Pet Food News

Pedigree serves up adoption campaign

The Pedigree petfood brand, owned by Mars, recently launched an advertising campaign featuring the Pedigree Adoption Drive.
The Pedigree petfood brand, owned by Mars, recently launched an advertising campaign featuring the Pedigree Adoption Drive.
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Betagro Group adds new petfood brands

Betagro Group of Thailand aims to increase its share of the local petfood market in 2009 by launching new commercial feed for dogs, pet fish and fighting cocks under brands Okane, Primo and Rambo, respectively. 
Betagro Group of Thailand aims to increase its share of the local petfood market in 2009 by launching new commercial feed for dogs, pet fish and fighting cocks under brands Okane, Primo and Rambo, respectively.
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Oscar grows with experts, franchises

In a difficult financial time, Oscar Pet Foods is hanging on to its reputation as the UK's leading petfood home delivery franchise business, with a steadily growing network, according to a recent story from Franchise UK.  
In a difficult financial time, Oscar Pet Foods is hanging on to its reputation as the UK’s leading petfood home delivery franchise business, with a steadily growing network, according to a recent story from Franchise UK.
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Study: Recession affecting pet care

According to a recent U.S. study, Economy and Pet Care, from Brakke Consulting, the pet care industry is not completely recession proof.
According to a recent U.S. study, Economy and Pet Care, from Brakke Consulting, the pet care industry is not completely recession proof.
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Alltech Young Scientist Program receives record number of applicants

Alltech has received a record number of applicants to its Young Scientist Program - 842 students have already submitted applications globally with nearly three months of registration remaining.
Alltech has received a record number of applicants to its Young Scientist Program – 842 students have already submitted applications globally with nearly three months of registration remaining.
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Ad Council to promote animal shelter adoptions

The Ad Council will promote pet shelter adoptions from animal shelters and rescue groups, saving the life of a dog or cat in need.
The Ad Council will promote pet shelter adoptions from animal shelters and rescue groups, saving the life of a dog or cat in need.
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Cats eating dog food lack nutrients

While it is not necessarily harmful for a dog to eat cat food, it can be dangerous for a cat to eat dog food, which lacks nutrients essential to feline health, according to a recent story from the Blanco County News.
While it is not necessarily harmful for a dog to eat cat food, it can be dangerous for a cat to eat dog food, which lacks nutrients essential to feline health, according to a recent story from the Blanco County News.
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Film takes in-depth look at the petfood industry

"Pet Food: A Dog's Breakfast," directed by Ian McLeod, is an in-depth look at the behind the scenes reality of the US$16 billion dollar petfood industry.
"Pet Food: A Dog’s Breakfast," directed by Ian McLeod, is an in-depth look at the behind the scenes reality of the US$16 billion dollar petfood industry.
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Petfood costs up 9%

Tight economy makes saving on nutritional petfoods important for pets and families.
According to U.S. Bureau of Labor's Consumer Price index, petfood prices for the second quarter of 2008 rose by an average of 8% to 9% compared to a year ago.
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Mars expands 15-state petfood recall

Mars Petcare extended its Oct. 28 voluntary petfood recall that affected 15 states, adding more product carriers and brands affected by possible salmonella contamination.
Mars Petcare extended its Oct. 28 voluntary petfood recall that affected 15 states, adding more product carriers and brands affected by possible salmonella contamination.
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