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Our Feature in the “Jobs” Section of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Mahalo to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser and writer Karen Iwamoto for the wonderful profile and interview in the “Jobs” section! Not only is it exciting to get the word out about our store’s mission and history, but it’s always good to remind pet parents that healthy pet food isn’t only for the elite. From the article, talking with our owner/founder Alli: One of the ways Calvin & Susie has gained customer loyalty has been by stocking nutritious pet foods at multiple price points. “We realize that quality pet food is more expensive,” she said. “So we try to provide food at the $10-, $60-price points so there’s something for everyone. “I tell people that whether they pay $100 for bags of food or $50 for bags of…

Our Pet-Friendly Holiday Tips Featured in go Kailua Magazine

Thanks go Kailua Magazine and Tasha Mero for featuring not only our store, but the pet-friendly holiday advice of our very own Regina! Along with Dr. Joanna Cook of Feather and Fur, and animal trainer Sue Chipperton, Regina and her fellow pet professionals give local pet parents some tips for making the holidays peaceful for Hawai‘i pets. You can currently find us in the Winter issue of go Kailua. Happy Howl-days!  

Thanks for Voting Us One of “Hawaii’s Best 2016”!

June 2016 We’re proud to announce that we were voted one of “Hawaii’s Best 2016” (our second year in a row!) by the readers of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Thank you to all our loyal two and four-legged customers who have supported us over the years. And thank you for voting for us! We love getting awards, but our greatest reward is the knowledge that we’re helping you make your pet’s life a little more delicious and nutritious. Mahalo Oahu community!  

The Kailua Store Was Featured on My ハワイ (My Hawaii) – Hawaii Arukikata

Thank you Aki of Hawaineko (ハワイネコ) and My ハワイ! We love our cat customers, and we love it when Japanese cat parents visit us! Thank you for sharing your shopping trip with the Japanese community! ありがとうございます! Japanese speakers check out this sweet post Aki wrote about her visit to our store (English speakers can read it too with the help of Google Translate!) — we hope her kitty enjoyed her goodies! Thank you My ハワイ and Aki! 毎度ありがとうございます!

We Were Featured on Rover.com!

April 17, 2016 Have you visited Rover.com recently? We’re mentioned in their latest post, “These Pet Shops are Making Their Mark in the Media. Yours Can Too!” We’ve worked hard over the years to get our name out into the local and national media, and we hope our experience might help other local pet supply stores to do the same. Like it says in the article, “We love what we do,” and that’s where it all begins. So thank you to Rover.com and author Kelly Wright for including our little Hawaiian shops in the article. It always makes our tails wag to see our names in print!

Donation of NEW Calvin & Susie Brand Bed to Pearl Harbor Submarine Spouses’ Charitable Association Silent Auction

We have two announcements we are very proud of. First, we are happy to to announce a donation to the Pearl Harbor Submarine Spouses’ Charitable Association’s Silent Auction this year. Last year, the PHSSCA raised over $40,000 to help military and local charities, and this year we are happy to help them further serve the community. For their silent auction, we donated one of our NEW Calvin & Susie Brand pet beds! And that’s our next announcement. Very shortly we will be unveiling our very own line of locally-made pet beds! With 100% cotton, upholstery grade covers, our pet beds will be machine washable/tumble dry, and will have removable stuffing so pet owners can customize to their pet’s comfort preferences. And if you’re visiting us from…

“Hawaii’s Best” Pet Store, 2015 Honolulu Star ­Advertiser

August 2015 Mahalo Hawai’i community for voting us “Hawaii’s Best” Pet Store this year! We’re proud to be named in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser alongside other great local businesses. This award is especially important to us because it is the “People’s Choice Award”. We are nothing without our loyal and caring customers, thank you for letting us be a part of your pet’s life!

Lighthouse Hawaii magazine

July 16, 2015 Japanese speakers and readers! Have you seen the latest issue of Lighthouse Hawaii magazine? Our very own Alli is featured as one of “Hawaii’s hardworking Wahine”! We love that many of our regular customers are from Japan, and have spread word of our store to their friends back home. Arigatou gozaimasu! Thank you Lighthouse Hawaii for the wonderful article!

Champion Pet Foods Local On-Air Ad

February 2015 We love Acana and Orijen pet foods here at Calvin & Susie. That’s why we’re thrilled that Champion Pet Foods (makers of Acana and Orijen) has mentioned us in a local on-air ad! Thanks for the shout out Champion, and thanks for helping us bring the best nutrition to our furry family members! Visit our Facebook page to watch the ad!

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