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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May 22, 2016, 17:01 ET Seltene Versteigerung herausragender junger Pferde

Zum ersten Mal wird in Dänemark eine außergewöhnliche Auswahl an Springpferden im Rahmen einer Internet-Auktion versteigert. Es...


May 20, 2016, 18:18 ET Une exceptionnelle mise aux enchères de jeunes chevaux remarquables

Pour la première fois au Danemark, une collection exceptionnelle de jeunes sauteurs sera vendue sous la forme d'enchères sur Internet....


May 20, 2016, 10:26 ET A Century Of Compassion: American Humane Association Celebrates 100 Years Of Rescuing Animals From Disasters

For 100 years, one name has been synonymous with animal rescue in this country and around the world: American Humane Association. This year,...


May 19, 2016, 15:34 ET Meet America's Top 10 Veterinary Professionals And Vote For Your Favorites!

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, is pleased to announce that voting is now open in the third annual...


May 19, 2016, 14:36 ET St. Louis Children's Hospital Patients Reunite With Their Pets at New Purina Family Pet Center

 Madison Taliaferro spent weeks in the hospital in 2012. After a decade of suffering from cystic fibrosis, she underwent a double lung...


May 19, 2016, 14:05 ET AquaBounty's AquAdvantage® Salmon approved by Health Canada

Canada becomes second country to determine AquAdvantage Salmon is safe to eat and poses no environmental concern.  AquaBounty...


May 19, 2016, 10:30 ET $10,000 ASPCA Grant Results in $10,000 Local Match for Habitat for Horses

Habitat for Horses today announced that the ASPCA Equine Fund recently offered a $10,000 grant to Habitat for Horses, if a donor(s) would...


May 19, 2016, 08:30 ET World's First Piebald Alligator and Extremely Rare Leucistic Alligator Named Ambassadors of New High Tech, Interactive Zoo & Education Facility

 Animal Crossings of Florida, Inc., owned by animal conservationists Robbie Keszey, Stephen Keszey and Nathan Sweeting, in partnership with a...


May 19, 2016, 08:30 ET EAGALA Announces New Book on EAGALA Model Equine-Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Development

 Lynn Thomas, CEO of the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association (EAGALA), announces the release of the new book, Transforming Therapy...


May 18, 2016, 09:37 ET Packaged Facts: Dog and Cat Products Just Tip of Expanding Pet Humanization Market

One of the most important driving forces in the pet industry is the humanization of our animal companions, but until recently the trend almost...


May 18, 2016, 08:57 ET Online Veterinarian Catalog Vetxed.com is now Publicly Available

An Estonia-based information technology company WeDo Ltd. launches its third medicine themed service: Vetxed.com, a unique multilingual catalog...


May 18, 2016, 08:08 ET Henry Schein's Chairman and CEO To Discuss The Future of Health Care At The World Summit On Innovation & Entrepreneurship

 Stanley M. Bergman, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world's largest provider of...


May 18, 2016, 08:02 ET Dog Park Safety Tips and Common Medical Mishaps

 As summer approaches, dog lovers begin their migration to local dog parks so their four-legged family members can play and socialize. With the...


May 17, 2016, 23:00 ET A New Cloud-Based Exchange for Thoroughbred Consignors and Bloodstock Agents

 A new web-based tool is available for commercial Thoroughbred sales consignors for promoting their stock, leveraging the latest in cloud...


May 17, 2016, 20:29 ET Snappy Snoozers Inflatable Pet Bed the Newest Inflatable Technology

Roberta MacDowell, owner & creator of Snappy Snoozers pet beds came up with the idea when she was working two jobs and never had the extra...


May 17, 2016, 17:46 ET Aratana Therapeutics Granted FDA Approval of ENTYCE® (capromorelin oral solution)

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


May 17, 2016, 17:30 ET Tom Cote and Gemma Gene Release Children's Book

 What are the odds of two pug lovers who happen to be big Instagrammers with hundreds of thousands of followers meeting on Instagram, getting...


May 17, 2016, 16:57 ET On Anniversary Of Moore Tornado American Humane Association And Kirkpatrick Foundation To Give Giant Gift To Protect Oklahoma's Animals

 On the anniversary of the deadly EF-5 tornado that devastated the city of Moore, Oklahoma in 2013, killing dozens of people, destroying more...


May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Introducing BarkShop Live: The World's First Retail Experience Where Dogs Do The Shopping

 Bark & Co, the company behind BarkBox, today announced BarkShop Live, a week-long experiment of a new retail experience where dogs do the...


May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Petland K-9 Support Grows to 26 in Ohio

Petland is proud to announce its support of 26 service dogs in the Central Ohio area with the recent addition of Hilliard Police Department's three...


May 17, 2016, 09:00 ET Bark & Co Raises $60 Million in New Funding Round

 Bark & Co, the company behind BarkBox, today announced $60 million in new funding to grow and expand its offerings for dogs and their...


May 17, 2016, 08:35 ET Private Equity Firm Hall-Capital Partners Acquires Auto/Truck Seat Protection Company

 Hall-Capital Partners is pleased to announce the acquisition of the 4Knines company out of Phoenix, Arizona. 4Knines markets a full line of...


May 17, 2016, 06:00 ET Petco Features 7-Point Pet Care Check in New Grooming Campaign

 Petco today launched a new multi-platform creative campaign in support of its wellness and grooming offerings at local stores. The campaign...


May 16, 2016, 08:30 ET Kindred Biosciences Announces Positive Results from Pivotal Study of KIND-010 for the Management of Weight Loss in Cats

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