October 17-20, 2018
Come, sit, stay, and learn. The 2018 APDT Conference will offer a variety of opportunities to improve ourselves as trainers, as business people, and as an industry. From amazing keynote speakers to CE classes to ample opportunities to network and participate in peer-to-peer sharing, the 2018 APDT Conference in Memphis, Tennessee is a dynamic event for serious dog-trainers who want to stay at the top of their game.
Pet Boarding and Daycare Expo
November 5-8, 2018
An exciting national conference for professionals in the pet boarding and daycare industry. Featuring a two-day trade show showcasing the best products and companies in the industry, top industry speakers sharing their expertise, and an awesome line up of educational seminars.
The New England Grooming Show
November 9-11, 2018
Sponsored by the NEPGP. All pet professionals are welcome at this wonderful event. All you need is an interest in improving your knowledge, handling and care of pets. If that doesn’t do it for you then there are great competitions to challenge you and help hone your skills. So, if you are serious about the pet care industry, you will want to be here.
Pet Pro Hawaii Cruise
January 12-19, 2019
Pet Pro Exotic West Caribbean Cruise
January 5-12, 2020
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
All American Grooming Show
August 23-26, 2018
The world’s longest running grooming show. There are programs for anyone interested in improving their knowledge, handling and care of pets. Also, great competitions to challenge you and help hone your skills. So, if you are serious about the pet care industry, you will want to be here.
Pet Sitters International
September 9 – 12, 2018
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
PSI is excited to announce this comprehensive mix of general sessions, optional workshops, bonus sessions, special events and networking opportunities available at the 2018 Pet Sitter World Educational Conference & Expo. Make plans to join us in Myrtle Beach to connect with fellow pet sitters, leading experts in the pet industry and product and service companies that focus on helping pet-sitting business owners.
National Pet Industry Trade Show (Canada)
September 16-17, 2018
The National Pet Industry Trade Show is the largest of our four trade shows. Year after year, the event proves that it is the place to be to make important industry contacts from across North America. In addition to discovering the newest products and the latest technology, clients and suppliers can connect, network and participate in our special events and seminars.
Groom Expo – World’s Largest Grooming Show
September 27-30, 2018
Groom Expo is the world’s largest grooming show, welcoming thousands of pet professionals to the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania, every September. Groom Expo hosts dozens of educational seminars, exciting grooming competitions, and a weekend packed with extra events to meet and mingle with fellow pet professionals.
October 2-4, 2018
St. Louis, MO
This pet care business conference and companion trade show bring together a lineup of experienced pros with fresh ideas for smart, real-world insight to educate and inspire the owners, managers, and key employees of pet boarding and daycare facilities, pet sitters, veterinarians, groomers, trainers, and more working in the pet care services industry. Session tracks include: Operations, Pet Care, Customer Relations, Avoiding Burnout, Marketing, Technology, Leadership.
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