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  • Membership Information!

    To LEARN all about our Membership Benefits and what you get as a Member,  CLICK HERE!  ...

  • Testimonials

    “Joining American Pet Professionals and attending events, has made a huge impact on me and my company. It has taught me the value of networking with others...

  • NYC Re-tails & Sales Expo!

    Our 7th Annual NYC Re-Tails & Sales Pet Expo is taking place on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at Home Studios in NYC! Our boutique B2B trade...

  • National Pet Professionals Week 2018!

    American Pet Professionals, (APP), launches the 4th Annual ‘National Pet Professionals Week’ the week of July 5 – July 11, 2018 During this annual week APP is encouraging pet...

  • Pet Connections Expo Oct. 2-3, 2018

    The only event of its kind in the Mid-Atlantic and Tri-State region, Pet Connections Expo brings together retailers and suppliers for two days of buying, trend...

  • Recent Industry Events

    Check out the latest pet industy event that American Pet Professionals has attended and hosted! APP President & Founder Nancy Hassel with Rumor (BIS winner, Westminster...

  • Beyond cats & dogs!

    Here at American Pet Professionals – we love all pets!  Many of our members are experts in pet care and conservation that go beyond Cats and Dogs! For...

  • Fish out of water?

    Do you feel like you’re a fish out of water as a new professional in the pet industry?  Whether you are switching careers and just starting...


Our History

Established in February of 2009, Long Island Pet Professionals was created as the first and only business networking group, dedicated to the Pet Industry here on Long Island and throughout Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, The Bronx, New York City and now NATIONWIDE! The membership-based organization was founded by Nancy E. Hassel… More

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