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 •  September 26

International trade association, PetQuip, has celebrated its fifth annual award ceremony for the pet sector. 22 companies were honoured during a dinner and party at the Telford International Centre on September 24th. The awards were presented by Pat Flynn, PetQuip trade association manager, and Amanda Sizer Barrett MBE, director general of the...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 22

The sale of pet treats has outpaced both dog and cat food in the last five years in the US, according to the research. New research from Mintel has revealead treats sales increasing by 29 percent between 2012-17 to reach $4.39 billion. Meanwhile, dog food sales grew eight percent between 2012-17 to reach $11.8 billion, while cat food sales...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 22

Natures Menu has made several appointments to its marketing and sales teams in a bid to further develop the company.Nick Munby has joined the company as marketing manager with Tracy Martin coming on board as the company’s e- commerce and digital manager.Luke Petipher and Lilianna Mazzocchi have joined the company as business development managers...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 22

Senior lecturer at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) John Fishwick was today announced as president for the British Veterinary Association (BVA) for 2017/2018. After graduating from Cambridge University in 1985, John worked in small animal and farm animal general practice. Specialising in cattle health and production, he became a lecturer in Farm...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 20

The Pet Industry Federation (PIF) has today announced details of a new code of practice for professional dog walkers which has been developed in collaboration with Dogs Trust and RSPCA. Professional dog walking is becoming an increasingly common service due to the changing habits of the general population and a heightened awareness of animal...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 20

At its inaugural Innovation Symposium held in London on Wednesday 20 September 2017, the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) launched ViVet, an ambitious and wide-ranging programme designed to ensure veterinary professionals are at the forefront of innovation in the animal health sector. ViVet was inspired by Vet Futures, the research...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 19

Petplan has announced that nominations for the annual Petplan and ADCH Animal Charity Awards are now open. The Awards celebrate the exceptional work of animal charities and not-for-profit organisations across the UK, providing an opportunity to recognise the dedication and commitment of both individuals and teams. Petplan has worked closely with...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 19

This year’s BETA Conference, set to take place at the Woodland Grange Hotel, near Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, on Monday 30 October has the theme: ‘Making a Difference’. Specially selected speakers will provide thought-provoking and informative presentations on a wide range of topics for delegates attending from across the equestrian...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 19

The health and wellbeing of small business owners, the self-employed, and indeed the staff of small employers are at the heart of a new campaign launched by The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) today. The new drive from FSB will help its members – and the wider 5.5 million-strong small business community across the UK – reap the benefits of a...

Pet Gazette

 •  September 18

Pet’s Choice has announced the launch of its new brand, Meatiful. The range of complete sausages for dogs is 100 percent gluten free. Set to launch at PATS Telford this September, the British brand uses free range and farm reared meats to create high-quality, single sourced protein foods. With vet-approved recipes, Meatiful provides an easily...