Petco, San Diego Padres Celebrate the “Dog Days of Summer”

Batting a thousand with both baseball buffs and their buddies who bark, for the 13th consecutive year Petco and the San Diego Padres welcomed both two-and four-legged sports fans to Petco Park for the “Dog Days of Summer.” More than 500 dogs enjoyed the opportunity to watch the Padres play ball against the Atlanta Braves […]

How You Can Help Dan + Shay Promote #ThinkAdoptionFirst

A platinum-selling duo with hearts of gold, Dan + Shay have not only starred alongside rescue dogs in the music video for their chart-topping single “Nothin’ Like You,” now the country crooners– who are currently on the road with their respective Rovers on their Obsessed tour– are helping to shine a spotlight on companion animals […]

MUTTS Creator Kicks off Petco Foundation’s “Love Changes Everything” Campaign

MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell has always been quick on the draw to help a paws cause. Now the cartoonist who has entertained fans of the daily funnies for over two decades with the comedic capers of Earl the dog and Mooch the cat is drawing attention to adoptable companion animals. On March 4 McDonnell is […]

Unleashed by Petco Surf City Surf Dog Event Helps Dogs in Need

By September 25th the dog days of summer will be just a memory, but don’t tell that to the totally tubular tail-waggers from around the world who will ride the tide for a paws cause at the 8th annual Unleashed by Petco Surf City Surf Dog event! Skilled Spots who have been “California Dreamin’” will […]

Olympian Gus Kenworthy Promotes #ThinkAdoptionFirst

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are underway in Rio, and as sports fans cheer for athletes from around the globe as they go for the gold, devotees of dogs are applauding the ongoing efforts of 2014 winter Olympian Gus Kenworthy as the silver medalist with a heart of gold continues to promote the option of […]

Actress Jamie Chung Promotes #ThinkAdoptionFirst

Actress Jamie Chung, who has portrayed the warrior Mulan on the ABC series Once Upon a Time and lent her voice to the character of Go Go in the big screen animated adventure Big Hero 6, took on the real life role of a loving pet parent when she adopted Ewok. This canine has been […]

Lil Jon, Bucky Lasek Take Part in Dog Days of Summer #PadresPets #SDinHD

Stars from the worlds of sports and song stepped up to the plate to help pitch the option of pet adoption as they threw out the honorary first pitches at the 11th annual Dog Days of Summer game, hosted by Petco. Before the San Diego Padres faced the Seattle Mariners, hundreds of baseball buffs and […]

San Diego Padres to Celebrate Dog Days of Summer

On July 1st baseball buffs and their buddies who bark will cheer on the San Diego Padres at a celebration of sports and Spots– the 11th annual “Dog Days of Summer” game at Petco Park. Throwing out the first pitch will be Bucky Lasek, a hot-dogging 10-time X Games gold medalist who recently helped to […]

#MayThe4thBeWithYou Star Wars Giveaway!

Yes, I know this is dating me but was just crazy about the Star Wars movies when they were first released. I guess the love of the movie franchise must have continued into my adult years because one of our previous dogs — sweet Yoda — was named after a favorite movie character. To celebrate […]

Pro Skateboarder Bucky Lasek Promotes Pet Adoption

As a professional skateboarder and rallycross driver he’s hell on wheels, but in the eyes of the dog he adopted from a shelter Bucky Lasek is heaven-sent, and now the multi-Summer X Games gold medalist has teamed up with Petco for a video that is helping to put the wheels in motion for a better […]