Petco Animal Supplies, Inc., or simply Petco, is an American animal store in the United States, with company offices in San Diego as well as San Antonio. Petco sells pet products or services, along with particular kinds of online animals. Petco offers as well as holds fish, reptiles, little birds, hamsters, test subjects, as well as mice for fostering. Family pet solutions include brushing and dog training. The firm additionally owns the naming legal rights to the Petco Park baseball stadium, which is the residence of the San Diego Padres.
Since 2017, the business runs more than 1,500 areas throughout the United States and also Mexico, including greater than 85 Unleashed by Petco locations, which is a smaller-format area brand-launched, health facility services, as well as an on-line purchasing destination at petco.com.
"Believe Fostering First" is a firm viewpoint and program, which encourages animal adoption rather than the acquisition of companion pets whenever feasible. Petco was slammed when they were marketing large exotic birds in their stores. In 2005, they authorized a contract with PETA to finish the sale of large birds. Petco has never ever marketed dogs or felines, and in 2008, the business quit selling rabbits also.