SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Wag Labs, Inc. (“Wag!” or the “Company”), an American pet services marketplace company powering a mobile-first technology platform that enables on-demand and scheduled dog walking, training, and other pet care services today announced a promotion with Tractor Supply, the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, and its wholly-owned subsidiary Petsense to provide a range of pet service options to their customers. This promotion is exclusive to Tractor Supply and Petsense.
Marketing promotion to offer unique mobile-first pet care benefits to animal lovers nationwide
Beginning today, all customers who sign up for a Wag! account through TractorSupply.com or Petsense.com will receive 20% off their first three services. Wag! offers direct access to local pet caregivers across the country for dog walking, pet sitting and boarding, training, and drop-in services. Customers will also be able to access pet insurance quotes administered by Petted, a subsidiary of Wag!, which recommends the best plans based on a pet’s breed and age.
This promotion is one more example of the innovative ways Wag! works with leading national brands and companies to help make pet ownership easier for pet parents. Wag! recently announced an exclusive partnership with Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants to provide access to on-property and at-home pet walks for guests staying at any of their properties in the United States.
Garrett Smallwood, Chief Executive Officer of Wag!, stated: “Tractor Supply, Petsense and Wag! are proud to support pet parents across the country with all their pet care needs, no matter if their pet has hooves, paws, or claws. We’re excited to ‘paw-tner’ with Tractor Supply and Petsense customers to make being a pet parent that much easier by offering access to 5-star pet care services nationwide.”
The Wag! platform features 400,000 pet caregivers and is available in 5,200 cities nationwide. Pet caregivers have the flexibility to set their own rates and schedules, while pet parents receive notifications during services, including live GPS updates during their dog’s walk and detailed report cards with photos after every service. Approximately 12.1 million services have been completed by pet caregivers on the Wag! platform to date, with 96% of reviewed services garnering 5 stars.
Kyle Murphy, Vice President, Divisional Merchandise Manager at Tractor Supply, stated: “At Tractor Supply and Petsense, our pets are part of the family, and they deserve the best care possible. By teaming up with Wag!, we are expanding our pet services and connecting our customers with reliable, experienced and trustworthy pet caregivers, and insurance to keep pets happy and healthy.”
In addition to the Wag! promotion, Petsense stores offer grooming, training, and pet vaccine clinics, and Tractor Supply locations feature PetVet clinics, Pet Wash stations, pet pharmacy and more. To sign up for a Wag! account or to learn more about the complete lineup of pet services, visit TractorSupply.com/Pets or Petsense.com.
Wag! recently announced a definitive business combination agreement with CHW Acquisition Corporation (Nasdaq: CHWA) (“CHW”). Upon the closing of the business combination, which is expected in the third quarter of 2022, the combined company will be named Wag! Group Co. Wag! intends to have the common stock of the combined company listed on the Nasdaq under the new ticker symbol, “PET”.
About Wag! – Wag.co
Wag! strives to be the #1 app for pet parents, offering access to 5-star dog walking, pet sitting, expert pet advice and training from local pet caregivers nationwide. Wag!’s community of over 400,000 pet caregivers are pet people, and it shows. Making pet parents happy is what Wag! does best. With safety and happiness at the forefront, pet caregivers with Wag! have a trusted record of experience with over 12.1 million pet care services completed by pet caregivers on the Wag! Platform and over $325 million total bookings across all 50 states, resulting in more than 96% of services earning 5 stars.
About Tractor Supply Company and Petsense
Tractor Supply Company (NASDAQ: TSCO), the largest rural lifestyle retailer in the United States, has been passionate about serving its unique niche, targeting the needs of recreational farmers, ranchers and all those who enjoy living the rural lifestyle, for more than 80 years.
Tractor Supply offers an extensive mix of products necessary to care for home, land, pets and animals with a focus on product localization, exclusive brands and legendary customer service for the Out Here lifestyle. With more than 46,000 Team Members, the Company’s physical store assets, combined with its digital capabilities, offer customers the convenience of purchasing products they need anytime, anywhere and any way they choose at the everyday low prices they deserve. As of March 26, 2022, the Company operated 2,003 Tractor Supply stores in 49 states, a customer mobile app and an e-commerce website at www.TractorSupply.com.
Tractor Supply Company also owns and operates Petsense, a pet specialty supply retailer focused on meeting the needs of pet owners, primarily in small and mid-size communities, and offering a variety of pet products and services. Founded in 2005, Petsense specializes in providing a large assortment of pet food, supplies and services, such as grooming and training, and offering customers a tailored experience while providing the top-quality products they need at a price they love. Petsense carries a range of nationally recognized brands including Fromm, Orijen, Acana, Purina Pro Plan, Hill’s Science Diet, Victor, and Royal Canin. Petsense is also committed to promoting responsible pet ownership through pet adoptions, community involvement and education. As of March 26, 2022, the Company operated 178 Petsense stores in 23 states. For more information on Petsense, visit www.Petsense.com.
About CHW Acquisition Corporation – www.chwacquisitioncorp.com
CHW is a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, share purchase, reorganization or similar business combination with one or more businesses. The focus of the team is to pursue a business combination within the consumer, health and wellness or retail sector. Management is led by Jonah Raskas, Mark Grundman, and Paul Norman.
Additional Information and Where to Find It
In connection with the proposed business combination, on March 10, 2022, CHW filed a registration statement on Form S-4 (the “Form S-4”) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”). The Form S-4 includes a proxy statement of CHW and a prospectus of Wag!, referred to as a proxy statement/prospectus. The proxy statement/prospectus will be sent to all CHW shareholders. Additionally, CHW will file other relevant materials with the SEC in connection with the proposed business combination. Copies of the Form S-4, the proxy statement/prospectus and all other relevant materials filed or that will be filed with the SEC may be obtained free of charge at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov. Before making any voting or investment decision, investors and security holders of CHW are urged to read the Form S-4, the proxy statement/prospectus and all other relevant materials filed or that will be filed with the SEC in connection with the proposed business combination because they will contain important information about the proposed business combination and the parties to the proposed business combination.
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