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, [...]

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 [...]

Pet Lovers Can Be Animal Philanthropists at Petco’s National Adoption Weekend

Give back by saving a life at National Adoption Weekend events taking place at Petco and Unleashed by Petco locations nationwide August 23-24, 2014

San Diego, CA (August 2014) – Pet lovers across the country can be animal philanthropists by attending Petco’s National Adoption Weekend at stores nationwide August 23-24, 2014, and help give a homeless pet [...]

Petco Hosts National Adoption Weekend May 17-18

National Adoption Weekend events taking place at Petco and Unleashed by Petco locations across the country, May 17-18, 2014, help find shelter pets new homes

San Diego, CA (May 2014) – Petco will host a National Adoption Weekendat stores nationwide May 17-18, 2014 where animal lovers can find a new furry best friend to take along on this summer’s outdoor adventures with the [...]

Go Green By Adopting A Pet In Need

Go Green By Adopting A Pet In Need

Adoption events taking place at Petco locations across the country, April 5-6, 2014, help support eco-friendly pet ownership

 

San Diego, CA (April 2014) – For animal lovers considering adding a pet to their home, Petco recommends going the eco-friendly route by adopting a furry friend. Adopt a pet during Petco’s National Adoption Weekend taking [...]

Hanukkah Picks for Pets to Keep the “Oy Vey!” at Bay

 

 

Hanukkah Picks for Pets to Keep the “Oy Vey!” at Bay

Petco shares advice on how to have 8 crazy nights of holiday fun with pets

San Diego (November 2013) – Hanukkah is a special time of year when family and friends come together to celebrate this age-old Jewish tradition – but what about our [...]

Petco™ Helps Pet Parents Unwrap Their T.V. Family Personality

Petco™ Helps Pet Parents Unwrap Their T.V. Family Personality

No Matter What Holiday Activities a Family Enjoys, Petco Has the Perfect Gift for the Family Pet

 

San Diego, CA – (November 2013) The Cosbys, the Bradys, the Simpsons or more recently, the Dunphys… every family is different. Each household has its own unique characteristics, [...]

National Adoption Weekend: Senior Pets Rule!

Senior Pets Rule!

Petco’s National Adoption Weekend celebrates senior pets

in need of forever homes November 9-10, 2013

 

San Diego, CA (November 2013) – When adopting a pet, one choice pet parents will have to make is whether to adopt a puppy or kitten, an adult, or a senior. All shelter pets deserve [...]

The Petco Foundation and ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ Kick Off New Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign

$250,000 in grants made available to save animal lives;

Winning animal-welfare group to receive $100,000 grand prize in December

San Diego (Oct. 30, 2013) – On Monday’s episode of “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” the Petco Foundation joined Ellen and her natural pet food company Halo, Purely for Pets, to announce a new grant campaign designed to [...]

National Adoption Weekend: Are You A Great One?

Are You A Great One?

 Petco’s National Adoption Weekend taking place August 10-11 focuses on

great pet parents everywhere

San Diego, CA (August 2013) – Every day, in every way, pet parents are there for their pet. A great pet parent shares a unique bond with their pet and goes out [...]