This week, the company finally announced that it will no longer sell rabbits in it stores.
PETCO, like PetSmart, continues to sell countless other animals who are bred, born, and warehoused in cruel animal mills such as Rainbow World Exotics (RWE).19 Nov 2008
Does PetSmart sell rabbits?
Following a PETA action alert and protests targeting the company, which resulted in thousands of emails to Petsmart Corporate over the last three months, Petsmart has announced that they will no longer sell rabbits in their stores!19 Dec 2007
Will Petco take my rabbit?
Petco does not sell cats or dogs. If you get a cat or dog from Petco you did not purchase it, you adopted it from a local rescue. If you cannot keep your rabbit for example, Petco will take the animal back and try to rehome it.29 Oct 2018
Do pet stores buy rabbits?
The majority of rabbits in pet stores come from larger wholesalers or brokers—also licensed by the USDA—who buy and sell rabbits, as well as other animals, on a weekly basis.
Why did PetSmart stop selling rabbits?
About seven years ago, PetSmart CEO Phillip Francis made a commitment not to sell rabbits in PetSmart stores because of the high numbers of bunnies who are dumped in shelters after the novelty of an impulse purchase wears off. So we sent our own bunny to sort them out.1 Sep 2007