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Kirklees pet shop in a former mill nominated for the dog-friendly company award

An independent pet store in Kirklees has been nominated for a corporate dog-friendly award. Located in a former mill, Holme Valley Pets & Supplies, in Holmfirth, Thongsbridge, is a pet shop selling food, supplies and accessories. The venue, beloved by customers for its wide range of pet products, dog-loving staff and dog-friendly attitude in the […]

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Ilkeston pet shop boss explains why there were no pets inside when building caught fire

Staff at a pet store in Ilkeston explained why no animals were inside when the building caught fire. The 1st 4 Pets store, in Bath Street in the city, caught fire on Saturday afternoon (October 9). The owner of the business and his family first attempted to put out the fire and went to safety. […]

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Edinburgh residents frightened by ‘time capsule’ pet store that closed 13 years ago

An Edinburgh pet store in Leith, which closed more than a decade ago, is invading the premises after the interior remains completely unchanged. “Pet & Things,” on Duke Street, closed in 2008, but a recent social media post got people talking again. The store has shutters on the main entrance and the window, without any […]

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Stray cat has a perfect job at the Co Down Jollyes pet shop in Banbridge

A stray cat found a perfect job at a Co Down pet store and became so popular that it took over their Instagram account. The wild red tom arrives at 8:30 a.m. daily and joins Deputy Manager Alex Livingston for a cup of tea and paperwork before the store’s doors open to the public. And […]

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Beco launches the Independent Pet Shop Award

Beco, the UK-based sustainable pet brand, announced the launch of the first Beco Independent Pet Shop Awards to “champion the brilliant people who work tirelessly to run the independent pet stores we love across the country” . Beco will honor these workers by asking people to nominate their favorite independent pet store. A jury will […]

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Hunt is on for Britain’s Favorite Pet Store, Pet Business World UK’s Pet Trade News & Events

Nervous new owners, swearing parrots and breeding rabbits – independent pet stores have seen it all and now is the time to celebrate the wonderful work they do. This year, sustainable pet brand Beco is launching the first Beco Independent Pet Shop Awards to champion “the brilliant people who work tirelessly to run the independent […]

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Drunk driver crashes into Hillcrest pet store and arrested

A Gillette man has been charged with drunk driving after apparently losing control of his vehicle on Saturday and crashing into a local pet store, Gillette Police Lt. Brent Wasson said. Officers were dispatched to the 600 block of S. Butler Spaeth Road at around 7:10 p.m. after receiving a report that a vehicle had […]

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“Puppy mill” bill faces criticism from pet shop owners in public hearing

The owner of Puppy Experience spoke at a public hearing in September and said his business is already subject to frequent inspections and does not deal with puppy mills. (Credit: Joe Werkmeister) A proposal that one stakeholder said would “cut the pipeline to puppy mills” has drawn criticism from pet store owners, one of whom […]

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Somerset post office permanently reopens in pet store after months of uncertainty

A Somerset post office has finally reopened in a permanent location after months of certainty – inside a pet store. The Wells Post Office has been operating from a temporary home at Wells Bus Station since January when a search for a new permanent location was undertaken. Wells’ former permanent post office was closed in […]

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Aquarium and pet shop around the world thrive thanks to a multitude of pet lovers – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Many people have taken advantage of the pandemic to bring an animal into their lives. At the World Wide Aquarium and Pet Shop, however, the selection isn’t limited to those with fur and four legs. The Roxborough business is full of pets, from scaly and slimy animals to those who love terrariums […]

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Jollyes pet chain to open store in Bristol and create jobs

British pet chain Jollyes is opening a new store in Bristol and creating 12 jobs. The retailer has announced plans to invest £ 500,000 in the city, including opening a new branch in Brislington. It is also moving its existing store from Longwell Green to Warmley, South Gloucestershire, and revamping its store at Cadbury Garden […]

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The “House of Horrors” pet store contained 150 neglected animals, authorities say

Authorities are calling an exotic pet store a “house of horrors” after finding more than 150 neglected animals. Southern Kentucky police seized the animals after a raid on Tim’s Reptiles and Exotics Wednesday morning. Inside, authorities found dozens of lizards, snakes, hamsters, gerbils, fish, rabbits and turtles living in cruel conditions. “It was deeply disturbing […]

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The petition of the pet store passes the milestone of 1,000 signatures

The Marquand Brothers, which operates Pets Paradise, filed a petition last week claiming that a proposed new road in the People’s Park area would remove all customer parking areas directly outside its premises, as well as additional unloading docks. The family business traded through the Occupation, but added, “This is going to ruin our business. […]

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Jollyes pet store plans 20 new locations after stranded Brits buy animals

P and food seller Jollyes said he would create around 150 new jobs by opening 20 new stores to meet increased demand from Britons who bought animals during the pandemic. The company said it has seen significant growth over the past two years and is accelerating its plans by opening new locations over the next […]

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Twelve Non-PSB Songs Pet Shop Boys Fans Would Enjoy

The more I listen to the Pet Shop Boys, the more I find their electro-pop brand truly unique. It’s a tough act to marry explosive, danceable production with witty, biting lyrics. Thanks to keen awareness of the evolution of club music and sly songwriting, this British act was always one step ahead of the Stock […]

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Shop talk bradway pet shop enter the aladdin s cave, Pet Shop Talk from Pet Business World UK

Pet store owner Rachael James packs so much stock in her tiny store that customers describe it as an Aladdin’s pet cave. Rachel tells Justine Thompson how she’s making the most of her space When the owners of a Sheffield pet store closed the business in 2002, one of their employees, Rachael, took the opportunity […]

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The Green Pet Shop Partners With Kathy Ireland Worldwide | New

Kathy Ireland Worldwide has forged a brand partnership with The Green Pet Shop, a manufacturer of environmentally friendly pet products based in Deerfield, Illinois. “We are delighted and honored to welcome Kathy Ireland and her team to our Green Pet Shop family. Kathy Ireland Worldwide is the world’s most powerful female-owned licensing company and we […]

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Nuneaton’s former pet store could become a traditional Italian take-out pizza

A former pet store and grooming salon could become Nuneaton’s last takeaway pizza. Plans have been revealed to transform the former lounge at 13 Bull Street in Attleborough into an Italian take-out pizzeria. According to a request submitted to Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, take-out would become a traditional Italian take-out pizza. READ MORE: We […]

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Fire that killed nearly all animals at Fayetteville pet store was accidental, officials say

FAYETTEVILLE, NC (WNCN) – A fire at a Fayetteville pet store in April that killed nearly all of the animals inside was caused by accident, according to a Fayetteville Fire Department official. Fayetteville Fire Department Assistant Fire Chief Joseph McLamb confirmed to CBS 17 that the devastating April 25 blaze was caused by “improperly discarded […]

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Sirens: pre-purchased kitten stolen from a pet store; Yelm Business loses $ 30,000 due to fraud; Alcohol stolen from Safeway; Yelmite discovers his trailer was stolen while on vacation; Renewed mail theft occurs at Yelm residences; Repeated theft of vehicle parts

By the Nisqually Valley Press Team Sirens – Yelm Police Department Pre-purchased kitten stolen from a pet store Mindy Renee Kuenzi, who owns a pet and grooming store, called police on Tuesday May 4 to report the alleged theft of a Maine Coon kitten. The feline was allegedly stolen from the unsecured display case, the […]

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Deeside couple combine love of animals with new pet store business

The Leader continues to spotlight local independent traders and street heroes across Wrexham and Flintshire. If you know or are a business that goes above and beyond, we want to hear from you and celebrate our local independent traders and our street heroes. Email [email protected] for more details. CREATURE CONFORTS, Connah’s Quay On paper, taking […]

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Pet shop and grooming salon will close just before Christmas less than a year after opening

A high-end pet store and grooming salon in Clifton is closing, less than a year after opening. BARC Clifton is operated by the Bristol Animal Rescue Center and was launched in February to support the work of the organization, the proceeds of which are donated to the charity. The Portland Street site offers a range […]