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Meet the Parakeet: Petland Pet of the Month

The Parakeet aka Budgie – Big Personality in a Small Package The third most popular pet in the world, after the domesticated dog and cat and have been bred in captivity since the 19th century. The budgerigar is closely related to lories and the fig parrots. Although in general, budgies as pets live an average […]

Good Boy! Have a Carrot: Battling Pet Obesity

I’m sure everyone has heard the phrase “Killing Them with Kindness” used several times during their lives. The phrase literally means to cause discomfort to someone by treating him or her in a way that is extremely kind or helpful instead of returning an insult or wrong. Have you ever though that the same phrase, […]

Petland and Pets in the Classroom: More than 600 Grants

Petland stores across the country have provided more than 600 Pets in the Classroom grants to teachers through the Pet Care Trust since inception of the program. The program allows for teachers to apply online for a classroom pet and choose their preferred Petland location. They receive a coupon that provides them with a pet, […]

Petland Brasil Fulfills First 2 Make-A-Wishes

Make-A-Wish is global! Make-A-Wish International has fulfilled over 2,200 wishes in Brasil. Petland Brasil is proud to grant their first two wishes this year! Click to learn more about Petland’s charity and community service initiatives.

Making Smiles Happen: Petland Novi

Fullfilling Matthew’s Wish In honor of Matthew Dugas, Petland Novi will donate 100% of proceeds of a Yorkie puppy to Mitochondrial Disease research. The first Yorkie was gifted to Matthew in 2014. Matthew just had a scare at the hospital and his family was grateful for his discharge. To cheer him up, Matthew’s mom took […]

Petland Chillicothe Donates Pomeranian Puppy to Ava’s Magical Unicorns

Fundraiser for cystic fibrosis April 6 at Greenfield VFW Ranch; Petland of Chillicothe thanked for support By Jean Little, M.Ed. Greenfield Elementary School Over the weekend, we had an amazing experience at Petland in Chillicothe, and I truly believe that we should not only thank them in a big way, but also make sure that […]

Ferrets are the Best! Happy National Ferret Day!

Ferrets really are the best pet! By Marshall Ferrets   Here at Marshall, if there is one thing we know, it is ferrets. We have been the largest breeder and exporter of the world’s friendliest ferrets since 1939. Over the years we have seen the popularity of ferrets grow to become the third most popular […]

Petland Applauds USDA Action to Strengthen Standards of Care

Petland applauds the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) March 21, 2019 announcement seeking public comment on proposed updates to the Animal Welfare Act.  The Animal Welfare Act is a federal law that establishes the regulations of commercial dog kennels, dealers, research facilities and exhibitors. “Petland has a proud history of advocating for enhanced meaningful […]

5 Ways to Make a Happy Rabbit or Guinea Pig

Meet the Petland Pets of the Month: Rabbits and Guinea Pigs The pets of the month make great first pets! Guinea pigs and rabbits come in a wide variety of colors and can rock a short or long hairdo. Guinea pigs and rabbits may be small, but they are two unique types of pets with […]

Petland Donates Puppy to Woman with Sickle Cell Anemia

 Wednesday, March 13th Petland Pembroke Pines donated a Mal-Shi puppy to a woman with sick cell anemia. The hypoallergenic puppy is a cross between a Maltese and Shih Tzu. The donation is a part of Petland franchisee Luis Marquez’s resolution to assist South Floridians fighting illnesses. Last year, Marquez gifted two puppies to Sebastian […]

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Discover more about Petland in our Video Gallery! Packed with tons of valuable information, our gallery was designed to educate everyone on what Petland is all about!

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Petland Gives Back

Through Petland Charities, a 501c3 organization, Petland partners with the communities their corporate stores call home to raise funds for local shelters and K9 units.

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Myth vs Fact

We're working to end cruelty and substandard care. We share in the concern of communities and have a common objective to put puppy mills out of business. That’s why we’re continually working to push for the highest standards of care at our breeder facilities and in our own facilities. Get the facts.

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Petland Gives Back to Communities via Petland Charities

Learn how Petland is giving back to local shelters and K9 units through their new charitable giving organization, Petland Charities.

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