Unleashed by Petco’s Annual Summer Snow Day for Dogs Will Melt Hearts

Unleashed by Petco’s Annual Summer Snow Day

for Dogs Will Melt Hearts

Unleashed by Petco creates winter wonderland for dogs on August 24th to help them cool off this summer

San Diego, CA (August 2013) – Dogs can escape the paw-blistering heat with the ultimate treat of a Summer Snow Day. On August 24, 2013, [...]

POOCH Hotel: Swimsuit Season Inspires Dogs to Hit the Treadmill at POOCH Hotel’s Summer Fit Camp

Swimsuit Season Inspires Dogs to Hit the Treadmill

at Pooch Hotel’s Summer Get Fit Camp

Pool Time, Treadmill Workouts and Aromatherapy Make Up Pooch Hotel’s Unique Get Fit Program for a Dog’s Healthy Mind and Body

San Diego, CA (June 2013) – As swimsuit season approaches, fitness routines are being taken up a notch and [...]

Play it Safe Around Dogs: Petco™ Shares Ways to Help Children Avoid Dog Bites and Interact Safely With Pets

 Play it Safe Around Dogs: Petco™ Shares Ways to Help Children Avoid Dog Bites and Interact Safely With Pets

San Diego, CA (June 2013) – A recent Insurance Information Institute study states that in 2012, about one third of the total money paid out for homeowners’ liability claims overall was attributed to dog [...]

PETCO, Natural Balance Team Up with Guide Dogs of the Desert

June is Natural Balance month at PETCO and as part of the new partnership between Guide Dogs of the Desert (GDD), PETCO and Natural Balance, PETCO stores in Southwest are now asking pet parents to “round up” their purchases to benefit GDD.

The program kicked off Sunday, June 1, and will run through Sunday, June 22. In [...]

Petco to Stop Sales of China-Made Dog and Cat Treats

 

Petco to Stop Sales of China-Made Dog and Cat Treats

First national pet specialty retailer to remove all China-made dog and cat treats

from in-store and online retail assortment

SAN DIEGO (May 20, 2014) – Petco today announced it will stop carrying China-made dog and cat treats at its more than 1,300 store locations nationwide, [...]

Petco’s “Summer Play List” Helps Pet Parents Co-Create Adventures and Lasting Memories

Petco’s “Summer Play List” Helps Pet Parents

Co-Create Adventures and Lasting Memories

Survey Shows Half of Pet Parents Planning Summer Vacations Will Take Their Pets

San Diego, CA (May 12, 2014) – According to a recent Petco survey of 2,000 pet parents, 52 percent plan to take a summer vacation and half of those will [...]

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 Shares Steps to Keep Pets Healthy in Honor of Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Petco Shares Steps to Keep Pets Healthy in Honor of Pet Cancer Awareness Month

 

San Diego, CA (May 2014) – Roughly six million new cancer diagnoses are made in dogs and a similar number in cats each year. Just like with humans, detecting cancer early and being healthy enough to fight the disease means this diagnosis [...]

Petco Provides Tips for Pet Parents on DIY Dog Baths

Petco Provides Tips for Pet Parents on DIY Dog Baths

 

San Diego, CA (April 2014) – In preparation for more outdoor playtime with pets this spring and summer, Petco’s National Grooming Operations Specialist, Wendy Weinand, shares easy tips for pet parents on DIY dog grooming and at-home bathing between visits to the professional grooming salon.

Proper tools: [...]

Petco Shares 8 Tips for Pet Parents on Suitable Etiquette for Pets

Petco Shares 8 Tips for Pet Parents on Suitable Etiquette for Pets

 

San Diego, CA (March 2014) – In preparation for getting outdoors this spring, Petco is helping pet parents refresh their manners with eight proper “pettiquette” tips for weather of all kinds.

1. Keep barking under control: The pet parent with the barking dog is [...]