Animals & Pets Up-to-the-minute news on products, services, contests, and special events for animals, including wildlife, pets and the people who love them. This category also contains announcements of animal welfare benefits and initiatives, along with information on new studies regarding companion animals. Learn about the newest updates from pet retailers, rescue organizations, and veterinary service providers.

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Aug 18, 2017, 15:03 ET MediVet Equine Issues Open Letter To Clients

MediVet Equine began operations in 2009, selling advanced equine preventative and regenerative therapies to veterinarians. In 2013, the company was...


Aug 18, 2017, 12:51 ET Petco Unveils 2 New Stores in August

Petco, a leading specialty retailer of premium pet food, supplies and services will open 2 new stores and remodel one store in August. Petco...


Aug 18, 2017, 11:38 ET Georgia's Own, Petland Kennesaw Announces Exclusive Buying Relationship with Daynes Ridge Kennel

Working to redefine the words, "puppies for sale" Petland Kennesaw hopes to change the canine game. With a desire to inform the public about...


Aug 18, 2017, 08:00 ET Determined Pet Owner Channels Grief into Action with 1,200 Mile Ride to Honor His Late Dog

On August 19th, Air National Guard member Rick Dreyer will get on his bike in Amelia Island, Florida and start a 1,200-mile journey to Embrace Pet...


Aug 17, 2017, 17:25 ET As A Capstone To His Heralded Career, Renowned American Photographer Thomas D. Mangelsen Unveils His "Legacy Reserve Collection"

Thomas D. Mangelsen is hailed as one of the foremost American nature photographers of the last 50 years, often earning comparisons to the great...


Aug 17, 2017, 15:22 ET Saint Louis Zoo Receives Leadership Gift From Centene Charitable Foundation For New Grizzly Bear Exhibit

Today, the Saint Louis Zoo announced a leadership gift from Centene Charitable Foundation to name Centene Grizzly Ridge, which is set to open at...


Aug 17, 2017, 13:19 ET Camp Run-A-Mutt Ranks #2057 on the 2017 Inc. 5000

Inc. magazine today ranked Camp Run-A-Mutt #2057 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private...


Aug 17, 2017, 12:21 ET Local Businesswoman Stacy Pursell Is Finalist for Pet Industry Woman of the Year Award

Local businesswoman Stacy Pursell, CEO and President of The VET Recruiter® in Tulsa, OK has been named a finalist in the fifth annual...


Aug 17, 2017, 09:13 ET Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world

Mobile technology and conservation join forces to save animals in a new partnership. IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and Bare Tree...


Aug 17, 2017, 07:30 ET Veterinary CT Scanner Market Worth 173.7 Million USD by 2022

According to a new market research report "Veterinary CT Scanner Market by Type (Multi Slice CT Scanner, Portable CT Scanner), Animal (Small...


Aug 16, 2017, 15:39 ET Wearable Technology for Animals 2017-2027: Technologies, Markets, Forecasts

ID, tracking, facilitation, safety, security, behavior monitoring, control, medical diagnosis, treatment This report concerns the needs,...


Aug 16, 2017, 13:30 ET ASPCA and the Petco Foundation Partner to Grant $1.5 Million to Dogs Playing For Life to Expand Life-Saving Playgroups Nationwide

The ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) and the Petco Foundation are teaming up to provide a substantial...


Aug 16, 2017, 10:40 ET GrowlerWerks uKegs are a good match for dogs, outdoor spaces

Dogs are just about as welcome in Portland pubs as is the GrowlerWerks uKeg, the pressurized growler that keeps beer fresh, cold and carbonated....


Aug 16, 2017, 10:12 ET POP Cats, the first cat pop convention in the US East Coast

POP Cats, the celebration of cats meet pop-culture and art, will make its electrifying debut in Miami, Saturday, October 28th, 2017 at the Miami...


Aug 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Reinventing the Pet Tag: Pawscout is Your Furry Friend's New Best Friend

With over 150 million pets1 fed, watered, groomed (and snuggled) across the U.S., it's time to modernize how we keep our home's furriest occupants...


Aug 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Henry Schein Announces 2-for-1 Stock Split

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and...


Aug 15, 2017, 09:30 ET Prevent Indianmeal Moths from Invading Your Food Facility

McCloud Services, a leading pest management company servicing Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Ohio andWisconsin, is...


Aug 15, 2017, 06:00 ET It's Officially Kitten Season, but Nearly 60% of Respondents Surveyed by Petco are Unaware the Season Even Exists

Kitten Season sounds like a dream come true for many. However, that's not the case for shelters across the country flooded with homeless kittens...


Aug 14, 2017, 08:57 ET Feed a Bee announces coast-to-coast National Honey Bee Day plantings and funding for future forage projects

Mark your calendars now! August 19 is National Honey Bee Day, and Feed a Bee will be buzzing across the country to plant thousands of wildflowers...


Aug 12, 2017, 07:00 ET Jurox Enters Partnership With Dermatology Company Stratford Animal Health

Jurox Animal Health USA has announced the completion of comprehensive sales and a co-marketing agreement with Stratford Pharmaceuticals, located in...


Aug 11, 2017, 11:54 ET National Check the Chip Day a reminder to update pets' microchip registry information

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) are recognizing National Check the Chip Day...


Aug 11, 2017, 09:00 ET Global momentum to shut down ivory markets provides reason to celebrate on World Elephant Day

On Saturday millions of animal lovers around the world will be raising a cheer for nature's biggest land animal, the elephant. "On this World...


Aug 11, 2017, 08:08 ET Henry Schein Launches 2017 Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities Program

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced the launch of its 2017 Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities (HLHC) program, which supports...


Aug 11, 2017, 07:39 ET Uniquely Cats Veterinary Center and Calls for Cats Mobile Service Join Forces

Uniquely Cats Veterinary Center (UCVC) and Calls for Cats, a mobile feline veterinary service, are pleased to announce a merger. The Calls for Cats...


Aug 11, 2017, 00:01 ET Banfield Pet Hospital Unveils 1,000th Hospital

On Saturday, August 12, 2017, Banfield Pet Hospital® celebrates the grand opening of its 1,000th hospital. Banfield President Brian Garish will...