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Chewy share price opens 60% higher than IPO

Chewy’s stock price opened on Monday at US$34.72, or nearly 60% higher than the IPO price.
Following e-commerce pet food retailer Chewy’s initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange, the stock increased from its original share price of US$22 to a high of US$41.34.
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Potato, oat, wheat advised for mid-size, adult dog kibble

After extrusion processing, certain carbohydrate sources may be more fermentable by the gut bacteria of adult dogs than others.
Food meant for medium-size breed dogs six months and older should be made with more potato, oat and wheat flours rather than other sources, said scientists.
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Lawsuit claims Purina tuna suppliers harm, kill dolphins

The lawsuit alleges that one source of Purina’s fish, the Thai Union Group, uses purse seine nets and longlines to catch tuna.
The plaintiffs allege that tuna in Purina’s Fancy Feast supply chain may have been caught using fishing techniques that harm, stress and sometimes kill dolphins, along with sea turtles, sharks and other animals.
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