More than 20% of Nestlé’s sales last year were pet products
The conglomerate’s pet category is the largest contributor to organic growth, while global sales decreased by 1.5%.
Better Choice to develop weight loss supplement for pets
The Florida-based pet health and wellness firm recently acquired all issued and outstanding shares in Canadian Aimia Pet Healthco for an undisclosed amount.
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.
Fressnapf posts record €4 billion turnover in 2023
How did the German pet retailer increase its business by 15% in a turbulent year? Here are the details.
Italian pet wellness company Jampy secures €1 million investment
The Milan-based firm wants to expand its portfolio across Europe and beyond.
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.
Wag! posts 53% revenue increase in 2023
The Californian pet care firm’s wellness business accounted for more than half of its activity.
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.
How concerned are Indian pet parents with home cleanliness?
A survey from household appliances manufacturer Dyson unveils pet parents’ cleaning routines in the country.
US and Canada: a comparative data analysis
The pronounced impact of inflation has been felt across the US and Canada, with consumers grappling with higher prices for essential pet items.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
Indian animal healthcare firm Zenex acquires Ayurvedic pet businesses
The takeover of Ayurvet marks a milestone in Zenex’s journey to becoming a comprehensive animal health care solutions company.
Consumer preference for quality pet food hasn’t diminished despite inflation
A recent survey reveals that while most pet parents felt the inflationary hike, only 1 in 6 switched to cheaper brands. The rest continued to prioritize quality, nutrition and health benefits over price.