In Zachary, Petsense opened one of its newest locations at 5875 Main St., Suite A, with a grand opening celebration for customers and the community on Saturday, Sept. 15.
Pet photographs, face painting and refreshments were featured. Petsense carries top brand names in pet food and supplies, grooming products, toys, carriers and flea and tick control products, as well as clothes, yes, clothes, for man's best friends plus much more.
Store manager Salvador Gourgues said Petsense also features Cat Haven - a kitty adoption center open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Monthly pet adoptions will also be held by working jointly with Companion Animal Alliance, Feliciana Animal Welfare Society and Pit Stop Rescue, a rescue organization for pit bulls.
This month Petsense is donating $100 to each of those organizations.
Those attending the Petsense grand opening included: Elizabeth Normand (employee), Police Chief David McDavid, Megan Mosley (employee), Robyn Welch (employee), Sal Gourgues (store manager), Gary Jonas (Arizona manager), Corey Stanfield (marketing), Marci Lawrence and MichelGlynn Corona. Petsense hours of operation are 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Monday thru Saturday and 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Sundays.
For more information, contact Petsense at 654-1460 or you can e-mail the store directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.