PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 12, 2018--PetSmart ® will host an open house and tours of all the grooming salons and PetsHotel® locations on Sunday, Sept. 23. This nationwide event will give pet parents an opportunity to meet their local pet stylists for a personalized consultation, discuss their pet's specific needs, and have questions answered.

During the salon event, pet parents will learn about PetSmart’s safety standards and processes, and will be invited to tour the “back of the house” to get a behind-the-scenes look at the salon and what their pet experiences when they are in PetSmart’s care. The first 25 salon tour participants will receive a free gift bag.*

Pet parents and their pets can also tour PetSmart’s PetsHotel boarding facilities for dogs and cats, where pet parents are invited to get to know their local hotel leader, while their pups enjoy free, dog-friendly ice cream. For more information on this nationwide event, visit petsmart.com.

For a list of PetSmart PetsHotel locations, visit https://www.petsmart.com/store-locator/.

* All giveaways available while supplies last.

Salon and PetsHotel Open House Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018

Salon Open House and Tour 10 a.m. – noon

PetsHotel Open House and Tour 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

About PetSmart®

PetSmart, Inc. 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, together, can live more fulfilled lives. This vision impacts everything we do for our customers, the way we support our associates and how we give back to our communities. PetSmart employs approximately 55,000 associates and operates more than 1,600 pet stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, as well as more than 200 in-store PetSmart PetsHotel® dog and cat boarding facilities. The retailer provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and products, as well as services such as dog training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart Doggie Day Camp™ and pet adoption. PetSmart, PetSmart Charities® and PetSmart Charities® of Canada work with more than 3,500 animal welfare organizations to bring adoptable pets into stores so they have the best chance possible of finding a forever home. Through this in-store adoption program and other signature events, PetSmart has facilitated more than 8 million adoptions, more than any other brick-and-mortar organization. In May 2017, PetSmart acquired Chewy.com, a leading online retailer of pet food and products in the U.S., which operates as an independent subsidiary.

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