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Two hero dogs from both sides of the Atlantic have met at a charity pet hospital.
A major review of Agriculture, Environment and Animal Care apprenticeships was launched this week.
Social media has a huge and growing influence on shopping habits, choices and decisions, according to Royal Mail’s UK Delivery Matters 2019 report.
A total of 1,502 visitors attended the two-day AQUA 2019 trade show at the Telford International Centre, in which more than 80 exhibitors had stands.
Ruffwear has completed its autumn 19 season with the launch of lines designed ‘to enhance and inspire outdoor adventures with canine companions’.
Mars Petcare is closing its pet food factory in New Zealand and moving to Thailand in a bid to be closer to Asian markets and reduce its operating costs.
Battersea Dogs and Cats Home and the British Veterinary Association have both given hints and tips for helping pets cope this firework season.
As the RSPCA continues its month-long rehoming drive, Adoptober, new statistics show that four times more cats than dogs were rescued by the charity last year.
Pet owners spend on average £733 a year more than non-pet owners, with statistics showing that owners are becoming more and more conscious of what they are feeding their pets, wanting to ensure they have the best possible care and nutrition.
A leading Welsh independent pet retailer is launching a VIP scheme to reward loyal customers with more creature comforts.
The winners of the AQUA 2019 New Product Awards received their awards at a special dinner attended by more than 500 guests on the first night of the AQUA 2019 trade show at the Telford International Centre.
The opening day of AQUA 2019 has been called a great success by exhibitors who revealed more than 100 new products at Telford International Centre.
Benyfit Natural has introduced a raw Christmas dinner for dogs.
To mark Remembrance Day on November 11, Pets at Home has partnered with the Royal British Legion to create a charm, designed to go on a pet’s collar.
Dr Andrew Miller, a pet nutritionist at Premier Nutrition, looks at how the trend of humanisation has developed over the past 10 to 15 years, and what he expects to see in the future of pet feeding
A survey of UK pet food manufacturers reveals that the last three-and-a-half years of uncertainty and no-deal planning has damaged businesses.
Children as young as nine have been terrorising a Scottish retail park by abusing staff, vandalising premises and scaring animals in a pet shop.
Cats Protection has welcomed a Government call for evidence on introducing compulsory microchipping of pet cats.
More than 25,000 visitors are expected to attend the National Pet Show, the UK’s ‘ultimate day out for animal lovers of all ages’.
Pet food business founder Callum Griffiths has won the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Just for Pets has had plenty to celebrate this month, riding high on strong sales performance after the culmination of a two-year recovery plan and scooping a Pet Retailer of the Year 2019 Award.
A new expert review paper on carbohydrates in pet food has been launched.
Cotswolds-based luxury lifestyle brand Leger & Oaks has chosen The Racehorse Sanctuary as its charity of the year.
Billy + Margot has created his and hers bauble treats for dogs this Christmas.
The Online Pet Industry Report looks at how pet retailers are faring online and says visibility and ranking are essential considerations 
A Cumbria pet shop that has been trading for 45 years is closing down.
With the first round of judging now over, four strong contenders have made it through to the final of the 2019 British Equestrian Trade Association Equine Thesis of the Year Award, which recognises excellence in academic undergraduate study.
Yorkshire-based pet accessory business Collared Creatures is giving 25% of the value of sales of any of its pink Harris Tweed collars to the Breast Cancer Now wear it pink campaign throughout October.
Company of Animals has been celebrating after HRH The Duke of Kent KG officially presented the business with its Queen’s Award for Enterprise.
A worrying number of pet owners are not paying enough attention to the size of their pets’ food portions fuelling the UK’s pet obesity crisis, according to a national survey.
Natures Menu has given 1,000 pouches of dog food to Wood Green, The Animals Charity.
To celebrate a year at a new location opposite Tesco, Harbro Dalkeith, is giving customers the chance to win free pet food for a year.
Fish-based dog treat specialist Woofs has launched a new and updated website.
A shop owner has been left devastated after thieves stole his ‘very friendly’ pet snake.
PATS Sandown on February 9-10 next year looks set to be another must-visit event for pet retailers and buyers.
The most common medical issues and causes of death in pet rabbits have been identified for the first time by academics from the Royal Veterinary College.
Bradford-based pet shop Doghouse and pet food manufacturer Poppy’s Picnic have raised more than £1,000 to mark the beginning of ‘Dogtober’.
Laughing Dog, one of the few pet food manufacturers in the UK to make its entire range of dog food from start to finish on its family farm, has created a 2020 calendar in partnership with dog toy brand Kong.
Danish Design is making further steps to reduce plastic waste by ensuring all toys are now filled with 100% recycled fibre.
‘Marvel’ movies resulted in 37% more dogs being named Iron Man last year and a 30% increase in dogs named Star Lord.
Barking Mad has launched its first international franchise in the Galway and Limerick area or Ireland.
Pet Podium Products, based in Maidenhead, Berkshire, has secured a contract with a pet supplies store chain in Canada.
Pointer Pet Products, the Lincolnshire-based pet food manufacturer with more than 50 years of biscuit expertise, has introduced a Peanut Butter Flavoured Stick to its treat range.
VetPartners has become the first UK veterinary group to set up a school of equine nursing.
Dog behaviour and training business Company of Animals has given tips on how to avoid possible injury when walking a dog.
Bira has joined a number of associations writing to Andrea Leadsom, Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, calling for greater clarity on what Brexit will mean for the UK workforce.
The owner of a new Cornish pet shop was delighted when its official opening was attended by a pair of local celebrities – of the canine kind.
Couples can save themselves the unnecessary heartache of losing shared pets by arranging a ‘pet-nuptial’ agreement in case of future separation with their partner.
No-one can have missed all the government messages about the changes that are coming with Brexit, and trade organisations like the Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association and the Ornamental Aquatic Trade Association have kept members regularly updated on developments.
Turnover at premium pet food company MPM Products has shown strong growth, rising £10m to £62.6m for the year ended December 2018.