Shampoos and conditioners are a key moneymaker for pet specialty stores that understand what customers want and are tuned into the latest offerings on the market.
Supplements and remedies offer dog owners effective solutions for maintaining their pets’ health, resolving problems and avoiding vet bills.
More than luxurious spa treatments for well-pampered pets, natural grooming products are often practical products that serve a greater purpose.
There are many ways to determine whether or not a business venture is successful, and they all depend on the honest and accurate perspective of the entrepreneur.
Shears can be a dog groomer’s best friend, but they should have the right fit with an ergonomic design in order to make the cut.
Key changes to the upcoming Atlanta Pet Fair & Conference promise to make this year’s edition even more exciting and valuable than ever for groomers.
Is the U.S. on the edge of a catastrophic puppy shortage?
Dog treats are not just great tasting, they’ve become more functional, giving dog owners the ability to better match treat to lifestyle and pet specialty retailers the chance to ring up higher sales.
The latest edition of Pet Business’ Top 25 Retailers list is populated with powerhouse pet store chains that continue to grow by leaps and bounds.
Brookside Barkery & Bath has combined polished merchandising and marketing with a holistic approach to nutrition to reach the forefront of the pet wellness movement in Kansas City, Mo.
Products designed to keep animals fresh and clean between baths represent a major convenience for pet owners and a tremendous selling opportunity for retailers.
Next month’s first-ever Pet Industry Leadership Conference will bring together all of the industry’s stakeholders to address the critical issues facing us all.
Mike Bober, the new president and CEO of the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council, discusses how the organization will continue to address the legislative and regulatory challenges facing the pet industry.
Sometimes it is not possible to bathe a pet. However, pet specialty retailers can provide a variety of products to address pets’ between-bath needs.
While 2015 turned out to be another solid year for most professional groomers, there are indications that many businesses still face significant hurdles.
An informal survey of professional groomers uncovers some of the important ways that cat grooming has evolved over the past decade.
Taking a look back at 2015 and reflecting on how a dose of gratitude can set the tone for a wonderful 2016.
The home-grooming department can be a robust profit-center for pet specialty retailers that stay on top of key product trends and take the right approach to merchandising.
While many people believe that dogs are being purposefully difficult when they refuse to follow a command, the real issue is poor communication.
A personality trim, like the one demonstrated on Shay, a Pomeranian mixed breed, can provide groomers with an opportunity to exercise their creativity by incorporating elements from various pure-breed styles.