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Dogtopia Ranks 12th on the Franchise Times Annual Fast & Serious List

Fastest-growing pet franchise reflects on 2020, set for another record year in 2021   Dogtopia, the nation's leading dog daycare franchise, ended 2020 on a high note with its recent jump 18 spots to No. 12 on the Franchise Times Fast & Serious list, an annual...

Purina And RedRover Continue Support Of Domestic Violence Survivors With Pets With More Than $100,000 In Purple Leash Project Grants

Domestic Violence Shelters in Arizona, Missouri, Oklahoma, Iowa, Mississippi and Tennessee to receive funding for pet-friendly upgrades from the Purple Leash Project Purina and the nonprofit RedRover continue their commitment to domestic abuse survivors by awarding...

Five Easy Ways You Can Support Businesses That Welcome Dogs

There's something special about being able to take your dog with you when you're out shopping.  Our canine friends are our companions - and we want to take them with us as often as possible. According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) 38.4% of...

AKC Canine Health Foundation Celebrates $3.29 Million in Canine Health Grants Awarded in 2020

The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) celebrates continued growth in its canine health investments, awarding $3.29 million in 53 new grants during 2020. Despite the unprecedented challenges of 2020, CHF and its donors marked the Foundation's 25th anniversary year...

Champion Petfoods Gives Back to Pet Rescues

Champion Petfoods gives back to pet rescues in North America, surprises long-time partners with donation of more than 420,000 meals for pets in need Award-winning pet food maker, Champion Petfoods, has donated more than 420,000 meals of ORIJEN® and ACANA® pet food to...

Pumpkin Pet Insurance Releases Dog Name Generator that Matches Pups’ Personalities to the Perfect Name

Just in time for the holidays, Pumpkin Pet Insurance, a pet health insurance and wellness provider, released its first-ever Dog Name Generator, matching dogs with the pawfect name based on their personalities. With Google Trends showing searches for "adoptable dogs"...

TV Icon Betty White’s Pet Show Returns After 50 Years

The Legendary Actress Releases Her Most Personal Project For The First Time On Digital Platforms and DVD on February 23, 2021 BETTY WHITE'S PET SET: The Complete Series, a long-unseen series created by and starring the sitcom legend, will make its debut on digital...

PetSmart Celebrates the Season of Spoiling with Virtual Santa Photos and Sweepstakes

With more than 10,000 prizes including a $50,000 grand prize, the Spoil & Snap™ Sweeps Will Spoil Pets and Pet Parents AlikePetSmart has designated this holiday season the Season of Spoiling with a myriad of festive gifts for pet parents to shower upon their...

Ally and NASCAR’s Alex Bowman Race to Help Animals in Need

Ally makes $75,000 donation to kick off support for Bowman's favored cause: animal rescue in Charlotte With NASCAR's Alex Bowman named the new driver of the Ally sponsored No. 48 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE of Hendrick Motorsports, Ally and Bowman are kicking off their...

NYC’s Animal Medical Center Honors AMC Healthcare Heroes at Virtual Top Dog Gala

Gala Also Honors Dogtor Loki, a Therapy Dog at the University of Maryland Medical Center, and Hunter, a Therapy Dog with Paws for a CauseThe Animal Medical Center (AMC) honored AMC Healthcare Heroes at this year's virtual Top Dog Gala for their incredible sacrifices...
Champion Petfoods Gives Back to Pet Rescues

Champion Petfoods Gives Back to Pet Rescues

Champion Petfoods gives back to pet rescues in North America, surprises long-time partners with donation of more than 420,000 meals for pets in need Award-winning pet food maker, Champion Petfoods, has donated more than 420,000 meals of ORIJEN® and ACANA® pet food to...