MONTVALE, N.J. -- Ownership of Fido and Felix, as well as other furred, feathered and scaled friends, is on the rise nationwide. This has caused supermarkets like A&P to make pet supplies a destination for their customers.
"The high level of pet ownership in this country has made pet supplies a burgeoning category for supermarkets, with more variety to offer," said Michael Rourke, senior vice president of communications and corporate affairs at A&P here.
Among other supermarkets ...
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