10 New Products and Partnerships from the 2018 Global Pet Expo

10 New Products and Partnerships from the 2018 Global Pet Expo

The Global Pet Expo recently wrapped in Orlando!

Within the 343,000 square foot exhibition space there is a 30,000-square-foot New Products Showcase area where exhibitors displayed more than 1,000 products. We’re highlighting some of the newest announcements and products to inspire you!

Cateco Litter Box

Cateco litter boxes feature natural air circulation technology. This technology dries up the litter area in a natural and continuous manner, significantly restricting the spread of potentially harmful bacteria and reducing odors by up to 86%.

Doggles K9 Optix

Doggles offers eye protection for dogs. The new K9 Optix styles bring the product into the next generation of dog sunglasses. With frames that are all one piece coated rubber with a flexible nose bridge, these fashionable and functional glasses are a great addition to any canine wardrobe. Not to mention that these sunglasses offer 100% UV protection and shatterproof lenses.

Kaytee LED Lighted Run-About Ball – New Sizes

Last year, Kaytee won awards for their seven-inch LED Run-About Ball, and this year, they’re debuting a five-inch Mini Katyee LED Lighted Run-About Ball for pet mice or dwarf hamsters and a new 13-inch size will be for chinchillas or pet rats.

molly mutt Car Seat Covers

Molly Mutt car seat covers provide pet owners multiple solutions for traveling with their pets. The covers can be used as standard car seat covers, as hammocks or as a cover for the cargo area of the vehicle.

Nite Ize LeashLit

The LeashLit LED Micro Flashlight is a bright light that attaches to leashes, treat bags and more to help pet owners see and be seen at night.

P.L.A.Y. (Pet Lifestyle and You) Pet Teepees

P.L.A.Y. expanded it’s popular Horizon Pillow Bed Collection by transforming it’s classic woven fabric into new, exciting shapes including Pet Teepees and Chill Pads.

Petmate & La-Z-Boy

The La-Z-Boy Pet collection features premium details, luxurious fabrics, and construction built for lasting durability. (PRNewsfoto/Petmate)

Petmate announced it’s exclusive pet licensing agreement with La-Z-Boy to create the La-Z-Boy Pet collection, featuring quality crafted pet beds designed with the highest standards for lasting durability and engineered for premiere style and comfort.

Ruffwear’s Treat Trader

This is a treat bag worn on the waist. It features a magnetic closure that makes an audible cue for treat time. It is made from water-resistant shell fabric and has a lightweight, waterproof lining. The small outer pocket stores essentials and has a clicker-compatible loop.

West Paw’s Strolls and Jaunts Collection

The Jaunts collection is for active dogs and people. Active dog people walk, wear and carry the Jaunts Leash in a multitude of different configurations. Natural hemp and quick-action fasteners make this the ultimate comfortable action leash. Unique tether and release handle adjusts for handle-leading, waist wear or in-a-snap tie outs around a tree or post.

The Strolls collection is made for everyday walks. This leash is comfortable, flexible and easy to hold. Fending off odors, mud, weather and slobber, the waterproof-coated webbing handle retains it’s nice, smooth feel and lasts longer than leather or nylon.


We hope these inspired your next idea and who knows, maybe next year we’ll be featuring YOUR product!

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