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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16:30 ET Heska Corporation Elects Dr. Joachim Hasenmaier to Board of Directors

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA; "Heska" or "Company"), a leading global provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, appointed ...


13:54 ET Humane Farming Association Sues MA Attorney General Over Anti-Cruelty Law

Today the Humane Farming Association (HFA) – a national farm-animal protection organization with 270,000 members – filed suit against Massachusetts...


13:44 ET Laws to Curb Atrocities, Education to Nurture Kindness

In late 2014, the FBI announced it would make animal cruelty a Group A felony with its own category that would track crimes nationwide — the same way ...


12:04 ET H/3 Foundation and Anjellicle Cats Rescue Partner to Save and Permanently Place Homeless and Abandoned Cats

In an effort to prevent euthanasia among New York's most vulnerable pets, global animal philanthropy H/3 Foundation Inc. has partnered with...


11:12 ET Packaged Facts: In U.S. Pet Market, Cats are Clawing for More Attention

It's time to focus on the felines. Historically speaking, the U.S. pet industry has been overtly canine-centric, and not without justification. One...


10:00 ET Healthy Spot Launches New Loyalty Program: MIND BODY BOWL Benefits

Over the holidays, Healthy Spot, a Los Angeles-based pet retailer founded by Andrew Kim and Mark Boonnark, launched its new loyalty program, MIND...


08:38 ET Gaia's Company Name Announces Availability of PET CBD TINCTURE

Today at Gaia's Company Name grand opening launch it was announced immediate availability of PET CBD TINCTURE, a Premium CBD product line for dogs...


06:26 ET CES 2021 Taiwanese startup Sniffy Labs presents a professional, customized dog training app at CES 2021

Sniffy Labs, a startup based in Rochester, NY focusing on developing pet technology to improve the relationship between humans and animals,...


Jan 11, 2021, 14:47 ET FDA Conditionally Approves First Oral Tablet to Treat Lymphoma in Dogs

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration conditionally approved Laverdia-CA1 (verdinexor tablets) to treat dogs with lymphoma, a type of cancer...


Jan 11, 2021, 13:47 ET Sandhills Global Launches LivestockMarket.com as Online Resource for Buying and Selling Livestock, Horses, and Hay

Sandhills Global announces the launch of LivestockMarket.com, an online marketplace for private treaty sales of livestock, horses, and hay. The...


Jan 11, 2021, 10:00 ET Kemin Industries to Work with CSS to Explore Upcycled Groceries for Sustainable Pet Food Ingredients

Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world...


Jan 11, 2021, 09:00 ET Antech pioneers first automated rapid urine culture for cats and dogs

Antech Diagnostics introduced today the first automated test for rapid, reliable urine culture results for cats and dogs. The FIRSTract? Urine...


Jan 11, 2021, 09:00 ET AKC National Championship Dog Show Presented By Royal Canin To Air On Abc January 17th

The AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin? will air on its new network, ABC, as a three-hour special this Sunday January 17, 2021 at 2 p....


Jan 11, 2021, 08:45 ET Finally, Ben & Jerry's Euphoria for Fido!

Ben & Jerry's has gone to the dogs. Experience the interactive Multichannel News Release here:...


Jan 11, 2021, 08:37 ET Banfield Pet Hospital? Data Shows Increase in Care for Pets in 2020 Despite Pandemic

Banfield Pet Hospital?, the nation's largest provider of preventive veterinary medicine, confirms a huge boom in U.S. pet ownership, sharing that 9.2 ...


Jan 11, 2021, 07:00 ET myQ Smart Access Technology Gives 'The Dog House' a New Meaning with its Award-Winning Pet Portal

For the overwhelming number of dog parents who feel guilty leaving their best buddies at home (80%), the myQ Pet Portal is a must-have smart home...


Jan 11, 2021, 07:00 ET myQ? Opens Doors to Better Life Experiences With Smart Access Solutions

Originally launched in 2011, myQ gathered its momentum as smart garage technology that helped answer the often-thought question - 'did I remember to...


Jan 08, 2021, 11:03 ET Is Your Dog a Hero to You? Nominations Open for the 2021 American Humane Hero Dog Awards?

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, has announced the official start of the 2021 American Humane Hero Dog Awards?...


Jan 08, 2021, 07:00 ET Kemin Industries Launches E-Commerce Platform for Animal Nutrition and Health Business in China

Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world...


Jan 07, 2021, 13:05 ET Business Entrepreneur Anne-Marie Faiola Joins the Pack as Board Member at Holistic Hound

Anne-Marie Faiola, Founder and CEO of Bramble Berry Handcraft Provisions, was appointed as a Board Member of Holistic Hound, the source of trust and...


Jan 07, 2021, 10:53 ET Mileutis to Present at the 39th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Mileutis Ltd. ("Mileutis"), an Israeli biopharmaceutical company which helps mitigate the use of antibiotics in animals through its safe and...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:53 ET Hello Ralphie Announces Closing of its $1M Seed Round

Hello Ralphie, the veterinary telemedicine startup, has announced the closing of its $1M seed round of funding through primary investments from...


Jan 06, 2021, 10:50 ET The NUTRO? Brand Unveils "Dogs Give Everything 100%" Campaign in Celebration of Dogs Living Life to the Fullest

Today, the NUTRO? brand launched its new creative advertising campaign titled, "Dogs Give Everything 100%," celebrating how NUTRO. FEED CLEAN?...


Jan 06, 2021, 10:10 ET New Book "Pets and the Afterlife 3: Message from Spirit Dogs" Follows Amazon Best-Sellers

Best-selling author and pet medium Rob Gutro announced the publication of his eighth book, "Pets and the Afterlife 3: Messages from Spirit Dogs."...


Jan 06, 2021, 09:30 ET Animal Intestinal Health Market worth $4.6 billion by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets?

According to the new market research report "Animal Intestinal Health Market by Additive (Probiotics, Prebiotics, Phytogenics, Immunostimulants),...