brands for Life, is an outdoor dog toy that promotes tug play and cardiovascular health. As the dog pulls against the toy, its pole flexes and flings the toy in the opposite direction causing the dog to chase the toy. Its design allows for full 360-degree rotation, and it can bend all the way to the ground. Its durable construction handles any size and breed, and the end toy can be interchanged with other toys. Tether Tug comes with a 55-in. Tether Tug pole, an in-ground base, quick connector attachment and a Tether Tug Rope Toy.
USDA Biobased PoopBags on a Roll
The Original PoopBags
The Original PoopBags has introduced USDA Biobased PoopBags on a Roll. The PoopBags are created by using recycled content and USDA-approved materials. It meets nationally certified standards for eco-friendliness. PoopBags has developed triangular packaging for the Original PoopBags on a Roll. The products come in a 3- and 9-roll pack.
Fresh Home Dog Food
Phoebe & Louie’s
Phoebe & Louie’s Fresh Home Dog Food line is made with human-grade, whole-food ingredients. Each recipe is made in small batches to support a nutritionally balanced diet for pets. The ingredients are sourced locally in Chicago and include USDA meats, and organic vegetables and fruits, as well as popular superfoods. The food does not have preservatives, anything artificial, GMOs, growth hormones, gluten, corn, wheat, flour, soy, by-products or fillers. The company offers a menu of Slow Cooked Stews, Breakfast Scrambles, Healing Broths and Superfoods Frozen Desserts.
Customizable Dog Toys
PrideBites has expanded its customizable dog toy line with the addition of three designs: Bone and two Happy Birthday options. The Custom for You line now has customizable options at three price points for consumers starting at $16.99. Customizable dog toys are delivered within three to four weeks.
Sealy Dog Bed
Sealy’s Dog Bed, which is licensed by dogPACER, uses a Quad Layer Technology, allowing dogs to enjoy a more supportive and restful sleep. Its Quad Layer Technology has a Cooling Energy Gel that absorbs stress on joints and cools dogs for comfort, and PetRest Memory Foam that helps increase circulation by conforming to a pet’s body shape. It also features Green Tea Orthopedic Foam to maintain natural weight distribution, and a HD Charcoal Base that provides essential support and absorbs odors. It has a non-slip bottom, washable covers, waterproof internal liner and no exposed zippers. It comes in three sizes.
SmartBones by PetMatrix
SmartBones by PetMatrix added SmartFillets to its rawhide-free dog chew line. The jerky chews are made from natural sweet potato and real chicken, and they are fortified with the essential vitamins and minerals dogs need to live healthy, active lifestyles. The low-fat chews fulfill a dog’s natural urge to chew. They are more than 99-percent digestible, which reduces the potential for intestinal blockages. SmartFillets are sold in 10- and 30-ct. bags.
Forest Fox Collar
2 Hounds Design
2 Hounds Design has added the Forest Fox design to its collar collection. The collar and matching leash features playful foxes posing on a forest background with meadows, mushrooms and trees. The collar comes in six sizes ranging from XSmall (7-11 in.) to XXLarge (26-34 in.). Three collar styles and widths are available.
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.
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.
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.