Petco Celebrates Ten-Year Partnership with San Diego Padres During 2014 Dog Days of Summer Event

San Diego, CA (July 2014) –Petco and the San Diego Padres are opening the gates of Petco Park to man’s best friend during their annual “Dog Days of Summer”event on July 29, 2014.

Pet parents who are interested in cheering on the San Diego Padres as they take on the St. Louis Cardinals can fill out an [...]

Petco and the San Diego Padres Celebrate Petco Park’s 10th Anniversary

 Petco and the San Diego Padres Celebrate Petco Park’s 10th Anniversary

Anniversary weekend, May 9-11, and season-long events to highlight collective positive impact of

Petco’s partnership with the Padres on the San Diego community

SAN DIEGO (May 06, 2014) – As Downtown’s beloved Petco Park turns 10 this year, San Diego-based Petco and the Padres [...]

Petco Announces Plans for New Corporate Headquarters in San Diego

Petco Announces Plans for New Corporate Headquarters in San Diego
New ‘support center’ facility would consolidate all of Petco’s San Diego corporate operations under one roof

SAN DIEGO (April 10, 2014) – Petco today announced it has acquired property at 10850 Via Frontera in Rancho Bernardo with plans to develop a new state-of-the-art, people- [...]

PETCO & the San Diego Padres to Set Guinness World Record at Annual Dog Days of Summer Event

San Diego, CA (June 2011) – Guinness World Records® Officials will be at PETCO’s annual “Dog Days of Summer” event at PETCO Park in San Diego as PETCO attempts to set the world record for most dogs at a costume parade. Dogs and their human counterparts will participate in the annual infield parade prior to the [...]

PETCO Foundation Hosts Fundraising Gala in Support of Three San Diego Animal Welfare Groups

PAWS San Diego, SNAP and the San Diego Police Foundation
 to Benefit From the Hands to Paws Gala on June 5

SAN DIEGO, (April 19, 2010) — Kicking off its second decade of making a difference for animals, the PETCO Foundation will host the Hands to Paws Gala at 5 p.m. Saturday, June 5, at the Hilton San [...]

Unleashed by Petco to Host One of the Largest Dog Surfing Competitions in America on August 1, 2015

Surf Dog Competition will be hosted in Imperial Beach, CA

 San Diego, CA (April 21, 2015) – Unleashed by Petco today announced that this year’s much-anticipated Surf Dog Competition will be taking place in Imperial Beach, CA on August 1, 2015. For the second year in a row, professional surfer Taylor Knox will be [...]

Petco Strengthens Leadership Team with Accomplished Retail Leaders

Petco Strengthens Leadership Team with Accomplished Retail Leaders

Pet specialty leader names Michael M. Nuzzo, Chief Financial Officer

and Michael W. Zuna, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer

SAN DIEGO (April 10, 2015) – Petco today announced that is has filled two key leadership roles, hiring Michael M. Nuzzo as [...]

Petco Launches “Think Adoption First” Celebrity Video Series to Raise Awareness for Pet Adoption

SAN DIEGO (April 9, 2015) – Petco today announced the launch of the “Think Adoption First” video series, a documentary-style series featuring celebrity pet parents reflecting on the impact their adopted pets have had on their lives. The first videos in the series feature professional surfer Taylor Knox, professional skateboarder and rally cross driver Bucky Lasek, [...]

Petco Brings Attention to Pet Nutrition

Petco: Megan Oxford, megan.oxford@petco.com, 1-858-453-7845 x3314

Edelman Public Relations: Chad Grossman, chad.grossman@edelman.com1-323-202-1464

 

Petco Brings Attention to Pet Nutrition

Launches multichannel initiative spotlighting “What We Feed Them Matters”

SAN DIEGO, February 9, 2015– Petco today announced a new company-wide initiative, centered on the importance of proper nutrition for pets. A creative campaign, “What We Feed Them [...]

Petco Stands by Promise to Stop Selling China-Made Treats

Petco Stands by Promise to Stop Selling China-Made Treats

First national pet specialty retailer to remove all China-made dog and cat treats from stores and e-commerce

 SAN DIEGO (January 5, 2015) – Petco today announced it has completely removed all China-made dog and cat treats from shelves at more than 1,300 retail stores [...]