American Pet Products Association Shares Festive Products - Perfect for Owners Looking to Celebrate Their Pets During this Season of Thanks

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November 10, 2020

(Stamford, CT) – It’s safe to say pet owners are perhaps more grateful than ever for their pets this year, and the American Pet Products Association (APPA) is pleased to share how APPA members are helping pets enjoy Thanksgiving favorites with their families this holiday. The following products are the perfect way to say “thanks” to our pets and help make this year’s Thanksgiving pet-inclusive.

Dogs can enjoy the main course of turkey with Wellness CORE with Wholesome Grains Food. This protein-packed recipe contains the turkey meat dogs crave and is crafted with nutrient-rich whole grains like quinoa, barley and oatmeal. It’s also rich in fiber, essential vitamins and guaranteed levels of taurine to support heart health. 
Price: Starts at $15.99


Pets can join in on wearing their holiday best with the Thanksgiving Collar by Country Brook Design. This piece is made in the USA with durable, ribbed polyester webbing and has a contoured side-release buckle for a dog’s comfort. Plus, it has a heavy-welded D-ring to help ensure the leash stays securely attached while owners enjoy the crisp fall weather.
Price: Start at $12.95


Rather play than eat? Dogs can enjoy turkey with the Lulubelles Power Plush Turkey Dog Toy. Available in three sizes, dogs large and small can have fun without the extra calories. This plush toy is backed inside with an extra layer of durable mesh fused on the inside to make it high-quality. The soft plush holds up to even the chewiest canines. Plus, it’s machine washable and dryer safe. 
Price:  Starts at $12.99


Did someone say dessert? Bocce Bakery’s Pumpkin Cheesecake Treats will have dogs ditching the real pumpkin pie. Packed with tummy-settling pumpkin and breath-bettering cinnamon, this is the ultimate doggie refresher. Plus, the cream cheese means plenty of protein, making this delectable treat a healthier option too.
Price: $5.99


Cats can get a complete Thanksgiving meal with Merrick’s Thanksgiving Day Dinner formula. Cats thrive on a grain-free diet high in quality protein with moderate fat levels and low levels of carbohydrates. This natural, grain free formula cat food is fortified with vitamins, minerals, probiotics, and antioxidants, ideal for adult cats with a focus on nutrient rich ingredients to support overall health.
Price: Starts at $27.00/per case


 For more information, product samples, images or interview opportunities, please contact Liz Freeman at 775-322-4022 or


The American Pet Products Association (APPA) is the leading trade association serving the interests of the pet products industry since 1958.  APPA membership includes more than 1,100 pet product manufacturers, their representatives, importers and livestock suppliers representing both large corporations and growing business enterprises.  APPA's mission is to promote, develop and advance pet ownership and the pet product industry and to provide the services necessary to help its members prosper. APPA is also proud to grow and support the industry through the following initiatives: Pets Add Life (PAL), Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation (ARF) Pets and Vets Program, the Human Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI), the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC), Bird Enjoyment and Advantage Koalition (BEAK), and the Pet Care Trust.  Visit for more information.



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