Petco Taps into Fall 2014 Fashion with On-Trend Styles for Dogs

San Diego, CA (September 2014) –The American Pet Products Association estimates that Americans will spend $58.51 billion on pets this year and many of that will be in the name of fashion. Just in time for fall, Petco shares top on-trend styles for dogs based off designer runways from around the world.

Knit: Knit pants were a [...]

Dogs Invited to Learn New Skills During Pooch Hotel’s “Play and Learn” Summer Camp

Pooch Hotel makes happy campers out of dogs and pet parents

San Diego, CA (July 2014)– Pooch Hotel locations nationwide will host a “Play and Learn” summer camp for dogs July 20 through August 16, 2014, where pet parents can send their fur children to enjoy the benefits of physical activity and socialization

Each day during the Play [...]

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 Introduces “PetcoNow”   

Instacart-Powered Service Features Store to Door Delivery in an Hour

San Francisco, CA – June 16, 2015 – Petco today announced the launch of PetcoNowTM, the first on-demand delivery service in the pet specialty retail category. Powered by Instacart in a first-of-its-kind partnership, the service gives pet parents the ability to access all of [...]

Petco Teams Up with the San Diego Padres for Annual “Dog Days of Summer” Event

Professional athlete and pet parent Bucky Lasek will throw out the first pitch

San Diego, CA (May 26, 2015) – For the 11th year, Petco will welcome hundreds of dogs to Petco Park for the “Dog Days of Summer”event taking place on July 1, 2015. The event will give pet parents and their furry companions [...]

Petco Shares Tips to Keep Pets Happy and Safe During the Summer Months

Petco Shares Tips to Keep Pets Happy and Safe During the Summer Months

San Diego, CA (May 11, 2015) – As pet parents make plans for the coming summer months, Petco shares tips to help keep pets happy, healthy and safe during hot days filled with barbecues, outdoor activities and fun in the sun.

Beware of [...]

Petco Teams Up with Animal Planet’s Dan Schachner to Provide Safe Summer Travel Tips for Pet Parents

San Diego, CA (May 6, 2015) – With summer just around the corner, families are planning their vacations and considering taking their pets along for the trip. To help pet parents prepare for summer travel adventures, Petco has partnered with Animal Planet host and Puppy Bowl referee, Dan Schachner, to share pet-friendly travel tips.

“As we head [...]