PetSmart® Opens New Store in Van Nuys

Public invited to attend Grand Opening celebration and ribbon-cutting
March 5

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PetSmart is pleased to announce the opening of a new store in Van Nuys,
Calif., located at 7888 Van Nuys Blvd., in the L.A. metro area. To
celebrate, PetSmart is having a grand opening event Sat., March 5,
starting with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 9 a.m. Media and pet parents
are encouraged to attend and to bring their four-legged friends to join
in the fun!


The first 50 shoppers will receive a mystery gift card (potential value
from $5 up to $50) and all shoppers will receive free giveaways such as
t-shirts, pet treat samples, pet toys and discount coupons.* The store’s
adoption partners, Heaven on Earth and New Leash on Life, will be onsite
with cats and dogs available for adoption.

In addition to the grand opening celebration, the store will also
celebrate National Nutrition Month with a pet nutrition event 12 noon –
4 p.m. featuring pet nutrition trivia, demonstrations, education, and

What: PetSmart Grand Opening celebration

When: Saturday, March 5, 2016, 9:00 a.m.

Where: PetSmart, 7888 Van Nuys Blvd. Van Nuys, CA 91402 (part of
The Plant shopping center).

The Van Nuys store features nearly 12,000 square feet of space,
providing pet parents with a broad range of competitively priced pet
food and a comprehensive line of pet products. The new store includes
useful services such as pet training, adoption services, as well as a
full-service grooming salon where dogs and cats receive hands-on care
from academy-trained, safety-certified stylists dedicated to making pets
look and feel their best.**

*All grand opening giveaways available while supplies last.
are subject to availability. See store for details.

About PetSmart®

 is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions
for the lifetime needs of pets. At PetSmart, we love pets, and we
believe pets make us better people. Every day with every connection,
PetSmart’s passionate associates help bring pet parents closer to their
pets so they can live more fulfilled lives. This mission impacts
everything we do for our customers, the way we support our associates,
and how we give back to our communities. We employ approximately 53,000
associates and operate approximately 1,444 pet stores in the United
States, Canada and Puerto Rico and approximately 202 in-store PetSmart®
 dog and cat boarding facilities. PetSmart provides a
broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products and offers
dog training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart
Doggie Day Camp
 day care services and pet adoption services
in-store. Our portfolio of digital resources for pet parents—including,,,
the most comprehensive online pet supplies and pet care information in
the U.S. Through our in-store pet adoption partnership with independent
nonprofit organizations, PetSmart
 and PetSmart Charities™ of Canada, PetSmart helps to save
the lives of more than 500,000 homeless pets each year. In addition,
PetSmart supports organizations that make communities a better place to
call home through our philanthropy program, PetSmart
Gives Back
™. By giving back to the communities where we live and
work, PetSmart not only celebrates the power of pets to enrich
people’s lives—we live it.

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Melissa Wenzel, 623-587-2470
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