The Scoop on Cat Litter

In the late 1940s, Edward Lowe, a young man who worked at his dad’s company that sold industrial absorbents, gave a neighbor a supply of an absorbent called “Fuller’s Earth” to replace the ashes she was using in her cat’s litter box.  She was sold on the clay so Lowe started marketing it as “Kitty…

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Feeding a Raw Diet: The Basics

Okay, so you’ve heard it come up before, and you know it’s got to be healthy, but what the heck is it? A raw food diet is basically meat, fruits, vegetables, and bones in their raw form.  With raw food, essentially, what you see is what you get.  There are no fillers, no hidden ingredients,…

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Proper Nutrition for Cats

The most striking feature of a cat is its eyes.  The color and shape can take on an effect similar to a kaleidoscope.  As you look deeper into the eyes of a cat, you can easily be swept away by the mysteries of what he or she may be thinking or feeling.  Our feline companions…

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Choosing Healthy Pet Treats

Giving your dog or cat treats and chews is one of the best ways to train your pet and to show him or her how much they are loved.  However, many of the treats being sold out there today are made from unhealthy stuff — fats, sugars, preservatives, colorings — the list goes on and…

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Supplementing Your Dog or Cat’s Diet

Vitamins have been known to man since the very early 1900’s and vitamin deficiencies were known long before that. Within a few short years, and I’m sure many hours in laboratories across the globe, a final hypothesis was made – a lack of vitamins in humans will make them sick. I’m sure this comes as…

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Problem Puppy?

Okay so you finally have the most adorable puppy in the world.  You can’t help yourself from talking like a baby as you pet its fluffy little head.  Let me take a little time to help prevent your baby talk from becoming yelling and swearing.  Let’s get started! Always remember two words when it comes…

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Picking the Right Pet!

It’s very important to consider your lifestyle and household environment when deciding on adding a pet to the family. Take this simple quiz created by Lisa Acho Remorenko, executive director of Animal Adoption Solutions in Santa Barbara, CA (and my cousin) to better help determine what kind of pet will work for you. 1. How…

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4th Annual Customer Appreciation Event!

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for…well at least the moment your kids have been waiting for!  Sunday July 31st from 9-6 we will be hosting our annual customer appreciation event. It’s gonna be packed full of fun for everyone. Everything in the store will be discounted at least 10% and up to $5 off on dog and…

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Upcoming Events!!!

There are lots of things going on this summer at Premier Pet Supply and we are really excited. This month on June 26th we will be hosting a low-cost vaccination clinic from 10-2pm. Everyone is welcome and Steve Grunwald from 99.5 WYCD will be here with his dog Daisy promoting the event from 12-2. The…

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The Power of Pumpkin

I have always been fascinated by trends, fads and shifts in patterns of popular thinking, so it is no surprise that I like to watch these movements develop in the pet industry. Tracking trends, reading up on new products and responding to our customers pet needs is one way we feel we can stay current…

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Carob Treats-Three Dog Bakery

Many products are marketed at the paying customer and not the end-user, thus it is very common to see dog treats molded and pitched as products that we would enjoy ourselves, such as chocolate chip cookies. While pet store chocolate chip cookies may fool the untrained eye, they are definitely different than a hot batch…

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Himalayan Dog Chews

As the use of rawhide has faded, new and creative chews like dried sweet potato have emerged. Another newcomer is the Himalayan Dog Chew. These are preservative-free and made of cow and yak milk. And although raw dairy products are known to cause doggy digestion issues, many cooked cheeses are commonly used as training treats.…

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