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  • Freezer giveaway at PATS with Natures Menu

    Raw pet food expert, Natures Menu, is giving away exclusive free freezers worth £495 at the PATS Sandown trade show in Surrey. Retailers simply have to visit the Natures Menu stand to place an order worth £250 or more to qualify for a free freezer delivered alongside their order. Not only that, but the brand […]

  • Forthglade launches cold pressed dog food

    Forthglade has unveiled its first ever dry dog food, as well as a selection of grain free functional dog treats. The new Cold Pressed dry food for dogs provides a complete nutritionally balanced meal for dogs aged from two-plus months. The recipes are 100 percent natural. The food is gently pressed for just a few seconds at low temperatures ensuring […]

  • Pet companies scoop up Lancashire’s Red Rose Awards

    Group55 and Pets Choice have both been announced as winners at Lancashire’s recent Red Rose Awards. Pets Choice received the ‘Manufacturing Business Award’, while Group55 won the ‘International Achievement Award’. The Red Rose awards ceremony was held at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens on March 9. Group55’s international sales manager, Martin Breen, commented: “It is always fantastic to receive […]

  • Owner of PetSafe® brand aquires Solvit™ Products

    Owner of PetSafe® Brand and SportDOG® Brand, Radio Systems Corporation (RSC), has announced its acquisition of Solvit™ Products. Solvit™ specialises in highly functional, easy-to-use pet products for travel, active life, therapeutic and senior care. It will join the pet products within the company’s PetSafe® Brand portfolio. Based in Arlington, TX, Solvit™ Products and its owner […]

  • Huge support from MPs for Dog Theft Awareness Day

    Around 50 MPs supported Dog Theft Awareness Day at Westminster. Organised by the Stolen and Missing Pets Alliance and hosted by Dartford MP, Gareth Johnson, the day highlighted the growing crime of dog theft and the devastating impact on owners. Gareth Johnson opened the day by saying: “Dog theft is a particularly nasty crime which causes […]

  • Natures Menu launches new Mighty Mixers

    Natures Menu has announced the launch of two new Mighty Mixers following the company’s successful sponsorship of Crufts 2017. This latest addition to the Natures Menu portfolio includes two new flavours of Turkey & Oats and Salmon & Potato, available to trade from 1st April at a RRP £7.95 each. The two new flavours join […]

  • Benyfit Natural launches new ‘Mini’ recipes at PATS

    Raw food specialist Benyfit Natural has announced the launch of its all-new Benyfit Mini Range exclusively at PATS Sandown in Surrey on March 21 -22. Based on their existing ranges, Benyfit Natural’s Mini’s combine appropriate amounts of animal protein, vegetables and botanicals in one complete recipe. Benyfit Natual only uses the best human grade ethically sourced […]

  • Scruffs® heads to the USA for Global Pet Show

    Premium pet-bedding brand Scruffs® will be attending Global Pet Show in Orlando, Florida. The event takes place from March 22-24, 2017. The Manchester-based company, which prides itself on British design and innovation, will be showcasing its expansive bedding range and new additions for 2017. Both potential and existing customers will have a chance to see […]

  • Relief for self-employed following NIC U-turn

    Self-employed Brits will not face a hike on Class 4 National Insurance Contributions (NICs) as the Chancellor makes a U-turn. It was announced in the Spring Budget 2017 that the self-employed would be asked to contribute more National Insurance. Mike Cherry, FSB national chairman, said:“We are delighted for our members and all the nation’s self-employed that the […]

  • Search and rescue dog awarded with OBE

    A Cheshire search and rescue dog has been given a animals’ OBE for his devotion to duty in some of the world’s most challenging regions. At a special ceremony at Manchester Town Hall, Border Collie Bryn became the latest recipient of the prestigious PDSA Order of Merit – the animals’ OBE.  Bryn’s award is in recognition […]

  • Dog owners warned to keep pets on a lead

    Dog owners are being urged to keep pets on their leads whilst on Yorkshire Water land as lambing season begins. The firm states that even if your dog is generally docile they can cause extreme distress to sheep when unleashed off their lead. In 2015, over 20 sheep and lambs were savaged and killed by […]