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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16:05 ET Aratana Therapeutics to Participate at Jefferies 2018 Global Healthcare Conference

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


10:30 ET Halo® Goes Beyond "Food Supplements" To Holistic "Supplemental Foods" In The Pet Aisle

Halo, Purely for Pets® launched a new line of Whole Food Condition-Specific Supplements for dogs and unlike common supplements, they don't include...


05:35 ET Pet Food Market Size Worth $98.81 Billion by 2022 | CAGR 4.3%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global pet food market size is projected to reach USD 98.81 billion by 2022, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.,...


May 21, 2018, 16:26 ET IDEXX Laboratories to Present at Stifel 2018 Dental and Veterinary Conference

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX), a global leader in veterinary diagnostics, veterinary practice software and water microbiology testing,...


May 21, 2018, 10:49 ET Purina Inaugurates New Pet Food Distribution Center in Hartwell, Georgia

Nestlé Purina commemorated the opening of its newest distribution center in Hartwell, Georgia, during a ceremony May 19. The site is also the...


May 21, 2018, 09:21 ET New Wagz™ Serve Smart Feeder May Be Smarter Than Your Pup

Wagz, Inc., the connected pet lifestyle company, introduces the Wagz™ Serve Smart Feeder—the only dog feeder that delivers the right nutrition at...


May 21, 2018, 09:00 ET Ruff Mudder Makes Its Official Debut Thanks To Water Pik, Inc. And Tough Mudder Inc.

Waterpik® Pet Wand, a new pet care product from Water Pik Inc., teams up with Tough Mudder Inc. to introduce the first Ruff Mudder event – a muddy...


May 21, 2018, 08:42 ET Village Enterprise and African Wildlife Foundation Team Up to Alleviate Poverty and Protect Bonobos in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Village Enterprise and the African Wildlife Foundation announced a new partnership funded by the Arcus Foundation to reduce poverty and to protect...


May 21, 2018, 08:30 ET Darling Ingredients Sells its Terra Renewal Services Platform to American Residuals Group, LLC

Darling Ingredients Inc. (NYSE: DAR) (the "Company") today announced the sale of its Terra Renewal Services (TRS) industrial residuals business to...


May 21, 2018, 07:00 ET BEDGEAR® Expands Lifestyle Brand with First PERFORMANCE® Pet Beds

BEDGEAR®, the global PERFORMANCE® lifestyle brand, today announced its expansion into the pet category with the launch of its first-ever...


May 21, 2018, 05:35 ET China's Epet.com Launches Canadian Pavilion for Imported Pet Food

Canada's Ambassador to China, John McCallum, visited the headquarters of Epet.com, China's leading e-commerce platform for pet products, to meet...


May 21, 2018, 00:34 ET Resistance, eco-friendly and big data: The future of agrarian matters

Cutting-edge technologies and equipment found at Asia Agri-Tech Expo from July 26-28 Cross-cutting business model can now be seen in the...


May 18, 2018, 08:51 ET Petland Charities Sponsors Canine Companion Grads

Petland Charities is pleased to announce its support for Canine Companions for Independence in the North Central Region. The $5,000 contribution...


May 18, 2018, 06:50 ET Pivot treibt Entwicklung von CBD-Produkten für den Heimtiermarkt voran

Grundlage sind "RTIC" Ready-To-Infuse Cannabis-Pulver und Thrudermic Transdermal-Creme Pivot Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: PVOT ) (OTCQB: PVOTF...


May 18, 2018, 03:05 ET Pivot Accelerates Development of CBD Products for Domestic Pet Market

Based on RTIC Ready-To-Infuse-Cannabis Powder and Thrudermic Transdermal Cream VANCOUVER, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Pivot Pharmaceuticals Inc....


May 17, 2018, 17:02 ET Morris Animal Foundation Study Identifies New Virus in Cats

Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers from the University of Sydney have found a previously undiscovered hepadnavirus in an immunocompromised...


May 17, 2018, 09:33 ET Upgrade your birding skills with Song Sleuth 2.0

Song Sleuth 2.0 (www.songsleuth.com), the latest iteration of the popular iOS app that turns your device into a powerful birding by ear learning...


May 16, 2018, 16:45 ET 21 Courageous Canines Competing To Become America's Top Dog

America's animal lovers have spoken, and after more than half a million votes from across the country, 21 courageous canines are advancing to the...


May 16, 2018, 11:27 ET Pollo hecho en México: Nueva investigación de Igualdad Animal sobre la cruel industria de la carne de pollo

El equipo de investigaciones de Igualdad Animal revela por primera vez el proceso de producción de la carne de pollo en México. La organización...


May 16, 2018, 10:00 ET Sears Home & Business Franchises Teams With American Pet Association For New National Partnership

May is National Pet Month and Sears Home & Business Franchises and the American Pet Association (APA) are announcing a new national partnership...


May 16, 2018, 09:37 ET PetPlate Raises $4 Million in Seed Round Led by Dane Creek Capital

PetPlate, a leading direct-to-consumer subscription service that delivers fresh-cooked pet meals, announced today that it has closed a $4 million...


May 16, 2018, 09:33 ET Safety Day Teaches Important Tips for Kids to Stay Safe

From fake brains to plastic flames, students were captivated by the annual Progressive Agriculture Safety Day seminar held May 4, 2018, at the...


May 15, 2018, 11:32 ET Petco Shakes Up Industry By Tapping Inventor Of Whole Food Movement To Build Exhibition Kitchens In Stores

In a first-ever move, San Diego-headquartered Petco, a leading specialty retailer of pet products and services with more than 1,500 Petco and...


May 15, 2018, 11:11 ET Rabbits running rampant in your backyard? Smart tips to keep them at bay

You may never see them. They sneak in silently once the sun goes down. They ravage your delicate garden and stunning landscape. If you do happen to...


May 15, 2018, 11:07 ET Call For Submissions: Petcurean Uplifts The Underdogs In Seattle And Portland

As part of its commitment to putting pets first, premium pet food manufacturer, Petcurean, is pleased to announce its "Uplift the Underdogs...