Animals & Pets Up-to-the-minute news on products, services, contests, and special events for animals, including wildlife, pets and the people who love them. This category also contains announcements of animal welfare benefits and initiatives, along with information on new studies regarding companion animals. Learn about the newest updates from pet retailers, rescue organizations, and veterinary service providers.

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Jun 17, 2019, 14:13 ET Cancer-Sniffing Dogs 97% Accurate in Identifying Lung Cancer, According to Study in The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association

Three beagles successfully showed they are capable of identifying lung cancer by scent, a first step in identifying specific biomarkers for the...


Jun 17, 2019, 12:15 ET InventHelp Presents PET COMFORT STATION Invention for Pets (OCC-1449)

Two inventors, from Los Alamitos, Calif., wanted to create an easy way to comfort pets especially when the pet owners are away from home, so they...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:04 ET Consider Pets When Preparing for a Natural Disaster

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) recommends that pet owners prepare now for the potential for catastrophic flooding and...


Jun 17, 2019, 08:05 ET Purina Reveals A Revolutionary Approach To Managing Cat Allergens

For the first time in history, Purina scientists demonstrate a proactive way to significantly reduce the active levels of the major cat allergen, Fel ...


Jun 14, 2019, 14:54 ET Furry Friends and a Welcoming Workplace

(Family Features) Pets are more than just members of the family – they also make great co-workers. As more offices work to create pet-friendly...


Jun 14, 2019, 12:56 ET PenFed President and CEO James Schenck Awarded for Dedicated Support of Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities by Canine Companions for Independence

James Schenck, President and CEO of PenFed Credit Union, was honored yesterday evening at Canine Companions for Independence's Hearts and Heroes Gala ...


Jun 14, 2019, 11:47 ET The Latest SportDOG Brand® Rechargeable In-Ground Fence™ System is the Best Solution for Keeping Dogs Safe

SportDOG® Brand, an industry-leading manufacturer of electronic dog-training products and accessories, has introduced its newest solution for dog...


Jun 14, 2019, 08:35 ET TCVM Dog Food Brand Alliance Seeks to Disrupt the Way Dog Owners Feed Their Pets!

TCVMPET.com is excited to announce their partnership with Chi Dog – the first and only fresh food TCVM based meal delivery service for dogs,...


Jun 14, 2019, 04:00 ET New EU initiative to counter surging wildlife cybercrime

A new European Union (EU)-funded project aims to disrupt criminals trafficking wildlife in or via the EU using the internet, postal or fast parcel...


Jun 13, 2019, 19:21 ET Chewy Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Chewy, Inc. today announced the pricing of the initial public offering of 46,500,000 shares of its Class A common stock at a price to the public of...


Jun 13, 2019, 15:20 ET PetScreening.com Closes Series Seed Round of Venture Capital Financing

PetScreening.com, a first-of-its-kind screening platform that empowers property managers to outsource their pet risk assessment and assistance animal ...


Jun 13, 2019, 14:58 ET Mars Petcare Unveils The Next Generation Of Pet-Friendly Workplaces

Mars Petcare, the world's leading pet care company, officially opened its new North American headquarters in Franklin, Tenn., created as the "Pet...


Jun 13, 2019, 10:57 ET One and a Half Tons of Love and Support Delivered for U.S. Veterans and Service Dogs

Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food has delivered one and a half tons of love and support (3,210 pounds to be exact) in the form of nutritious free...


Jun 13, 2019, 09:31 ET JustFoodForDogs to Give Away Natural Calming Supplement Ahead of Fourth of July Holiday

JustFoodForDogs®, the first pet food brand to create fresh, human-grade food for pets in open-to-the-public kitchens, and the only brand on the...


Jun 13, 2019, 09:00 ET Animal Care Centers of NYC Partners With Actor Ray Liotta to Encourage Pet Adoption

Award-winning actor Ray Liotta knows that nothing quite compares to the unconditional love of an adopted pet and he is joining Animal Care Centers of ...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:00 ET Heska Corporation to Present at Upcoming Raymond James Life Sciences and MedTech Conference

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, announced...


Jun 12, 2019, 17:00 ET Royal Commission for Al-Ula Enters Into A $20 Million Partnership with Panthera to Prevent the Extinction of Arabian Leopards

Minister of Culture and Governor of the Royal Commission for Al-Ula (RCU) Prince Badr Bin Abdullah Bin Farhan signed an agreement on Friday, June 7th ...


Jun 12, 2019, 11:00 ET PetSmart to Host Conference Call on First Quarter Fiscal 2019 Results

PetSmart, Inc. (the "Company") plans to make its first quarter fiscal 2019 results available on the Company's secure website on Tuesday, June 18,...


Jun 12, 2019, 09:56 ET Inside the Market for CBD Pet Products White Paper from Packaged Facts and Honest Paws

Packaged Facts' Senior Pet Analyst, Shannon Brown, and Communication Manager, Daniel Granderson, share their interview with CBD pet company Honest...


Jun 12, 2019, 09:47 ET Do You Know A Canine Hero? Nominate A Dog For An AKC Humane Fund Award For Canine Excellence!

To celebrate the dogs who do extraordinary things in the service of humankind, the AKC Humane FundSM is seeking YOUR nominations for its AKC Humane...


Jun 12, 2019, 08:13 ET Veterinary Practices Can Expect Better Benchmarking with VetSuccess Report Aligned to AAHA/VMG Chart of Accounts

Veterinary practices in the US and Canada finally have an effortless way to align their revenue codes to the industry-endorsed AAHA/VMG Chart of...


Jun 12, 2019, 04:00 ET Kemin to Highlight Innovative Engineering Technologies in millSMART™ Programme at VICTAM International 2019

Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer focused on improving the quality of life for more than half the world's population, will highlight ...


Jun 11, 2019, 18:16 ET Veterinary Molecular Diagnostics Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2019 - 2024)

Market Overview - Developments in the animal farming sector and changing societal attitude toward pet animals have resulted in an increased demand...


Jun 11, 2019, 16:05 ET Aratana Therapeutics Granted FDA Approval of NOCITA® (bupivacaine liposome injectable suspension) 10 mL Vial

Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: PETX), a pet therapeutics company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics for ...


Jun 11, 2019, 15:18 ET Petland, Petland Charities Donates $25,000 to Heartland Canines for Veterans

Petland and Petland Charities is pleased to announce the results of its May fundraising campaign, which raised more than $25,000 for Heartland...