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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27 Apr, 2017, 11:43 ET PEDIGREE® Brand Brings Forth Thought-Provoking Take On Pet Adoption

People often say they've "rescued" a pet, but in many cases, the pet ends up rescuing its new owner just as much. The PEDIGREE® brand is bringing...


27 Apr, 2017, 10:07 ET Managing Winter Colony Losses: A Reason for Optimism

The following is by Dick Rogers, M.Sc., Principal Scientist / Entomologist: Bayer Bee Care Center - Bee Health & Integrated Apiculture...


27 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Heska To Present at Four Upcoming Conferences

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, will be...


26 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET BISSELL to Carpet NYC Dog Park--and Then Clean Up the Mess

BISSELL knows that pets are an important part of the family. And, like kids, they come with their own special set of messes. Accidents, pet hair...


26 Apr, 2017, 08:30 ET Entest BioMedical's Chairman Discusses its Subsidiary, Zander Therapeutics, Inc.'s Progress With Small Molecule Immunotherapies for Treating Cancer and Arthritis in Dogs

Entest BioMedical Inc.'s (OTCPINK: ENTB) Chairman and CEO David Koos discussed current and anticipated developments for the company's subsidiary,...


26 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Animal Drug Compounding Market to Reach US$ 1,373.8 Mn by 2024 - Persistence Market Research

Greater unavailability of generic veterinary medicine in desired dosage forms for optimum efficiency is boosting the global demand for compounded...


26 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET ARM & HAMMER™ Introduces SLIDE™ Easy Clean-Up Clumping Litter, Offering Hassle-Free Cleaning for Cat Owners

For cat owners, cleaning out the litter box can be among the most dreaded chores in the house. In fact, in a recent online survey1, Arm &...


25 Apr, 2017, 17:20 ET Reminder: Heska Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 1, 2017

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, today...


25 Apr, 2017, 16:30 ET Aratana Therapeutics Provides Update on ENTYCE®

Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on the licensing, development and commercialization of innovative...


25 Apr, 2017, 14:35 ET Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® Named Fastest Growing US Pet Food Brand by Euromonitor International Limited

Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, manufacturer of the Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® line of pet food and treats is proud to share that Euromonitor International...


25 Apr, 2017, 13:34 ET Recently Acclaimed CAVALIA Star Sylvia Zerbini and her Amazing Grand Liberté Horses Featured at Fiesta Charity 'MANE' EVENT

The 19th Annual Fiesta Charity Horse Show and 'MANE' EVENT, produced by non-profit Fiesta of the Spanish Horse, returns to the LA Equestrian Center...


25 Apr, 2017, 13:30 ET Animal Dermatology Clinic Portland Poised to Expand Operation at New State-of-the-Art Clinic

Animal Dermatology Clinic (ADC) Portland is pleased to announce the expansion of a new state-of-the-art dermatology specialty practice in Portland,...


25 Apr, 2017, 12:06 ET Healthy Spot Announces Expansion with 3 New Store Openings in 2017

In Summer of 2017, Healthy Spot will open 3 new retail locations simultaneously for the first time in the company's history. Adding to the 8...


25 Apr, 2017, 10:35 ET From Incredible Jumps To Record-Breaking Dives, Purina Pro Plan Celebrates 20 Years Of The Incredible Dog Challenge

For two decades, the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge (IDC) has been giving competitive canine athletes a stage to demonstrate their...


25 Apr, 2017, 09:38 ET Kriser's Natural Pet Launches Partnership With Instacart For Same-Day Natural Pet Food & Supplies Delivery

Kriser's Natural Pet, a multi-unit retailer specializing in natural pet food, treats, supplies and grooming announced today a new partnership with...


25 Apr, 2017, 08:03 ET Can a Cow Save a Penguin? Stonyfield Says "Let's #ImagineHow"

Can a cow save a penguin? Stonyfield, the country's leading organic yogurt maker, is confident that it can and wants to inspire families to find...


25 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET Henry Schein To Webcast First Quarter 2017 Conference Call On Tuesday, May 9, 2017 At 10:00 a.m. ET

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


25 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET JustFoodForDogs Receives Significant Investment from L Catterton's Growth Fund

JustFoodForDogs, the first-to-market retailer of small batch, home-cooked pet food, today announced that it has received a significant growth...


25 Apr, 2017, 07:00 ET Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat at The Mirage Achieves Humane Certification for Animal Welfare

Today, American Humane, the country's first national humane organization and the world's largest certifier of animal welfare and well-being,...


24 Apr, 2017, 19:25 ET AVMA welcomes veterinary leadership at the U.S. Department of Agriculture

The AVMA is pleased that a veterinarian, Secretary Sonny Perdue, DVM, was confirmed to the position of United States Secretary of Agriculture. With...


24 Apr, 2017, 15:58 ET Dog Owners are Eating Clean and Feeding Clean

(Family Features) Pet parents are trying to eat clean and increasingly want the same for their pets. The NUTRO™ brand – a pioneer in natural pet...


24 Apr, 2017, 13:33 ET ETC Accelerate Baltimore's Additional $100,000 in Funding to be awarded to Baltimore Based Chord

The ETC (Emerging Technology Centers), Baltimore City's leading technology and innovation centers, announced Wednesday the winner of the Accelerate...


24 Apr, 2017, 11:12 ET Recent Poll Finds 9 Out Of 10 Dog Owners Surveyed Are Trying To Eat Clean And It's Impacting How They Feed Their Dogs

More and more of today's pet parents are starting to eat clean and increasingly want the same for their pets. In a recent survey conducted by the...


24 Apr, 2017, 10:30 ET The American Kennel Club Appoints Vice Presidents In Legal Department

The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world's largest dog registry and leading industry authority and advocate for dogs, is pleased to announce the...


24 Apr, 2017, 09:05 ET Brilliant Pet: BrilliantPad™ Campaign Ends at Over 178% Funding Target

Self-cleaning indoor dog toilet set to deliver in Summer '17 to 756 backers BrilliantPad, the world's first self-cleaning indoor dog potty for...