Independent Pet Partners has turned its founders’ unique vision for combining the competitive strengths of an independent neighborhood pet store with the power of a large corporate organization into a prime example of what it will take for pet specialty retailers to remain successful in the …

Leo&Lucky’s CEO Patrick McGinnis reflects on over a decade’s worth of hard work, passion and success in an ever-evolving industry. 

In many ways, the EarthWise Pet retail and service chain has been more than 40 years in the making, but its leadership has its sights firmly set on the forces that will shape the future of neighborhood pet stores.

There aren’t many pet retailers who would have guessed that a worldwide pandemic would turn their world upside down and make e-commerce a requirement for staying in business. EarthWise Pet, however, was prepared for the turbulence. 

Trusting individuals to represent your brand in a positive and impactful way is no small task, but with the right business model and the right franchisees, it can exponentially grow your business. This has been EarthWise Pet’s experience, as the pet retail and service brand first started fra…

The success of this Connecticut-based retailer illustrates the importance of prioritizing service over sales to build customer loyalty.

Patricia Harris Zeller has made the Animal Connection into a prime example of what creative marketing can accomplish.

With two New Hampshire locations filled with fun activities, live animals and extensive retail offerings, Woofmeow has carved a niche for itself as a unique destination for pet owners and other curious visitors.