August 3, 2018

Through a Dog’s Eyes: Putting a Dog’s Safety, Needs, Feelings First

Through a Dog’s Eyes: The Basics of Putting a Dog’s Safety, Needs, and Feelings First is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. AND smart pet care will be tackled in sessions at the upcoming IBPSA conference. Learn more and register at petcareconference.com. By Laurie Wagner At Doggie Fun & Fitness in Kingston, Massachusetts, home of the Quiet Dog Daycare Workshop, a therapeutic environment […]
August 2, 2018

Paws to Consider Flooring for Your Pet Care Center

Paws to Consider Flooring is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. AND smart pet care center build and design will be tackled in sessions at the upcoming IBPSA conference. Learn more and register at petcareconference.com. By Jeff Adney Expert insight for selecting the proper floor covering for its intended use and getting the most from your flooring choice Flooring. Most often the single, […]
July 26, 2018

Need Staff for Your Pet Care Business? Think Outside the Box

Need Staff? Think Outside the Box  is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. AND staffing and staff issues will be tackled in sessions at the upcoming IBPSA conference. Learn more and register at petcareconference.com. By Jamie Migdal Hiring Staff. Ah, two of the dirtiest words on the planet, especially for pet business owners. (And we deal with lots of poop every day, so […]
July 3, 2018

New Issue of Pet Care Pro Quarterly! Q3 2018

The Q3 2018 issue of IBPSA’s digital magazine Pet Care Pro Quarterly is now online and available via the READ IT NOW button, below. From your desktop, you can also download as a PDF (just look for the little down arrow at the link). Another jam-packed issue with informative and entertaining business insight, news, and trends for pet care services providers including: Need Staff? – Think outside the box Paws to Consider Flooring – Expert insight for selecting the proper floor covering […]
June 13, 2018

The Pet Care Pro Interview: Laura Schorrak, CPACM

The Pet Care Pro Interview: Laura Schorrak, CPACM is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. Laura Schorrak is a charter member of IBPSA (celebrating five years of membership this July), a Certified Professional Animal Care Provider (CPACP) and Manager (CPACM), and the owner of three dog daycare and training facilities in Madison, Wisconsin – The Dog Den (two locations) and The Puppy […]
May 16, 2018

Everyone has a “yabut” and it will hold you back…

Pet Nonprofit Spotlight: Pet Peace of Mind is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. Yabuts Are Real. You Have Them. by Stephanie Shipley, CPACO Everyone has a yabut and it will hold you back, but do you know yours? Yabuts are the obstacles in everyone’s personal and professional life that are a barrier to ongoing development, career advancement, and business growth. Regardless […]
May 2, 2018

Pet Nonprofit Spotlight: Pet Peace of Mind

Pet Nonprofit Spotlight: Pet Peace of Mind is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. People have come to bond with their pets in much the same way they bond with the other people they love. Pets become family members and provide a source of comfort much like close friends or relatives. It is no wonder that pets often play a critically important […]
April 10, 2018

New Issue of Pet Care Pro Quarterly! Q2 2018

The Q2 2018 issue of Pet Care Pro Quarterly is now online in digital format. From your desktop, you can also download as a PDF (just look for the little down arrow). Another jam-packed issue with informative and entertaining business insight, news, and trends for pet care services providers including: What Does Certification Mean to Dog Trainers? Yabuts Are Real. You Have Them. Every Day Safety The Pet Care Pro Interview: Laura Schorrak, CPACM Book Club Face(book)ing Reality: Why You Shouldn’t […]
March 29, 2018

IBPSA “Book Club” for Pet Care Professionals

IBPSA “Book Club” for Pet Care Professionals is just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. When IBPSA recently asked its pet care provider and vendor members for book recommendations, Ken Karmie of K9Grass by ForeverLawn quickly chimed in with an excellent one – The Speed of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything by Stephen M.R. Covey. Ken shared why he likes this […]
October 24, 2017

8 Must-Do Human Resources Activities for Year End

Just one of the articles from Pet Care Pro Quarterly, IBPSA’s digital magazine for pet care services professionals. Read the current issue online here. by Lori Kleiman It’s that time of year already. Before you know it we’ll be moving into 2018. Don’t let the year get away from you without tackling the following HR activities. W2 preparation – Review your payroll system and be sure all data is entered and accurate for this year. Double check that you have […]