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US Vet Colleges Feel The Financial Pinch

The 28 US schools and colleges of veterinary medicine (CVMs) are feeling the painful effects of $104 million worth of state appropriation cuts over the past two years. At the same time, CVMs have

FURminator Brand Sold to United Pet Group

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SPB), a global consumer products company with market-leading brands, announced today its United Pet Group (UPG) subsidiary has completed the acquisition of FURminator®, the leading worldwide provider of branded

Indian Pet Industry Sees Rapid Growth

According to new research, the ongoing economic growth in India has been replicated in the pet sector. The number of pet shops is increasing rapidly and driving growth of pet products in India. Veterinary

BioCurex Announces Canine Cancer Screening News

BioCurex Inc has announced its wholly owned subsidiary, OncoPet(TM) Diagnostics, Inc., has executed an agreement for the distribution of the OncoPet Sample Collection Kit for canine cancer diagnosis with Butler Schein(TM) Animal Health. Butler

Elanco & Bayer Animal Health Lawsuit Settlement

Elanco Companion Animal Health and Bayer Animal Health have reached a successful resolution regarding a lawsuit filed by Bayer earlier this year. "Elanco has always believed the lawsuit was without merit and continues to

K9 Magazine Announces Tablet Edition

K9 Magazine, the award winning digital magazine for dog lovers, has announced plans to launch a tablet edition of the popular title. K9 Magazine is currently available to read on the iPad, the new

New Report Says Pet Industry Growth Set To Continue

Pets come in all shapes and sizes, but the one constant is the bond between pets and their owners. In fact, 76% of dog or cat owners consider their 4-legged companions to be part

Pet Friendly Hotel Scottsdale Arizona

In the latest of our pet friendly business profiles we take a look at Hotel Indigo Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Inspired. Intelligent. Indulgent. This luxury Scottsdale Arizona hotel is bound to delight even the most discriminating

Pet Friendly Hotel Texas

In the latest of our pet friendly business profiles we take a look at The Ambassador Hotel in Amarillo, Texas. The Ambassador Hotel in Amarillo, Texas, is a welcome stop for many pet owners

Pet Friendly Hotel Montrreal

In the latest of our pet friendly business profiles we take a look at Hôtel des Seigneurs in Quebec, Canada.  Hôtel des Seigneurs offers a welcoming and refreshing environment featuring two gorgeous interior gardens – an