Animal welfare

Zoetis increased revenue by 6% in 2023

Zoetis increased revenue by 6% in 2023

Sales of its osteoarthritis, flea, tick and heartworm medications have driven the company’s pet portfolio’s positive results in the last quarter of 2023.

Pet Care
21 Feb 2024
Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Japanese officials launch inspection to curb pet sales

Local governments want to limit the number of dogs and cats allowed by breeders and pet specialists.

Global Pet Industry
20 Feb 2024
Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

Interzoo 2024: record-breaking over 2,000 exhibitors

The leading international trade fair for pet supplies will host exhibitors from 69 countries in the German city of Nuremberg in May.

Global Pet Industry
19 Feb 2024
Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023

Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023

The Californian pet care firm’s wellness business accounted for more than half of its activity.

Pet Care
16 Feb 2024
Pet insurance in Southeast Asia: a gap in the market?

Pet insurance in Southeast Asia: a gap in the market?

Recently funded digital insurance firm Igloo notes the region's lack of accessibility to pet care despite increased demand.

Pet Care
13 Feb 2024
South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

South Korea’s drive to revolutionize pet tech

When it comes to innovation, South Korea often feels years ahead of other countries. And if the East Asian nation’s technological ambitions come to fruition, the pet industry will soon be no exception.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
What’s in store for vegan pet food in 2024?

What’s in store for vegan pet food in 2024?

The vegan pet food sector is witnessing a host of new brands and innovations. So what’s driving this trend? Is there a case for flexitarian pets? And how can manufacturers win against conventional meat brands?

Pet Food
9 Feb 2024
Managing chronic enteropathies in pets: diet, fiber and the microbiome

Managing chronic enteropathies in pets: diet, fiber and the microbiome

With gastrointestinal symptoms common in pets, treatment of chronic enteropathies in cats and dogs is of ongoing interest – and there is a variety of nutritional strategies to lean on.

Pet Care
9 Feb 2024
Raising standards in UK animal training and behavior services

Raising standards in UK animal training and behavior services

Pet owners are increasingly seeking ways of assessing the competence of those who offer their services as an animal ‘trainer’ or ‘behaviorist’.

Pet Care
9 Feb 2024
2024: looking back but moving forward

2024: looking back but moving forward

After an eventful 2023 worldwide, pet businesses and experts in the field are now looking to the future – but with caution.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The rise of smart accessories for cats

The rise of smart accessories for cats

Driven by innovative technologies designed for cats’ well-being, connectivity and mental stimulation, this market has a bright future.

Accessories
9 Feb 2024
Fresh intel on the UK pet market

Fresh intel on the UK pet market

UK pet owners remain largely brand-loyal, are increasingly buying fresh and raw pet food, and are becoming more open to subscription models.

Trends & Insights
9 Feb 2024
The acquisitions driving the pet industry forward

The acquisitions driving the pet industry forward

As 2024 starts to take shape, what will be the impact of some of the sizeable investments in different parts of the sector and the globe last year?

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The pet supplement market: trends and expectations

The pet supplement market: trends and expectations

Mirroring similar developments in human health, supplements for pets are moving towards achieving wellness and longevity rather than combating specific ailments.

Pet Care
9 Feb 2024
Fruit and veg in pet food: formulations, claims and safe use

Fruit and veg in pet food: formulations, claims and safe use

Plant ingredients are routinely added to pet foods, but formulations and amounts can vary greatly – as can potential benefits.

Pet Food
9 Feb 2024
Plant ingredients in dog food – what does recent research say?

Plant ingredients in dog food – what does recent research say?

The role and potential benefits of plant-derived constituents to canine diets are hotly debated topics. Here, we look at what the latest science can tell us.

Pet Food
9 Feb 2024
Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space

Major corporations are expanding their horizons and moving into the pet care space

The pet industry is appealing to more and more companies that want to grow their stake in an attractive and rapidly evolving sector.

Global Pet Industry
9 Feb 2024
The importance of clinical governance in the vet sector

The importance of clinical governance in the vet sector

GlobalPETS learns how UK-based vet providers CVS and Pets at Home are implementing changes to improve the quality of the services they provide.

Pet Care
8 Feb 2024
L Catterton pumps $40 million into Sploot Veterinary Care

L Catterton pumps $40 million into Sploot Veterinary Care

The Colorado-based vet care platform aims to broaden its veterinary network and enhance customer satisfaction.

Pet Care
7 Feb 2024
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