VersaPet, a manufacturer of private label and branded cat litter products, will run under Pestell Group’s pet products business unit.
Blue Ridge Beef’s natural raw pet foods are now available through Phillips Pet Food & Supplies distribution centers in four states.
Purina has partnered with Animal Planet’s “Evan Goes Wild” Dr. Evan Antin to help promote its ActivFresh daily oral chews line.
Kristen Wellen will help Wag N’ Wash Natural Pet Food & Grooming boost its national branding and franchise development.
Tim Siedlaczek will head PetGuard’s national sales force as director of sales.
Dogtopia, which has 250 additional locations in the pipeline, opened its new center in Deer Park, Ill.
Pet Valu customers can purchase limited-edition American flag pet bandanas to benefit The United States War Dogs Association from July 4th through Sept. 11.
Pet food companies named in the FDA’s latest report say more research is needed on the potential link between certain diets and heart disease.
Fourth quarter net sales for the pet segment grew 38 percent to $406 million, while operating profit of $110 million increased 82 percent.
The company’s Charlee Bear and Hound & Gatos brands are now available in Florida through a new agreement with Complete Animal Nutrition Distribution.