First Mobile Veterinary Franchise Launched

MVS Pet Care has announced that it is offering veterinarians the chance to become a part of the world’s first mobile veterinary franchise.  Mobile veterinary care has become increasingly popular in recent years, but this is the first franchise opportunity for mobile veterinary services (and we wouldn't be surprised if

Nestle Purina PetCare to Open New Facility

Nestle Purina PetCare has announced plans to build a $320 million manufacturing and distribution center in Hartwell, Georgia.  The factory is expected to add 240 new jobs over the next five years to the Purina workforce (which currently boasts more than 8,000 employees).  Purina hasn’t opened a new U.S. factory

Pet First Aid Awareness Month

Do you know how to handle a pet related emergency?  April is Pet First Aid Awareness Month, so it’s a great time to brush up on your animal related emergency skills whether you are an owner or a pet professional. The American Red Cross First Aid App provides the symptoms and

10 Most (and Least) Pet Friendly Cities Announced

WalletHub has released a new ranking of the most (and least) pet-friendly cities in the United States, and their methodology is pretty interesting.  They took into account 19 data points including the number of pet businesses per capita, the minimum pet care provider cost per visit, average veterinary care cost,