Tag Archives: pet industry

6 Tips to Stand Out from the Crowd

By Nancy E. Hassel, American Pet Professionals

Over a decade ago I worked full time at a PR firm, we had this enormous book, probably over 1,000 pages that had every odd holiday and regular holiday listed, by day, by week and by month. We would go through the book looking up...

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10 tips to re-inspire your pet business

by Nancy E. Hassel, President of American Pet Professionals After recently speaking with a new pet professional and aspiring pet professional, their excitement about their industry and finding what they are ‘supposed to be doing in this world,’ in nothing short of inspiring. Or for this seasoned pet pro, seriously re-inspiring. I absolutely love...
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Global Pet Expo 2017 Stats

by Nancy E. Hassel, American Pet Professionals Every year Global Pet Expo (GPE), gets bigger and bigger, and I have the exhaustion to prove it.  The show is massive, 7.1 miles of trade show floor, and over 3,400 booths, it can be daunting to newbies attending and even to us veterans alike....
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How to grow your Pet Sitting Business

by Nancy E. Hassel, American Pet Professionals We are in the midst of Professional Pet Sitters Week celebrated March 5 – March 11, created by Pet Sitters International. Pet sitting and dog walking, and the services area of our industry is the fastest growing, and not showing any signs of slowing down. When American...
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