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A veterinary surgeon who turned to meditation in a time of need is now sharing its health and wellbeing benefits with colleagues.
The growth of veganism is fast gaining momentum in the pet world, according to a report in the Independent.
The Netherlands-based producer and wholesaler Aquadip has denied false rumours that it will cease supplying the UK in the event of a hard exit from the EU.
Mondi has set out its commitments for tackling plastic waste side-by-side with other brands.
Global pet retail display business CASCO Pet has refitted its UK showroom and is inviting the trade to have a look – either in reality or ‘virtually’ via a promotional video on the company’s YouTube channel, CASCO Pet.
An RSPCA inspector is set to trek to Everest Base Camp at 5,380 metres to raise funds for the charity.
PATS Telford has thrown its full backing behind the PetQuip Awards, which will be presented at a gala dinner and party on the first evening of the autumn exhibition (Sunday, September 22).
Atlanta Pet Fair & Conference welcomed professional pet stylists and service professionals to the South East US’s biggest trade show, conference and competition, in Atlanta, Georgia.
Work is under way on a new £2.5 million veterinary hospital in Cheshire.
Pet bedding manufacturer George Barclay has celebrated its first year in business.
The winner of the Best UK Vet Award 2019 is Swanspool Veterinary Clinic, in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire.
Finding time for outdoor activities and poor weather conditions are the biggest obstacles for UK dog owners.
CSJ’s A Way with Dogs sheepdog trial has launched its own website, featuring details about the forthcoming Series 2 trial.
Continuing uncertainty over Brexit has led to a spike in the number of owners visiting their vet for pet travel guidance in the last three months, the latest British Veterinary Association survey reveals.
Kendall Clee, of Blacks Vets, in Dudley, West Midlands, has won the Veterinary Receptionist of the Year award.
Garden and outdoor leisure trade show Glee has joined the ‘digital revolution’ with the launch of a new exhibition smartphone app, designed to provide a matchmaking solution to help suppliers and retailers to get the most out of their time at the show.
Tomra Food, a leading manufacturer of sensor-based sorting machines for the food industry, has diversified to provide applications to pet food producers.
Scrumbles is expanding its range of pet food with a selection of grain-free wet food and treats for dogs.
Skinner’s Pet Foods has sponsored the first Woofers Winter Walk.
The grounding of the world’s entire Boeing 737 Max 8 fleet could mean delays to overseas freight, warns an international delivery expert.
Peckish has extended its weather sponsorship campaign on Channel 4.
Company of Animals has launched new additions to its Halti range.
British brand Henry Wag is to exhibit at Global Pet Expo 2019, in Orlando, Florida this month. It is the first time the lifestyle brand – which caters for dogs and now horses – will have been presented to the US market.
The number of Staffordshire bull terriers arriving at RSPCA centres has fallen by 34% over the last five years, according to the charity.
The latest Meet the International Buyers event organised by the PetQuip and Gardenex associations is to take place at the export trade body’s head office in Brasted, Kent on Wednesday, March 27.
FURminator has unveiled a new and ‘enhanced’ range of products.
Leading international pet accessories business Trixie has confirmed that it will be exhibiting at Pets at Glee for the first time this year.
Hero Pet Brands has formed a new retail partnership with the Petmania pet shop chain in Ireland.
Dog owners are being reminded of the importance of keeping pets on a lead to avoid attacks on grazing livestock.
Toy brand Chuckit! launched a photography competition at Crufts.
Supreme’s Selective brand has benefited from a redesign aimed at communicating the product quality more clearly.
Eukanuba is launching a digital campaign to drive sales to mark 50 years since its inception.
A pet shop is offering dog walkers free, recyclable poo bags after a growing number of complaints on social media about dog fouling in his town.
James Kennedy, new sales director for Forthglade natural pet food has been enjoying his introduction to the pet food sector, taking the lead at events such as PATS and Crufts.
Royal Canin is introducing a new range from May.
Petdata, an Austria-based company that helps pet stores produce labels for their plants and livestock, is branching out into the UK.
Leading figures from the UK pet industry were among the delegates and speakers at conference on The Future for International Trade, held in Stratford Upon Avon yesterday (March 12).  The event was organised by leading trade associations, PetQuip, Gardenex and BHETA.
New rules against unfair trading will finally address long-standing abuse of farmers and growers by all-powerful supermarkets and retail chains, a leading MEP has told colleagues.
A decline in horse-riding appears to have been halted, with an increase in numbers over the past five years, according to the British Equestrian Trade Association’s National Equestrian Survey 2019.
Ceva Animal Health, manufacturer of Adaptil and Feliway, launched Pet Anxiety Month at Crufts.
Multi-award-winning HayPigs! is at it again, after being shortlisted as a finalist in an three categories of the FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 2019, Area Finals.
A couple have been prosecuted for breeding puppies without a licence.
A boxer was crowned Eukanuba Pup of the Year 2019 at Crufts.
The RSPCA has launched a campaign to help millions of dogs in the UK who could be struggling to cope when left home alone.
Lincolnshire-based Natural baked dog food manufacturer Laughing Dog has received a special delivery to its farm bakery – two new trailers fitted with digitally-printed lorry curtains.
An online puppy listing service has been launched that enables you to advertise a litter for sale free of charge while complying with the government’s animal welfare regulations.
He’s seen it all in his 45 years from escaped snakes to Ninja Turtle mania – now pet shop owner Brian Meek has cleaned out cages for the final time.
Irish Dog foods has been named in the Deloitte Best Managed Companies Awards.
The RSPCA is remembering female trailblazers on International Women’s Day today (Friday).
Naturediet is showcasing its extended Feel Good range in eco-friendly packaging at Crufts this week.