The beauty of an herb is that you don’t need a lot to pack a punch. A bit of basil and you get a subtle, peppery note to an otherwise sweet smoothie. A sprig of mint brings a cool fragrance to a tangy citrus drink. Our first two recipes are a perfect example of [...]
Aquaponics may sound like an underwater Cirque du Soleil spinoff but in fact it’s an incredibly efficient farming method that has been around for centuries and is now the basis of a brand new product at Petco.
Aquaponics is a combination of Aquaculture (raising fish) and Hydroponics (growing plants without soil) where fish waste [...]
Is your pet trying to tell you something? Watch for the TenL’s
Buddy, an 11-year-old labrador mix, famous for eating fast and furious, one day left his breakfast in the dish for a day.
Sparks, a 3-year-old Siamese, kept licking a spot on the silky gray coat of her right leg until a [...]
Chance to Win with Reviews
This fall, Petco’s Product Review Contest will be rewarding customers who write product reviews with the chance to win a $500 Petco gift card. After Halloween, three grand prize winners will be chosen from customers who submit reviews between 9/24/12 and 10/31/12. You are automatically entered for a chance [...]
Every month, we’ll feature a rescue/adoption story from one of our associates here at Petco HQ. This month, we’d like to share the story of Marco, a handsome Bichon who went from roaming the mean streets of Van Nuys to strutting his stuff down the pooch lovin’ halls of the Petco offices.
At Petco, [...]
As we celebrate National Service Dog Month we have encountered many heartwarming stories, including this wonderful story from Katherine Walters:
A happy ending for Sheriff, who is now Katherine's constant companion.
When I first met Sheriff through an adoption event, he was shy and reserved. He caught my eye, though, so I took [...]
Roger the Rescue
(As told by his new mom, Laura Kaplan):
I never meant to get a dog. I travel. A lot. I’m divorced and my Old English Sheepdog rescue, Yankee, went with my ex.
I get my dog fix through my friends. My friend Mike and his partner, Sandra, have two Dobermans [...]
John and his wife with Fonzie, left, and Lucy
In May, all of Petco gets behind Blue Buffalo’s Pet Cancer Awareness efforts. This year, that holds special meaning to me. I decided to share this story in the hope that it will some how, some way make a difference in how we [...]
It’s hard to imagine that the family dog can have more environmental impact than an SUV, but if pet parents aren’t careful, it can most certainly ring true. Pet lifestyle expert, Sandy Robins, shares her tips on how to reduce a pet’s carbon “paw print” so pet parents can set the new example on [...]