PETCO Announces Grand Opening of Riverdale Store

Apr 18, 2001, 01:00 ET from PETCO

    RIVERDALE, Utah, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PETCO will throw open its doors
 to pets and pet-lovers at the grand opening of the new Riverdale store located
 at 4153 S. Riverdale Rd., on Saturday and Sunday, May 5 and 6, 2001.
     Highlights of the weekend's activities include free toenail trims and a
 pet photographer.  For the kids there will be a Dino slide and clowns offering
 face painting and balloons.  In addition, several rescue organizations will
 provide pet adoptions and information throughout the weekend.
     "Come join our family," says Store Manager Robert Ricks.  "We are looking
 forward to helping you with all of your pet's needs," Ricks added.  The 12,000
 square foot store features a small animal and reptile area, fresh and
 saltwater fish aquariums, a bird room and a grooming salon.
     Store hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to
 7 p.m. Sunday.
     To find the Riverdale store, or any other PETCO location, visit PETCO's
 website at www.petco.com.  PETCO, founded in 1965, operates over 538 specialty
 pet food and supply stores in 41 states and the District of Columbia.
 
 
     Grand Opening Events: Days and Times
 
                                       Saturday, 05/05        Sunday, 05/06
     Free Toenail Clippings            12 p.m. - 2 p.m.      2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
     Pet Photographer                  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.     12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
     Face Painting Clown                1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
     Clown with Balloons               10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     Dino Slide for Kids                9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Popcorn Machine                    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Cotton Candy Machine               9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Weber County Shelter Adoptions     9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     New Hope Society for Animals       2 p.m. - 6 p.m.      2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
     Ferret and Reptile Rescue
      Sanctuary Seminar                11 a.m. - 5 p.m.     12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 
 

SOURCE PETCO
    RIVERDALE, Utah, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PETCO will throw open its doors
 to pets and pet-lovers at the grand opening of the new Riverdale store located
 at 4153 S. Riverdale Rd., on Saturday and Sunday, May 5 and 6, 2001.
     Highlights of the weekend's activities include free toenail trims and a
 pet photographer.  For the kids there will be a Dino slide and clowns offering
 face painting and balloons.  In addition, several rescue organizations will
 provide pet adoptions and information throughout the weekend.
     "Come join our family," says Store Manager Robert Ricks.  "We are looking
 forward to helping you with all of your pet's needs," Ricks added.  The 12,000
 square foot store features a small animal and reptile area, fresh and
 saltwater fish aquariums, a bird room and a grooming salon.
     Store hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to
 7 p.m. Sunday.
     To find the Riverdale store, or any other PETCO location, visit PETCO's
 website at www.petco.com.  PETCO, founded in 1965, operates over 538 specialty
 pet food and supply stores in 41 states and the District of Columbia.
 
 
     Grand Opening Events: Days and Times
 
                                       Saturday, 05/05        Sunday, 05/06
     Free Toenail Clippings            12 p.m. - 2 p.m.      2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
     Pet Photographer                  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.     12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
     Face Painting Clown                1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
     Clown with Balloons               10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     Dino Slide for Kids                9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Popcorn Machine                    9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Cotton Candy Machine               9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     Weber County Shelter Adoptions     9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
     New Hope Society for Animals       2 p.m. - 6 p.m.      2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
     Ferret and Reptile Rescue
      Sanctuary Seminar                11 a.m. - 5 p.m.     12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
 
 SOURCE  PETCO