July 12, 2021

Press Release RACE 2021 Flow Conference

Contact Information: International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) Carmen Rustenbeck, CEO 877-318-8172 ceo@ibpsa.com   For immediate release     RACE-Approved CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS NOW AVAILABLE AT FLOW BUSINESS CONFERENCE (FOR THE PET CARE INDUSTRY)   July 1, 2021 – The International Boarding and Pet Services Association (IBPSA), is proud to announce that the 2021 Flow Business Conference has had 28 educational sessions approved for CEU credits by RACE (Registry of Approved Continuing Education.)   The Flow Business Conference will be held […]
February 20, 2021

Press Release – February 12, 2021

Contact: Carmen Rustenbeck, CEO International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) 877-318-8172 ceo@ibpsa.com   For immediate release   Call for 2021 IBPSA Pet Care Conference Speakers February 12, 2021 – Ready to help bring the knowledge and guidance to increase professionalism, boost business, and improve quality of care throughout the pet care services industry? Then don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the Ninth Annual IBPSA Pet Care Business Conference & Trade Show happening September 20-23, 2021, in […]
February 8, 2021

Pet Care Pro Quarterly (Q1 2021)

The Q1 2021 issue of Pet Care Pro Quarterly is available online in digital format. From your desktop, you can also download as a PDF (just click the “down” arrow from upper left at the link). Another jam-packed issue with informative and entertaining pet care business insight, news, and trends for pet care services professionals—don’t miss it! Click here to read it now!
July 24, 2020

Pet Care Pro Quarterly (Q3 2020)

The Q3 2020 issue of Pet Care Pro Quarterly is available online in digital format. From your desktop, you can also download as a PDF (just click the “down” arrow from upper left at the link). Another jam-packed issue with informative and entertaining pet care business insight, news, and trends for pet care services professionals—don’t miss it! CLICK HERE TO READ IT NOW  
November 18, 2019
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Adding In-home Pet Sitting to Your Existing Pet Care Business

Just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Adding In-home Pet Sitting to Your Existing Pet Care Business for Extra Profit By Kristin Morrison Pet care professionals looking to expand their businesses without significant increases in costs can benefit from adding in-home pet sitting to existing services. In-home pet sitting is a potentially lucrative source of profits and repeat clients as pet owners who need in-home pet care typically are […]
November 7, 2019

Call for Speakers for 2020 IBPSA Pet Care Business Conference

The International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) today announced its “Call for Speakers” for the 2020 IBPSA Pet Care Business Conference & Trade Show happening September 29 and 30 and October 1, 2020, in Orlando, FL. Next year’s gathering of business-minded pet care professionals will be the association’s eighth annual conference. Experts who are ready to bring education and guidance to help increase professionalism, boost business, and improve quality of care throughout the pet care services industry are invited […]
October 9, 2019

IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Award Winners Announced

The winners of the IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Awards were announced on October 1, 2019, at the 2019 IBPSA Pet Care Services Educational Conference & Trade Show. The awards, nicknamed the Ibbys, were established by the International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) to honor those businesses raising the bar for professionalism and success in the pet care services industry. The following winners were determined based on a nomination and independent selection committee process: Club DSS/Dog Sitting Services by […]
January 31, 2017

Good From Bad: Education, Certification, and Collaboration in the Face of Legislation

By Carmen Rustenbeck Executive Director & Founder, International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) IBPSA hit the ground running in 2017! Hard to believe we’re already a month into the new year. But, before we press any further, we wanted to take a breath and reflect on last year and how it will impact the future of the pet care services industry.  Many changes took place in 2016 that will affect our industry – some good, some bad. Always with […]
December 6, 2016

What Other Pet Care Facilities Are Saying About Pricing For Profit

IBPSA’S next Pricing For Profit (P4P) Workshop takes place in Chicago, February 26-27, 2017. If your business has not taken advantage of this unique opportunity dedicated to helping pet care facilities maximize profits, put it in your budget now (just $575 for IBPSA Members, $675 for Non-Members), make a plan to attend, and learn. A lot. Don’t wait another year to ensure a growing, secure financial future for you and your business. Pricing For Profit really works. This is what […]
April 12, 2015

Free Webinar on April 22nd!

We’re opening up our monthly free IBPSA webinar on April 22nd to all this month. Market Hardware is back with SEO secrets – they are one of our most popular presenters and always provide a robust webinar. To learn more and register CLICK HERE.