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 [...]

The Petco Foundation and Natural Balance® Pet Foods Celebrate Service and Therapy Animals with Helping Heroes Campaign

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 2, 2014) – The Petco Foundation and Natural Balance Pet Foods® are once again joining forces to celebrate service and therapy animals nationwide this October with a Helping Heroes fundraiser benefiting organizations that support these special, heroic animals.

“Service and therapy animals offer their handlers the chance to live fuller lives, to achieve lifelong [...]

Unleashed by Petco’s Annual Summer Snow Day Brings an Early Winter Wonderland to Pets and Pet Parents

On August 23, dogs across the country can cool off by attending one of five snow events

San Diego, CA (August 2014) –On August 23, 2014, Unleashed by Petco will host dog-friendly snow day celebrations in New York, Boston, Los Angeles, San Diego and Washington, D.C. Each event will feature an enclosed, off-leash dog park filled with [...]

Taylor Knox Teams up with Unleashed by Petco’s Surf Dog Competition

Unleashed by Petco invites dogs to catch a wave with one of surfing’s greatest

San Diego, CA (June 2014) – Unleashed by Petco today announced that professional surfer, Taylor Knox, will be one of the judges in this year’s Surf Dog Competition taking place in Imperial Beach, CA on July 13, 2014.

“As a supporter of animal [...]

Petco Provides 4th of July Advice to Keep Pets Comfortable and Safe

Fireworks and Travel Precautions to Prevent Pet Anxiety

San Diego, CA (July 4, 2014) –To ensure the 4th of July holiday is a positive experience for everyone, Petco shares some simple ways to keep pets’ safe, drastically reduce their stress and lower their risk of running away.

To help pets comfortably weather fireworks, considering the following:

Create a quiet [...]