Latest media releases from Petmania.

Pet-Experts Advise Owners as Dognapping Sweeps Ireland

[Media Release 11.08.2020] Terrified pet-owners across the country are on edge as news of a national dognapping issue spreads throughout Ireland. The lockdown created huge demand for pet dogs. Whilst many rescue shelters and professional breeders were unavoidably closed down, some less reputable sources have emerged. With demand at an all-time high, the sale of dogs has become a very lucrative business leading to the current spate of stolen pets. According to the Department of Justice ‘dognapping’ has soared by...

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Adopting a friend for life.

Galway Cat Rescue are delighted to resume adoptions following a difficult few months. Animal Shelters struggled in the face of Covid-19. Animal rescue centres predicted a surge in returns of animals following lockdown and a spike in cat and dog litters. Galway cat rescue initiated a new model of adoption in some circumstances where a “foster with view to permanent future adoption” is considered by the committee. All the kittens/cats leave the Galway Cat Rescue Centre are fully health-checked, parasite treated,...

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Hot Diggity Dog – Protect Pets from Heatstroke

May 28, 2020 Hot Diggity Dog - Protect Pets from Heatstroke As Ireland looks set to sizzle in the coming days with temperatures soaring to above 25 degrees Celsius Irish pet-experts, Petmania, are warning pet owners to be vigilant for the signs of heatstroke. The effect of heatstroke on household pets can be detrimental to their health causing organ disfunction, respiratory distress and neurological damage. If left untreated can be fatal for animals. Emily Miller of Petmania Ireland said, "We're so excited to welcome...

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Fragrant Furry Friends – Keep pets smelling fruity-fresh at home

May 25, 2020 Petmania has launched a range of fruity fragrances to help pet owners keep their pets smelling fresh now that we’re spending a lot more time at home together. TropiClean grooming products are enriched with a mild coconut cleanser to help provide a gentle, yet effective clean. The waterless shampoo and deodorising pet-spray will leave pets smelling clean between bathing and ready for snuggles. Available in five signature scents, the fresh tropical fragrances will condition your pet's coat and reduces...

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Petmania launch food appeal and fundraiser for rescue partners

May 01, 2020 No adoptions and (fur) baby-boom predicted for Offaly animal shelters Petmania launch food appeal and fundraiser for rescue partners Animal Shelters across the country are struggling in the face of Covid-19. With the current restrictions in place the normal rate of adoption and rehoming is not taking place. Animal rescue centres have predicted a surge in returns of animals following lockdown and a spike in cat and dog litters. Fundraising has ground to a halt and shelters adding further...

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Include your Pooch in your Pared back wedding

April 23, 2020 Include your Pooch in your Pared back wedding Petmania launch ‘Dog of Honour’ pamper packages and bridalwear Planning to walk down the aisle with your best friend this year? Hotly tipped as one of the wedding trends of 2020, dogs are about to become centre-stage at weddings taking place across Ireland. Especially created for our four-legged friends, Petmania Grooming Studio has launched its range of gorgeous luxury handmade bridal wearables plus a special ‘Dog-of-Honour’ Pamper Package to ensure pets are looking their...

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Petmania has created the perfect ‘at-home’ pooch pamper

April 16, 2020 10 steps to a DIY Doggie Day Spa Petmania has created the perfect ‘at-home’ pooch pamper  10 steps to a DIY Doggie Day Spa Trips to the salon are temporarily suspended and whilst everyone’s true hair colour begins to peek out and we master the art of the home spa and mani-pedi, what of our four-legged friends? Regular upkeep and maintenance of our pet’s coat is essential for their health and hygiene. It removes dead hair and dirt, controls shedding and...

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PETMANIA TO INTRODUCE ‘CARRY-TO-CAR’ SERVICE TO HELP MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING

April 01, 2020 This week Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced emergency measures which will be in place across the country. All non-essential retailers are to close until at least Sunday, April 19th. According to www.gov.ie, “retail sale of essential items for the health and welfare of animals, including animal feed and medicines, animal food, pet food and animal supplies including bedding” may remain open. Petmania  would like to reassure its customers that it will remain open throughout the crisis and is now offering a carry-to-car-service to help customers get essential supplies...

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Keep fit within 2k with help from your furry friend

March 30, 2020 Exercise tips for dogs and owners to stay active during lockdown   Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar has introduced a ban on travelling more than two kilometres from your home to get your daily exercise hit. Irish pet store, Petmania say enlist your pet to help build up your steps and ensure that they stay active during lockdown with these 10 fun ways to get moving with your furry friend and beat the cabin fever blues.    Set Up Obstacle Courses Challenge your dog...

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Woof! Woof! Egg-stremely excited for Easter

March 12, 2020 Woof! Woof! Egg-stremely excited for Easter With Easter just around the corner, Petmania, the Irish-owned pet retailer and grooming studio, has launched its dog-friendly Easter egg treats. Since the classic chocolate bunny is a no-no for furry friends this alternative will ensure the whole family is involved. Ordinary chocolate can have a long term effect on dog’s health and in extreme cases can be lethal. Petmania are advising dog owners to be vigilant this Easter and ensure that pets don’t sniff-out...

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