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HRM cat breeder helps her friends in Ukraine by selling their cats

The huge TV in Kristen Janssen’s living room is tuned all day to news of the invasion of Ukraine. She knows people there and she is worried. Janssen, who lives in Indian Harbour, was medically discharged from the Navy in 2016 and began breeding and selling sphynx and Devon rex …

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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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Pet store owners Frisco to open The Pawtio, a pet restaurant and bar

Almost anything is possible when you step into The Pawtio, D-FW’s first “pet restaurant” which will feature live music, a mini bar, an art gallery and, of course, gourmet cuisine from quality for pets and, occasionally, their humans. Located on the corner of Frisco Square Boulevard, The Pawtio opens on …

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Bulls Fundraiser, Hearing Loss Meeting Pet Adoption Week & More

Compiled by Jenny Bennett Bloomingdale’s Bulls Clay Shoot Fundraiser The Bloomingdale High School football team is hosting a clay shoot fundraiser on Saturday, March 5 starting at 9 a.m. Filming will take place at FishHawk Sporting Clays, located at 13505 Hobson Simmons Rd. in Lithie. The event includes 50 clay …

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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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The pet hospital market is set to explode

This report studies the pet hospital market Along with many industry aspects like market size, market status, market trends and forecasts, the report also provides brief information about competitors and specific growth opportunities with key market drivers . Find the comprehensive analysis of Pet Hospital Market segmented by companies, region, …

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Walmart doesn’t just sell stuff

Walmart’s full-year revenue rose 2.4% from a year earlier to $572.8 billion. The company … [+] discussed how a more diverse business model will help drive future growth and strengthen ties with its customer base. Photo by: STRF/STAR MAX/IPx 2021 01/09/21 STRF/STAR MAX/IPx In Walmart’s earnings call for the full …

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Pet hospital opens, two pet stores close in central Austin

A chain of pet hospitals has opened a new town center. (Benton Graham/Community Impact Journal) Central Austin is gaining a pet hospital, while pet stores east and north of downtown have closed in recent months. 1. Banfield Animal Hospital opened a new location at 1211 E. Fifth St., Ste. 140, …

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HARMLESS HARVEST, THE BEST-SELLING AMERICAN COCONUT FOOD AND DRINK BRAND, DEBUTS IN CANADA FEBRUARY 2022

Harmless Harvest will launch organic coconut products at Costco Canada this month and at all Whole Foods Market stores and other select retailers across April 2022 OAKLAND, CA., February 8, 2022 /CNW/ — harmless harvestmanufacturer of organic coconut-based food and beverage products, will be available in Canada for the first …

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Council discusses sale of pets in San Marcos

The San Marcos City Council voted to refer an item regarding the sale of cats and dogs in the city to the council’s newly created animal services committee at its Tuesday night meeting. Council held a discussion regarding amending Chapter 6 of the City of San Marcos Animal Code by …

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Dallas must stop pet stores from selling dogs

The Humane Pet Stores Ordinance under consideration by the Dallas City Council is a direct response to the myriad of animal welfare and consumer protection issues created by the sale of puppy mill puppies in the pet stores. His endorsement would end this practice and lead people toward better, more …

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Lowe’s, Petco partner for the in-store pet store concept

Press Release: Lowe’s Lowe’s and Petco Health and Wellness Company, Inc. recently announced a store-to-store pilot program that brings together trusted products, services and expertise – for home and pets – into one convenient stop at select stores. Lowes. The first Lowe’s + Petco in-store concept is set to open …

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It’s a seller’s market! Best moves to make when selling a home

The buying, selling or investing of real estate will generally occur in one of three specific markets which can be identified as a balanced, buyer or seller market. When home inventory and buyer demand are equal, it creates a balanced market. However, if there are more homes available than buyers, …

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Banning Pet Stores From Selling Dogs Will Do Nothing To Shut Down Puppy Mills

Puppy mills. Two words that conjure up images of horrific living conditions and provoke strong emotions. Unfortunately, lawmakers, including some in Dallas, have been misled into equating them with licensed, inspected breeders rather than the illegal, substandard operations that the term aptly describes. Lawmakers were misinformed that a ban on …

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This place is a zoo! Lou’s Pet Shop Owner Expands to GP Zoology

Oliver, an 8-month-old Hoffman’s two-toed sloth, hangs out at GP Zoology. Donnie Cook, owner of Lou’s Pet Shop and GP Zoology, provides a perch for Skittles, a panther chameleon. Educational presentations and school programs are nothing new to Donnie Cook, owner of Lou’s Pet Shop in Grosse Pointe Woods. He …

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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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Prince Andrew ‘may be selling ski lodge to protect assets rather than pay Virginia Giuffre’

Prince Andrew could sell his £18million ski chalet to protect his assets rather than pay his sex accuser Virginia Giuffre, US lawyers say Sources said earlier the sale of a chalet in the Swiss ski resort of Verbier is ‘continuing’ Andrew was only able to sell the property after settling …

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Hong Kong orders 2,000 hamsters killed after Covid-19 cases at pet store

HONG KONG—Authorities have ordered the deaths of some 2,000 hamsters in Hong Kong over fears the animals could have transmitted Covid-19 to humans, one of the latest moves by the city to try to eradicate a new epidemic. Under the latest order, authorities will cull animals at nearly three dozen …

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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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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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5 Stocks Insiders Sell

When insiders sell shares, it indicates that they are concerned about the prospects of the company or that they consider the stock to be overvalued. Either way, this signals an opportunity to go short on the stock. Insider selling should not be considered the sole indicator for making an investment …

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5 popular products returning after being sold out

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, we may receive an affiliate commission. [lasso ref=”on-go-at-home-covid-19-rapid-antigen-self-test-2-tests-per-pack-test-results-in-10-minutes-fda-authorized” id=”5975469″ link_id=”255452″] Amazon and other major online retailers have had serious problems keeping hot products in stock lately. Of course, this is perfectly understandable and should really …

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Who is Chris Lowe from the Pet Shop Boys?

Chris Lowe of the PET Shop Boys is one of the co-creators along with Neil Tennant who are the British pop music duo that produced a string of international hits from the 1980s. Having continued to produce music that has a high level of success over the past 40 years, …

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BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital Launches New Post-Graduation Wellness Training Program, Clinicians-in-Training

This program aims to prevent mental health crises among veterinary professionals by educating new graduates about well-being from the start of their careers. TAMPA, Florida, December 30, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, one of the largest providers of postgraduate training programs in the United …

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Selling capable versatility with finesse when applying for Rad jobs

My CV would tell you that I am a stock market trained body imager, but you might not know that from the jobs I have had. Sure, a good chunk of my 16.5-year-old case volume would fall under “body”, but it’s a big tent. I’ve written before about my feeling …

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Poshmark (NASDAQ: POSH) shares drop 8.5% on insider selloff

Shares of Poshmark, Inc. (NASDAQ: POSH) were down 8.5% in Wednesday’s trading following insider selling. The company traded as low as $ 16.67 and last traded at $ 16.76. About 20,238 shares traded at midday, down 98% from the average daily volume of 996,981 shares. The stock had previously closed …

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Kaplan USMLE Step 1: What infected this pet shop owner?

If you are preparing for the United States medical license exam® (USMLE®) Step 1, you may want to know which questions are most often missed by test prep candidates. Check out this example from Kaplan Medical and read an expert explanation of the answer. Also discover all the articles in …

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Swift Sells Local Media Assets to Ogden Newspapers | WIVT

Posted: November 30, 2021 / 6:16 PM EST / Update: November 30, 2021 / 6:16 PM EST ASPEN, Colo. (AP) – Swift Communications, which owns a range of daily and weekly newspapers in the Western United States, announced on Tuesday that it was selling its local media and publishing operations …

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Boqii announces strategic partnership with leading provider of SAAS solutions for pet hospitals, Evetsoft, 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 …

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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 GPS dog tracker is at its lowest price ever for Cyber ​​Monday

gps tracker Amazon For parents of pets, the search for a lost dog or cat can be one of the scariest experiences ever – and if it has happened to you, you may have found yourself. to wish they had a tracking device on them. Your pet’s microchip is one …

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Man Scammed Families Over $ 158,000 By Selling Fake Puppies: Federal Government

A 42-year-old man from Maryland has been sentenced to jail for stealing $ 158,000 from people who thought they were buying him pit bull puppies. BrianAJackson Getty Images / iStockphoto More than 100 people in 40 states believed they were paying Fonjeck Eric Azoh, 42, to have a pit bull …

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Rover Announces Selling Shareholder Follow-Up Offer Price

SEATTLE, November 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSLETTER) – Rover Group, Inc. (“Rover”) (NASDAQ: ROVR), the world’s largest online marketplace for pet care, today announced the price of its previously announced subscribed public offering of 6,000,000 common shares of Category A by Rover shareholders who were investors in A place for Rover, …

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Meghan Markle started a business selling scrunchies to school friends when she was nine

Meghan Markle sat down to chat with her girlfriend and neighbor, Ellen DeGeneres, and spoke about her time making and selling her own line of scrunchies when she was young. Video upload Video unavailable The video will play automatically soon8to cancel Play now Meghan Markle opens up about selling scrunchies …

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Dog doesn’t really sell Madonna’s former Florida mansion

Calling All: A Dog Didn’t Buy and Sell Madonna’s Former Miami Mansion. A large number of Orlando Sentinel, Associated Press and Newsweek newspapers in Forbes and NPR report a crazy story about a “millionaire dog” named Gunther sleeping in Madonna’s old bedroom and putting her old villa at 3029 Brickell …

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Man faces 20 years in prison for selling fake puppies to people searching for pets during COVID

A Cameroonian has admitted to participating in a scheme in which he tricked US citizens seeking solace from pets during the pandemic to pay high fees for them online and never deliver. Desmond Fodje Bobga, 28, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to conspiring to commit electronic fraud, according to the Department …

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Stella & Chewy’s in Oak Creek temporarily reimburses adoption fees for senior pets from any shelter in the United States and Canada

One of several dogs on a recent Pilots To The Rescue flight licks their chops as they may smell something from Stella & Chewy’s, an Oak Creek-based natural pet food company that is reimbursing all November senior pet adoption costs up to $80,000. During the month of November, anyone can …

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Stella & Chewy’s in Oak Creek to Reimburse Elderly Pet Adoption Fees

In November, anyone can adopt a senior dog or cat for free. Oak Creek-based Stella & Chewy’s reimburses up to $ 80,000 in fees for all adoptions of dogs and cats five years of age or older at any shelter in the United States and Canada. Additionally, through a partnership …

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Concert pianist charged with death of South Carolina pet hospital worker

A The concert pianist surrendered to authorities in South Carolina after being accused of killing a staff member at a local pet hospital. The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday indicted Zachary David Hughes, 29, with murder in connection with the death of Christina Parcell. Parcell was found dead at …

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Juilliard-trained concert pianist charged in “very violent” death of SC pet hospital employee

He is a classical pianist who has given concerts around the world after attending the prestigious Juilliard School in New York, where tuition costs more than $ 43,000 per year. But this week, the South Carolina man surrendered to authorities after being linked to the “very violent” death of a …

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Applegate starts selling Do Good Dog

BRIDGEWATER, NJ. – Applegate Farms LLC, a subsidiary of Hormel Foods Corp., introduces the Do Good Dog, a hot dog made with beef raised on verified regenerative American prairies. The beef used in the product comes from SunFed Ranch in Northern California and bears the Land to Market seal of …

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Puppy mill owner agrees to permanently ban dog breeding and sale

A Wayne County puppy mill operator has agreed to turn over his remaining 513 dogs and may soon be permanently banned from engaging in federally licensed animal welfare activities. Court records indicate that Daniel Gingerich of Maple Hill Puppies and attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice have reached a …

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Why pet store puppies shouldn’t be on your holiday gift lists

As the holidays approach, the Humane Society of the United States has launched a new advertising campaign to warn the public about the risks of buying puppies at pet stores. HSUS It’s a sad truth that the cute puppies frolicking in pet store windows so often come from the creepiest …

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Elizabethtown ordinance bans stores from selling dogs and cats

The City of Elizabethtown has implemented a new Pet Stores Ordinance that aims to encourage people to consider adoption first, becoming the first town in Kentucky to do so. The Pets Ordinance prohibits retail stores from selling dogs or cats of any age in their stores. It also prohibits people …

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Charlize Theron encourages fans to consider pet adoption

Charlize Theron Says “Pet Adoption Is The Only Way Forward” As She Encourages Fans To Consider Saving Dogs And Cats From “Overwhelmed” Shelters By Sam Joseph Semon For Dailymail.com Posted: 8:57 PM EST, October 19, 2021 | Update: 9:34 p.m. EST, October 19, 2021 Charlize Theron made a passionate plea …

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Florida bill could ban stores from selling dogs and cats in the state

(Photo credit: danny4213 / Getty Images) Recently filed legislation in the state capital of Florida, if passed, would ban the retail sale of dogs and cats statewide. Banning the sale of dogs and cats in pet stores is currently the top legislative priority of the Humane Society of the United …

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New pet hospital opens + Marines save stranded woman: Top DC News

Hey, Washington, DC! Here’s everything you need to know to get a good start this Friday. Are you a local business owner or distributor in Washington DC? Our premium local sponsorships keep you on top of inboxes around town every morning. Contact us here for the truth. First of all, …

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pet store owner pleads not guilty | Local news

The owner of a local pet store that was raided last week has pleaded not guilty to several animal cruelty charges. Timothy Charles Lorraine, 61, of Whitley City, was arraigned in Pulaski District Court on Friday – pleading not guilty to 19 counts of second degree animal cruelty. The charges …

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‘House of Horrors’ pet store contained 150 neglected animals, authorities say

Authorities are calling an exotic pet store a ‘house of horrors’ after finding more than 150 neglected animals. Southern Kentucky police seized the animals after a raid at Tim’s Reptiles and Exotics on Wednesday morning. Inside, authorities found dozens of lizards, snakes, hamsters, gerbils, fish, rabbits and turtles living in …

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Rescuers and police uncover 150 pet shop animals in desperate need of helpA human world

In the pet store, rescuers found animals, without access to food, gnawing at their wire fences. Meredith Lee / The HSUS On Wednesday morning, at a pet store next to a flea market in Burnside, Ky., Members of our rescue team encountered nightmarish conditions for dozens of animals. The details …

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Stars shine for global pet adoption awareness campaign

RANCHO SANTA FE, California, September 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – This month, the Helen Woodward Animal Center will once again join hands with animal welfare advocates and organizations around the world for the 9th annual Remember Me Thursday® (RMT). Honored on the fourth Thursday in September, the campaign calls …

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Reality star Lisa Vanderpump shares her pet adoption tips

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at the Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs.” Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person who walks through the door. The …

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Reality TV star Lisa Vanderpump shares her pet adoption tips

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs.” Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person coming through the door. The organization has …

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UPDATE: Burnside pet store closed by authorities | Kentucky

Authorities were on site Wednesday at a pet store in Burnside to rescue more than 100 exotic animals after the owner was charged with multiple counts of animal cruelty. Tim’s Reptiles and Exotics, located at US 27 South at the Tri County Flea Market, has been shut down following an …

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Lisa Vanderpump, ‘Vanderpump Dogs,’ shares her pet adoption tips – NBC Los Angeles

Reality star Lisa Vanderpump uses her magic to match adorable rescues with her colorful clientele at Vanderpump Dogs Rescue Center on Peacock’s “Vanderpump Dogs”. Vanderpump Dog Rescue, located on West Third Street in West Hollywood, matches the right dog with the right person coming through the door. The organization has …

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150 exotic animals rescued from Kentucky pet store

Dozens of animals were rescued from a pet store in Burnside, Kentucky on September 1, 2021. Meredith Lee/Humane Society Animals rescued include snakes, lizards, turtles, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, gerbils and fish. “I was shocked to see animals living in these conditions,” Burnside Police Chief Mike Hill said. Animals will …

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BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital Announces Multi-Year Investments to Empower Employees and Create a Sustainable Profession

BluePearl offers clear pathways for career advancement with the introduction of the industry’s largest leveling and compensation structure and continuing education incentives. TAMPA, Florida, August 10, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, a leading provider of advanced veterinary care with over 100 hospitals across United …

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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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BluePearl Pet Hospital Partners With PrideVMC, Outlining Its Commitment To Diverse And Inclusive Workplaces

BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, a leading provider of advanced veterinary care with more than 100 practices nationwide, today announced that it has become a Gold Partner of the Veterinary Pride Medical Community (PrideVMC) 2021. TAMPA, Florida, June 2, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet …

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Cats are the big winners in the Seattle pandemic pet adoption wave

It has been widely reported that animal adoptions have increased during the pandemic across the country, with people spending more time at home and alone. Now we have local data to back that up – and in the Seattle area the cats have come out big winners. According to data …

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10 Best Pet Adoption Websites – Dogs and Cats to Adopt Near Me

Whether it’s a desire for companionship or extra time to kill, there’s something about the past year that makes many people consider getting a pet. Shelters, nonprofit rescues, private breeders and pet stores have all seen an increase in demand for dogs since the COVID-19 pandemic began. Although you can …

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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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Zebra mussels found at Wyoming pet store

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (Release) – An invasive mussel that poses a serious threat to Wyoming’s natural resources and aquatic systems has been found in a number of pet stores across the state. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in “marimo balls” or “moss balls,” …

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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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App State and Banfield Pet Hospital® Announce New Online Vet Technology Program to Address Vet Shortage

BOONE, North Carolina — Appalachian State University and Banfield Pet Hospital® – the leading provider of preventive veterinary care in the United States and part of the Mars Veterinary Health family of practices – announced a partnership to strengthen the pipeline of licensed veterinary technicians and create a more sustainable …

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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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Don’t Fall For These Pet Adoption Scams

Photo: VILevi (Shutterstock) Even under normal circumstances, people tend to feel lonely while on vacation, but bbuying a pet to fill an emotional void is particularly trending this year as we enter a holiday season as we experience a raging pandemic. Sadly, thousands of lonely Americans who search the internet …

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Pet adoption booming amid pandemic – but workers accuse retailers of abuse | Retail business

As the coronavirus pandemic has led to an increase in demand for pets and pet supplies, workers at the two largest pet retailers in the United States, PetSmart and Petco, say their companies have denied risk premiums throughout the pandemic, cut staff and increased workloads to stay employed, while planning …

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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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Coronavirus Boosts Increase in Pet Adoption and Adoption

Emily Bates needed some kind of balm for her growing sense of dread. His solution: adopt a terrier mix named Frankie. Heidi Torres needed a coronavirus distraction for her three children – bored, worried and home from school. His answer: welcome Benny, a mix of spaniels who had just been …

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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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Why the Pet Shop Boys are still the smartest men in pop

Yesterday, When I Was Mad isn’t one of the duo’s biggest hits, but this underrated 1994 single contains some of their most devastating and revealing lyrics. Tennant has noted he started writing the song “in a bad mood” on their 1991 tour, imagining “the kind of things people say to …

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Loveland’s Town and Country pet store to close after 45 years – Loveland Reporter-Herald

The owners of Loveland’s Town and Country Pet Center, which has been the target of protests against puppy mills in recent years, announced on Friday that they were retiring after 45 years in the business. Mark Aine, who owns the store at 130 S. Cleveland Ave. with his wife, Sharon, …

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Warwick pet store takes on a new way of doing business

WARWICK – The Humane Society of the United States has officially designated a pet store in Warwick as a “Puppy Friendly” to recognize its commitment to only offering cats and dogs from approved shelters and shelters. Representatives of the Humane Society, joined by several cats and a handful of dogs, …

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To encourage adoption, Sandy Springs plans to ban pet store sales

If approved, Sandy Springs would be the sixth city in Georgia to pass a law like this, a group that includes Canton and Holly Springs. “What this does is discourage puppy mills”, Canton Mayor Gene Hobgood told Channel 2 Action News. According to data from the Humane Society of the …

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Sandy Springs to ban the sale of cats and dogs in pet stores

Sandy Springs pet stores would not be allowed to sell dogs and cats from breeding facilities, and would only be allowed to accept pet adoptions from rescue organizations, under a new municipal law in preparation. No pet stores in the city currently sell such animals anyway, officials said at a …

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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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