Amelia Island, FL – There was no shortage of applause or “pup-a-razzi” for pet industry leaders at PIJAC’s annual Top2Top Conference for the good deeds and accomplishments made on behalf of family and shelter pets and those who love them.

The June 2014 edition of the PetLetter includes a legislative session review, a focus on recent reptile legislation, and news on the recent pet sale bans showing up across the country.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has identified a multi-state outbreak of Salmonella cotham in humans which is being attributed to Bearded Dragons. At this time, some retailers have suspended the sale of Bearded Dragons temporarily. Follow the link to read the entire Health Alert.

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29Aug

I would like to personally share my stance on reptile ownership and ensure both owners of reptiles and the organizations that support them that as President and CEO of PIJAC I will work to protect reptiles as fiercely as any other pet type.

Author: pijacadmin | Tags: Reptiles
25Aug

Washington, DC, August 25, 2014 – Ken Oh, chairman and interim president of the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC), today announced that Edwin J. Sayres, former president and CEO of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), has been appointed president and CEO of PIJAC. The PIJAC Board of Directors approved Sayres’ appointment, effective September 1, 2014.





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