Petco - Store
Petco is an American retail chain of pet stores with more than 1500 stores throughout the United States, Mexico and Puerto Rico. In addition to offering pet supplies, food, toys and other items, Petco also has a growing network of over 100 veterinary hospitals in their stores. They also offer dog wash services, grooming, training, adoptions and more.
Petco - History
With a history it can trace back to 1965 with a mail-order company originally called UPCO, the company changed its name to Petco in 1979. Getting started in California, Petco grew over the next decades by acquiring other pet supply chains and opening into new states. Today’s Petco operates more than 1500 stores in all 50 states.
Petco - Promotions
Petco offers tons of different sales and deals for their shoppers, including a weekly ad, seasonal sales, promotions and an app for personalized pet shopping. The Petco Pals Rewards Program with free membership allows for members to earn points on their purchase to use toward future savings. Customers who join the email mailing list online can get access to exclusive offers in their inbox.
Petco - News
In October 2022, Petco announced that it would be partnering with Nationwide. This partnership will help to increase access to pet services and veterinary care for customers and their pets. Nationwide is the largest pet insurer in the country and the partnership will help to develop a multi-year strategy to provide affordable pet health, protection and wellness solutions for families across the US.
Petco - More Information
The Petco Love foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes pet adoption. Investing more than $300 million since its start in 1999, Petco Love supports local animal welfare organizations across the nation. In addition, in-store events are hosted to promote pet adoption, which has resulting in finding homes for more than 6 million animals.