New: November 2014
launches the Animal Instincts Slow Feed Bowl, which is designed to promote a dog’s natural foraging instincts. It encourages slower eating and prevents bloating, obesity and choking. The spiral design allows dogs to eat a little at a time without experiencing these uncomfortable side effects. The Animal Instincts Slow Feed Bowl is available in three colors: green, purple and blue. It has a suggested retail price of $11.99.
introduces TrustyPup Therapeutic Comfort Collection pet beds, designed to help provide supportive and therapeutic rest for senior dogs. The line has two beds: TenderCare and ThermaCare.
The TenderCare pet bed uses dimpled, egg-carton-shaped foam that helps evenly distribute a dog’s weight to promote deep, restful sleep. The bed is constructed using BeneFoam Orthopedic environmentally friendly foam that is formulated in a process that uses soybeans as one of its primary ingredients. The TenderCare comes in two sizes: medium (35” x 25” x 4”) and large (40” x 30” x 4”). Both are available in Blue Geo or Tan Geo. The TenderCare bed has a suggested retail price of $49.99 for the medium, and $69.99 for the large.
The ThermaCare pet bed is intended to offer maximum therapeutic advantage through the use of heat- and pressure-responsive memory foam in its construction. This MemoryMix material conforms to a pet’s contours, providing support that reduces painful pressure points. The bed is constructed from a recycled composite of remnants left over from foam and memory foam mattresses to reduce the amount of waste that goes into landfills. The ThermaCare measures 36” x 27” x 2” and is available in Brown Stripe or Gray Stripe. It has a suggested retail price of $49.99. Both beds come with machine-washable covers.
adds long-lasting Chew’N Bones to its line of American Kennel Club treats, toys and accessories. Chew’N Bones are a high-quality rawhide alternative treat for dogs. The bone shape invites vigorous chewing, which reduces tartar buildup and promotes healthy teeth and gums. These easily digestible dental treats consist of natural flavoring and healthy ingredients to fulfill the dog’s natural chewing desire. Chew’N Bones are available in three flavors: Chicken, Bacon and Cheese.
Petsport announces two additions to the Tuff Squeak Ballistic line of toys: the Ballistic Pet Pal and Ballistic Rope Pet. The Pet Pal and Rope Pet are made of durable ballistic-nylon fabric and are built to tug and float. Pet Pal has a handle, and Rope Pet has a knotted rope, for pets that love tug-of-war. Both toys are available in a variety of styles. The Ballistic Pet Pal has a suggested retail price of $10.80, and the Ballistic Rope Pets has a suggested retail price of $11.34.
offers the Chunky Chew 8” Beef Braided Ring, made from natural grass-fed, free-range Brazilian beef hide. PetAg’s patented marinade process ensures flavor throughout, with no topical residue. The Chunky Chew 8” Beef Braided Ring is designed exclusively for large dogs and aggressive chewers, and has a suggested retail price of $13.99 to $14.99.
The Chunky Chew Safety-Knot Bone is also made from natural grass-fed, free-range Brazilian beef hide. PetAg’s patented design slows down the chewing process, and the Safety Knot Bone is designed exclusively for large dogs and aggressive chewers. The Chunky Chew 7” Safety-Knot Bone has a suggested retail price of $7.99 to $8.99. The Chunky Chew 9” Safety-Knot Bone has a suggested retail price of $11.99 to $12.99.
F.M. Brown’s Sons, Inc.
, presents Extreme! Gourmet Food for Pet Birds. These daily diets for pet birds contain fruits, vegetables, nuts, seeds and grains, and they are fortified with vitamins and minerals. The colorful shapes and textures add variety to help make mealtime fun while providing a source of activity to help reduce cage boredom. The food contains beneficial bacteria to support healthy digestion, and natural preservatives. Extreme! Gourmet Food is available in Cockatiel, Parrot and Parakeet varieties, and has a suggested retail price of $4.99 to $7.99.
PetCare’s Fancy Feast brand introduces broths featuring real, recognizable ingredients. The varieties feature either a classic silky or creamy broth and are crafted without by-products or fillers. The broths come in portioned, ready-to-pour pouches. Each pouch includes a variety of tastes and textures, and high-quality, real seafood or chicken. Select varieties also include real vegetables or a touch of milk.
The line currently features eight recipes that offer a combination of broth with real seafood and veggies. Four new chicken varieties will launch in early 2015. Fancy Feast Broths have a suggested retail price of $1.19 per 1.4-oz. pouch.
Also from Nestlé Purina PetCare, ALPO Wholesome Biscuits are made with wholesome ingredients and savory chicken flavor. The crunchy texture helps clean teeth, freshen breath and reduce tartar buildup. The treats are 100-percent complete and balanced for adult dogs and contain 23 vitamins and minerals to help support a healthy, active lifestyle. The biscuits also contain calcium to help support strong teeth and bones. ALPO Wholesome Biscuits come in three sizes (small, medium and large), with a suggested retail price of $2.69 for a 24-oz. bag. For more information, visit.purina.com.
Select Fresh From the Kitchen is a home-cooked meal made of fresh, shredded chicken with garden vegetables such as carrots and spinach, and antioxidant-rich cranberries. The food comes in a resealable bag with a flat bottom and has a suggested retail price of $7.99.
presents the Collapsible KlipScoop. The three-in-one pet food tool is a colorful food scoop, a collapsible measuring cup and a bag clip that can keep the top of the dry food bag closed. The clip feature keeps the item handy and helps pet owners practice proper portion control by not overfeeding or just freely pouring dry food out of the bag. The KlipScoop is BPA-free and dishwasher safe, and it collapses completely flat for storage. It is available in four bright, bold colors and ½-, one- and two-cup sizes.
The Dexas Snack-DuO can carry the dog’s water and a snack in the same bottle. The dual-chamber bottle cylinder, with a collapsible companion cup, has side-by-side chambers, each with its own type of lid: a watertight cap top for the water bottle side, and a wide-mouth snap-top lid on the snack side. The Dexas Snack-DuO has a liquid capacity of 12 oz./360 ml, and a dry snack capacity of 1.5 cups. The collapsible companion cup holds one cup (8 oz.) and attaches to the bottle with a carabiner. The Snack-DuO is made with BPA-free, high-impact resins and is dishwasher safe in the top rack. It is available in a variety of colors, including sky blue, lime green and purple.
Lincoln Bark has added a third flavor of Nibbles: Duck with Chia Seed. The limited ingredient treat is made from Midwest-raised duck and organic chia seed. With only two ingredients, this brain-boosting, functional treat is packed with protein, omega-3 fatty acids and antioxidants. The made-in-the-USA treats contain no gluten, grain, preservatives or GMOs. The 2.6-oz. package has a suggested retail price of $13.99.
LED collars and leashes from Nite Beam Products
enable pets and owners to remain visible up to half a mile away in the dark. The collars and leashes are powered by easily replaceable batteries with a life of 80 to 90 hours. The lights shine brightly through both sides of the leash, which has a comfortable padded grip. The leash also has swivels at each end to allow the pet to abruptly change direction without jerking the neck. The swivel located near the grip takes the jerking pressure off the wrist. The collars come in three sizes: small for dogs up to 15 lbs., medium for dogs between 15-60 lbs., and large for dogs 60-plus lbs. The leash comes in two sizes: small (3/4 in. width by 6 ft. length) and medium/large (1 in. width by 8 ft. length). The collars and leashes both come in blue, red, orange, pink and safety green.
Pet ‘n Shape
expands its offerings to include All-Natural Chicken Jerky and All-Natural Beef Jerky. They are made and sourced in the USA and are available in two varieties: Stix and Strips. Jerky Stix and Strips are meaty and tender, made with simple ingredients and no artificial additives or preservatives. They are made using a slow-roasting process. All-Natural Chicken Jerky Stix and Beef Jerky Stix are available in medium and large multi-packs. The medium packages have a suggested retail price of $4.99 to $5.99. The large packages have a suggested retail price of $9.99 to $10.99.
introduces RuffMaxx Bowls, which are shatter, scratch and stain resistant, as well as 25 percent heavier than most melamine bowls. They are heat resistant up to 350 degrees, and also microwavable and dishwasher safe. RuffMaxx Bowls are available in black or blue in 32-oz. and 64-oz. bowls for dogs, and 1.25-cup saucers for cats. They have a suggested retail price of $11.99 to $16.99.
Petmate also presents Arm & Hammer Kennel Mats, which feature built-in antimicrobial protection to inhibit the growth of bacteria and reduce odor. They are designed for use in home, kennel or carrier, and they are made from polyester batting fill to provide comfort and warmth. The mats have a non-skid bottom, are machine washable, and are available in seven sizes and assorted colors. Arm & Hammer Kennel Mats have a suggested retail price of $10.99 to $44.99.
presents the Tricky Treat Ball Xtreme dog toy. Dogs and humans can play fetch or tug of war, and the ballistic fabric is tough and built for extreme use. The built-in interactive treat-dispensing ball can fit the dog’s favorite small treats, which spill out to reward the pup. This challenging interactive toy will entertain the dog for hours. It comes in three sizes and has a suggested retail price of $7.99 for the small, $10.99 for the medium and $14.99 for the large.
Temptations Treats for Cats introduces Temptations Tumblers, a treat designed for owners to toss and roll. The treats encourage cats to play, providing cat owners with a new way to bond with their pets every day. Temptations Tumblers are available in two flavor combinations: Tasty Chicken & Turkey and Savory Salmon & Tuna. They have a suggested retail price of $1.89 for a 2.47-oz. bag.
Alliance Pet Products
expands its line of cable and chain tie-out products. The family of tie-out products includes additional sizes in twisted and welded link chains that are dependable and weather resistant. New sizes of Giant, Aerial and Puppy cable tie-outs with nickel-plated snaps have been added and are manufactured using durable hardware to offer superior strength.
The company’s quality-guaranteed tie-out stakes have also been expanded to include Giant Fin, which are best suited for hard soil, and Auger Dome, for sandy and loose ground. A highly visible yellow poly tie-out adds variety to the existing black color. There are also packaging updates, such as open packaging that allows the consumer to interact with the products to make a decision. The cable tie-outs have suggested retail prices ranging from $11.49 to $28.49. The tie-out chains have suggested retail prices ranging from $4.49 to $19.49. The poly tie-outs have suggested retail prices ranging from $5.99 to $14.99.
PetRageous Designs presents CrunchRageous Toys, stuffless squeak toys that pet owners can turn into a “crunchy” toy by inserting an empty water bottle through the Velcro closure at the bottom. CrunchRageous toys are made of soft Velboa and Sherpa polyester and are hemmed at the seams with durable twill. Each character in this three-piece collection includes a squeaker in the polyester fill-stuffed head. These versatile toys keep dogs entertained with both its squeak and crunch capabilities. The water bottle is not included. CrunchRageous Toys have a suggested retail price of $6.99.
PetRageous Designs also presents A La Mode Stoneware Bowls, a collection that includes matching food and water bowls in both a 3-cup and 2-cup capacity. Each capacity features a food bowl with “Hungry” scripted on the outside and a coordinating water bowl with “Thirsty” scripted in the same location. These bowls are 100-percent stoneware and have a design with basic black and white colors that coordinate well with modern home décor. The 3-cup capacity bowls have a bone graphic in the basin and a suggested retail price of $13.49. The 2-cup capacity bowls have a paw graphic in the basin and a suggested retail price of $10.99.
introduces Smells and Stains in a three-liter size. The product contains naturally based enzymes, and it features an effective, safe and non-toxic formula. Smells and Stains is formulated to break down stains molecule by molecule. It is made in Canada by Natural Chemistry, including the enzymes. The three-liter bottle has a suggested retail price of $14.99.
launches ökocat Natural Cat Litters. The four lightweight, high-performance natural cat litters give cat owners a natural, chemical-free solution. The eco-friendly litters are designed for households where pets and/or people are sensitive to dust, have asthma or suffer from allergies. ökocat Natural Cat Litters provide superior odor control and maximum absorption with dust-free and clumping options. The litter is available in four formulas and has a suggested retail price of $8.99 to $19.99.