Pet Supermarket operates one hundred fifty five pet specialty retail stores in eleven states producing over $300 million of income. Holtz joined Pet Supermarket in 1992 and served as president and COO since 2002, and served as president, CEO and a board member since 2015. Merchandising shall be a shared service supporting both Pet Valu and Pet Supermarket with separate and distinct assortment strategies. Affiliates of Atlanta-primarily based Roark Capital took Pet Valu non-public in August of 2009 and bought Pet Supermarket in in April of 2015. Holtz joined Pet Supermarket in 1992 and served as president and COO since 2002. Thomas McNeely will become president and CEO of Pet Retail Brands upon the closing of the transaction. Both Pet Valu and Pet Supermarket are one-stop retailers for purchasers, providing a broad collection of premium pet meals, supplies and services offered by educated skilled employees who present knowledgeable and pleasant … Read the rest
CARLSBAD The only retailer in Carlsbad that sells purebred puppies was in the midst of closing Wednesday, hours after the City Council voted to ban the retail sale of canines and cats from industrial breeders. The breeders are additionally unlikely to both know or care about the breed normal, that set of guidelines that describes each breed and maintains its integrity; to rigorously select breeding inventory for sound temperament; to make use of AKC’s limited registration and require sterilization of pet high quality puppies; or to think about the reproductive health of their canines when making breeding decisions.
Chances are slim that puppies from these sources come from dogs which have been examined for the genetic ailments frequent to their breeds. Although many people get good pets from pet stores, likelihood is that the puppy can have a number of problems brought on by poor breeding practices and the … Read the rest