More pet owners are selecting made in the USA pet foods because they believe these diets are high in quality and safer for their pets.
Cat owners are seeking premium treats for their demanding pets, and the more meat, the better.
Several factors are at play when dog owners consider switching their pets to a limited-ingredient diet.
Find out which innovative products made the cut for Pet Product News’ Editors’ Choice Awards.
Several health concerns top pet owners’ list of needs in the natural supplement aisle.
The first aid and wellness segment is faring well, with dental care and hot spot solutions consistent areas of need for pet owners.
Pet owners increasingly desire economical pets that fit in with their lifestyle and living space, and the demand for herps, small mammals and birds is growing as a result.
The authorities plan to release the carp herpes virus (KHV) into rivers colonized by the invasive common carp.
Dog owners are taking oral health seriously with steady purchases of at-home dental care products.
Despite a year characterized by coronavirus, local fish stores experienced a boom in business in 2020 and have a positive outlook for the year ahead.
The U.S. and Europe have lone been in dispute regarding the aviation industry, and now it’s affecting the aquatics industry.
A man was arrested for illegal fishing activities off Pebble Beach.
As more cannabidiol (CBD) pet product brands enter the marketplace, it’s more important than ever for independent pet retailers to prioritize consumer education and product selection.
Interest in the hobby is growing strongly in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, and retailers have become essential providers of reptile dietary products.
Best-selling natural dog and cat foods meet consumer demand for quality, sustainability and overall appropriate nutrition.
Pet specialty retailers are emphasizing education and customer service to help support beginners and retain customers.
Wet foods are popular with the feline set right now, but as there’s no one-flavor-fits-all approach, manufacturers are offering a variety of tastes and textures.
Pet owners feel a healthy dog is worth the investment, industry insiders report.
Dog owners demand single- and limited-ingredient treats and chews that are made in the USA.
With consumer awareness growing and the CBD space becoming more and more crowded, manufacturers are still coming up with new ideas.
Products with healthful ingredients lead consumer demand in the natural dental category.
The aquarium industry is experiencing a coronavirus pandemic-fueled boom, and lighting sales are strong, with hobbyists seeking higher-intensity lighting systems that feature controllability.
Shifting environments this year have introduced a variety of behavior and training challenges for dog and cat owners, and smart businesses are pivoting to meet those demands.
Today’s dog owners want high-quality toys that will keep their furry family members engaged and happy.
Industry insiders discuss ownership trends and issues that the pet bird category is currently facing.
Despite a market flooded with alternatives, cat kibble holds on to its spot in the food chain as manufacturers continuously pursue advances in nutrition.
Get the latest on the industry’s regulations, plus how pet retailers can navigate the category with customers.
“Unlike when I was in charge, in the 21st century a CITES Conference of the Parties, or CoP,…
A recent decision extends the current moratorium on commercial aquarium collection in West Hawaii.
A negative list comes with potentially positive outcomes.
This year’s challenges gave way to new product trends and creative charitable contributions.
Collar, leash and harness sales are stable, with durability a top priority for outdoorsy customers.
Supplements that offer problem-solving benefits and provide relief are resonating most with pet owners, according to industry insiders.
PPN unveils the finalists in the running for our annual Editors' Choice Awards.
Current events and devoted pet owners are stimulating sales in the anxiety-relief product category.
Retailers find that offering quality and a variety of nutritional products for fish and aquarium species is key.
House-bound cat owners with time on their hands have been giving their cat litter choices more thought.
Having raw options in a variety of formats can help support dog owners who are thinking about making a switch.
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.