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 08, 2016, 16:01 ET Kindred Biosciences Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

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


Aug 08, 2016, 15:06 ET America not chickening out on backyard poultry

Whether it's eating locally, getting back to a simpler time of life or just wanting to know where the food on the dinner plate is coming from,...


Aug 08, 2016, 13:34 ET Winning the Battle over Canine Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Canine GI Joes and Janes have been instrumental in military efforts since World War I. Although the number of tough, furry soldiers deployed in...


Aug 08, 2016, 12:36 ET Thousands Of Dogs And Cats To Smile Brighter Thanks To Banfield Foundation® Dental Health Grants

Banfield Foundation®, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, today announced seven grants to shelters across the country to help provide dental...


Aug 08, 2016, 11:28 ET TEMPTATIONS™ Brand Launches "TREAT THEM TOO™" Campaign with Playful Music Video

 Today, TEMPTATIONS™ Brand launched a new online media TREAT THEM TOO™ campaign encouraging cat owners to remember their feline...


Aug 08, 2016, 09:04 ET New Online Engagement Site, Woofpup.com, Launches to Show Pet Lovers Who's Top Dog

 Dog lovers rejoice, Woofpup.com, the online community to share photos and stories of your favorite four-legged friends, makes its debut today....


Aug 08, 2016, 06:15 ET Trupanion and DogVacay Partner to bring Pet Owners Peace of Mind

 Trupanion, Inc (NASDAQ: TRUP), a leading provider of medical insurance for cats and dogs, announced today a new partnership with DogVacay, the...


Aug 07, 2016, 15:27 ET To Bee or Not to Bee…That Is the Question Posed to Today's Veterinarians

 Honey bees may not provide unconditional love, nor will they assist in any rescue efforts. These animals, however, share the same need for...


Aug 06, 2016, 06:20 ET Royal Flush Havanese's 10 Tips For The Dog Days of Summer

 A giant heat wave has been covering much of the United States lately. Most people know how to keep themselves cool in the summer heat, but...


Aug 05, 2016, 13:47 ET 8 Reasons to Visit Central America's Fastest-Growing Birdwatcher's Paradise: Honduras

In the heart of Central America there is a birdwatching paradise that remains hidden in the eyes of tourists and birders. A country with 770...


Aug 05, 2016, 11:46 ET IFAW congratulates African partner LATF on arrests of ivory kingpins

 IFAW congratulates the Lusaka Agreement Task Force (LATF) on conducting a successful operation from July 28th to August 2nd that led to the...


Aug 05, 2016, 10:22 ET Assisi Animal Health Launches LOOP-AID® Accessory Line

 AVMA Convention -- Assisi Animal Health announced today their first product in an accessory line, targeted at enhancing treatment when using...


Aug 05, 2016, 08:14 ET MERIAL Hires Three Veterinary Professionals; Expands Animal Health Technical Support Team

 Merial has added three veterinary professionals to its Large Animal Veterinary Services team.  This team provides professional and...


Aug 05, 2016, 05:13 ET New Research Adds Support to Change Heartworm Protocol

 AVMA Convention -- Phase 2 of a groundbreaking study by John McCall, MS, PhD, demonstrates an even greater need to change the approach in...


Aug 04, 2016, 19:15 ET Animal Health Technologies to Demonstrate the Calmz™ Anxiety Relief System for Dogs during 2016 AVMA Convention and Veterinary Behavior Symposium

 Animal Health Technologies announced that the company will demonstrate The Calmz™ Anxiety Relief System, a wearable, non-drug,...


Aug 04, 2016, 16:20 ET Aratana Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

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


Aug 04, 2016, 12:00 ET Heska to Present at Canaccord Genuity 36th Annual Growth Conference on August 10, 2016

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


Aug 04, 2016, 08:46 ET From Bow To Wow: Wahl Unveils Top Shelter Dog Makeover In America

 Mouse was found as a stray in Des Moines, Iowa, dirty, matted and painfully uncomfortable. Thankfully, he was rescued by his local shelter and...


Aug 04, 2016, 07:26 ET Eggland's Best and Air Bud Entertainment Announce 'Ultimate EB PUP STAR' Sweepstakes

 Eggland's Best and Air Bud Entertainment are launching a nationwide 'Ultimate EB PUP STAR' sweepstakes to promote Air Bud Entertainment's...


Aug 04, 2016, 07:00 ET Henry Schein Reports Second Quarter Financial Results

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


Aug 03, 2016, 12:00 ET Hemp Health Inc. Names Dr. Tamara Hebbler Chief Veterinarian

Hemp Health Inc., maker of hemp cannabidiol (CBD) products, announced that Dr. Tamara Hebbler has joined the company as Chief Veterinarian. Dr....


Aug 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Heska Reports Record Second Quarter Results

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


Aug 02, 2016, 10:02 ET Bentley's Pet Stuff Wins Prestigious Pet Retailer of the Year Award

 Bentley's Pet Stuff, is proud to receive the award for "Retailer of the Year" from Pet Product News, the leading pet trade magazine.  The...


Aug 02, 2016, 09:39 ET Alley Cat Allies Offers Five Tips To Help Cats In Summer

Cats love to nap in the sunshine, so summer can be a great time of year for them. Alley Cat Allies reminds cat lovers that they can help keep cats...


Aug 02, 2016, 09:08 ET KODAK Video Monitor for Pet Owners Turns Clips into Shareable Pet Highlight Reel

The KODAK Connected Family Home system has revolutionized the way parents and homeowners monitor and connect to the people, places and possessions...