• Dangerous Dog Seminar – Monday the 25th of May 2015

    Posted: Friday, 22 May 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    Learn how to identify the language of canine aggression and the appropriate responses to avoid or minimise injuries. Participants will experience the use of personal protection equipment and be offered an opportunity to experience a dog bite from a trained dog on a protective sleeve.

  • Pet stores are part of the solution to ending puppy farms, says peak industry body

    Posted: Friday, 15 May 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    The Pet Industry Association of Australia welcomes a Parliamentary inquiry into companion animal breeding practices in NSW, including the implications of banning the sale of dogs and cats in pet stores to end puppy farms.

  • ‘Cinderella dogs’ revealed at the Sydney Royal’s grooming championships

    Posted: Saturday, 11 April 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    The Sydney Royal's prestigious grooming competition hosted by the Pet Industry Association of Australia dazzles spectators with the stunning handiwork of the very best dog groomers from around Australia.

  • Pet Industry Association supports stricter regulations for all dog breeders and pet shops

    Posted: Friday, 20 February 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    The Pet Industry Association of Australia (PIAA) highlights their ‘Dogs Lifetime Guarantee Policy On Traceability and Re-Homing' in response to the Victorian Government’s proposal to ban pet shops from selling puppies.

  • Fish importation

    Posted: Friday, 13 February 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    The Pet Industry Association of Australia (PIAA) is delighted to announce that today the Department of Agriculture has decided to delay the implementation of the new fish importation and quarantine requirements for gouramis, cichlids and poeciliids for 12 months

  • Ipswich Parvovirus

    Posted: Tuesday, 3 February 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    IPSWICH vets are warning dog owners to ensure their pets are vaccinated after reporting an outbreak of the deadly Parvovirus in the city.

  • Why many of your pet fish will cost up to four times more after March 2015 !

    Posted: Wednesday, 7 January 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    The aquarium industry is facing the most serious threat it has ever had to deal with since 1999. Changes due to commence March 1st., 2015, will significantly impact the industry. If you want to help and already know about this problem, then please go straight to the bottom of this document, where there is an action plan. If you want more information then please read on …..

  • Fires in South Australia

    Posted: Tuesday, 6 January 2015 | By: SiteAdmin

    Fire destroys Tea Tree Gully Boarding Kennels and Cattery, many animals lost.

  • Labor wins the election in Victoria

    Posted: Wednesday, 3 December 2014 | By: SiteAdmin

    Labors policy on puppies in pet shops

  • Masterpet acquires Black Hawk Pet Food

    Posted: Monday, 3 November 2014 | By: SiteAdmin

    In a recent announcement to the Industry and their clients, Masterpet advised. "As you know, over the past few years we have been actively progressing our company so that our brands have a much greater impact on the day to day lives of pet owners".


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