We all love our cats. Hairballs? Not so much.
Let’s get right to it: cats are amazing pets. Hairballs, however, can be amazing–for all the wrong reasons. So, when Hill’s Science Diet asked if they could send some of their Hairball Control Formula to our fans, we thought it was a great idea. [...]
Although more common in long-hair cats, even their short-haired cousins can suffer from hairballs.
If you have a medium- to long-hair cat, you know what we’re talking about: the undesirable bi-product of self-grooming. And, while regular brushing can help diminish the volume of these unpleasant little presents, they still pop [...]
Enter today for your chance to win a $500 Petco gift card and a $500 Petco gift card for a shelter!
The Crazy About Giving sweepstakes is in its sixth week and has already received more than 100,000 entrants! To date, the holiday sweepstakes presented by Petco and Hill’s Science Diet has given [...]
It’s been a few weeks now since we faced Hurricane Sandy, and as we continue to move through the recovery phase, I thought I’d take a few minutes to share how Petco and the Petco Foundation are helping animals affected by Sandy.
As always in disasters like this, The Petco Foundation has been in [...]
Many of our fans have inquired about our Tropical Storm Sandy relief efforts. Here’s an update:
- We are currently working to get trucks to our Staten Island store located at 2795 Richmond Ave., Staten Island to help victims in this hard-hit region. We’d like to thank Hill’s Science Diet and Natural Balance for [...]
This holiday season, more than six million pets will enter animal shelters across the country. Shelters provide warmth and food to homeless pets as they try to find good homes with loving families.
Helping shelters this holiday season is easy! Petco has partnered with Hill’s Science Diet to invite you to enter the Crazy [...]
Sunny enjoying the outdoors
Sometimes I feel overwhelmed by the number of sad pet stories I come across each day. There are times where I find myself quickly scrolling through my Facebook feed, feeling inundated by posts about lost, abused, neglected, homeless, and needy pets. My heart sinks with each post.
Like many [...]
Have a cat? Then you're probably familiar with hairballs.
If you have a cat, you’re probably familiar with hairballs. Those icky little surprises your feline friend drops around the house are unpleasant for you and your cat. The good news? You can help prevent these nasty little hair bombs.
Cats groom themselves. [...]
If you have a cat, there’s a good chance you’ve seen a trichobezoar or two. So, what is a trichobezoar? Your probably know it by it’s more commonly used term: hairball. Gross as they are, hairballs are a pretty common problem for cat owners. Thankfully, they’re not something you have to live with.