More time at home for pet owners during recent shutdowns has meant more attention paid to pet grooming.
Two industry experts offer their take on how sales, livestock and product trends.
Toys that stimulate the senses and delight both cat and owner are most successful in this category.
The “spa day” goes to the dogs as Fido contentedly unwinds in mind, body and soul.
PIJAC responds as attention turns to Hawaii’s eastern waters—and now, we wait.
Aquatic industry experts answer this question and discuss the state of the industry.
The newest member of the family comes with a long list of necessities, but retailers can help.
Manufacturers and distributors stand ready with winter wear and holiday products. Is your store prepared?
Cat owners are especially interested in ways that diets can provide added moisture.
West Hawaii fishers wishing to collect marine fish for home aquaria from West Hawaii waters have suffered a setback.
Demand for premium dietary products is high among herp hobbyists.
Bedding and litter products for small animals are following natural trends, with customers favoring sustainable and nontoxic offerings.
Dog and cat owners continue to seek the best nutrition for their pets, and many view supplements as a valuable tool.
Owners prefer tough toys that encourage connection as well as entertain pets and people.
Helping customers understand the benefits of diets made with internationally sourced ingredients is a key to selling better-quality foods.
When it comes to dog treats and chews, pet owners want products that offer the most value and provide a satisfying snack to their furry companions.
The cannabidiol (CBD) pet product market is still proliferating, giving retailers an opportunity to expand their offerings to health-conscious consumers.
Consumers demand accessories and litter that will keep their cats’ litterbox area tidy and odor free.
Beds for cats and dogs come in a dizzying array of options designed to please people and pets with features that matter.
Retailers find success by offering cat owners a variety of quality tidbits to please picky their pets.
Retailers report that customers are turning to new aquarium pets in a big way, and they’re buying tanks large and small.
Manufacturers and retailers weigh in on recent sales trends in the category, plus the best ways retailers can educate consumers on the benefits of these diets.
As pet owners pay more attention to ingredients and sourcing in treats and chews, retailers should educate consumers on health benefits, too.
Manufacturers and retailers look to fall and holiday merchandise sales to offset losses in Q1 and Q2.
Options abound in pet dining accessories, with pet owners not only looking for functional, safe dishes, but also options that will express personal style and complement home fashions.
For active dog owners, function over fashion is often the focus of their collar, leash and harness purchases.
Small aquariums are attracting interest from both space-conscious hobbyists and aquatic newcomers, and popularity is booming.
Cat owners see raw food as a less-processed, high-meat option to boost their pets' wellness.
Bird owners are looking to upgrade existing cages and accessories to improve their feathered family members' lives.
Top trends in the dog food marketplace focus on transparency and improving the health of canine companions.
Pet retailers and CBD manufacturers offer a glimpse of where the category stands in today's marketplace, plus an overview of CBD terminology.
Evidence-based clinical nutrition is prompting pet food manufacturers to expand beyond all-life-stage diets and increase focus on food for every stage of life.
Dental health is not just for February. Consumers increasingly seek natural oral care for pets year-round.
Retailers have a variety of playthings to choose from when it comes to stocking their shelves, but no toy selection is complete without products that promote bonding as well as those that are durable and enticing.
Different applications are driving customers to purchase more specialized lighting, and some retailers find they can be successful in niche markets.
Treats are an effective tool that dog owners can use to train their animals, and low-calorie snacks are helping ensure pets' overall health.
As cat owners seek the best nutrition possible for their pets, natural diets quickly come into play, and qualities such as safety, sustainability and high protein are sought after.
Retailers anticipate demand for terrariums and paludariums will remain steady, as interest in the hobby surges despite challenges.
How retailers can capture repeat sales in the herp food category.
Demand for natural dog and cat foods continues to drive sales.
Retailers discuss where the category is headed.
The consumer trends driving sales in the pet health aid category.
Pet owners that understand the importance of play are helping boost sales of dog toys.
A look at the trends and products making waves in the aquatic foods category.
How pet grooming products are faring in today's market.
An overview of the trends and products cat owners seek in the cat litter category.
Frozen dietary options have quickly turned into the go-to food choice for many customers' pets, aquatics specialty retailers reported.
Favored treats and chews provide pets with more than flavor and fun—consumers want function and other benefits to boot.
The cat litter product category has expanded over the years—not only to meet the needs of cat owners, but also to satisfy the preferences of their feline friends.
Whether it's a joyride to the market or a cross-country trip, excursions for pets now have a wide range of accessories to make them safe, comfortable and convenient.