Pet shop

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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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 […]