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12 Apr, 2017, 08:00 ET New PAWrometer™ Survey Uncovers Pet-Related Benefits Are Increasing In Popularity Among U.S. Workplaces

It's no mystery Americans love their furry friends and increasingly consider pets family members. Banfield Pet Hospital set out to better...


07 Feb, 2017, 12:25 ET Brian Garish Named President Of Banfield Pet Hospital®

Banfield Pet Hospital is pleased to name Brian Garish president, as which he will oversee the organization's more than 975 hospitals and 16,000...


06 Feb, 2017, 10:00 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® And The NAVC® Introduce Veterinary Emerging Topics (VET) Report

Banfield Pet Hospital joined forces with the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) to launch its first annual Veterinary Emerging Topics (VET)...


31 Jan, 2017, 10:00 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Headquarters Earns LEED Platinum Certification For First-Rate Environmental Design

Banfield Pet Hospital's new corporate headquarters has earned LEED Platinum certification, the U.S. Green Building Council's highest possible...


05 Jan, 2017, 05:30 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Charitable Efforts Helped Make A Better World For More Than 145,000 Pets In Need In 2016

In 2016, Banfield Pet Hospital cared for more than 2.5 million dogs and 500,000 cats through its network of more than 960 hospitals across the...


03 Jan, 2017, 10:52 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Helps Lead The Veterinary Profession

In 2016, Banfield Pet Hospital continued to encourage its doctors to engage with the broader veterinary profession by lending their expertise to...


02 Dec, 2016, 11:14 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Presented With Leading Environmental Practice Award

Last night, Washington's statewide business organization, the Association of Washington Business (AWB), selected Banfield Pet Hospital as the...


26 Oct, 2016, 10:00 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Launches Associate Relief Program - Banfield Better Together Fund

Banfield Pet Hospital® today announced the launch of a newly formed associate (employee) relief fund—The Banfield Better Together Fund. The...


01 Feb, 2016, 12:01 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Releases Scratch-And-Sniff Children's Book And Partners With Candace Cameron Bure To Educate Families On The Importance Of Pet Dental Care

 Banfield Pet Hospital® has announced the release of its second children's book titled "My Very, Very Smelly Breath," a...


14 Dec, 2015, 09:07 ET Banfield Foundation™ Celebrates The Holiday Season By Granting 12 Shelter Wishes

 Banfield FoundationTM, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, today announced a series of grants to shelters and nonprofit organizations across...


04 Dec, 2015, 06:05 ET May The Fur Be With You: Banfield Pet Hospital Unveils Most Clever And Most Popular Star Wars-Inspired Pet Names

 Marking the fourth (force) of the month, Banfield Pet Hospital is unveiling the top pet names inspired by George Lucas' iconic "Star Wars"...


05 Nov, 2015, 11:00 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Invites Kid President To Capture The Bond Between Kids And Their Pet Heroes In New YouTube Video

Today, Banfield Pet Hospital®, the world's largest veterinary practice, unveiled A Boy and His Hero, a new short-form digital video in...


10 Sep, 2015, 09:02 ET Banfield Pet Hospital Celebrates Everyday Pet Heroes With The "Pets Are Heroes Too" Tour

This fall, Banfield Pet Hospital is embarking on a photographic journey to capture stories and to ask pet parents, "Why is your pet your hero?"...


15 Oct, 2014, 12:26 ET Banfield Pet Hospital® Launches First-Ever Children's Book, Educating Children On The Importance Of Preventive Care

 Banfield Pet Hospital® and Quvenzhane Wallis, pet lover and star of the upcoming musical film, "Annie," announce a new chapter together...


11 Aug, 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...


29 May, 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...


11 Dec, 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 &...


17 Oct, 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...


11 Jul, 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...


08 May, 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...


06 Feb, 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...


20 Dec, 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...


05 Dec, 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...


10 Oct, 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...


18 Jul, 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...