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Barking Mad Dog Care is celebrating its 20th anniversary – and is still looking for franchisees.
The finalists for the 2020 BETA Business Awards, which recognise companies and individuals making significant contributions to the equestrian industry, have been revealed. The winners will be announced at the BETA Gala Dinner, at the National Motorcycle Museum, near Birmingham, on next Friday (January 20).
Southampton International Airport is employing four-legged helpers from January 14.
Optimism has jumped among Britain’s larger companies after the election, with many now increasing investment and preparing to hire more workers, according to a new report from Deloitte.
 Broadreach Nature has dedicated another 20 acres of its land to native trees and woodland as part of a new environmental initiative.
Shoppers left it later than ever to send their parcels this past Christmas.
Do you have a business to be proud of? If the answer is yes, then why not enter the 2020 Pet Industry Federation Awards and get the recognition you and your team deserve?
Burgess Pet Care is exhibiting its award-winning Neutered Cat food at PATS Sandown next month.
Kennelpak says it has had ‘another exceptional year of growth fuelled by customer demand, with existing brands over-performing and unique NPD that has been exceptionally well received within the pet industry’.
A frozen pet food manufacturer in Wales has issued a recall for three products due to the presence of salmonella.
Supermarkets are facing a shortage of cat litter after Bob Martin (UK) went into liquidation in November.
Growth in the outdoor adventure sector coupled with a desire to spend more time with our pets is stimulating a boom in dog sports across Europe, Accapi Group says.
Award-winning brand Supa has launched a new range of wildlife products.
Thieves smashed down the door of a town centre store and stole a till and more than £100 in cash – just days before the shop closes for good.
Cat lovers across the UK are being invited to nominate their furry friends for this year’s National Cat Awards.
Newcomer Hot Dog Pet Products will be demonstrating its range of centrally heated dog beds at PATS Sandown on February 9-10.
Pet Mate, the UK-based designer, manufacturer and distributor of pet products for cats, dogs and fish with customers throughout Europe and the US, has been acquired in a multi-million deal by private investment firm Ethos Partners.
Fourteen of 20 pilot areas to receive tailored expert support to assist in rejuvenating their town centres have been revealed.
Alice asked asked the Cheshire Cat, who was sitting in a tree: “What road should I take?” “Where would you like to go?” responded the cat. “I don’t know,” Alice answered. “Then,” said the cat, “why not head over to the Mad Hatters Tea Party at the Marriage’s Stand at PATS Sandown, stand T15?”
The highest earning ‘Petfluencers’ on Instagram have been revealed.
Fresh raw dog food manufacturer Poppy’s Picnic claims the ‘highly-processed kibble most dogs are fed’ is causing a ‘poo pandemic’ of 1.26 million tonnes.
The UK and international pet and garden industries have paid tribute to Theresa Swann, head of events at PetQuip and Gardenex, who died in December.
Family-run Burns Pet Nutrition has revealed the two charities it is supporting as part of its ongoing Charity of the Year programme.
The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association launches 2020 with two new trade events open to both member and non-member companies.
Fish4Dogs has kicked off the new year with a new look to celebrate its ‘Pioneers of Fish’ credentials and make its extensive range easier to navigate for customers around the globe.
Pero has introduced working dog varieties of its premium, award-winning Truline recipes, providing nutrition specially formulated for the active lifestyle of working dogs.
BETA International has celebrated the New Year with the news that bit and bitting specialist Neue Schule has signed to continue as main sponsor in 2021 and 2022.
Kent-based All About Pet Health has set out ambitious plans to conquer the private label health supplement and pet aids market in Europe.
Pets at Home has pledged to donate £100,000 to help aid relief efforts in the Australian bushfires that have so far displaced, injured or killed an estimated billion animals.
A family-run pet store has closed after more than half a century after the brothers who owned it retired.
Natural pet food brand True Instinct has brought out a new Freeze-Dried range for dogs.
Today is the final day to apply for the Best In Show Innovation Spotlight at the Petcare Innovation Summit, being held in London on February 27-28.
Royal Canin has introduced carbon-neutral parcel deliveries for retailers – and the parcels’ packaging also incorporates recycled materials and are fully recyclable.
PATS Sandown, the UK’s spring pet industry exhibition, has secured a strong line-up of speakers for two days of seminars designed to give pet retailers ideas on new lines, new approaches and new profit potential.
All 266 employees at Inspired Pet Nutrition have several good reasons to celebrate the New Year as the Yorkshire-based business has achieved three key milestones.
Disruptors in all their guises can be like gold for the pet industry, says recruitment specialist Lynda Ward, founder of Pet Trade Solutions.
A cat that visits almost every store on its high street has been taken into the hearts of the community.
The Government has called on landlords to make it easier for responsible tenants to have well-behaved pets in rental properties.
Couples can can save themselves the unnecessary heartache of losing shared pets by arranging a ‘pet-nuptial’ agreement in case of future separation from their partner.
Sainsbury’s has rolled out a trial of Pet Hubs in 20 of its supermarkets.
PetsPyjamas has recognised the 15 most pet-friendly UK holidays in its Dog-Friendly Travels Awards.
Wholesaler Bestpets has expanded its range of pet accessories and raw and premium foods.
The Golden Paste Company has released a new product for pets that combines a blend of three key ingredients to deliver the benefits of turmeric to pets in capsule form.
A pet food firm has made its first foray into the Asian market with its products now on the shelves in South Korea, the Irish News reports.
Durable dog chew company TastyBone has created three puzzles to raise awareness of how to reduce and manage unfavourable dog behaviour, including chewing household items, stealing food and eating sticks.
RSPCA staff working over the Christmas break responded to nearly 12,000 calls about more than 7,000 animals in need of help.
A major cat charity has called on the new government to introduce licensing of air guns in England and Wales.
Catfood Purr & Miaow, sister brand to Pooch & Mutt, has been named Pet Food Launch of the Year in The Grocer magazine’s ‘Top Products Survey’.
Mars Petcare has partnered with Pedigree and Whiskas to launch its premium IAMS dog nutrition brand in India.
Veni-Dog is for the first time offering deer antler chews – at an introductory offer price – in addition to its existing range of natural dog treats.