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 [...]

Petco Foundation Names Susanne Kogut New Executive Director

 

 

Contact: Lisa Epstein, Petco, (858) 453-7845 x 2558, lisae@petco.com

 

Petco Foundation Names Susanne Kogut New Executive Director

Retiring Foundation Director Paul Jolly Recognized for More Than a Decade of Dedicated Service

 

SAN DIEGO (May 15, 2013) – The Board of Directors of the Petco Foundation today announced the selection of Susanne Kogut as its new [...]