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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Sep 19, 2017, 13:47 ET Vet Innovations, Inc., Appoints Industry Leader Paul Converse as Director of Sales

Vet Innovations, Inc., is excited to welcome Paul Converse, an accomplished Fortune 100/Nestle Purina executive, to the company's leadership team....


Sep 19, 2017, 10:43 ET Get Your Licks on Route 66® Rolls in to Oklahoma with Three Pet Adoption Events

FIDO Friendly Magazine announces the 9th Annual Pet Adoption Tour, Get Your Licks on Route 66® with Presenting Sponsor Petco Foundation. "Each...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Olivia Munn Invests in Dog Walking App Wag!, and Joins Company as Creative Strategist

Dog-lover, actress, and producer Olivia Munn has starred in and co-produced a new national television commercial to promote Wag!, the first...


Sep 19, 2017, 09:01 ET Michael Phelps Teams Up With Nulo To Inspire Pet Parents

Today, Nulo Pet Food launched WE DECIDE, its most expansive pet marketing campaign to-date led by 23-time gold medalist Michael Phelps and his...


Sep 19, 2017, 08:38 ET Largest Non-Profit Animal Hospital in the U.S. Launches Global Institute for Animal Health Education

Utilizing the knowledge and expertise of 100 specialty veterinarians, the Animal Medical Center (AMC) today launched the Usdan Institute for Animal...


Sep 19, 2017, 06:08 ET Amazon vs. the Pet Products Competition Analyzed in New Packaged Facts Report

E-commerce giant Amazon is shaping consumer pet products buying trends that are shifting purchasing channels (online, in-store, and multi-channel)...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:33 ET Banfield Foundation Helps American Humane Expand Disaster Response Capabilities With New West Coast Animal Rescue Truck

Banfield Foundation®, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, today announced the unveiling of a new, 50-foot American Humane rescue truck dedicated to...


Sep 18, 2017, 13:15 ET Petland Charities Collecting Donations To Support Hurricane Relief Efforts

Petland Charities announced today that the 501c3 organization will collect donations beginning Monday, September 18, benefiting the Houston and...


Sep 18, 2017, 10:03 ET New Innovative Dog Probiotic for Digestive Health & Immune Function

Bil-Jac, a family-owned and operated, leading manufacturer of Super Premium Dog Foods and Treats, has announced the launch of BreakThru® Biotics...


Sep 18, 2017, 09:54 ET HSI y la H/3 Foundation lanzan una iniciativa de rescate y socorro de animales para las Islas Vírgenes Británicas tras el huracán Irma

Las organizaciones benéficas de alcance mundial dirigidas hacia los animales Humane Society International y H/3 Foundation Inc. han lanzado una...


Sep 18, 2017, 08:00 ET Aratana Therapeutics to Present at Cantor Fitzgerald Global Healthcare Conference

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


Sep 18, 2017, 06:28 ET Kids are Key Factor to Resurgence in Products for "Gateway Pets" Such as Rabbits, Hamsters, and Other Small Animals

There's virtually no end to the number of loving, positive adjectives pet owners commonly use to describe their furry, feathered, and finned animal...


Sep 18, 2017, 04:43 ET Purina insta a las organizaciones a recoger los premios de llevar las mascotas al trabajo

Estudios[1] demuestran que permitir a las mascotas en los trabajos mejora la satisfacción de los empleados y reduce el estrés Nestlé Purina...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET Purina ruft Unternehmen dazu auf, die Vorteile von Haustieren am Arbeitsplatz zu nutzen

Studien zeigen[1], dass Haustiere am Arbeitsplatz die Zufriedenheit von Mitarbeitern erhöht und Stress abbaut Nestlé Purina ruft Unternehmen...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET Purina appelle les organisations à profiter des avantages liés aux animaux de compagnie au travail

Des études[1] montrent que les employés qui peuvent amener leur animal de compagnie au travail sont plus satisfaits et moins stressés Nestlé...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET A Purina convoca Organizações para Colherem os Frutos de Levar Animais de Estimação para o Trabalho

Estudos [1] mostram que os animais de estimação no local de trabalho melhoram a satisfação dos empregados e diminuem o stress Nestlé Purina...


Sep 18, 2017, 03:00 ET Purina invita le organizzazioni a raccogliere i frutti dell'iniziativa "Porta gli animali da compagnia al lavoro"

Alcuni studi[1] hanno dimostrato che permettere ai dipendenti di portare gli animali da compagnia al lavoro aumenta la soddisfazione e riduce lo...


Sep 17, 2017, 10:43 ET Courageous canine who was victim of dog fighting wins top title of "American Hero Dog" at the 2017 American Humane Hero Dog Awards®

Following nearly a million votes by the American public and the opinions of an expert panel of celebrity animal lovers and dog experts, Abigail, a...


Sep 15, 2017, 22:50 ET PETMED SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against PetMed Express, Inc. - (PETS)

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, the former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., remind investors that they have...


Sep 15, 2017, 17:18 ET ASPCA Continues to Help Hundreds of Animals Displaced by Hurricane Irma through Field Rescue, Relocation & Emergency Sheltering

In response to Hurricane Irma, the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) has been on the ground in Florida and South...


Sep 15, 2017, 13:50 ET Brillan las estrellas para la campaña mundial de concientización de la adopción de mascotas Remember Me Thursday®

Este mes, el Centro de Animales Helen Woodward se unirá una vez más a partidarios del bienestar de los animales y organizaciones de todo el mundo...


Sep 15, 2017, 13:13 ET Bill Sponsor, Social Compassion in Legislation, Hopeful Governor Brown Will Sign Historic Animal Welfare Legislation into Law

California Assembly Bill 485, the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act, passed both the California State Senate by a vote of 38 to 0 and the Assembly on...


Sep 15, 2017, 10:18 ET Royal Canin and Eukanuba Petcare Brands Come Together to Unveil World Class Competition Facilities at The Roberts Centre

Two of the most respected names in pet health nutrition are coming together to provide a best-in-class venue to honor incredible breeds and...


Sep 15, 2017, 09:44 ET HSI and H/3 Foundation launch animal rescue & relief initiative for British Virgin Islands in aftermath of Hurricane Irma

Global animal charities Humane Society International and H/3 Foundation Inc. have launched an animal rescue and relief initiative in the British...


Sep 15, 2017, 09:21 ET Le salon des animaux de compagnie Pet Fair Asia prend une nouvelle dimension

La vingtième édition du Pet Fair Asia (salon des animaux de compagnie en Asie) a eu lieu au SNIEC (Shanghai New International Expo Center, ou...