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Huxley & Kent Announces Its Inaugural “Share Your Celebration Station” Contest Winner

The Nautical Dog of Williamsburg, VA, won with an innovative and eye-catching Halloween merchandising display.





(PRESS RELEASE) KNOXVILLE, TN — Huxley & Kent, an industry leader in fun, fashionable and functional pet products, celebrates their company birthday today with the exciting announcement of a winner in their inaugural “Share Your Celebration Station” contest. The contest, which ran from October 1st through November 30th, called on any US and Canada-based retailer to simply submit a photo of their own “Celebration Station” featuring any merchandising display including any Huxley & Kent product(s). Over the two-month period, submissions from coast-to-coast were collected and featured a great variety of product displays for holiday shopping, Halloween and Fall celebrations, pet birthday parties and more.

“We’re thrilled to share our Huxley & Kent birthday celebration today with the announcement of our Grand Prize Winner, The Nautical Dog of Williamsburg, Virginia,” said Huxley & Kent Founder & CEO, Robin Kershner. “Their Halloween display was fabulous and so much fun! Our thanks to everyone who participated in this first-ever retailer contest; it was certainly difficult to select just one winner!”

The Nautical Dog of Williamsburg, Virginia is a locally and family-owned pet store rooted in their community since 2006. The owner and staff are passionate about bringing only the best pet products to their customers, and often say, “if we wouldn’t give it to our pets, you won’t find it in our store.” The Nautical Dog has been a Huxley & Kent customer for nearly a decade, and today will receive a $500 shopping spree prize from Huxley & Kent.

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About Huxley & Kent LLC

Huxley & Kent LLC offers pet parents fun, fashionable and functional products. Launched in 2012, the company’s assortment of dog and cat toys, neckwear accessories, hats and harnesses are designed and produced with the highest levels of detail and quality in mind. Patterns are playful, on trend, often humorous and most importantly, always FUN! Perhaps best known for their complete birthday paw-ty product line of toys, hats and accessories, Huxley & Kent takes any and every opportunity to create products that allow pet parents to celebrate and enjoy quality time together with their pet. Huxley & Kent product lines also include multiple holiday collections for everything from Halloween and Christmas to St. Patrick’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Pride, 4th of July and more! The brand’s “Yappy Hour” and snack parody toys like “Barker’s Mark”, “Toto’s Pawdka”, “Kitty Klaw”, “Snif Peanut Butter” and many more are offered individually, as well as in curated collections for best retailer merchandising opportunities, and pet parents alike. Every month, Huxley & Kent selects one US-based retail partner at random to nominate their preferred pet-related nonprofit, adoption program and/or rescue group serving their local community for a $1,000 cash donation as part of the “Huxley & Kent Rescue Fund”. To date, the company has supported over 150 pet charities and causes across the country through the Rescue Fund. Huxley & Kent products are available at pet specialty stores nationwide, and online at Amazon and




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