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Deciding Which Brands to Stock in your Pet Shop

Posted on March 31, 2018 at 8:45 am

A pet shop needs to be careful about stocking the right brands, so that there is both demand, and the opportunity for the pet shop owner to make a decent profit. If you would like to get a good amount of money for your business, this means stocking the right brands. Here are some tips […]

Is a Dog the Right Pet for you?

Posted on December 22, 2017 at 12:34 pm

In the UK, we are a nation of pet lovers. So many people have dogs, and they do make wonderful pets. However, you also need to bear in mind that a dog is a lot of work. Children grow up and eventually become less work. Dogs, however, will rely on your forever. Before you decide […]

Working in Sales for a Pet Magazine

Posted on November 25, 2017 at 11:23 am

Pet trade magazines are used within the industry to give news and showcase new products. They are a way of spreading the word about the industry in general, creating a sense of community. Their main source of income is from advertising, so there are plenty of opportunities to sell adverts to popular pet magazines. You […]

Going on Holiday with your Pet

Posted on October 31, 2017 at 6:42 pm

Going on holiday with your pet can be great fun. You will get to spend some quality time together, along with the rest of your family, and what better way to do it than in a fun, interesting location away from home? There are now lots of places where you can take pets – albeit, […]

Do you want to Work in the Pet Industry?

Posted on September 2, 2017 at 11:39 am

The pet industry is huge and it’s only going to keep growing and becoming more profitable. For people who love animals and want a rewarding career, the pet industry could be an incredible place to work. You need to think seriously about what you would do and how you would apply your skills to working […]