Tag Archives: pet owners

Aldi’s best-selling Beldray steam mop is back in stock – and costs less than £35

If you’re looking for a brand new mop for spring cleaning those floors at home, look no further because Aldi has you covered. Aldi is selling the Beldray Steam Mop as part of its hugely popular special buys and it’s on sale for just £34.99, 15% cheaper than other retailers …

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How To Make Adopting A Pet What It Is | Magazine

I remember an exciting Easter weekend when I was very young. One of my older sisters had received a pair of baby ducks from an admirer. For some strange reason, his university accommodation didn’t allow ducks on the premises. So, you guessed it. My sister moved back to Seattle this …

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Study finds major brands selling cat food containing protected sharks

Researchers used DNA barcoding to find that cat food sold in Singapore by at least 16 different brands contained endangered shark species, including silky sharks (Carcharhinus falciformis) which are protected under Appendix II of CITES. Top brands such as Fancy Feast, Whiskas and Sheba were among those that contained silky …

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A trader at Winchester Market told to stop selling items after a high street shop complained

A trader at Winchester Market has accused the council of unfair treatment after being ordered to stop selling produce following a shop complaint. Millie Lawlor started her natural pet treats business, Dudley & Sage, after discovering that her puppy Dudley was allergic to many manufactured treats sold in stores. The …

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Cabbagetown’s Menagerie Pet Shop features pets and more

If only she could talk, what stories the giant Cabbagetown lizard could tell. With a picture-perfect view of Parliament Street, over the past 30 years the 25-foot green iguana sculpture named Lizzy saw it all from her perch above the Menagerie pet store. “Cabbagetown used to have a bit of …

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BluePearl Pet Hospital releases annual pet health trends report, revealing the most pressing health issues facing pets today

Leveraging medical data from over 100 BluePearl hospitals and more than 1.29 million pets seen in 2021, this report provides a comprehensive view of pet welfare in the United States TAMPA, Florida., February 23, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — BluePearl Companion Animal Specialty and Emergency Hospital today released its 2021 Pet Health …

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An Italian panacea for the pandemic

One of the consequences of the pandemic has proven to be the increase in the number of pet adoptions in Italy. Social distancing, which is also the root of much loneliness and depression, has increased the desire and need for companionship and affection. In addition, the pace of digital work, …

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Home Bargains is selling a hanging pet egg chair that buyers say is ‘brilliant’

Budget retailer Home Bargains has delighted pet owners everywhere by selling an adorable new item for your four-legged friend that shoppers are calling ‘shining’. The popular retailer sells a hanging egg chair for your pets and it’s the perfect item to spoil the pet and let them relax in style. …

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The Pet Shop: Vets find dogs and cats can catch COVID | Blog: The pet store

Cats are more susceptible than dogs and more likely to contract COVID from their owners, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Some cats that tested positive for COVID became ill with breathing and breathing problems, and one cat also had vomiting and diarrhea, according to VCA Animal …

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Banfield Pet Hospital’s ‘After Party’ Video Series Appeals to Pet Influencers to Target Gen Z and Millennials

It’s perhaps no surprise that more than 23 million households have adopted a new pet during the pandemic. We’ve seen them all: those first-time pet owners who seemed to get their dogs walked rather than the other way around. What may be surprising, however, is that the vast majority were …

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Aldi is selling pet stairs for £5.99 so your dog can easily climb into bed

Aldi shoppers are absolutely obsessed with the latest item that’s perfect for helping your dog or cat join you in bed for a cuddle. The budget supermarket is popular among shoppers looking to make unique purchases and their latest offering is a win for pet owners everywhere. A savvy shopper …

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HRM Pet Adoption Association Catches People Magazine’s Attention

When Angela Rafuse launched My Grandfather’s Cat last May, the northerner could never have predicted that her simple non-profit charity would attract so much attention right away. “It’s been really, really overwhelming and really wonderful,” says Rafuse, who notes that various local media outlets were all quick to cover the …

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Cape Town woman, 10, arrested for allegedly selling puppies illegally

Law enforcement officials have apprehended a woman and a child for illegally selling eight crossbred puppies from society gardens in Cape Town. A woman and child have been charged with illegally selling puppies in the CBD over the weekend. Law enforcement officials and the SPCA apprehended the pair. All eight …

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Four Strategies to Sell More Photographic Prints

Photography is an art form, and art was never meant to live solely inside a computer screen. Sure, your clients may be thrilled to get that perfect profile-picture-worthy shot, but nothing really brings a photograph to life like framed prints and canvases. Having beautiful prints adorning the walls of their …

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Amazon’s best-selling puppy pads get a subscription discount

The products in this story are independently selected and editorially featured. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. Training your new puppy requires constant effort and care with commands, socialization and leash training. But one aspect of puppy training that is messier than the …

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Hong Kong to cull pet store hamsters after animals test positive for Covid-19 in world first

Hamsters at the Little Boss pet store have tested positive for coronavirus after a 67-year-old employee and customer were diagnosed with Covid. (To file) The Hong Kong government will kill all hamsters sold in pet stores after several hamsters at a pet store in Causeway Bay tested positive for Covid-19 …

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According to Hong Kong, hamsters may have infected a pet store employee with COVID-19. Now they all have to die

A golden hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) sits with its young in the nest. A mass culling of hamsters is the latest in Hong Kong’s dramatic “zero COVID” measures to stop any further spread of the virus. Credit – Arterra/Universal Images Group/Getty Images The authorities in Hong Kong ordered the deaths of …

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COVID-infected hamsters in pet store trigger Hong Kong animal cull

Enlarge / Employees of the Hong Kong Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation inspect the Little Boss pet shop in Hong Kong, China on Tuesday January 18, 2022. Covid-19 coverage See more stories Hong Kong authorities plan to cull around 2,000 small animals after a pet store worker and several …

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Despite the rule, no pet store in Delhi is registered with the National Council for Animal Care | Latest Delhi News

More than three years after the notification of the Animal Cruelty Prevention (Pet Shop) Rules of 2018, making it compulsory to register pet shops in Delhi and other states with the State Animal Welfare Board (SAWB), not the State Animal Welfare Board (SAWB). ‘a single pet store. in Delhi has …

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This Reusable Animal Hair Remover Keeps Selling On Amazon

The products in this story are independently selected and presented in an editorial manner. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. There is nothing worse than pulling a load of laundry from the washer or dryer only to find animal hair and lint still …

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Pet Adoption Spike May Be A Myth, But Vet Overload Isn’t

Any pet owner who waits outside the vet’s office with a whining dog or complaining cat in the back seat is likely to blame their discomfort on new practices instituted by vets due to COVID-19 – and they may be right. Any pet owner who waits outside the vet’s office …

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Liveline listeners react to Pope Francis’ comments on pet adoption

“Today…we see a form of selfishness,” he told the audience. “You see that some people don’t want to have children. Sometimes they have one, and that’s it, but they have dogs and cats that replace the children. It can make people laugh, but it is a reality. Gina called Liveline …

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Metro Nashville animal shelter is full, waiving pet adoption fees

Metro Animal Care and Control is waiving adoption fees for people wishing to adopt a dog or cat. The facility revealed that it has reached full capacity and is currently housing more than 60 dogs. Fees will be waived for claims and adoptions until Sunday. Adoption counselors are available to …

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Portsmouth woman calls for a ban on selling fireworks to the public to protect animals and the elderly ahead of New Years Eve 2021

With New Year’s Eve festivities planned across town tonight, we’re sure to see fireworks light up the skies again. But for many pet owners, loud bangs and whistles are a dangerous prospect for their pets. Marena Adams, who owns a Romanian rescue dog named Micha, has called for the sale …

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Maryland SPCA Encourages Pet Adoption

Maryland SPCA promotes pet adoption with special dog, ‘Bruce’ Updated: 3:12 PM EST December 26, 2021 Hide transcript View Transcript AMY: THIS IS OUR FAVORITE PART OF THE DAY. JOIN US WITH A PET LOOKING FOR A NEW HOME, KATIE FLOORY WITH THE SPCA OF MARYLAND. HOW IS IT GOING? …

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COVID-19 closes city’s largest pet hospital, emergency care scarce during holidays

Breadcrumb Links Local news Author of the article: Kelly Egan “Prince”, a Golden Retriever, is in perfect health and doesn’t have to worry about going to a vet anytime soon, which is a good thing as the largest emergency vet provider in the city is closed due to COVID. Photo …

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These Best Selling Robot Vacuum Cleaners Are Up To 42% Off On Amazon, But Only Until Midnight

We may receive a commission on purchases made through the links on this page. Prices and availability are subject to change. Get a mega-sale Deebot Ecovacs! (Photo: Amazon) If you’ve been hesitant to buy yourself a robot vacuum, we’ve got great news: Amazon is having a selling day on its …

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Local pet adoption center weighs in on pet care this winter

Pet care has become crucial this winter due to lower temperatures, especially for new owners. Pet care is crucial all year round, but especially for winter. This information is important for owners who currently have pets or are looking to get one. “No exposure to cold temperatures. Even though animals …

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Aldi Pet Shop line launches the cutest pet furniture just in time for Christmas

We earn a commission for products purchased through certain links in this article. The Aldi Pet Shop line has launched the cutest new collection of pet furniture, and shoppers can’t get enough of the luxury festive special buy. Thanks to Aldi, you can pick up two stylish scalloped chairs available …

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Bastrop County Animal Shelter Offers Special Pet Adoption To Ease Crisis Level Capacity

Bastrop County Animal Shelter is running a $22 adoption special for any dog ​​or cat through December 31. Bastrop County Animal Services has been at crisis capacity more days than not this year, said Ashley Hermans, director of the organization. The county animal shelter has 84 kennels and as of …

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WATCH: Animal Services hosts annual pet adoption event

Hot Springs Animal Services officials are hoping their fourth annual home adoption event scheduled for Friday night will be as successful as the previous three, the shelter coordinator said on Wednesday. “It was amazing,” Michelle Stone said of the annual event. “Last year we adopted almost every one of them. …

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Why Dallas should ban pet stores from selling puppies and kittens

The reality of the way puppies and kittens are raised and transported to pet stores is troubling. Many of these pets are born in large commercial breeding facilities, known as puppy mills, and shipped to pet stores in cages that fill with urine and feces on long journeys. . Many …

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New animal hospital takes shape, Pet Trade News & Events from Pet Business World UK

Leading veterinary charity PDSA celebrated a milestone with the installation of the roof of Nottingham’s new Pet Welfare Center. A closing ceremony was attended by a charitable veterinary nurse, as well as customers and animal patients. Thanks to generous donors from the charity, including a large donation from the Marian …

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Boqii Announces Strategic Partnership with Evetsoft, the Leading Veterinary Hospital SAAS Solution Provider, to Provide Veterinary Hospitals with a Stable Supply Chain

SHANGHAI, November 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Boqii Holding Limited (“Boqii” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BQ), a leading pet-focused platform in China, today announced a strategic partnership with Evetsoft Pet Hospital Management Software (“Evetsoft”), an established market leader in SAAS solutions for pet hospitals. Together, Boqii and Evetsoft will launch an …

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Amazon’s best-selling pet odor eliminator goes on sale

The products in this story are independently selected and presented in an editorial manner. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. Pet owners have a lot of preferences when it comes to their furry friends. Some love cats while others are non-negotiable dogs. While …

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Amazon’s Best-Selling Car Vacuum Cleaner Is On Additional Sale For PEOPLE Readers

The products in this story are independently selected and presented in an editorial manner. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. Compared to vacuuming your living room floor or the tiles in your kitchen, it’s arguably a lot harder to get rid of all …

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Kittens turn into cats at local shelters, as animal adoption boom wanes

By Anna Reinalda | November 17, 2021 After two record years for pet adoptions, cats and dogs are now aging in animal shelters across the country. It’s true for Montgomery’s beloved SAVE, a friend of homeless animals, in Skillman. “2021 will be our worst year on record,” said Heather Achenbach, …

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Taking Paws: Credit Unions Join Forces for Pet Adoption Event in Parkersburg | News, Sports, Jobs

Community members were able to meet the dogs, interact with them, and even adopt or complete an application for one. Daisy, one of the dogs available for adoption, was able to return home with her new best friend Landyn Horner, 10. (Photo provided) One year old Ash, one of the …

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Free Saturday Pet Adoption Event in Bensalem

Doll 10 Beauty, an international cosmetics company headquartered in Newtown, is the sponsor of the third annual Free Pet Adoption Event to be held Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Women’s Animal Center, 3839 Richlieu Road in Bensalem. The Dolls for Paws pet adoption event will feature …

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9 top-selling dog sweaters Amazon shoppers love for fall

The products in this story are independently selected and presented in an editorial manner. If you make a purchase using these links, we may earn a commission. It’s finally the time for sweaters, not only for us humans, but also for our best four-legged friends. Dogs, after all, get as …

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South LA continues to see an increase in pet adoption – Annenberg Media

Has the pandemic adoption boom faded? Not in South Los Angeles, where residents seem more willing to adopt from their local shelters. The South LA Animal Services Center opened to the public on weekends in August, and the number of adoptions is up from the same time last year. Last …

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A 24 hour emergency pet hospital in Hardeeville SC

By the summer of 2022, pet owners in Beaufort and Hardeeville will no longer have to make panicked trips to Charleston to get emergency medical care for their pets in the middle of the night. A 24-hour emergency veterinary hospital has disappeared from the area and has become even more …

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Taiwan to require pet sales data to be uploaded to prevent smuggling

Taipei, Sep 20 (CNA) The Agriculture Council (COA) on Monday said it will require pet shop owners to record all transaction information online to make animal origin more transparent and facilitate checks by the authorities to prevent trafficking in pets. The decision came after 154 contraband cats were shot dead …

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Jollyes pet chain to open store in Bristol and create jobs

British pet chain Jollyes is opening a new store in Bristol and creating 12 jobs. The retailer has announced plans to invest £ 500,000 in the city, including opening a new branch in Brislington. It is also moving its existing store from Longwell Green to Warmley, South Gloucestershire, and revamping …

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Canberra RSPCA Reports Increase in Pet Adoption, Predicts Rate to Double During Covid Lockdown | Canberra weather

coronavirus, Canberra, ACT, Animals, Pets, Covid The pet adoption rate in the territory increased during the last Covid lockdown and is expected to double the average. However, the RSPCA is warning would-be adopters not to make impulsive decisions to protect animals and to avoid further pressure on the chronic shortage …

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The COVID-19 Pet Adoption Boom: Has It Really Happened?

There is more to the ‘pandemic puppy’ story. Here’s what you need to know. Stories of skyrocketing pet adoptions during COVID-19 have become a fixture both in the news and on our social media feeds. Our practices, too, are busier than ever. For many of us, it certainly feels like …

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Coronavirus restrictions lead to increased demand

Australians are buying thousands of pets every week as devastating closures encourage us to seek additional support from furry companions. One of Australia’s biggest animal welfare charities, PetRescue, says Australians started buying pets in droves from the start of the pandemic and the trend has shown no signs of slowing …

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Pet collars, toys and food stocking up amid pet adoption wave

Welcome to Thomas Insights – every day we post the latest news and analysis to keep our readers up to date with what’s happening in the industry. Sign up here to get the day’s top stories straight to your inbox. Welcome to the Thomas Index report for the week of …

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Kennewick PetSmart Hosts Pet Adoption Event

Tips for new pet parents and preparing your home for your furry family. July 26, 2021 11:07 AM Posted: July 26, 2021 11:07 AM PetSmart in Kennewick hosted its first adoption event since the start of the pandemic on Saturday, with animals at seven different shelters and rescues in Kennewick, …

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Somerset pet store to close due to changing buying habits

A South Somerset pet store has announced it will close next month. The Proper Pet Co in Castle Cary will cease operations on Saturday August 28th. The owners of the Fore Road store, which opened in 2013 on Station Road, said they felt “the time has come to close our …

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Pet adoption center offers tips for keeping pets safe during fireworks

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – Although many of us enjoy the sound of fireworks on Sunday, it can be a stressful time for many pets. The Franklin County Dog and Adoption Center wants to make sure residents follow a few tips to ensure these animals stay safe. To start, it is recommended …

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Woofie’s Reston-Herndon Adds Dog Training After Pet Adoption Boom

Press release: Woofie’s Local pet services franchise, Woofie’s Reston-Herndon, has now added dog training to its list of pet care offerings as demand for pet services continues to grow following a increase in animal adoptions during COVID-19. Founded in 2004 and franchise since 2018, Woofie’s is a franchise in the …

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Pet adoption has skyrocketed during the pandemic. But now shelters are reporting overcrowding: NPR

Many animal shelters say they have too many cats and dogs in need of homes. NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Cornell University’s Elizabeth Berliner what is behind the complaints. LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HTE: Remember, at the start of this pandemic, how many of us rushed to adopt pets so much that animal …

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Kelowna Pet Hospital Becomes Emergency Clinic Only Due to Vet Shortage and Increased Demand | iINFOnews

PHOTO FILE Image Credit: Shutterstock June 02, 2021 – 7:00 a.m. Due to the unprecedented number of animals in need of care and a shortage of veterinarians, one veterinary clinic in Kelowna now offers only emergency services. Jennifer Watt, a veterinarian and co-owner of Fairfield Animal Hospital, said the clinic …

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Adopting NJ Pets to Avoid the Trend?

As shelters in parts of the country see a wave of pandemic pets Having returned to them, rescues and shelters in North Jersey say they have so far escaped this disheartening trend. Pet fever set in at the start of the pandemic, when people realized they would be stuck at …

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Vets Face Burnout Amid Pandemic Pet Adoption Boom: NPR

The pandemic peak in pet adoption has led to a boom in vet visits. Scott Simon of NPR talks to Hunter Finn, a veterinarian in Arlington, TX, about the pressure on exhausted vets. SCOTT SIMON, HOST: Many American households have welcomed new pets during this pandemic. You could see the …

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Pet adoption, food sales rise as birth rate drops

Birth rates fell for the sixth consecutive year to their lowest levels since 1979, according to the CDC. The number of births in the United States fell by 4% last year from 2019, double the average annual rate of decline of 2% since 2014, according to reports CNBC (May 5). …

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Soon to open Derby pet shop angering animal rights activists

DERBY – A pet store due to open on Sunday is grumbling dog rights activists. A to Z Pets, a pet store in Orange, will be opening another Derby location on Pershing Drive this weekend. But animal rights activists plan to be at the store from noon that day to …

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Pet adoption sites in the South Bay and Long Beach areas – Press Telegram

Pet owners in all unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County and certain participating cities in the county will receive reduced late fees if renewing pet licenses and also for new licenses , from April 15 to June 30, courtesy of Los Angeles County. Department of Animal Care and Control. And …

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South Bay and Long Beach Area Pet Adoption Sites – Daily Breeze

Pet owners in all unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County and some participating cities in the county will receive reduced late fees if they renew pet licenses and also for new licenses. , April 15 to June 30, thanks to Los Angeles County. Department of Animal Care and Control. And …

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Susan Mercer’s 15-year quest to educate about pet adoption in Japan

Pet ownership in Japan has exploded over the past decade, and it is now believed that the number of cats and dogs in Japan exceeds the number of children. That’s why you’ll likely find crowds cooing at the high-priced kittens and puppies in pet store windows across the country. According …

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Detroit pet store and groomer team up to offer grooming services

Detroit pet store adds grooming after pandemic causes hardship for mobile groomer A pet groomer was in trouble during the pandemic. Now she works at a pet store in Detroit. DETROIT (FOX 2) – Latonya Smith’s business, LC’s Mobile Pet Spa, was hit hard when the pandemic prevented it from …

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Banfield Pet Hospital and Banfield Foundation enabled preventative care for millions of pets in 2020

VANCOUVER, Washington., February 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading national provider of preventive veterinary medicine and part of the Mars Veterinary Health family – as well as its charitable arm, the Banfield Foundation®, published today 2020 impact reports detailing how they served millions of …

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COVID-19 pet adoption continues to rise as owners continue to isolate themselves

While COVID-19 has brought unspeakable misery to people around the world, for at least one dog in Sangamon County, it has brought incredible joy. Twain, a dog of uncertain pedigree, has found a home during the pandemic with Brigid Leahy of Athens. Leahy, who lives alone, has found Twain to …

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Business couple from Norwich pet store bans popular treats

Posted: 2:36 PM February 1, 2021 Update: 08:46 February 2, 2021 The owners of two pet stores in Norwich have announced that they will no longer sell a number of popular treats due to health and safety concerns. Adrian and Ali Pettitt, who own Pettitt and Boo in Bowthorpe and …

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Banfield Pet Hospital® data shows increase in preventive pet care in 2020 despite pandemic

Pulling data from the largest electronic veterinary health records system in the United States, the practice reveals the trends that have defined companion animal health in 2020 and predictions of what to expect in 2021 VANCOUVER, Washington., January 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Banfield Pet Hospital®, the nation’s largest …

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Petco opens 100th in-store pet hospital

Petco has opened its 100th in-store veterinary hospital, this one located in Encinitas, California. According to the retailer, the opening of the hospital is an important step in Petco’s journey of rapid expansion into the veterinary field, given the increased need for accessible and affordable veterinary care. “Petco has doubled …

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Kentucky Humane Society Announces Pet Adoption Changes

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) – The Kentucky Humane Society will no longer have adoption facilities at Feeders Supply locations in the Louisville area. The organization will now centralize its adoptions at three key sites. You can adopt cats and dogs from KHS East Campus at 1000 Lyndon Lane, their Sam Swope …

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Tuesday Giving Pet Adoption and Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe Fundraising Day | South of Lake Tahoe

LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe is hosting a special puppy adoption day on May 5 to coincide with the annual Giving Tuesday fundraiser. “Little Rays of Sunshine” brings two litters with a total of 11 puppies, as well as one of the moms, to the public …

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Pet adoption during coronavirus: shelters and rescue groups are adapting

Raleigh Many animal shelters across the country have seen a surge in adoptions in recent weeks as people scramble to add new companions to help them through COVID-19 stay-at-home orders. But there are still plenty of cats and dogs available for adoption in the Triangle, and plenty of obstacles facing …

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A lot of things have come to a halt because of the coronavirus. Adopting pets is not one of them.

Local “We didn’t know what was going to happen. Every day things change.” These bulldog brothers were adopted from the Animal Rescue League of Boston last summer. Matthew J. Lee Not going to the dog park? Consider these tips for keeping your pet happy and healthy near you. How to …

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Coronavirus orders lead to overcrowded shelters and a pet adoption deal

through: Whitney BurneyChrista Ferguson Job : March 19, 2020 / 1:40 p.m. EDT / Update: March 19, 2020 / 7:28 p.m. EDT OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — As the Centers for Disaster Control and Prevention says there’s no evidence that cats and dogs can spread the coronavirus, the impact of …

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Pet Shop Owners Bark Against ‘Puppy Mill’ Enemies | Local News

ALBANY – Pet store representatives are harassing lawmakers calling for a ban on the sale of dogs and felines in stores, arguing the proposal would deprive consumers of choice while stimulating unregulated breeders. So far, only California and Maryland have banned the sale of dogs and cats in pet stores, …

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Angels of Assisi announces new pet hospital and adoption center

ROANOKE, Va. – A local pet clinic is about to undergo its biggest fundraising effort to open a new pet hospital and adoption center in Roanoke. On Monday, Angels of Assisi announced the launch of a $3 million fundraising campaign, “Imagine”, to open a new 16,000 square foot facility that …

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Mars Inc. buys pet hospital chain for $ 7.7 billion

Global pet food and candy maker Mars Inc. is doubling the growth of its pet care business with the acquisition of the animal hospital chain VCA Inc. The deal, valued at around $ 7.7 billion, excluding debt, represents a major investment by Mars in the burgeoning pet care industry and …

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Why Pet Store Laws Affect You – American Kennel Club

Posted on: October 23, 2015 Most breeders don’t think they have much in common with pet stores. But many anti-breeder extremists already see you as one, and a slew of laws now appearing in dozens of communities across the country defines just about anyone who breeds or sells a dog …

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