August 17, 2017

The return of the Family Pet Show

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The only indoor pet show in UK where owners can bring their pet returns with its fifth edition this fall on 30 September and 1 October 2017. The Family Pet Show is an open, inclusive community for all animal-lovers with a full line-up of exciting shows, workshops and programmes in five areas Dog World, Cat World, Furries World, Exotic World and Bird World. Two action-packed days of agility demonstrations, free informative sessions on nutrition behaviour even from the experts at Pet Reiki and a kids play area with a double decker play bus, craft and face painting workshops, are among…

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Pets at Home Creates an In-Store Digital Experience with iPad App Developed By IBM

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Pets at Home, the UK’s leading pet specialist retailer and IBM have announced the launch of Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app for iPad which will be used across 434 stores nationwide to make it easier and simpler for customers to purchase the products they need. Pets at Home offers a unique omni-channel experience for pet owners, including a large network of stores, brand websites, innovative and exclusive products, and pet services through vet practices and grooming salons. With the Pets at Home website capturing some of the highest levels of web traffic in the pet care retail…

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Collarways celebrates 13th year with new range of cat toys

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Manufactured by Ethical Products, based in the US and under the Spot brand the range is separated into 5 sections with clear packaging differences. The toys are split for customers’ cats preference of game whether it is to hunt, chew, kick or scratch and there are also the glow items as play has no light constraints for our feline friends. There is a toy for every pampered puss and for all budgets, from a simple catnip fish to the amazingly fun remote control mouse. For more information contact Collarways Limited on 01747 832050 or visit the website www.collarways.com

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Charlie And Friends Products Unveils Prebiotic Pet Grooming Range

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The Premium Pet Grooming brand Charlie And Friends launch their Pet Care products using natural, organic and clinically proven active Prebiotics for healthy skin in pets as well as other clinically proven actives to provide protection against microorganisms on pets. These products will also soften, soothe and calm sensitive, irritated, dry, itchy and flaky skin as well as controlling odour. The all natural and organic Pet Grooming Products consist of Prebiotic Luxury Pet Conditioning Shampoo to moisturise, soften and shine. Prebiotic Luxury Pet Odour Control Shampoo to deeply cleanse and control odour.  Prebiotic Luxury Pet Muscle Ease Shampoo to ease…

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Specialist dog food aims to tackle joint issues in older dogs

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As dogs get older, just like humans, they may have to overcome challenges along the way. Health and dental issues should always be referred to vets, but owners can ensure their dog is receiving all their nutritional requirements by providing a good canine vitamin and mineral supplement ideally formulated for senior dogs, within regular meals. At VetSpec we offer a range of specialist canine supplements formulated by experienced nutritionists and three of these contain ingredients which can help with joint mobility, a common issue for older dogs. VetSpec Senior is specially formulated for older dogs and is rich in glucosamine,…

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Trilanco bolsters team to support retailers

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Trilanco Ltd has appointed three new sales managers to support the continued growth and expansion of its agricultural, equine and pet wholesaler business. Martin Balmer, Trilanco’s Managing Director, said: “In line with the company’s vision to be the leading agricultural, equine and pet wholesaler, the new roles will help to ensure we remain as leaders in the field. “The sales managers will help us to better demonstrate and deliver our specialist knowledge to customers within our three key markets.” The new roles are in addition to Trilanco’s area sales team who support retailers across the UK and Ireland. Kelly Whapples…

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Mars Petcare launches two new cat treats

Mars Petcare is announcing the launch of two exciting new product innovations, set to drive growth in the Care and Treats category. New Dreamies Deli-Catz™ are bite-size treats with a pioneering, tender texture made with 80% chicken, beef or turkey. New Whiskas® Trio Crunchy Treats are 3 different packs of cat treats, all come with fun trio of shapes and colours in every pack with added minerals and vitamins to support a healthy skin and coat. The aim is to create new, exciting products that tempt owners and cats alike to enter the category Helen Duffield, Category Strategy Controller at…

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Pets at Home Worcester to hold a tennis ball amnesty

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A Worcester pet shop is holding a tennis ball amnesty this Saturday July 8, to celebrate the first weekend of Wimbledon 2017. Pets at Home Worcester is encouraging owners and their dogs to bring their old slobbery tennis balls into store to dispose of them. Customers who take part in the amnesty are being encouraged to shout the classic umpire catchphrase, “new balls please”, upon discarding their old tennis ball dog toy to receive a free, brand new one. Great Britain’s Andy Murray, who will be hoping to progress past Dustin Brown in the second round recently admitted to Pets…

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New Pets at Home store opens in Leicestershire

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The chairman of North West Leicestershire Council, Coun Virge Richichi, has attended the grand opening of Pets at Home in Coalville. Coun Richichi officially opened the new store, before taking part in a guided tour of the new facilities, including the new Groom Room pet salon. Lee Larkin, store manager, said: “What a fantastic start! Our opening weekend went even better than we had hoped and it was great to welcome the Chairman of North West Leicestershire Council and show him the new amenities that we have on offer at the store. “Our new store features thousands of dedicated pet…

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PetSafe make pet hydration a priority this summer

With a heatwave predicted this July and August, global pet product expert, PetSafe® Brand, today announces it is embarking on a summer campaign to keep pet hydration front of mind for pet owners.  Building on previous years’ hydration initiatives, the brand will be underlining to consumers the importance of keeping animals watered in the summer months. Across its social media assets PetSafe® Brand will be sharing top hydration tips via a series of memes and infographics as well as running fountain giveaways.  Its Facebook page will feature a weekly weather report advising people of hot conditions and how to keep their pets…

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