Retail sales fell 1.9% in December, the Commerce Department reported Friday, reflecting a slowdown during an otherwise robust holiday shopping season that began earlier in the year for many consumers. . It was the first decline after four consecutive months of rising sales, although November’s gain slowed from October due to the lengthening of the …

As animal welfare organizations across the country continue to pay tribute to the late actress Betty White, who died Dec. 31 at the age of 99, St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center in Madison has decided to celebrate White’s legacy with the Betty White Challenge and a “Golden Girls” adoption event this weekend. What is the …

Let’s be honest, the pet industry was growing and booming even before the pandemic hit us. The pandemic has undoubtedly accelerated the growth of the pet care market, but experts suggest it must happen sooner, if not later. The COVID-19 pandemic has been a major contributor to the growth of the companion animal industry, but …

The pandemic has led to the exhaustion or unavailability of many products, which has led shoppers to try alternative brands. MANCHESTER, Connecticut – You may have noticed it in your local grocery stores: Store shelves are constantly empty and your favorite items or brands are not available. Highland Park Market in Manchester is one of …

May 27, 1993 – December 29, 2021 Savanna Ray Bristol was born in Glenwood Springs and died at her home in Durango. She grew up and attended school in her hometown of Carbondale, where she graduated from Roaring Fork High School. In 2019, she attended San Juan Community College in Farmington, New Mexico, where she …

DUBLIN, January 12, 2022 / PRNewswire / – The report, “Veterinary Orthopedics Market Research Report By Product Type, Application, End Use, Region – Global Forecast to 2027 – Cumulative Impact of COVID-19” was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Research and Markets logo The global veterinary orthopedics market size has been estimated to be $ 492.46 million …

From huskies to shepherds, burrows to mutts, animal shelters are currently inundated with dogs over 40 pounds waiting for a second chance at new life. To help find these dog homes, Best Friends Animal Society, participant in NBC4 Clear The Shelters, is partnering with more than 20 animal rescues and municipal shelters in southern and …

By Jennifer Whitlock I feel like every time I read or watch the news lately one of the headlines has something to do with supply chain issues. Vehicles, toys, clothing and many other consumer goods are scarce. It makes sense. They are either made overseas or require parts overseas, so if we experience cargo delays …

akinbostanci / E + via Getty Images The pitfalls of an unbalanced portfolio Being a fan of a losing sports team can be painful (Jets fans?). But as a sports fan, we don’t risk our financial future with continued support from the team. However, continue to support a portfolio of companies losing in the face …

The Jackson County Animal Shelter will host a drive-thru pet vaccination event on Saturday. The Jackson County Animal Shelter will host a low-cost drive-thru vaccination clinic on Saturday, Jan.15 for dogs and cats. Pet owners should call the shelter at 541-774-6654 before Friday to make an appointment, or reserve a spot by going online at …