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Pet ownership on rise, leading to increased revenue in the industry

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 03, 2017

A drop in US birth rates is linked with a corresponding increase in total pet industry revenue. "Just as parents put their children's needs ahead of their own, many pet owners will tighten their own budget in order to provide for their animals," writes Patrick Watson. Forbes (12/29)


How Rover.com grew its paid mobile traffic

APPA SmartBrief | Dec 27, 2016

New drugs offer safer treatment for dogs' itchy skin

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 03, 2017

Online retail Chewy.com moves into Pa. warehouse

APPA SmartBrief | Dec 27, 2016

Interactive feeders taking on new forms

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 03, 2017

Personal care products for pets gain popularity

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 09, 2017

Acquisition makes Mars' pet care business bigger than its confectionery segment

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2017

Sales of Pokemon-like amphibians grow despite legal obstacles

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 09, 2017

How high-tech toys help dogs

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 03, 2017

Veterinarian creates cat feeding system that simulates hunting

APPA SmartBrief | Jan 16, 2017


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