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June, 2017

  • 23 June

    PFMA supports first ever UK-hosted ESVCN congress

    PFMA, Pet Food

    The Pet Food Manufacturers’ Association (PFMA) will be hosting a pet food nutrition seminar at the 21st Congress  of the European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition (ESVCN). It is the first time in history that the UK has hosted ESVCN and PFMA will be supporting the event in Cirencester, …

  • 23 June

    ROYAL CANIN® searches for ‘rescue pet of the year’

    ROYAL CANIN, Rescue Pet, Cat, dog

    After four years of ROYAL CANIN®’s Rescue Cat of the Year campaign, 2017 sees the competition opened up to owners of rescue dogs as well.   Rescue Pet of the Year 2017 is designed to build awareness for rescue centres and the cats and dogs they care for and rehome, …

  • 23 June

    Melton Mowbray encourages businesses to be pet friendly

    Melton Mowbray has launched the PAW-some scheme – a new initiative to encourage more businesses in Melton Mowbray to become pet friendly. Councillor Mal Sheldon, chair of Melton Borough Council of Melton Borough Council’s Rural, Economic and Environmental Committee explained: “According to the Kennel Club, four out of five companies say that they …

  • 23 June

    Get involved today with National Bring your Dog to Work Day

    Thousands of businesses from across the UK will welcome their dog loving employees into the workplace along with their loyal (and well-behaved!) four-legged companions. As well as promoting the benefits of bringing dogs into safe work environments, the goal of the event is to raise money for animal welfare. The two …

  • 22 June

    Skinner’s sponsors Gundog Awards

    gundogs. skinners

    Skinner’s Pet Foods will be sponsoring The Field magazine’s first ever Gundog Awards. Skinner’s has long been associated with working dogs, particularly gundogs. The company has manufactured its working dog food, the Field & Trial range, for around 25 years. Earlier this year Skinner’s also launched its Life range for pets. William Delamore, …

  • 20 June

    TRIXIE announces successful in-house trade fair


    TRIXIE’s in-house trade fair in Tarp attracted 20 international sales partners and their 250 customers from 19 different countries. The event took place from 9 – 11 June, 2017 and focused upon ‘New Views – Fresh Perspectives’  The TRIXIE team welcomed guests from Germany and direct sales countries including France, the UK …

  • 19 June

    Greyhound walk was the biggest yet


    Great Global Greyhound Walk has beaten its previous records by featuring more walks around the country than ever before. The event, which took place on 11 June, covered almost 100 locations across the UK. York topped the charts with 216 sighthounds taking part. Founder, Janet Peacock, began the Great Global Greyhound Walk in Essex …

  • 15 June

    Natures Menu sponsors Bring Your Dog to Work Day

    Natures Menu

    Raw food manufacturer, Natures Menu, will join businesses across the UK in welcoming four-legged companions into the workplace on 23 June. The company is one of the official sponsors of the nationwide Bring Your Dog to Work Day. The event aims to raise money for charity while making a difference to …

  • 14 June

    VET Fest celebrates a record year

    VET Festival, in partnership with Centaur Services, celebrated its third year, last weekend, delivering ‘Veterinary Education for Tomorrow’ to a record number of over 1400 delegates. The two-day outdoor conference held at Loseley Park, Guildford, featured 36 international speakers that delivered the most relevant CPD applicable to small animal practice today, …

  • 14 June

    BETA announces coffee shop sponsor

    BETA International

    German company Schockemöhle Sports will return to BETA International in 2018 to sponsor the Coffee Shop under its TONICS footwear brand for a third consecutive year. The exhibition showcases leading equestrian, country clothing, outdoor and pet products. “BETA International offers us a fantastic opportunity to reach out to existing and potential …