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Dog rescuers, flush with donations, buy animals from the breeders they scorn

Rescuer Theresa Strader says she’s seen a change at the breeder auctions, with more rescuers attending and some paying high prices for dogs—a practice she questions. An effort that animal rescuers began more than a decade ago to buy dogs for $5 or $10 apiece from commercial breeders has become a nationwide shadow market that […]

Petland Charities Sponsors Canine Companion Grads

CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Petland Charities is pleased to announce its support for Canine Companions for Independence in the North Central Region. The $5,000 contribution made in April offset the program costs associated with providing highly trained assistance dogs at no cost to people with disabilities. Three recipients, one from each of the remaining Team Training sessions […]

Petland Supports Service Dogs in Honor of National K9 Veterans Day

In honor of National K9 Veterans Day on March 13, Petland and Petland Charities will support more than 135 service dogs across the country. In Florida alone, Petland stores support 24 K9 units across the state. Petland’s national Community Service outreach includes offering support to local police, sheriff and fire departments as well as support […]

Boys Fighting Hunter Syndrome Gifted Therapy Dogs From Pembroke Pines Pet Store Owner

WHAT TO KNOW Hunter syndrome is a debilitating and eventually deadly disease as the body doesn’t produce a particular enzyme to act as a recycling center A Pembroke Pines pet store owner is donating therapy dogs to boys in Broward County who suffer from Hunter syndrome After hearing of a 4-year-old boy’s struggle with a […]

Petland Stores Raise $130,000 for St. Jude

The numbers are in! Petland stores nationwide raised more than $130,000 during the 2016 St. Jude Halloween Pin-Up Promotion benefiting St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. “This year, our franchisees set a goal to reach $100,000 in donations,” Petland’s Director of Public […]

Humane Society Reminds Vehicle Owners Not to Leave Pets in Hot Cars

WINNIPEG — As sweltering summer temperatures set in, the Winnipeg Humane Society is reminding pet owners not to leave their furry friends in a hot car. Temperatures inside a vehicle, even on cooler days, can get significantly warmer and put pets at risk of heat stroke, brain damage and even death. “We need to do more for […]

Raising money for Humane Society always a gratifying experience

The Dog Days of Summer are upon Cold Lake again. Even before summer began, Cold Lake had already undergone a heat warning, so it seemed appropriate that Images Studios hosted its 10th annual Dog Days of Summer fundraiser for the Lakeland Humane Society earlier this month. Accredited canine photographer Susie O’Connor was once again volunteering […]

WATCH: Alberta Animal Services donates 10,000 pounds of pet food to Red Deer food bank

Humans aren’t the only hungry ones served by the Red Deer and District Food Bank. A large donation of pet food will help people feed their furry and feathered friends. On Tuesday, Alberta Animal Services donated 10,000 pounds of pet food to the food bank. The food was collected from across Red Deer, including donations […]

All about Pets with Petland: breeders

Ron Solsrud brings with him Sydney Brown, sales manager at Petland Iowa City, to talk about what breeders their puppies come from, and also the efforts they take to make sure the facilities are in perfect conditions.

Petland: 10 Things You Definitely Didn’t Know

Petland is one of the most popular and well-known destinations for pet owners to buy pet-related items. However, despite the fact that the company has spent a considerable amount of time in the spotlight and under the scrutiny of the public eye, there are still some things that many people don’t know. With that in mind, here we […]

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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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