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As pet parents strive to live more eco-friendly lives, they're applying that same philosophy to their cat litter choices.

Pet owners are increasingly favoring natural foods and treats for their dogs and cats, making this a fairly dynamic category for pet specialty retailers.

Natural cat litter has opportunities for growth as consumers look for new options.

Products in the natural wellness and healthcare segment of the pet goods industry are addressing specific issues, optimizing animal well being and potentially extending animals' lives.

Nutritious products with fewer ingredients and simple formulas are growing in demand as pet parents want to treat their animals to occasional snacks throughout the day.

From products that contain CBD to those that come as transdermal gels, supplements are changing in innovative and exciting ways.

As more pet parents embrace vegan and vegetarian diets, they're looking to feed their dogs the same. Retailers should educate themselves on this trend to ensure a successful future in dog food sales.

Eco-friendliness is gaining attention as pet owners seek environmentally responsible pet supplies.

As the natural pet-food category continues to expand, manufacturers within the segment will fall under greater scrutiny from pet parents who demand refined recipes and premium ingredients.

Hemp-based products are soothing pets' nerves and maladies while energizing the bottom lines and margins of retailers.