Petco Launches An Exclusive Pusheen Line Online and In Stores
Get ready, Pusheen lovers! The adorable grey cartoon tabby is coming to a Petco near you. Already available online, the exclusive Petco Pusheen line will be in stores August 20th, 2017.
Lately, we've seen Pusheen the cartoon cat on everything from backpacks to donuts. And now, Pusheen has partnered with Petco in a new, exclusive line of pet products for cats.
The line features over 20 products ranging in price from $5 to $30 and features Pusheen-themed imagery such as pizza slices, ice cream cones, and donuts.
Says Cat Duff of Pusheen Corp.:
"We're beyond excited to introduce Pusheen into the world of pets through our partnership with Petco. Pusheen fans are now able to celebrate their love of Pusheen alongside their pets with these new beds, bowls and accessories."
Rebecca Frechette, Petco executive vice president, chief merchant officer:
"We're thrilled to be the exclusive retailer for the unique Pusheen Pet Collection. The personality, spirit and warmth characterized by Pusheen is the perfect setting for a collection that will make playtime memorable for pets and pet parents."
And as an added bonus - here are some fun facts about Pusheen that I bet you didn't know:
- Pusheen was created for a comic strip by Claire Belton and Andrew Duff in 2010
- Pusheen is based off a real chubby grey tabby cat who belongs to Belton's parents
- The name Pusheen is based off the Irish word for kitten: puisín
Pet parents are encouraged to share their pets using the new Pusheen products using the hashtag #PetcoPusheen. Learn more about Petco and the new line at: www.petco.com/Pusheen, Facebook.com/Petco, Twitter.com/Petco, and Instagram.com/Petco.
Image Credit: Edelman for Petco