PETCO Animal Supplies is a holding company for PETCO Animal Supplies Stores, which is the second-largest US retailer of specialty pet supplies. The company boasts more than 1,000 stores in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, making it the only pet store to cover the entire US market. The company is barking up the tree of rival PetSmart, which leads the market. PETCO Animal Supplies holding company was formed in 2005 to create a foundation for the firm's upcoming growth strategies. The holding company also changed the name of its operating subsidiary. In 2006 two buyout firms -- Texas Pacific Group and Leonard Green & Partners -- took PETCO private in a deal worth $1.8 billion.Last Updated: February 8, 2014, 4:51 am
Working with animals all day; knowing that you are improving the life quality of every pet that visits; being able to see the results of your work
Petco offers a friendly enviornment and career advancements.
Working with animals and providing them with love and care while they are waiting to be adopted.
Absolutely working with animals is the number one pro, because I have a deep passion for animals, and have never had a time in my life where I didn't have a dog or a cat growing up.