Media Contacts & Policies

If you’re a blogger or a member of the news media and you’re digging up a story or just have a question, please contact:

Petco Corporate Communications
Email: pressinquiries@petco.com
Phone: (858) 909-4665

Covering Store Events
If you’re interested in covering a local or national store event in your area (including: Meet the Critters, Photos with Santa, etc., as well as adoption events, grand openings, dog training classes, seminars, etc..), please contact Petco’s Marketing Communications department at megang@petco.com and we will be happy to help you secure your story.

To find a store event near you, use the store locator to find a store in your area, then click on any store’s event calendar to find an event. If you have questions about a new or recently opened Petco or Unleashed by Petco store, please email pressinquiries@petco.com with the location of the new store for details.

General Store Coverage
If you’re working on a story not related to a Petco event, but would like to come in to one of our stores for photos, video or interviews to go with your story, please contact Petco Corporate Communications  (pressinquiries@petco.com) to obtain permission and make arrangements.

Company Interviews
If you would like to interview a Petco representative, one of our company executives or a pet expert for a story you’re working on, please contact Petco Corporate Communications to schedule an interview. If you have questions that can be answered via email, please send your questions with a description of the story you’re working on, publication date and deadline to pressinquiries@petco.com.