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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12:38 ET Morris Animal Foundation Seeks to Give Animals the Best Gift

Morris Animal Foundation wants to give animals the best gift this holiday season – more years with the people who care about them and more years...


12:30 ET With Expansion to Texas, Pet Wellness Leader Wagmo Continues Rapid Rollout of Innovative Pet Insurance Offering Across U.S.

Wagmo, a tech-first pet insurance company built with new pet parents in mind, today announced its one-of-a-kind pet insurance product is now...


10:51 ET Take A Walk To #CurePetCancer

One in four dogs and one in five cats in the U.S. will develop cancer in their lifetimes,1 making it the number one disease-related cause of death...


Oct 29, 2020, 16:40 ET Aflac and Trupanion Announce Distribution Alliance and Investment

Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL), a Fortune 200 company that helps provide protection to more than 50 million people in Japan and the U.S., and...


Oct 29, 2020, 14:38 ET One Health Company Secures $10M To Expand Access To Precision Cancer Treatment for Dogs

One Health Company, a bio company bridging the gap between canine and human cancer therapeutics, today announced $10M in new financing from Polaris...


Oct 29, 2020, 14:30 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Modified Dog Leash for Hands-Free Use (OCC-848)

"I wanted to create a convenient way to keep both hands free while walking or jogging my dog and still having full control," said an inventor, from...


Oct 29, 2020, 13:30 ET Major U.S. Horse Racing Organizations Jointly Fund First-Of-Its-Kind Study On The Effects Of Furosemide In Two-Year-Old Racehorses

The Stronach Group together with Breeders' Cup Ltd., Churchill Downs Inc., Keeneland, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, the Kentucky Thoroughbred ...


Oct 29, 2020, 11:02 ET Star Chefs Share Pup Friendly Recipes for Brutus Broth's National Cook for Your Pet Day Campaign on November 1st

Star chefs across the country are partnering with leading bone broth for dogs brand Brutus Broth to share their best pup-friendly recipes for...


Oct 29, 2020, 09:35 ET IFAW And Local Partners Collaborate To Release A Rescued Jaguar Back Into The Wild

In a milestone example of collaboration between government authorities, the scientific sector, local communities and the International Fund for...


Oct 29, 2020, 09:14 ET New App 'Dogpro' Eliminates Challenges Owners Face in Training Their Dogs: Cost, Time, and Accessibility

Canine Performance LLC recently released Dogpro, an app devoted to helping dog owners live a better life with their dog by having access to...


Oct 29, 2020, 09:00 ET Lending a Helping Paw

Joe Latimer was riding his bicycle when a driver ran a red light. "That was the day that changed my life forever," shares Latimer. The 2015 accident...


Oct 29, 2020, 09:00 ET American Kennel Club Announces Winner Of The Third 'AKC Virtual Top Dog Challenge'

The American Kennel Club is happy to announce the winner of the third AKC Virtual Top Dog Challenge. The event garnered 217 entries. CH Wildwoods I...


Oct 29, 2020, 08:43 ET Natural Cure Labs Launches New Pet Nutrition Line: VitaTails

Supplemental nutrition company Natural Cure Labs has launched VitaTails - their new wellness brand for pets. VitaTails is an extension of the success ...


Oct 29, 2020, 07:37 ET The Maker of ARM & HAMMER™ Cat Litter Kicks Off National Campaign to Help "Purrfectly Impurrfect" Cats Find Furever Loving Homes and A Chance for Shelters to Win $30,000

Church & Dwight Co., Inc., the maker of ARM & HAMMER™ Cat Litter, today announced the launch of its "Purrfectly Impurrfect" campaign on...


Oct 29, 2020, 06:00 ET Dinosaur Exhibit Opens Today at Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg

Dinosaurs Around the World: Passport to Pangea — a new, interactive dinosaur exhibit presented by the Hattiesburg Convention Commission — opens today ...


Oct 28, 2020, 16:05 ET Kindred Biosciences to Announce Third Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets, will release its third...


Oct 28, 2020, 15:30 ET Kradle™ Draws Industry Recognition After Just Three Months on the Market

Kradle, the brand dedicated to CBD calming products for dogs, was launched July 1 and in just three months on the market is gaining significant...


Oct 28, 2020, 11:00 ET Epiphany Studios Offers Custom, Handcrafted Memorial Glass Artwork Using Pet Cremation Ashes

Epiphany studios, the Pontiac-based glassblowing studio owned by artist April Wagner, is proud to offer handcrafted memorial glass artwork using...


Oct 27, 2020, 19:36 ET "Crack The Wheel" Series Bringing Awareness To Domestic Violence

Seven times. It is the average number of times a victim will leave before saying enough is enough. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and...


Oct 27, 2020, 10:00 ET Unlock the Secret to Cat Health with Royal Canin Hematuria Detection, Technology by Blücare

Approximately 50 percent of cats that experience one episode of feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) will have a recurrence1. Royal Canin USA,...


Oct 27, 2020, 09:46 ET Household and pet care online sales to increase by $56.4bn globally by 2025, with Amazon set to lead growth ahead of the pet specialists

Ecommerce sales in the household and pet care category are expected to increase by $56.4bn globally by 2025. Amazon is set to lead the growth in this ...


Oct 27, 2020, 08:47 ET New survey suggests human-animal bond stronger than ever amidst pandemic, lead-up to U.S. election

As people navigate feelings of uncertainty due to the current global pandemic and U.S. election on November 3rd, one thing is clear: pets are playing ...


Oct 27, 2020, 08:39 ET New Study Finds Upper Respiratory Infections in Felines Significantly Decreased with UV Air Disinfection

Upper respiratory infections (URIs) in an animal shelter's kitten nursery decreased 87.1%—''a significant decrease''—when ultraviolet (UV) germicidal ...


Oct 27, 2020, 08:13 ET Camp Bow Wow® Recognized as Franchising Leader in Growth & Development

Camp Bow Wow®, the largest and leading doggy day care and boarding franchise, received top honors from Franchise Update Media's second annual...


Oct 27, 2020, 07:04 ET V-planet adds plant-based treat and chews for pets and parents

V-planet, a leading international vegan dog food company committed to providing 100% plant-based products, now offers its line of nutritious and...