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January 23, 2013

PHOENIX — PetSmart announced that its current president and COO David K. Lenhardt will assume the role of CEO, effective June 14, following the annual meeting of stockholders. Lenhardt will also be appointed to the board of directors at that time. Bob Moran, current chairman and CEO, will be appointed executive chairman.

November 15, 2012

Broad-based strength at PetSmart enabled the nation’s leading pet specialty retailer to produce a third quarter same store sales increase of 6.5% and grow profits by 50%.

Broad-based strength at PetSmart enabled the nation’s leading pet specialty retailer to produce a third quarter same store sales increase of 6.5% and grow profits by 50%.

The company said total sales for the period ended October 28 increased 9% to $1.6 billion, net income increased 46% to $82 million and earnings per share increased 50% to 75 cents, well ahead of the 63 cents analysts were expecting. PetSmart ended the quarter with 1,269 stores.

March 1, 2011

Profits at the nation’s largest pet specialty chain surged 26% during the fourth quarter as same-store sales advanced 6.3% and total sales grew 8.1% to $1.5 billion.

“Our third consecutive quarter of accelerating comparable transactions growth as well as a strong holiday performance led to better-than-expected results for the quarter,” said PetSmart president and CEO Bob Moran.