Petland CEO Joe Watson and reptile breeder John Mack have joined the Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council’s board of directors.
News & Media
Washington, DC – PIJAC (The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council) is pleased to announce the election of two new Board Members, Joe Watson of Petland, Inc. and John Mack of Reptiles by Mack. Watson and Mack were unanimously elected at the March 11th Board Meeting.
Top News – Action Required
Connecticut. Misguided amendments are a bad idea for local businesses, animal welfare and consumers in Connecticut. Read more and...
“Unfortunately, pet grooming, boarding, sitting and walking are easy targets for politicians looking for ways to increase their diminishing budgets. Taxing dog owners who only want to take care of their pets is totally unjustified,” says Ken Oh. “Attorneys and accountants aren’t subject to a service tax – why are pet services?”
When you entrust animals to reputable pet stores that care about their animals like an extended family, you ensure that there are regulations, veterinary care and consumer protections in place.
Excellent points made by Mark Evans, Editor for Inside Tuscon Business, in his recent article regarding a potential ban on the retail sale of kittens and puppies in Tuscon, Arizona.
Cities and counties would no longer be able to ban specific dog breeds under a bill the Utah Legislature passed Thursday.
Have you read the following op-ed supporting our position in Connecticut? The article was recently published by the Hartford Courant and comes at an important time for responsible pet stores and supporters of pet-choice in the Constitution State.
Pet sale ban promoters have convinced themselves that by ending retail pet sales in Tucson they can somehow have an effect on reducing the thousands of unwanted dogs and cats received in the metro region’s several dozen animal shelters annually.
Benjamin Franklin once said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.”
But you're not just investing in knowledge when you register for the 2014 Top2Top Conference. You are also investing...