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No Classroom Left Behind

The success of the Pets in the Classroom program is being measured one child at a time.

Midterm Election Analysis

PIJAC examines how the 2014 midterm election results may affect the pet specialty industry in the year ahead.

Boosting Holiday Sales

Pet retailers can make the most of the busy fourth-quarter shopping season by following five easy steps.

Leaders of the Pack

The Pet Industry's Top2Top Conference will provide leaders in the pet world with insights on how to grow their businesses and advance the industry as a whole.

Out of Service?

The continued evolution of the pet industry distributor landscape is having a significant impact on the way suppliers call on their retailer customers.

The Next 30 Days

The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council's new leader is committed to fighting for the rights of the pet trade and pet owners in the face of threats from overzealous regulation.

A Call to Action

A number of trade organizations, companies and individuals are coming together to ensure the health of the pet industry by joining the Pet Leadership Council.

Countdown to Election Day

By truly understanding the positions of various candidates and taking action to help put the right people in office, pet retailers can help make sure their best interests are represented in government.

Wild & Dangerous Regulation

A new regulatory board in West Virginia threatens to outlaw common pets like gerbils, hamsters and salamanders.

The Real Ramifications

The growing number of bans on live-animal sales across the United States will end up serving as a perfect illustration of the law of unintended consequences.

Halftime Analysis

During the first six months of 2014, state-level lawmakers were quite busy in advancing legislation that will inevitably impact pet stores within their jurisdiction.

A Lesson that Hits Home

The Pets in the Classroom program is not only helping kids to be more engaged in school, it is driving increased pet ownership in the home.

Elevating the Conversation

The high-level executives who attended the third-annual Pet Industry's Top2Top Conference in April found the event to be a valuable platform to discuss the various issues facing all segments of the trade.

A Decade of Growth

The 10th-annual Global Pet Expo was the biggest edition of the show so far.

A Breed Apart

Pinnacle Pets' recent St. Puppy's Day breeder educational conference is one example of how various organizations are working to ensure the supply of healthy, well-bred companion animals.

The New Normal?

Pet sales bans are gaining momentum at the local, county and state level, creating dire implications for the entire industry.

Make Social Media Work for Your Business

In today's high-tech world, using social media to promote a pet retail business is not only a good idea, it is imperative to the success.

Spread the Health

The positive impact that the human-animal bond can have on our well-being is a powerful message to build customer loyalty and goodwill.

The Road to Success

The pet specialty retail channel has a rosy future, if it can take advantage of the positive economic trends that are expected over the next few years.

TEAM Building

There are four key elements to successfully dealing with legislative issues-timing, education, activism and media.
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