Tuesday Twofer: Save 20% on Orijen 6 Fish for Dogs

Sometimes (well ok, often) when we order supplies from a particular vendor (or two), they’ll send us 5 cases of something instead of 5 individual somethings.  Which would be fantastic if we didn’t have to pay for all the extra somethings.  Usually we catch it, but sometimes it doesn’t become apparent till it’s too late […]

Got Free Pet Food? Enter our Free Pet Food Sweeps!

  You might say I got into the world of pet supplies through the kitchen door.  I grew up in restaurants, and eventually started one of my own with a couple of friends.  That cemented a fondness for tasty, healthy food and local independent business.  Which naturally led to opening Fetch in 2000, believing in […]

Twofer Tuesday: Hungry Dog Value Pack

If you have a dog, you probably go through chews like crazy.  It’s not cheap.  That’s why we like Merrick’s Hungry Dog Super Value Pack .  It’s a 2 pounder of quality mixed chew misfits, all US, all natural, but either misshapen or undersized so they don’t quite make it to headline on their own.   Today’s […]

Acana Enhances Regional Line of Pet Foods

Champion just announced that they’ve enhanced the Acana line of regional (regional to Alberta, CA) dog foods. From their press release, seems like the enhancements are about making the foods slightly lower on the glycemic scale, and higher in protein and palatability (though that’s not been a problem as far as we’ve seen).  Summary of […]

The Scoop: Stella & Chewy’s Frozen Raw, 25% off

Here’s the scoop on our food of the month, Stella & Chewy’s Frozen Raw Dinners, 25% off throughout June at our Newbury Street (Boston) or Portland Me store.  Limit one per flavor/size per visit.  More interested in a before & after?  Read this recent Stella & Chewy’s story in the NY Times Well Pets Blog. Ideal for: […]

Transparency, the New Black?

If a pet food company invites writers to tour its facilities, when everything the journalists see is carefully planned, is that really transparency?  Seems that this is a growing PR trend among corporations, and it is brilliant.  McDonald’s invites mom-bloggers for sleepovers and the result is a great PR turnaround. The Whole Dog Journal was […]