June 24, 2017

GHS Direct attains Leaping Bunny status

GHS Direct

Animal care product manufacturer GHS Direct has been certified cruelty free under the Leaping Bunny programme by Cruelty Free International. The programme is the only international guarantee that a company’s own brand is not using animal testing. Donna Piercy, the sales and technical co-ordinator for GHS Direct, said: “We are thrilled that Cruelty Free International has certified our cosmetics, animal grooming and household ranges as cruelty free with the Leaping Bunny programme. Being certified with the Leaping Bunny gives our customers the confidence to know that no animals will suffer in tests for our products.” So far, over 600 companies…

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New kids aquarium kits from Marina


Marina, a manufacturer of aquatic products for all stages of fish keeping, has developed two brand new aquarium kits for children. The product, designed to be a child’s first aquarium, is available in two different designs to suit both girls and boys; the Marina Mermaid and the Marina Pirates. The 17L aquariums are suitable for cold water or temperate fish and come with an internal filter and easy feed openings in the canopy. The kits also include a child-friendly guide with tips on how to look after fish, keeping them involved in the fish-keeping process. For more information visit www.hagen.com

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Chemeyes launches new health product


Chemeyes, one of the leading suppliers of pancreatic enzymes, has launched a new product to add to its existing range of pet health products. The new chicken flavoured Cani-Vision contains the active ingredient Lutein, with blueberry extract for antioxidant function. Lutein is a type of carotenoid which is found widely in vegetables and other plants, meaning it is not always available for animals with a low vegetable based diet. Lutein naturally absorbs excess light energy to prevent damage to plants from too much sunlight; it is also found in high concentrations in the macula of the eye, giving the macula…

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Johnson’s adds toothbrush to dental range


Johnson’s Veterinary Products Ltd has extended its dental range with the latest addition of a specially designed toothbrush. The company, based in the West Midlands, pitch the new style product as having a special easy to use design. It can be fitted comfortably onto a finger and, due to its shape, is easy to use around a pet’s mouth to help make regular cleaning of the teeth far simpler. Regularly brushing a pet’s teeth is an essential part of good oral care. Removing plaque and tartar can help to prevent serious dental problems in the future. Johnson’s recommends using its…

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Equimins adds to supplement range


Equimins, a producer of natural equine products, has extended its performance range of supplements. The new Vitamin E Oil is a natural oil which provides a great way of supplementing a horse’s diet with vitamin E. Vitamin E can support performance, recovery after strenuous exercise and the blocking of free radicals. David Willey, from Equimins, said: “We’re pleased to add Vitamin E Oil to our Performance range. This high quality, natural oil can be used to support the performance horse in a number of ways and, due to the high level of iu’s/gram, a small amount contains a lot of…

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Event rider Lucy Jackson joins Team Dengie


Dengie, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of fibre-based horse feeds, has announced international event rider Lucy Jackson as a brand ambassador. The British-born rider, who was a member of the New Zealand team at the World Equestrian Games last year, has joined the company’s growing portfolio of sponsored riders committed to fibre feeding. Lisa Wilson, the brand’s marketing manager, said: “Lucy is going to be such an asset to Team Dengie. Not only is she fiercely ambitious and hard-working, but she is also committed to providing the very best for the horses in her care. Nutrition plays a vital…

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Pooch & Mutt launches new POS range

Pooch & Mutt

Pooch & Mutt, one of the UK’s leading ethical dog nutrition companies, has launched a new range of point of sale products for retailers. The British manufacturer is hoping the new collection will help raise brand awareness, build consumer loyalty, as well as inform customers about its range of foods, treats and supplements. The new point of sale range includes store posters, pavement signs, display stands, free samples and leaflets. The company states that independent stockists are very important to Pooch & Mutt, and that is the main reason behind the launch. All direct orders taken through Pooch & Mutt…

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Animology launches new range for cats


Animology, from Group55, has branched out from its dog and equine ranges with its new products for cats. The new range consists of three products, which are all available in two fragrances; peach and papaya. One of the new products is the Feline Great shampoo, designed specifically for cats, with aloe vera extract to soothe and protect the skin and pro-vitamin B5 to nourish the coat. The new Glamour Puss is a no-rinse shampoo which removes dirt and grease or odours from the cat without the need to rinse. The third product in the range is Purrfect Condition, a nourishing…

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Moorland Rider launches new website

Moorland Rider

Moorland Rider, British manufacturer of products for horses and their owners, has launched a new website. The new format features more information on its products, a blog showing press cuttings, and a stockists section. Caroline Graham, from the Staffordshire based company, said: “We’d like to invite all our stockists to come forward and contact us for a free listing on our website. As we sell through a number of wholesalers, we know that a lot of companies stock our products, and this facility on our new site means we can help promote them to people interested in our range. We’ve…

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Ceva extends its Logic range


Ceva Animal Health has released the new Logic Ease range to add to existing Logic products. The range consists of palatable veterinary strength supplements for dogs and cats. The new product line includes Logic EaseFlex, a joint supplement specially formulated to help soothe active joints and support long-term mobility. The supplement, which comes in packs of 28 beef flavoured chews, is designed to help maintain the elasticity of the joint cartilage and slow down its destruction of enzymes. Ceva suggest giving it as a treat daily, with a pack providing up to eight weeks’ supply for a dog weighing up…

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