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Lakeside Products Acquires Jonart

Jonart Whelping Boxes and Pet Accessories will continue to be sold under Lakeside Products.




(PRESS RELEASE) DES MOINES, IA — Lakeside Products shares that it has acquired Jonart, the makers of Jonart Professional Whelping Boxes. This acquisition makes Lakeside Products the leading manufacturer of high-quality, nonporous, USA-made whelping boxes. Beginning November 1st, Jonart products will be available for purchase here.

Jonart Professional Whelping Boxes are made up of a heavy-duty plastic frame and FRP plastic panels for ease of cleaning and storage. Unlike wooden whelping boxes, the Jonart Professional Whelping Box is impermeable and won’t harbor bacteria. With an attachable weaning pen, the Jonart whelping box is a safe, spacious place to welcome puppies into the world.

“We are thrilled to carry on the legacy of the Jonart brand, which has been widely known and respected for over 20 years,” states Lakeside Products owner and founder, Bruce Beguhn. “Jonart’s high standards of manufacturing and dedication to being an American-made product aligns with Lakeside Products. This acquisition supports our mission of supporting pets at all stages of their lives.”

Lakeside Products, manufacturer of MagnaBox Whelping Boxes, has been a mainstay in the whelping box market since 2012. The company originated with the acquisition of Magnador Two-Way Pet Doors in 2009. From distributing high-quality Vet Bedding (Fleece) to the MagnaFlap kennel door, Lakeside Products delivers superior products that can’t be matched by big-box stores or cheaply made overseas manufacturers. Lakeside Products is also home of Lennypads reusable potty pads and NorthStar Plastics dog boxes, cage banks, and grooming tubs.

To learn more about Lakeside Products, visit here.

About Lakeside Products

Lakeside Products is a growing, Iowa-based, family owned business. From our original acquisition of the Magnador Two-Way Pet Doors, our business has expanded to meet the needs of our wholesale, retail, kennel, veterinary, and breeder customers. From our innovative MagnaBox Whelping Box to our high quality Vet Bedding (Fleece) and our MagnaFlap kennel door, Lakeside Products continues to listen and deliver to meet our customer’s needs. Lakeside Products is now the home of Lennypads reusable potty pads and NorthStar Plastics dog boxes, cage banks, and grooming tubs. While these American-made products won’t be found in the big box discount pet stores, they are proudly carried in locally-owned pet stores, regional agricultural stores, dedicated Internet retailers and can be purchased direct from the manufacturer, Lakeside Products.




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