Business & Real Estate

PetSmart opening new store in Auburn

Phoenix-based PetSmart will host grand-opening festivities Saturday at its new store in Auburn.

A ribbon-cutting ceremony is set for 9 a.m. at 11805 Willow Creek Drive.

The new store comprises more than 15,000 square feet and a full-service grooming salon for pets.

PetSmart bills itself as the largest specialty pet retailer with about 55,000 employees and more than 1,500 pet stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico.