March 25, 2020

ASPCA Commits $5 Million in COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Initiative

To assist pet owners and animal welfare organizations affected by the devastating COVID-19 pandemic, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is launching the ASPCA Relief […]

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March 24, 2020

Shoppers Look to Online, Curbside Pickup for Pet Supplies

As states scramble to clamp down on non-essential social interactions — and by extension, non-essential business operations — pet supply stores have been a point of contention and confusion. Media […]

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March 24, 2020

FDA Reopens CBDs Public Docket, Pet Suppliers Encouraged to Contribute

The FDA reopened its CBDs public docket on CBDs on March 11 in an effort to continue gathering data on the safety of CBD products, and according to media reports, […]

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March 24, 2020

Redbarn Pet Products Debuts Meat Cuts

Redbarn Pet Products, a leading manufacturer of premium pet food, treats and chews, released an all-natural, high-protein treat for dogs called Meat Cuts this month. Made in the US Redbarn Meat Cuts […]

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March 24, 2020

Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation Urges Support for Non-Profit Relief

Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF), which like many national charities has felt the effects of COVID-19 programming and revenue disruptions, joined Charity Navigator and the National Council urging […]

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March 24, 2020

Pet Store Pro and Global Pet Expo Launch Webinar During COVID-19 Pandemic

Pet Store Pro and Global Pet Expo are offering a webinar to help support pet businesses during these unprecedented times. The webinar is focusing on tips, tactics and strategies for […]

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March 24, 2020

Petfood Forum 2020 Rescheduled for August 19-21

Petfood Forum 2020 was originally scheduled for April 27-29, but will now take place later this year, August 19-21. The rescheduling was due to the COVID-19 pandemic out of an […]

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March 24, 2020

 PIF Statement on Pet Business Closures

The Pet Industry Federation (PIF) received a number of queries from pet industry businesses seeking clarity on whether their organizations can still operate during this time of lockdown. Guidance regarding […]

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March 24, 2020

Animal Health Trust Releases a Statement Amid COVID-19

The Animal Health Trust (AHT) announced earlier this week that the following period of dire financial constraints, and now the economic implications of COVID-19 having a direct effect on funding, […]

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March 23, 2020

Mud Bay Hiring Seasonal Workers

As the coronavirus pandemic continues in the US, Mud Bay further highlighted their commitment to keeping the Pacific Northwest pets fed while keeping the community safe. The company’s stores remain […]

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