This is the first acquisition for Outward Hound since being acquired by J.W. Childs Associates in December 2017.
Pet owners who wish to offer their pups additional features in their dog houses can work with local retailers to design the perfect pad, said company officials.
The store officially opened on June 30.
The organization's goal is to provide innovators a place to walk the tightrope from idea to sample to sales.
The donations will assist the overall training and placement of dogs supporting veterans.
The annual Petland Awards Banquet and Trade Show was recently held in Kissimmee, Fla.
The company is now growing its own organic hemp in four states.
A critical part of the franchise training is a 20-hour certification course on animal nutrition, from Dogs Naturally University.
The new store concept offers on-site services include grooming, training, veterinary care, nutrition consultations, day care, and more.
The awards are dedicated to recognizing companies that have helped grow and transform New Zealand’s national and local economies with exceptional export success.