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Petland, Inc. awards outstanding store operators at Petland’s 47th anniversary Trade Show

August 1, 2014 – Petland’s 47th anniversary was recently celebrated at it’s annual Awards Banquet and Trade Show held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. READ MORE

Protect Your Pet from the Heat!

July 1, 2014 – As millions of Americans head into the Holiday weekend, and hotter weather,it’s important that pet owners keep their pet’s safety in mind. READ MORE

Petland waives franchise fees for Veterans

May 28, 2014 – In support of our nation’s veterans, Petland today announced that Petland's initial franchise fee will be waived during the months of June and July for qualifying veterans. READ MORE

PIJAC welcomes new members to Board of Directors

April 9, 2014 – The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) elected two new board members. Joe Waston of Petland and John Mack of Reptiles by Mack were unanimously elected at the March 11 board meeting. READ MORE

Petland expands to Central & South America

January 10, 2014 – Petland, Inc. is growing internationally, expanding its franchise borders into Central & South America, with stores opening in Brazil in early 2014. A master franchise agreement has also been signed for stores to open in El Salvador, Nicaragua, Guatemala and Honduras. READ MORE

Petland on top-ranked franchise list

January 9, 2014 – Petland is honored to once again be ranked among top-ranked franchises in the United States. READ MORE

Keep your pets happy on Halloween

October 17, 2013 – With anticipated retail sales of nearly 6.9 billion dollars on costumes, candy and decorations, it’s clear that Halloween is one of Americans’ favorite holidays. READ MORE

Petland donates computers for
Oklahoma Relief Efforts

June 3, 2013 – Petland recently donated three computers to the Animal Resource Center (ARC) to be utilized by the Center and the AKC Companion Animal Recovery (CAR) in on-the-ground efforts in Moore, Oklahoma to rescue, treat and track the hundreds of displaced pets. READ MORE

PIJAC honors Petland President

June 3, 2013 – The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council recently honored Petland President Joe Watson for his contributions and leadership to the pet industry. READ MORE

Petland Adopt-A-Pet more than just Dogs and Cats

March 22, 2013 – Petland recently released the latest numbers from their national Adopt-A-Pet program, a community service initiative to help place homeless pets in local communities. READ MORE

Petland, Inc. Appoints Vice Presidents

February 18, 2013 – Petland, Inc., a privately-held company, today announced the appointments of Steve Huggins to Vice President of Operations and Lisa Johnson to Vice President of Finance. READ MORE

Petland on Top-ranked Franchise List

February 8 , 2013 – Petland, once again, is among top-ranked franchises in the United States. READ MORE

Petland Offers Halloween Pet Safety Tips

October 25, 2012 – Halloween can be a fun holiday for families and their pets. However, Petland asks that pet owners are aware of potential dangers... READ MORE

Aquarium Adventure to open in San Antonio

September 12, 2012 – A new kind of adventure is coming to Texas. Aquarium Adventure, a specialty “aquatics-only” retail superstore will debut ... READ MORE

Petland honors top stores at annual conference

August 6, 2012 – Petland’s 45th anniversary was recently celebrated at it’s annual Awards Banquet and Trade Show.... READ MORE

Petland store raises funds for Police Training Gear

April 3, 2012 – The Petland store in Chillicothe is nearing its goal in donations to outfit the Chillicothe police K9 unit with much-needed training gear.... READ MORE

Petland Plano fulfills wish for young girl

February 13, 2012 – Petland in Plano is honored to help grant the wish of 8-year-old Ella Jade Dreamer from Rockwall, Texas... READ MORE

Petland on top-ranked franchise list Entrepreneur positions Petland on Franchise 500

January 25, 2012 – Petland, once again, is among top-ranked franchises in the United States. Petland ranked 480 overall... READ MORE

Petland Denounces Puppy Mills

January 20, 2012 – Petland, Inc. today reaffirmed its policy prohibiting the sale of any puppies from substandard breeders... READ MORE

Petland Novi Opens Doors to Retired Greyhounds Store to host meet and greet adoption events

(Novi, MI, January 17, 2012) – The Petland store in Twelve Oaks Mall is pleased to announce a new partnership with GRACE (Greyhound Retirement Adoption Care and Education).... READ MORE

Petland lends a hand with tornado relief Local pet retail stores partner with vendors to aid pet owners

June 1, 2011 – Petland stores are organizing local relief efforts with vendors to provide necessary supplies to families with pets affected by the storms in Alabama and Missouri... READ MORE

Petland lends a global hand with disaster relief for Japan Petland USA teams up with Petlands around the world to provide assistance

May 25, 2011 – Petland worldwide is coordinating relief efforts with vendors to provide necessary supplies to families with pets affected by the earthquakes and hurricanes in Japan... READ MORE

New pet store brings ‘family fun’ to Boerne Petland store to host grand opening celebration May 21st

May 3, 2011 – The fun and the furry are coming to Boerne, Texas to celebrate the grand opening of a new Petland store... READ MORE

Petland Mexico opens store #5 More development planned for Petland Mexico

April 21, 2011 – Petland, Inc. is pleased to announce that Petland Mexico recently opened its fifth store in Ecatepec, April 14th, 2011... READ MORE

Petland expands pet adoption program Petland’s Adopt-A-PetSM program finds homes for more than 310,000 homeless pets.

April 4, 2011 – Petland is proud to announce the growing success of its national Adopt-A-PetSM program, a community service initiative to help find homes for abandoned or unwanted pets... READ MORE

Pets, fun return to ‘new’ Petland Rome pet store will celebrate grand reopening

March 29, 2011 – The community is being invited to Petland Rome at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 9th, to participate in a grand re-opening of the store... READ MORE

Puppies stolen from Petland Lakeland recovered, store donates puppy

February 16, 2011 – Thieves broke into the Petland store in Lakeland, Florida the evening of February 9th. The men were able to make off with three puppies, a Chihuahua, Basset Hound and Pug... READ MORE

Pets, fun return to ‘new’ Petland Monroeville pet store will celebrate grand reopening

February 16, 2011 – The community is being invited to Petland Monroeville at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 26th, to participate in a grand re-opening of the store... READ MORE

Petland, Inc. donates to Cell Watch program, encourages other businesses to do the same

January 17, 2011 – Petland, Inc. recently made a donation of used cell phones and accessories to the Ross County Sheriff Department’s Cell Watch Program... READ MORE

Homeless pets finding families at Petland Pensacola

January 4, 2011 – The Petland store in Pensacola Square is announcing a new partnership and the news is good for homeless cats and kittens in the Pensacola area... READ MORE