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Sep 09, 2020, 06:02 ET Petco Offers Halloween "Bootique" and Tips for a Safe, Fun Holiday with Pets

Petco has launched its 2020 Halloween "Bootique" collection, offering on-trend costumes, toys and treats, and is sharing tips for a safe, fun and...


Jul 01, 2020, 06:02 ET Petco Shares Tips for COVID-19 Safe Summer Fun with Pets

As the destination for all things pet health and wellness, Petco is offering advice to help pet parents safely enjoy summer and outdoor activities...


Mar 22, 2020, 17:15 ET Petco Invests $2 Million in New Partner Assistance Fund to Support Employees in Need

Petco today launched an employee relief fund to provide ongoing support to Petco's 27,000+ partners as they face the effects of COVID-19 as well as...


Mar 09, 2020, 12:00 ET Coronavirus and Your Pet: CDC States No Evidence that Pets Can Be a Source of Infection

Petco is closely monitoring the evolving outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), particularly as it pertains to the health and safety of our partners,...


Dec 03, 2019, 06:02 ET Petco Offers Helpful Safety Tips and Gift Ideas for Festive Holiday Season with Pets

With the holidays upon us, Petco is sharing the best ways to involve furry, scaly, finned and feathered family members in all the excitement the...


Nov 01, 2019, 18:12 ET Petco Expands International Footprint with New Tijuana Store

Petco and Petco México today announce the grand opening of the first Petco store in Tijuana. This inauguration is part of Petco's growing joint...


Aug 06, 2019, 09:00 ET Petco Expands Footprint of In-Store Veterinary Hospitals with New Regional Partners

As part of its commitment to supporting the complete health and wellness of pets, Petco today announced a rapid growth plan to expand its footprint...


Jul 29, 2019, 12:00 ET Petco Launches 'Petco Pet Wellness Council' to Further Advance Focus on Pet Health and Wellness

Petco today announced the launch of the Petco Pet Wellness Council (PPWC), an independent coalition of leading experts in veterinary science and...


Jun 03, 2019, 14:00 ET Petco Appoints Darren MacDonald as New Chief Digital and Innovation Officer

Today, Petco announced Darren MacDonald will join the company as Chief Digital and Innovation Officer, effective June 10. Darren will be responsible...


May 16, 2019, 04:00 ET Artificial-Free Upgrade: Petco Hosts Nationwide Pet Food Trade-In Event

To support pet parents interested in transitioning away from pet food with artificial ingredients, Petco today announced a nationwide Artificial-Free ...


May 10, 2019, 07:00 ET JustFoodForDogs Opens First In-Store Kitchen in Petco's Flagship New York Store

JustFoodForDogs, the first-ever health and wellness kitchen for dogs, and Petco today announce the opening of the first-ever in-store pet food...


May 01, 2019, 10:00 ET ALL CLEAR: Petco Completes Promise to Clear Shelves and Site of Artificial Ingredients for Dogs and Cats by May 2019

Petco has officially made good on its November 2018 promise to no longer sell food and treats containing artificial colors, flavors and...


Apr 19, 2019, 06:00 ET Petco Celebrates Fourth Annual National Pets at Work Day on April 19

Petco today celebrates National Pets at Work Day, which was established by the pet specialty retailer in 2016 to help raise awareness for the...


Mar 25, 2019, 05:30 ET Petco Campaign Calls on Pet Parents to Reconsider What They Feed the Pets they Love

Petco today launched Cleaning House, a vibrant marketing campaign that brings to life the company's recent commitment to becoming the first and only...


Jan 17, 2019, 06:00 ET Petco and Champion Petfoods Team Up to Bring Better Nutrition Options to More Pets

Petco and Champion Petfoods today announced a strategic partnership that will bring Champion's award-winning ACANA and ORIJEN dog and cat foods to...


Jan 14, 2019, 06:00 ET Petco Names Horizon Media as its Strategic Media Agency of Record

Petco today announced it has selected New York-based Horizon Media as its strategic media agency of record in support of the company's ongoing retail ...


Dec 19, 2018, 06:00 ET Petco Names Anomaly as its Creative Agency of Record

Petco today announced it has selected Anomaly as its creative agency partner to help lead the pet retailer's marketing and brand transformation...


Dec 06, 2018, 10:00 ET Petco Products Not affected by 'Vitamin D' Pet Food Recall; Offering Free Trade-In for Pet Parents with Affected Product

In light of Monday's FDA alert on multiple dry dog food recalls due to elevated and potentially toxic levels of vitamin D, we can confirm that Petco...


Dec 05, 2018, 06:06 ET Petco Shares Tips and Advice for a Safe, Joyful Holiday Season with Pets

The holiday season is all about making special, joyful memories with loved ones – including our pets! With the holidays in full-swing, Petco is...


Nov 29, 2018, 06:00 ET Petco Expands Board of Directors with Appointments of Christy Lake and Gary Briggs

Petco today announced the appointment of Christy Lake, Chief People Officer at Box, and Gary Briggs, former Chief Marketing Officer at Facebook, to...


Nov 26, 2018, 06:00 ET Petco Names Genevieve Kelly as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary

Petco today announced the appointment of Genevieve Kelly as Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary overseeing all legal, corporate governance...


Nov 20, 2018, 06:04 ET Petco Delivers All the Feels with New Holiday Campaign Centered Around Giving Back to Pets in Need

Giving feels good, especially when it does good. Petco has launched a new holiday campaign that highlights the extraordinary joy of including pets in ...


Nov 19, 2018, 06:00 ET Petco and Express Scripts Team Up to Revolutionize Home Delivery of Pet Medicines

Petco and Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX), a healthcare company focused on delivering personalized solutions to improve healthcare, today announced a...


Nov 13, 2018, 04:00 ET Petco First and Only Major Retailer of Pet Food to Not Sell Food and Treats with Artificial Ingredients

Today, Petco announced it will not sell food and treats containing artificial colors, flavors and preservatives* for dogs and cats by May 2019. The...


Nov 06, 2018, 06:04 ET 'Tis the Season for Petco's Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is upon us, which means it's that time of the year to begin making your lists and checking them twice for each of your loved ones, ...