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Local Women Entrepreneurs Bring Pet Wants to Sarasota Area

Pet Wants Sarasota is a new mobile business with free, personal delivery to Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Venice, Gulf Gate, Siesta Key, Lido Key, Anna Maria Island and the surrounding areas.

During their time at a neighborhood grocery store chain, Jilian Alumbaugh and Annaleah Prevatt learned about the importance of fresh, high-quality food made from fresh, high-quality ingredients. Now the two are looking to bring that mindset to their new pet food and supply business – Pet Wants Sarasota.

Pet Wants’ specially-crafted, proprietary pet food formulas are made in small batches with fresh, natural ingredients enhanced with vitamins and minerals for a complete and balanced diet in every bowl. Pet Wants Sarasota offers multiple blends of dog and cat food formulas as well as mosquito and tick spray, healing salve, calming balm, anti-itch spray, paw wax and more. Pet Wants Sarasota is a mobile business with free, personal delivery to Sarasota, Lakewood Ranch, Bradenton, Venice, Gulf Gate, Siesta Key, Lido Key, Anna Maria Island and the surrounding areas.

“In Sarasota, we have big box stores and we have a few places selling raw pet food, but nothing in between. I saw that there was a need for something like this in the Sarasota area and, when I heard about Pet Wants, I knew it would be a perfect fit. It seems like everyone in this area has pets and they are truly part of the family. Pet Wants gives people an opportunity to feed their pets better, fresher food that’s affordable and conveniently delivered right to their doorsteps,” Prevatt said.

Pet Wants has a 100-percent, money-back guarantee on the freshness and quality of the food and the company only sources the best salmon, chicken, lamb, brown rice and other ingredients available. There’s no sugar added, no fillers and no animal by-products and Pet Wants never uses corn, wheat, soy or dyes, which makes the food great for animals with allergies.

Alumbaugh and her boyfriend Adam are pet parents to two Boston Terriers – Tank and JoJo – and Prevatt and her husband David have a tuxedo cat named Apple Butter. Alumbaugh grew up on a farm and studied animal science and, prior to launching Pet Wants, Alumbaugh and Prevatt worked together for a local grocer. They found they had a synergy working together, so when Alumbaugh found Pet Wants, launching the business with Prevatt at her side seemed like a perfect fit. Now they’re excited to become a bigger part of the community.

“Our pets love Pet Wants and everyone we talk to is excited about the new business. This area is growing quickly and we’re excited to be part of that growth,” Alumbaugh said. “We wanted to build something that would be our own that would allow us to have more control of our lives while doing something we love. Pet Wants gives us the opportunity to work with people in this community and help their pets live happier, healthier lives.”

To learn more about Pet Wants Sarasota or to place an order, call (941)504-4529, email Sarasota@PetWants.com or visit http://www.PetWantsSarasota.com.

About Pet Wants: Pet Wants was started by Michele Hobbs out of love for her pets and frustration. Veterinarians were unable to help relieve her dog’s painful skin allergies. After doing much research, Michele discovered the national dog food brand she trusted was not fresh, not all natural, and lacked sufficient nutrition and – when pet food sits in warehouses and store shelves for months and months – it loses even more nutritional value. She was committed to developing a better solution for all dogs and cats. Their food is exclusively crafted. It’s fresh, healthy and slow-cooked with no sugar added, no fillers and no animal by-products. They source only the best salmon, chicken, lamb, brown rice, and other ingredients. Fresh ingredients make for better food… and better health for pets. And since they never use corn, wheat, soy or dyes, the common pet health problems associated with these ingredients are no longer worries. Their fresh food is conveniently delivered to the customer within weeks of production, not months. Roughly half of Pet Wants products are sold through their store and half through their convenient, home-delivery program. You can learn more at http://www.PetWants.com.