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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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“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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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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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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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 […]