Jul 28, 2014 - We scoured the trade show floor where more than 900 companies showed off their latest products to find the very best for your dogs
At some point, it would seem like pet marketers simply must run out of every dog-gone idea under the sun. But based on American pet spending—a total of last year, and forecasts call for $60 billion in 2014—for entrepreneurial players in the pet economy, the best time to roll out new pet-related products and services is always right meow. Here, in celebration of , are some of the latest options to trot onto the scene.
LOS ANGELES, CA. March 20, 2014 ” DOG for DOG celebrated the launch of its new DOGSFOOD all-natural premium kibble at the 2014 Global Pet Expo (GPE) by winning the top award, the Best in Show prize in the organization’s New Product Showcase for dogs. Presented by The American Pet Products Association (APPA) and the Pet Industry Distributors Association (PIDA), this is the first time the prestigious honor has been given to a dog food product in more than five years. Additionally, DOG for DOG donated its unique display ” an eight-foot wall built out of bags of DOGSFOOD totaling 2,380 pounds of dog food, to eight local Florida dog charities.
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Global Pet Expo 2014: Dr. Marty Becker's Best New Pet Products
We're always on the hunt for the best dog products around, and we suddenly thought - what's the point in us knowing if we don't tell you? Here, continuing our Best Dog Products series we bring you some of the best dog toys of 2014 - we hope our selection of the best dog toys around has something for you!The is an award winning dog potty! It was the winner of the "2014 Red Dot Product Design Award" and the "Pet Business - 2104 Industry Recognition Award." The most notable feature of the Shake Dog Potty is that this potty folds for easy travel. The clever design makes it easy to fold and transport the potty wherever you take your dog. For liquid messes, you simply clean the potty by filling it with water, shake the Potty, and then drain the water out. Solid messes, as you may guess, still need to picked up by hand (with a glove or bag preferably). The Shake Dog Potty is treated with Ultra-Fresh antimicrobial protection to reduce odors in the potty. The design of the Shake Dog Potty directs all liquids into sealed reservoirs, almost eliminating the risk of leaks. This potty is best for medium sized dogs less than 40 pounds.