01/25/2019 | Trade War Leaves Pet Supply Industry in Doghouse | Bloomberg News
Companies could be pushed to the brink if a China deal isn’t reached by March 1. “That type of 15 percent increase overnight could have a disastrous effect,” said Mike Bober, Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council president and chief executive officer. It could make the difference between “a margin that allows one to...
3/19/2019 | PIJAC's Annual Awards Honor Outstanding Pet Care Community Leaders
PIJAC recognized the exceptional accomplishments of an esteemed group of pet care community professionals with six awards during a ceremony held in conjunction with the Global Pet Expo pet industry trade show at the Orange County Convention Center.
03/29/2019 | Investigation Notice: Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Infections Linked to Pet Hedgehogs
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that an additional six people and three states have been added to their investigation of a multistate occurence of human Salmonella typhimurium infections linked to contact with hedgehogs.