Petco Brings Attention to Pet Nutrition

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Petco Brings Attention to Pet Nutrition

Launches multichannel initiative spotlighting “What We Feed Them Matters”

SAN DIEGO, February 9, 2015– Petco today announced a new company-wide initiative, centered on the importance of proper nutrition for pets. A creative campaign, “What We Feed Them [...]

Petco Stands by Promise to Stop Selling China-Made Treats

Petco Stands by Promise to Stop Selling China-Made Treats

First national pet specialty retailer to remove all China-made dog and cat treats from stores and e-commerce

 SAN DIEGO (January 5, 2015) – Petco today announced it has completely removed all China-made dog and cat treats from shelves at more than 1,300 retail stores [...]

Petco Helps Pet Parents Keep Pet Nutrition on Track for the Holidays

Contact: Megan Oxford,, 1-858-453-7845 x 3314


Petco Helps Pet Parents Keep Pet Nutrition on Track for the Holidays

Leading pet specialty retailer shares tips for keeping pets included in holiday celebrations

without compromising their health and wellness

SAN DIEGO (Nov 18, 2014) – As pet parents aim to keep their own [...]

Apple Pay Launches at Petco Allowing Pet Parents to Pay Securely in Seconds

Petco is Among the First National Retailers to Support Apple Pay Transactions

SAN DIEGO (Oct 21, 2014) – Petco today announced Apple Pay is available for use at all of its more than 1,300 Petco and Unleashed by Petco retail locations. Petco is among the first national retailers to support transactions using this new form [...]

Petco Celebrates Halloween with a Reptile Rally

Animal lovers can learn more about creepy, crawly critters during Petco’s free, family-friendly event on October 11, 2014

 San Diego, CA (October 2014) –Just in time for the Halloween season, Petco is educatingfamilies on a number of creepy crawly pets with another Reptile Rally event at all stores nationwide. Children of all ages will learn about [...]

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 [...]

Petco Announces New Star Wars Pet Fans Collection Apparel in Time for Halloween Costume Festivities

San Diego, CA (October 2014) – Just in time for Halloween, Petco is announcing the addition of Star Wars Pet Fans Collection apparel to their 2014 Halloween costume lineup, giving pet parents even more options for dressing up pets. The new Star Wars-themed apparel will include a TaunTaun Ride Along outfit, Jedi robes, Ewok hoodies and [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]