August 17, 2017

Lily’s Kitchen creates meat free dog food

Kitchen

Award-winning pet food brand, Lily’s Kitchen, is introducing a unique offer to their range next month with its first meat-free recipe for dogs, launching to coincide with National Vegetarian Week 16th-22nd May. The British producer of naturally nutritious, proper food for pets has created its Wholesome Veggie Feast 375g tin (rrp £2.49) to help pet owners add some healthy variety to their dog’s diet.  With the growing popularity of Meat Free Mondays for humans, this carefully crafted, nutritionally complete recipe provides a way for dogs to join in with the rest of the family. Like all Lily’s Kitchen’s recipes, Wholesome…

New Henry Wag cool mat from 3P Enterprises

3P

Like most people, the team at 3P are keeping their fingers crossed for a long hot summer and dreaming of playful weekends on the beach with their dogs splashing about in the sea. But did you know that dogs only have sweat glands in their paw pads so they don’t sweat like humans. This, together with a warm furry coat means that dogs can sometimes struggle to keep cool when the mercury rises. And when a dog overheats it can lead to serious and even fatal health problems. This summer season 3P can help you to keep your dog healthy…

Bottoms Up – A new Doggy beer is on the market

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Hair of the dog? WOOF&BREW, the makers of herbal doggy teas tonics and treats have launched ‘Bottom Sniffer’ – a new iconic doggy beer giving dogs real ‘tail swagger’. With a 96% palatability approval rate, ‘Bottom Sniffer’ provides the ultimate refreshment and treat for dogs and offers owners the chance to have a beer with their best mate. (Humans need to buy their own beer of course) It’s also designed to produce an ‘odour’ helping create envy amongst their doggy peers when being bottom sniffed! It’s no coincidence that this brew contains Dandelion & Burdock! Not only are these herbs…

Interzoo 2016 offers the greatest range ever

Interzoo

More expertise, a greater global focus and a wider range: As the leading international fair for the pet supplies industry, Interzoo 2016 is set to break new records. Around 1,800 exhibitors (up from 1,700 in 2014) will gather in Nuremberg from 26 to 29 May to provide an overview of their global range of pet foods and accessories, grooming products, services, gardening and equestrian products. Manufacturers, wholesalers and service providers from more than 60 countries will showcase their products and services at the world’s largest trade fair for the pet industry on a record-breaking display area of around 115,000 square…

International Cat Care/Ceva Welfare Award winner

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International Cat Care gave out its annual Cat Welfare Award to Harry Eckman of Changes for Animals at the Ceva Welfare Awards on April 6, 2016, at the Burlington Hotel in Birmingham. International Cat Care first met Harry when he volunteered to help train delegates on its trap, neuter and return (TNR) workshops in Portugal. Harry provided practical training and facilitation support on the cat welfare management for vets, nurses and animal welfare professionals. His expertise ranged from strategic planning and government liaison, to teaching the patience and techniques required to trap cats! After years of gaining experience working with…

Pets Corner opens new store in Yarnton

pet retailer

Pets Corner has opened a new store in Yarnton creating four new jobs. The store, which is located inside Yarnton Nurseries, opened its doors to the public for the first time on Saturday 16th April. The company’s focus is on providing the best possible advice to help customers care for their much loved animal family members through knowledgeable and friendly classroom trained staff, great products that last and the best animal welfare in the industry. The store will stock an extensive range of naturally sourced, quality items for a variety of furry, feathered and scaly companions including a small home…

Natures Menu aims to transform pet food sections of stores

Natures Menu

Natures Menu have kick started 2016 with an ambitious re-brand project that will see them proactively improve their in-store branding and positioning with a fresh, vibrant, consumer focused new look. “Having trialed a selection of new point of sale materials in a number of flagship stores during 2015 we’re now beginning to roll out our new branding and merchandise to our stockists across the country” says Emily Cannon, Head of Marketing at Natures Menu. “The impact that the trial rebrands had on sales and consumer awareness was very positive and we’re genuinely excited about seeing the results this will have…

Ancol supports official opening of new Birmingham Dogs Home centre

Ancol

Ancol Directors joined staff at Birmingham Dogs Home at a special event to celebrate the opening of their new rehoming centre in Solihull on 13 April. As official partners of Birmingham Dogs Home, which rescues, reunites and rehomes thousands of stray and abandoned dogs every year, last year Ancol was delighted to donate £25,000 towards the costs of looking after hundreds of stray and abandoned dogs at the new £6 million £6m state-of-the-art centre. Ancol Ancol Sales Director Sarah Lane commented: “We were very proud to be at the official opening of the new centre, which offers fantastic facilities for…