Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 22, 2013
Pussy & Pooch Pethouse and Pawbar® (http://www.pussyandpooch.com), the ultimate pet lifestyle destination for pets and their people, today opens a third retail location with expansion into downtown Long Beach at the New Promenade in the Pacifica Building. A neighborhood oasis set in a colorful and interactive social environment, Pussy & Pooch offers distinctive, yet moderately priced, high-quality products and everyday essentials with a focus on healthy nutrition and green living for pets.
“Downtown Long Beach is truly thriving, there’s a lot of growth and a real sense of community between the residents and local merchants,” said Janene Zakrajsek, co-owner, Pussy & Pooch. “We have come to know many in the area through our Belmont Shore location and saw a need for a convenient downtown neighborhood amenity and resource dedicated to those with an active pet lifestyle. We look forward to being an integral part of the community and contributing to a robust pet-friendly live, work, play environment.”
Located at 222 East Broadway, Pussy & Pooch is the exclusive home to the one-of-a-kind Pawbar®, an in-store pet café where furry friends can feast on made-to-order meaty pet meals; a Meat Market featuring ultra-premium traditional, raw and alternative pet food diets and treats, including many organic and specialty diets; and the Pethouse Boutique offering a mix of products geared toward the modern dog and cat, including eco-friendly toys, natural in-home grooming and spa products, stylish accessories for walking and training, as well as everyday pet essentials with an array of premium vitamins, herbs, and supplements for pet health and wellness, and all-natural or biodegradable cat litters and pet clean-up products. The pet lifestyle retailer offers an outdoor patio area for pets and their people to enjoy leisure time together and will also host its signature monthly Mutt Mingle pet socials as well as regularly scheduled adoption events, pet obedience and training classes.
“We’re thrilled to welcome Pussy & Pooch to Downtown Long Beach,” shared Kraig Kojian, President and CEO of Downtown Long Beach Associates. “Their unique business model caters to the pet-friendly and social nature of Downtown residents, and further enhances the retail element of the newly-completed Promenade.”
Pussy & Pooch offers customers loyalty perks through its TREAT Rewards program, which features 5% off all products and services every day, as well as special seasonal offers and invitations to VIP events.
In the coming weeks, Pussy & Pooch will host a variety of celebrations and events to further mark the opening of the Downtown Long Beach location, including a Grand Opening Open House on April 6, 1:00pm-4:00pm that the Vice Mayor of Long Beach, Robert Garcia, will formalize at 1:30pm with the ceremonial ribbon cutting.
Founded by husband and wife pet-trepreneurs, Rob Gaudio and Janene Zakrajsek, Pussy & Pooch is dedicated to pet health and wellness and its local pet communities. Pussy & Pooch opened its first retail location in downtown Los Angeles in 2007 and second in the Belmont Shore area of Long Beach in 2009.
Named “Best of LA 2011” by Los Angeles Magazine and “Outstanding Companion Animal Promotion Award 2012/2013” by Pet Product News Retailer of the Year program, Pussy & Pooch is located in downtown Los Angeles, Belmont Shore and downtown Long Beach. The ultimate pet lifestyle destination for pets and their people, Pussy & Pooch features moderately priced high quality products, services, and everyday essentials with a focus on healthy nutrition and green living for pets. It’s also the exclusive home of the one-of-a-kind Pawbar® where furry friends can feast on made-to-order meaty pet meals. Dedicated to its local communities, Pussy & Pooch regularly hosts Mutt Mingles, Meow Mingles, Pet Adoptions, Pet-centric Charity Events, Pet Nutritional Guidance and more. Follow Pussy & Pooch on Twitter @pussyandpooch and like us on Facebook.com/pussyandpooch.