News from the Pet Industry Association of Australia

Richmond TAFE – Short Courses

Richmond TAFE are offering some Short Courses. Introduction to Canine Behaviour - 3 November 2020 First Aid - Medication Techniques for Pets - 14 November 2020 Click link to see details and contact Richmond TAFE 02 4570 9099

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PIAA Aquatic Pet Advisory Committee

PIAA has formed an Aquatic Pet Advisory Committee (APAC). The committee’s purpose is to provide objective advice, insights and/or recommendations to the PIAA board on matters pertaining to the aquatic industry in Australia. The inaugural APAC members are: Gareth...

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Understanding the Pet Industry and Training

Every successful organisation understands the importance of focused training to improve the team’s performance. Background One of the PIAA’s constitutional drivers is to Develop/promote quality standards, educational packages for our members. A key initiative...

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COVID-19 Update – Cash flow boost for employers

From 28 April 2020, eligible businesses will receive a tax-free cash flow boost of between $20,000 and $100,000 through credits in the activity statement system when they lodge all relevant activity statements. This is to help during the economic downturn associated...

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COVID-19 Update

In light of recent Government announcements, please see the below information.  At this time, no pet related business are impacted by these changes. The following facilities will be restricted from opening from midday local time 23 March 2020 Pubs, registered and...

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COVID-19 – Important Information for Employers

If you are an employer responsible for workers, you must identify and manage all work health and safety risks, including the exposure to COVID-19. If the workplace is adopting appropriate measures such as handwashing, proper hygiene and social distancing, then it is...

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Important information for Boarding Kennels & Catteries

Processes for preventing, containing and managing COVID-19 within the Pet Boarding Sector The information supplied in this process has been advised to directly by a coronavirus advisor from health direct. All information can be reviewed and updated by regularly...

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The latest from our Banking Partner – Commonwealth Bank

Leave nothing to chance - A business podcast Comedian Yianni Agisilaou chats to some of Australia’s inspiring small business owners.  Lean from their insightful conversations.  They’ve been there, done that and lived to tell the tale. Listen now Things you...

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