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How Senior Pets are Driving Growth of Functional Pet Foods

Packaged Facts reports that a majority of dog and cat owners agree high-quality foods are effective for preventative healthcare.

Phillips to Expand Distribution of Stella & Chewy’s

Stella & Chewy’s line of products will be available five distribution centers throughout the Western U.S.

Pet Ownership Continues to Climb, AVMA Finds

More people than ever own specialty or exotic pets, dogs and cats, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association's 2017-2018 Pet Ownership and Demographics Sourcebook.

Petco Partnership Aims to Make it Easier for Consumers to Get Pet Meds

The retailer partnered with Express Scripts to make pet prescriptions and OTC medications their pets need online.
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Blogs

How This Missouri Pet Shop Plans to Add More Services

Big changes are in the works for Busch Pet Products, which has plans to make the move to a larger space and start offering more services.

This Inexpensive Service Could Help Retailers Boost Sales

An independent pet retailer explains why adding services to a brick-and-mortar store in order to boost foot traffic doesn’t need to be a costly undertaking.

How Pet Health is Driving Industry Growth

Pet marketers and retailers that are playing the long game are betting on veterinary services.

Honesty is the Best Policy for This Massachusetts Retailer

Being genuine with customers is a priority for Gina Swansburg, owner of Gone to the Dogs in Wakefield, Mass.
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In This Issue

All Paws on Deck

Paw It Forward, Pet Product News’ annual mega-feature on charitable efforts in the industry, reveals how product manufacturers are pitching in to support pets, people and organizations in meaningful and immeasurable ways.

International Waters: Spain Mulls Future Bans

Spain is considering including guppies, mollies and more on its list of exotic and invasive species

More Than a Treat

Pet owners are on the hunt for nutritious, entertaining and innovative treats, chews and toys for their small animals.

Calm and Controlled

Products designed to help dog and cat owners with training and behavior issues are majoring in multifunction and ease of use while maintaining quality and durability.
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Industry Profiles

How This Missouri Pet Shop Plans to Add More Services

Big changes are in the works for Busch Pet Products, which has plans to make the move to a larger space and start offering more services.

Honesty is the Best Policy for This Massachusetts Retailer

Being genuine with customers is a priority for Gina Swansburg, owner of Gone to the Dogs in Wakefield, Mass.

How Ziwi Thrives Off its New Zealand Heritage

Sharon Durham, marketing communications manager for Ziwi, explains how the company leverages the strengths of New Zealand’s heritage and farming industry to bring premium-quality foods to pet store shelves.

This Florida Retailer Is All in On Aquatics

With standout customer service and a carefully curated selection of aquarium-keeping supplies, Aqua-Holics is a destination for Florida fish lovers.
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Pets & Policies

Reptile Awareness Day Celebrates Herps

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council explains why the industry celebrates Reptile Awareness Day, which is this Sunday.

PIJAC Joins the AMR Challenge to Combat Antibiotic Resistance

PIJAC and the broader pet care community are working to develop and establish Recommendations for Judicious Use of Antimicrobials in Companion Animal Care.

Why Tarantulas Are Underappreciated and Valuable Pets

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council's vice president of government affairs recently attended a workshop that gave PIJAC more information about the tarantula trade.

PIJAC Examines How Owning Pets Helps Humans Get Active

National Physical Fitness and Sports Month in May offers an opportunity to note how pets impact humans' health and well-being.
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