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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Aug 21, 2020, 14:34 ET AAG Employees Honor Family Members for National Senior Citizen's Day

In celebration of National Senior Citizen's Day, employees of American Advisors Group (AAG) worked together to share a special video to honor the...


Aug 21, 2020, 09:00 ET Subaru of America and Philadelphia Union Showcase Adoptable Shelter Dogs at Subaru Park

Subaru of America, Inc. and the Philadelphia Union today announced that Subaru Park, home of the Union, will provide stadium seating to the...


Aug 20, 2020, 16:13 ET Random Act of Kindness Helps Animals Displaced by Arizona Wildfires

Wildfires in Arizona don't just impact humans, but Arizona's precious wildlife, too. The Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center (SWCC) has seen an...


Aug 20, 2020, 12:23 ET Coalition of animal and environmental organizations calls on The White House to support a G20 Ban on the Wildlife Trade

A group of advocacy organizations today urged Thomas Storch, White House senior trade advisor and G20 Sherpa, to support and champion a permanent ban ...


Aug 20, 2020, 10:02 ET Pet Releaf Doubles Down on Growth with Two New Executive Hires

Pet Releaf, the market-leading CBD hemp health brand for pets, is pleased to announce the recent hiring of two leadership positions as they look to...


Aug 20, 2020, 07:03 ET Born Free USA Calls for an End to Fur Farming in the U.S. in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

Born Free USA, a global leader in animal welfare and wildlife conservation, is calling for an end to fur farming in the United States in response to...


Aug 19, 2020, 12:03 ET Therapy Dogs Offer New Fibromyalgia Management Option

New research from Purina and Mayo Clinic brings a pet-centered treatment option to the forefront for patients with fibromyalgia, a chronic...


Aug 19, 2020, 11:11 ET Pethealth to Combine with Crum & Forster Accident & Health; Will Create Fourth Largest Pet Insurance Entity in U.S. Market

Crum & Forster, Accident & Health (www.cfins.com) announces that Pethealth Inc. (www.pethealthinc.com) will complete a reorganization transaction...


Aug 19, 2020, 09:00 ET Advancements in Canine Arthritis: University of Pennsylvania Clinical Trial Data Shows 'Big Barker' Therapeutic Mattress Reduces Pain & Improves Mobility in Large Breed Dogs

New pilot study offers innovative avenue for treatment of osteoarthritis, a condition which afflicts more than 22 million dogs in the U.S....


Aug 19, 2020, 08:38 ET Leading Pet Insurance Company Wagmo Launches In New York And California To Bring Cutting Edge Pet Insurance and Wellness Plans to Even More Pet Parents Nationwide

Wagmo, a modern pet insurance company built with new pet parents in mind, today announced it is expanding into New York and California to bring its...


Aug 19, 2020, 05:05 ET Livestock Farm Equipment Market Size Worth $19.3 Billion By 2027: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global livestock farm equipment market size is expected to reach USD 19.3 billion by 2027, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


Aug 18, 2020, 15:46 ET Hill's Pet Nutrition Partners with Skylar Astin to Raise Funds for Shelter Pets

Hill's Pet Nutrition, a global leader in premium pet nutrition, announced a partnership today with actor, singer and animal lover, Skylar Astin to...


Aug 18, 2020, 14:47 ET ASPCA Estimates Number of Pets Living in Poverty with Their Owners Could Exceed 24.4 Million Due to COVID-19 Crisis

The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today released new data showing that more than 4.2 million pets in the...


Aug 18, 2020, 13:28 ET Care And Safety Tips For Your Pets And The Families Who Love Them

This has been anything but a typical year, and many of us are spending a lot more time around our pets. As we look to enjoy the last few weeks of...


Aug 18, 2020, 11:00 ET Increased Spending on Animal Healthcare Drives Veterinary Imaging Market on Remunerative Path: Future Market Insights

A new market study by Future Market Insights (FMI) forecasted that the veterinary imaging market will expand at a healthy CAGR of 6.4% between 2020...


Aug 18, 2020, 09:11 ET Ranked As Number One Seller In Stain & Odor Category, Top Ten Best-Selling Amazon Pet Products For Seven Years Straight, Rocco & Roxie Supply Co., Celebrates First Brick-And-Mortar With PetSmart

Family-owned and operated, Rocco & Roxie Supply Co., which has worked tirelessly to ensure availability of critical items for pets' needs during the...


Aug 18, 2020, 09:01 ET Wake Veterinary Hospital and Urgent Care Completes Renovation

Vets Pets, a North Carolina veterinary hospital network, is excited to announce Wake Veterinary Hospital and Urgent Care ("Wake Vet") completed a...


Aug 18, 2020, 09:00 ET Tally-Ho™ Brand Brings Health Benefits to Pets, Launching Functional Water Enhancers for Dogs

Today, Tally-Ho™, a new brand from Ocean Spray's Lighthouse Incubator, test launches with a line of functional benefit water enhancers for dogs. With ...


Aug 18, 2020, 08:38 ET Psychic Medium and Animal Communicator Spends Quarantine Finding Lost Pets

Nancy Mello isn't your average psychic. Besides reading humans, she also has the unique ability to read and find lost pets. In the last seven months, ...


Aug 18, 2020, 07:03 ET Laws are Failing Wild Animals, Claims Newly Published Research

Licensing Laws and Animal Welfare: The Welfare of Wild Animals (Palgrave MacMillan and Springer Nature), a new book by Dr. Liz Tyson of Born Free...


Aug 17, 2020, 08:38 ET Benebone Welcomes Paul Nolan To the Executive Team

Benebone, a leading brand of high-quality USA-made dog chews, is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Nolan as International CEO and US COO....


Aug 17, 2020, 08:38 ET ChomChom Roller Awarded #62 on Inc. 5000 List

The Bellevue-based company, ChomChom Roller, is awarded the top #62 spot on the 2020 Inc. 5000 list. ChomChom Roller makes an eco-friendly roller...


Aug 17, 2020, 08:15 ET As U.S. Postal Service Gets Torn Apart, Demand Intensifies To End Shipments Of Live Animals To Prevent Deaths In Transport!

Today Social Compassion in Legislation offers a video, linked HERE, documenting the barbaric practice of shipping sentient living beings through the...


Aug 14, 2020, 08:03 ET How IoT beehives are helping secure the world's food supply

National Honeybee Day 2020, COVID-19 has shone a spotlight on the food supply chain that helps nourish people in all corners of the world. But an...


Aug 13, 2020, 09:59 ET Organic Consumers Association Sues Champion Petfoods for Deceptive Marketing Claims

Organic Consumers Association (OCA) filed suit against Champion Petfoods USA and Champion Petfoods LP for deceptive marketing and advertising of pet...