Because life is better with pets
They’re family. We love them. And having them in our lives boosts our own health and wellbeing every day. Yes, having a pet is good for our health. In fact, 80% of pet owners believe having a pet has helped them get through lockdown. All the more reason to look after them as best as we can. And we’ve got lots of nutritious foods, tasty treats and top tips, to help you do just that.
Super scrummy treats and rewards
We know exactly how to keep those doggie tails wagging and pussy cats purring with some delicious and nutritious treats. They’re also a fun way to train and reward your pets. Lucky for you we have lots of pet treats to choose from, from healthy chews for teeth and gums, to little pockets of deliciousness.
Did somebody say din dins?
We know that pet nutrition is key for your pet’s growth and development ensuring a happy, healthy life. That’s why our pet food range has something for everyone to ensure a 100% complete and balanced diet, with a choice of dry, canned or pouch.
Dry Food Reward your pet with a special meal from our improved healthy dry food range, including Premium Companion 30% turkey, Earl’s Moist & Meaty and Vitacat’s Healthy Balance.
Canned Food Choose from Jelly and Gravy in the Aldi tinned food range. All easy to serve and complete with all the vitamins, minerals and nutrients your pet needs for optimum health.
Pouches and Paté Trays Try our premium new tender paté range for cats and dogs. Meals rich in all the nutrients your pet needs, now with 100% recyclable packaging.
Aldi’s Pet Ambassador
Award winning TV and radio presenter Lucy Kennedy has come on board as Aldi’s very first Pet Ambassador. Lucy and her family welcomed their puppy Riley, a Golden Labrador crossed with Springer puppy and she has already made her presence felt in the Kennedy family home.
Why having a pet is good for your health
There are so many health benefits of owning a pet, from getting everyone out for a walk to improving social skills and learning about responsibility.
A study from University of York and the University of Lincoln found that having a pet was linked to maintaining better mental health. More than 90 per cent of respondents said their pet helped them cope emotionally with the lockdown.
How to take care of your pets
Having a pet is like having a best friend, so you need to look after them. Keeping your cats and dogs happy and healthy is top priority. So, help them reach their potential with a few top tips about how to take the best care of your pets.
Give them a healthy diet Ensure your pet has a healthy diet with lots of nutritious and healthy options to ensure they grow as healthily as possible. Check out our full pet food range here.
Avoid toxic foods Some human foods aren’t great for dogs or cats. Things like chocolate. If your pet is sick, remove their food and leave water out. Consult a vet if they continue to be ill.
Make sure they can explore Dogs need regular walks and love to play. So, make sure you both get lots of fresh air. And if you’re a cat lover, make sure they have easy access to come and go.
Make time for playtime All pets need to be stimulated as well as exercised. Cats enjoy regular grooming and love things like scratching posts. Choose a toy for them in our Specialbuys range.
Get regular check-ups Annual vet visits will help you stay on top of everything from fleas and worms. If you have any problems with pet health, go see your vet and get professional advice.
Reduce anxiety Cats get anxious if they don’t feel good which means ensuring a stress free environment –like great places to perch. Cat trees are a good start. As is combining food and fun.
Everything you want to know about cats and dogs
Look no further. We have all the answers you need when it comes to caring for your animals.