News from banfield pet hospital A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Aug 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® Searches For Most "Twinning" Pet And Owner Pair In The Twin Cities

 Banfield Pet Hospital prepares to see double, celebrating the grand opening of its newest location in Bloomington, Minn., located at 10520...

May 29, 2014, 09:00 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® Embarks on Hurricane Preparedness Tour with American Humane Association

 With the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season bearing down on the Northeast, beginning June 1, Banfield Pet Hospital and American Humane Association...

Apr 15, 2014, 08:00 ET
Infectious Diseases in Cats, Areas of Potential Infection – Banfield Pet Hospital’s State of Pet Health(TM) 2014 Report focuses on infectious diseases that can threaten the overall health of pets. Download the State of Pet Health(TM) 2014 Report and discover key findings on a wide range of pet health conditions and diseases such as feline immunodeficiency virus and feline leukemia virus, by visiting stateofpethealth.com. (PRNewsFoto/Banfield Pet Hospital)

Banfield Pet Hospital's State of Pet Health™ 2014 Report Shows Increase in Infectious Diseases in Dogs and Cats

Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world's largest veterinary practice, released its State of Pet Health™ 2014 Report today, revealing a...

Dec 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

"Katniss" Is Among Top Pet Names That Are "Catching Fire" This Year

 Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world's largest veterinary practice, and its internal research team, Banfield Applied Research &...

Oct 17, 2013, 10:15 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® Joins In Welcoming Oregon Zoo Lion Cubs, Offering Tips For Acclimating A New Kitten To The Home

Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world's largest veterinary practice and a proud partner of the Predators of the Serengeti exhibit at the Oregon...

Jul 11, 2013, 08:00 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® And Dolvett Quince Launch Pet-Specific Workout Plan To Tackle Pet Obesity

 Calling all pet owners: it's time to weigh in on your pet's health! Do you consider your Pomeranian pleasantly plump? Does your hound have a...

May 08, 2013, 12:00 ET

Spaying And Neutering May Contribute To Longer Lifespans, According To Banfield Pet Hospital® Report

 Banfield Pet Hospital, the world's largest veterinary practice, released its State of Pet Health 2013 Report today, revealing that spaying and...

Feb 06, 2013, 15:12 ET

Banfield Sinks Its Teeth Into Pet Dental Health

 Break out the doggie toothpaste! Today, Banfield Pet Hospital® released startling statistics in conjunction with February's National Pet...

Dec 20, 2012, 11:05 ET

Move Over Max...There's a New Top Dog Name in Town!

Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world's largest veterinary practice, and its internal research team, Banfield Applied Research & Knowledge...

Dec 05, 2012, 10:17 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® Offers Royal Family Tips On Acclimating Cocker Spaniel, Lupo, To The Future King Or Queen

 A new royal baby announcement has the world congratulating William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, on their upcoming bundle of...

Oct 10, 2012, 09:00 ET

Banfield Pet Hospital® Conducts an inFURvention® With Animal Planet's Victoria Stilwell

 The cat fight is over! Banfield Pet Hospital announced today that one lucky cat has been chosen as the winner for the Cat vs. Carrier...

Jul 18, 2012, 08:44 ET

Banfield® Pet Hospital Is Staging An InFURvention™; Nationwide Contest Kicks Off July 18

Calling all cat owners: is a trip to the veterinarian a constant cat-fight? Do you sometimes find yourself avoiding routine visits to dodge a...

May 01, 2012, 09:00 ET

Banfield® Pet Hospital Releases State Of Pet Health 2012 Report, New Findings Reveal Chronic Diseases On The Rise

Today, Banfield® Pet Hospital, the world's leading veterinary practice, released its State of Pet Health 2012 Report, revealing that certain...

Nov 18, 2009, 15:01 ET

Banfield, The Pet Hospital(R) Welcomes Board Certified Nutritionist, Medical Specialist to Practice

Banfield, The Pet Hospital® today announced Denise Elliott, BVSc (Hons), PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, Dipl. ACVN, as its medical...

Nov 03, 2009, 09:00 ET

Banfield, The Pet Hospital(R) Receives 'Friendship Award' From Dumb Friends League in Denver, Colo.

Banfield, The Pet Hospital® received the 2009 "Friendship Award," from the Dumb Friends League in Denver, Colo. on Friday, Oct. 23. The...

Nov 02, 2009, 09:00 ET

Season of Suppers Strives to Double Pet Food, Monetary Donations in 2009

The Banfield Charitable Trust, in partnership with Meals On Wheels Association of America (MOWAA) and Banfield, The Pet Hospital®, is...

May 26, 2009, 16:01 ET

Academic Leader Joins Medical Management International Board of Directors

Dr. Bennie I. Osburn Begins Three-Year Appointment Medical Management International, Inc. (MMI), which operates under the name Banfield, The Pet...

Nov 05, 2007, 00:00 ET
A F ACCESS AMERICA JEFFERSON ACCESS AMERICA JEFFERSON

"Thomas Jefferson," portrayed by actor Beau Marie, visits with Jon Ansell, CEO and president of Access America at the company's Richmond headquarters. The travel-insurance provider recently announced a new insurance certificate underwritten by Jefferson Insurance Company, which it acquired earlier this year. (PRNewsFoto/Access America)[AS]
 RICHMOND, VA UNITED STATES
 11/05/2007

Banfield, The Pet Hospital(R) and Meals On Wheels Association of America(R) Feed Hungry Pets During the Holidays and Beyond

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine if you had to choose between nourishing yourself or nourishing your beloved Pet. Eldora...

Sep 19, 2007, 01:00 ET

Largest Privately-Owned Veterinary Practice in the World, Banfield, the Pet Hospital(R), Appoints New Chief Executive Officer

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective September 19, 2007, John Payne has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Banfield, The...

Aug 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

Banfield Announces Fittest Pet of the Year Winners

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The inspiring Pets that won the title of Banfield's Fittest Pets of the Year are a Labrador mix, named...