Petco Names Brad Weston President, Unleashed by Petco

Petco Names Brad Weston President, Unleashed by Petco

As neighborhood pet specialty chain continues to grow,

parent company expands executive’s role to further support the brand

SAN DIEGO (April 21, 2014) – Petco today announced that Brad Weston, currently Executive Vice President, Chief Merchandising Officer, has been named President, Unleashed by Petco. In this newly [...]

Petco Announces Plans for New Corporate Headquarters in San Diego

Petco Announces Plans for New Corporate Headquarters in San Diego
New ‘support center’ facility would consolidate all of Petco’s San Diego corporate operations under one roof

SAN DIEGO (April 10, 2014) – Petco today announced it has acquired property at 10850 Via Frontera in Rancho Bernardo with plans to develop a new state-of-the-art, people- [...]

Petco Foundation to Honor Animal Advocate Hilary Swank at Annual Fundraising Gala on May 3, 2014

Proceeds from the 2014 Petco Foundation Hope Gala will benefit Swank’s animal welfare organization, The Hilaroo Foundation

SAN DIEGO (April 9, 2014) – Celebrating more than 15 years of making a difference for animals, the Petco Foundation will host its sixth annual Hope Gala at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront. This year’s [...]

Petco Named as a 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company

San Diego-based pet specialty retailer again recognized by Ethisphere Institute

for leadership in ethical business practices 

SAN DIEGO (March 21, 2014) – Petco announced today it has again been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, an independent center of research promoting best practices in corporate ethics and governance, as a 2014 World’s Most Ethical Company®.

This is the [...]

The Petco Foundation and ‘The Ellen DeGeneres Show’ Announce Holiday Wishes Grant Campaign Winners

$500,000 awarded to 33 animal welfare groups; Selected from more than 4,500 applications, The Pet Rescue Center receives $100,000 grand prize

SAN DIEGO (Dec. 23, 2013)  – Today the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” and the Petco Foundation along with Ellen and her natural pet food company Halo, Purely for Pets, announced The Pet Rescue Center in Mission Viejo, [...]

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, [...]

Petco Mustache Pet Parents a Question – Is Fido Hooked on the Trend Too?

Petco Mustache Pet Parents a Question – Is Fido Hooked on the Trend Too?

In honor of the Month of the Mustache, Petco provides ways for pets to get in on the mustache fun

 

San Diego (November 2013) – While pet parents grow out their mustache for a good cause during the month of the [...]

Meet the Critters: Celebrate Halloween With Leopard Geckos at Petco’s Reptile Rally

Celebrate Halloween With Leopard Geckos at Petco’s Reptile Rally

Learn more about why these “boo”tiful animals make great pets during

Petco’s nationwide family-friendly Reptile Rally October 12, 2013

 

San Diego (October 2013) – This Halloween season, one animal above all else is sure to sport one of the best costumes around. With skin boasting a [...]

Don’t Leave Fur Kids Behind During the Zombie Apocalypse

Don’t Leave Fur Kids Behind

During the Zombie Apocalypse

Petco teaches pet parents how to build a zombie survival plan

so it’s not the end of the world for pets too

 

San Diego, CA (October 2013) – Although the predicted zombie apocalypse is most likely unfounded, if it is indeed [...]