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 25, 2018

3 “Can’t-Miss” SEO Trends for Pet Care Businesses in 2018

By Doug Schatz and the Market Hardware Team – Note: Doug will take an even deeper dive into garnering new client leads and referrals for your pet care business as one of the fantastic speakers at the upcoming Sixth Annual IBPSA Pet Care Services Educational Conference & Trade Show happening October 2-4, 2018, in St. Louis. If you haven’t registered yet, you can do so and save now with Early Bird rates (end June 22, 2018)! Visit petcareconference.com for more. […]
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 […]
May 2, 2018

Get Certified in Infectious Disease Management for Free

Heroes for Healthy Pets LIVE from Chicago June 6, 2018 Get certified in Infectious Disease Management for free with Heroes for Healthy PetsTM The Heroes for Healthy PetsTM certification program was created to help veterinary professionals and pet businesses create facilities dedicated to being disease free. The program is co-sponsored by the International Boarding & Pet Services Association, the National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America, Pet Sitters International, Barkleigh Productions, VETgirl and PetVet Magazine and is powered by Clorox […]
April 27, 2018

No Pet First Aid Kit? No Problem! Use These Mutt-gyver Tricks

No Pet First Aid Kit? No Problem! Render aid to injured pets using Mutt-gyver tips and tricks 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. By Arden Moore, Pet Health and Safety Coach As pet professionals, you count on the valuable items inside a pet first aid kit. You can reach with confidence for the tick-removal comb to pluck out this parasite on […]
April 23, 2018

Now Open: 2018 Annual Pet Services Financial Survey

“I believe in innovation and that the way you get innovation is you fund research and you learn the basic facts.” – Bill Gates The actual total amount of U.S. pet industry expenditures for 2017 was $69.51 Billion. The estimate for 2018, per American Pet Products Association, is $72.13 Billion. And, again, that’s just the U.S. You are part of a multi-billion dollar worldwide industry and you can be part of its innovation – not only for the industry as […]
April 19, 2018

2018 IBPSA Conference Details Announced

Sixth Annual IBPSA Pet Care Services Educational Conference & Trade Show Announced Conference dedicated to the business and personal success of members of the pet care services industry set for October 2-4, 2018, in St. Louis, Missouri  April 19, 2018 – The International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA) today announced that “early bird” registration for the association’s Sixth Annual IBPSA Pet Care Services Educational Conference & Trade Show is now open. The pet care services industry business event, happening […]
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 […]