Heart of PetSmart Stories

Local PetSmart Store Donates Carts Full of Supplies to Local Animal Shelter after Ten-Year-Old’s Inspiring Letter

Ten-year-old Connor Shepherd decided to use his school assignment to help local animals in need. After being assigned a persuasive letter in class, Connor chose to write to his local PetSmart store to ask for a donation of pet supplies for the Peninsula Regional Animal Shelter. In his letter to PetSmart, Connor wrote, “If someone …

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A Record-Breaking Year for the Holiday Toy Drive

PetSmart’s Chance & Friends collection spread a lot of joy this holiday season with a record-breaking 9.5 million toys donated to people in need! Toys are delivered to organizations like children’s hospitals, police departments, animal shelters and other local nonprofit organizations. In November, a PetSmart in Grand Blanc, Mich. donated eight bags full of Chance …

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PetsHotel Staff Saves Life of Doggie Day Camp Regular

Four-year-old golden retriever Brady is a staff favorite at the Kentwood, MI PetsHotel, visiting often to play with friends at Doggie Day Camp and attend themed playdates. He is known among the associates as a mischievous ladies’ man who always has a smile on his face. That’s why staff immediately noticed when Brady wasn’t acting …

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DOG ABANDONED AT PETSHOTEL GETS ADOPTED BY PETSMART ASSOCIATE

Isabella, an 8-month-old boxer mix, checked into the PetsHotel in Columbia, Md. for a week-long stay last Thanksgiving. However, when it came time for Isabella to check out, her pet parent never returned to pick her up. Associates made several attempts to reach Isabella’s family but, as the weeks passed, it became clear that they …

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PetSmart associates raise $11,000 for community’s first dog park

For residents of Ottawa, Ill., playtime with your dog usually means walks around downtown. But now, Ottawa dogs and their families have somewhere new to run and play together! The Heritage Harbor community had never had a dog park, and recently began the process of creating a space for their much-loved pets to play freely. …

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