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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15:30 ET Auburn University acquires a Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine Chamber, along with 3 other locations

Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine has become the 2nd major university to acquire a Hyperbaric Veterinary Medicine (HVM) Chamber....


14:28 ET Vetrax™ Now Available to Veterinary Practices

AGL is reinventing the way veterinarians care for pets with the availability of Vetrax™. Through Vetrax, veterinarians can, for the first time,...


14:28 ET 4 Key Facts About Millennial Pet Owners

Between their growing numbers and affinity for "natural" pet products, the Millennial cohort wields a significant buying power for the industry,...


10:17 ET Entomological Society of America Supports the March for Science

The Entomological Society of America (ESA) endorses the March for Science to be held on April 22. The guiding principles of ESA, a non-partisan...


09:00 ET Endangered Species Chocolate Debuts Dark Chocolate Snacking Line

A top-selling brand in the natural food category, Endangered Species Chocolate (ESC) announces the debut of its snacking line. The line features 5...


09:00 ET Royal Canin Congratulates Brand Ambassador For Westminster Win!

Rumor continues to reign! Rumor, a German Shepherd Dog and Royal Canin Brand Ambassador, won Best of Breed and the Herding Group on her way to Best...


08:45 ET The Emergence of Intelligence-Led Policing in Wildlife Protection

ILP originated from the necessity in policing to focus on using informants and surveillance techniques to combat repeat offenders, with close...


08:30 ET Kindred Biosciences to Announce Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2016 Financial Results

Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets, today announced that it...


07:05 ET Henry Schein Reports Record Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2016 Financial Results

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


06:15 ET The world's largest shark survey just got bigger

Researchers attempting the world's largest survey of shark populations just reached their goal of 216 reefs — a year and a half ahead of schedule....


Feb 20, 2017, 08:00 ET BLACK+DECKER™ Unleashes Cordless Vacuums Designed for Pet Owners

As part of #NationalLoveYourPetDay, BLACK+DECKER™ announces its first-ever line of home cleaning products designed specifically for pet owners. The...


Feb 20, 2017, 05:00 ET Animal Health Market Size Worth $58.4 Billion By 2025 | CAGR: 5.4%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global animal health market is expected to reach USD 58.4 billion by 2025, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The market...


Feb 17, 2017, 19:30 ET Gov. Scott Announces Chewy to Create 600 Jobs at New E-Commerce Fulfillment Center in Ocala

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Chewy, an online retailer of pet food and products in the United States, will locate a new fulfillment...


Feb 17, 2017, 16:41 ET State Assembly Member Adrin Nazarian Introduces AB 1199 The Police-Canine Encounters Protection Act

Social Compassion In Legislation (SCIL), a leading California-based 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that is dedicated to finding solutions for the...


Feb 17, 2017, 12:48 ET FDA Cautions Pet Owners and Caretakers Not to Feed Certain Evanger's or Against the Grain Canned Pet Foods Due to Adulteration with Pentobarbital

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising pet owners and caretakers not to feed their pets certain lots of Evanger's canned Hunk of Beef or...


Feb 17, 2017, 11:30 ET Muttley Crue Rescue Announces 4th Annual Mardi Pawz Fundraiser

Muttley Crue, a Cleveland-based 501c3 rescue organization dedicated to saving the lives of dogs in danger, is once again bringing Mardi Gras to...


Feb 17, 2017, 08:35 ET Australian Brand DOOG (Dog Owners Outdoor Gear) Aims to Tackle the Pet Obesity Epidemic with Their Innovative and Practical Range of Dog Walking Gear

Designed on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Australian brand DOOG (Dog Owners Outdoor Gear) are having huge success with their range of dog walking...


Feb 17, 2017, 07:10 ET Global Markets for Animal Therapeutics and Diagnostics - Vaccines, Pharmaceuticals, Feed Additives & Diagnostics - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Markets for Animal Therapeutics and Diagnostics" report to their offering. This...


Feb 16, 2017, 12:43 ET Department of Health Reports Seoul Virus Infection in Pennsylvania Pet Rat; No Confirmed Human Infections to Date

Secretary of Health Dr. Karen Murphy today announced that one pet rat in a Pennsylvania home-based breeding facility has tested positive for the...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:57 ET Helen Mills Joins Mars Petcare as VP Corporate Affairs

Mars Petcare announced today that Helen Mills will join their global management team as the leader of Corporate Affairs. Mills has over 20 years...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:09 ET IFAW: Protecting Pangolins on World Pangolin Day

February 18 marks World Pangolin Day. Small and scaly, pangolins are the world's most illegally traded mammal and in danger of extinction. While...


Feb 16, 2017, 11:00 ET Bideawee - A Leading Pet Welfare Organization - Announces New 'Todd B. Richter' Foster Program

Want to help make the world a better place, one paw print at a time? Are you ready to open your heart and home to an animal in need, but are not...


Feb 16, 2017, 03:00 ET Dog Lovers Are in For a Treat

The Canine Community is the new pup on the block. A beautifully presented site whether on desktop, tablet or smartphone. The easy to use website...


Feb 15, 2017, 17:50 ET Cunard Presents 2017 Westminster Kennel Club "Best in Show" Winner with Transatlantic Crossing on Queen Mary 2

Cunard, the only line to carry pets across the Atlantic, presented Rumor, the Westminster Kennel Club's Best in Show winner, with an invitation to...


Feb 15, 2017, 14:52 ET Healthy Paws Foundation Partners With Pawsitive Alliance To Get Homeless Pets Adopted

The Healthy Paws Foundation is proud to announce their partnership with Pawsitive Alliance, a nonprofit organization dedicated to help end the...