The Pet Professional Guild
The Association for Force-Free Pet Professionals

Benefits & Programs Being Rolled Out In 2015

  • A Pet Industry Annual Survey and the results of the survey - August 2015
  • PPG Local Area Chapters November 2015
  • A PPG Licensed product for group class instruction - November 2015

Membership Benefits Available Now!


Join Today


  • PPG World Service. Monthly member live radio and podcasts
  • Access to discounted accreditation through The Pet Professional Accreditation Board
  • A prestigious recognized membership affiliation
  • Affiliation with a Veterinarian Journal and discounted subscription rates
  • Access to our Trade Mark The Pet Professional Guild, The Association of Force Free Pet Professionals
  • An electronic copy of our proud to be a member Badge.
  • The Guild membership certificate
  • Group insurance policy pricing.
  • Access to a minimum of one FREE educational webcast each month
  • Continued Educational Units via our discounted webinars
  • Discounted educational programs via third party providers
  • Discounted pricing on print materials, marketing collateral and sales aids.
  • A quarterly FREE online copy of our "Barks From The Guild" magazine publication
  • Networking opportunities with fellow members
  • Public relations and news releases.
  • Community outreach programs
  • PPG branded client handouts
  • Marketing Tools and handouts
  • Multiple vendor discounts across pet industry partners
  • Networking in our PPG Facebook Group
  • Provisional Member mentoring in our PPG Mentoring Zone on Facebook
  • ICFF Day each Year. International Celebration of Force Free Training and Pet Care (February 17th)
  • Affiliation with  Animal Wellness Magazine
  • Member rates at PPGs Educational Summit 
  • Networking on PPGs Member Facebook Group. A positive and engaging area for industry discussion


Additional Benefits

  • Your business registered on the PPG website makes it easy for customers to find you and they will be fully confident that you are ‘force-free’ forever and your professional colleagues and vendors can recommend you without hesitation knowing what your business philosophy and ethics are…
  • You will have the support and camaraderie of your professional ‘force-free’ colleagues. You will be part of a team so even though you are running your business on your own, you’ll never be alone. Help is just an email, phone call or text message away…
  • You will gain access to some of the industry’s leading experts. PPG members and advisers come from a wide variety of skills and specialties and some the industry’s most accomplished individuals are represented on the PPG…
  • You will be given educational opportunities to ensure you stay current with the latest business processes, learning theory research and best industry practices keeping you on the cutting edge of your career…
  • You will be affiliated with and participate in an organization whose business ethics and pet care philosophy, mission, vision and values are clearly stated, unchanging and reflect your principles…
  • You will be able to access a growing list of benefits, perks, discounts, incentives and services that will support your personal and professional goals making your life more fulfilling, more fun and more profitable…
  • You will be able to participate in the PPG mentoring programs. Remember, whatever stage you’re at in your business development, there is always something more to learn and the PPG is here to help…
  • You will gain more control over your life, business and career by using the resources the PPG provides…
  • You will belong to an organization where membership stands for something so you can proudly tell the world, ‘I’m a member of the Guild.


So, what are you waiting for? Don’t miss out on the opportunity to work with leading industry experts. Don’t lose clients who demand ‘force-free’ training and pet care for their beloved furry family members. Don’t leave any of the great PPG benefits unclaimed. Don’t be left behind in our growing, dynamic industry. It all begins with your membership in the Pet Professional Guild. Join the PPG Today!


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