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 Educates Families on the Benefits of Small Pet Ownership

Families are invited to learn about small companion animals and how to properly care for them

at first-ever ‘Small Pets Big Adventure’ event

San Diego, CA (August 2014) – In an effort to educate kids and their parents on small animal pet ownership, Petco is hosting a free “Small Pets Big Adventure” event to show families why these [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Petco Celebrates Fifth Annual “Reptile Rally”

Families and pet lovers nationwide are invited to discover the world of reptiles and learn proper care tips

San Diego, CA (July 2014) –On Saturday, July 19, 2014, children ages 10 and up will have the opportunity to attend Petco’s fifth annual “Reptile Rally” event.

This year’s free, family-friendly event will take place from 1-3 p.m. at Petco [...]

Petco Hosts National Adoption Weekend July 5-6

Future stars available at National Adoption Weekend events taking place at Petco and Unleashed by Petco locations nationwide, July 5-6, 2014, help find shelter pets new homes

San Diego, CA (July 2014) – Petco will host a National Adoption Weekendat stores nationwide July 5-6, 2014, where animal lovers can find their future best friend and very own potential star. Many famous four-legged [...]

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 [...]

Petco Celebrates Ten-Year Partnership with San Diego Padres During 2014 Dog Days of Summer Event

San Diego, CA (July 2014) –Petco and the San Diego Padres are opening the gates of Petco Park to man’s best friend during their annual “Dog Days of Summer”event on July 29, 2014.

Pet parents who are interested in cheering on the San Diego Padres as they take on the St. Louis Cardinals can fill out an [...]

Petco Provides Water Safety Advice for Pet Parents This Summer

San Diego, CA (May 2014) – In an effort to keep pets and pet parents active and safe this summer, Petco is providing tips and advice for letting pets join in on outdoor water activities while keeping their health and safety top of mind.

Get There Safely: Heading to a water adventure is exciting, but take precautions [...]