What Are the Essential Pet Supplies for New Pet Owners?

by Lisa Fimberg on November 6, 2020

When a new pet owner brings home a new puppy or kitten, there are some essentials that they will need at the start.  In fact, some of your new puppy or kitten owners might not be aware of exactly what they need to set up their home for their new furry family member.

Most of your customers, especially those who have had a puppy or kitten before, know the basics.  But, in the excitement of buying a new puppy or kitten, they might forget something.

Therefore, it can be a good idea for your store to have a list ready to go of the basics that your new puppy or kitten owner will need from the start.   And, by having these essentials readily available at your store, it can be an immediate sale for you and a convenience for your new customer.

This, of course, is one of many common questions that customers (might ask about their new puppy or kitten.

List of the Essential Supplies for New Pet Owners:

Below is a list of the basic supplies that your customers will need.  Make sure that your store has a supply of the following handy for new puppy and kitten owners:

  • A blanket or bed for the puppy or kitten to sleep.
  • Water and food bowls.
  • Wet and Dry Food that is specialized for puppy and kittens.
  • Training pads for puppies.
  • Litter box for kittens as well a scratch pad.
  • A crate for puppies.
  • A leash and collar for puppies and chew toys for teething.
  • Kitten toys for batting and playing.

Of course, there are many other supplies that a kitten or puppy will need, but the above list is a great place to start for your clients.  A foundation.

If you have any other questions of what your customers might need for their new furry family member, our trained team of Solutions.pet agents are happy to help with those calls.  Or any other pet care questions your customers might have!

Make sure to contact our Success Team (successteam@thirdpartypet.com) to learn more about our services!

Lisa FimbergWhat Are the Essential Pet Supplies for New Pet Owners?