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American Pet Products Association Announces Employee Promotion and New Hire


American Pet Products Association Announces Partnership with Animal Rescue Foundation’s Pets and Vets Program

APPA pledged $1 million over the next four years to support the expansion of the program pairing shelter animals with veterans coping with PTSD and other service-related challenges.


APPA Keeps Pets In Mind for Healthy Aging Month

-September’s month-long observance is a good reminder for pet owners to be proactive with their aging pets -


Pet Gifts Get Merry & Bright for the Holidays

-With over 84 million pet-owning households, there will be lots of pet owners looking for the perfect gift for their furry companion -


APPA Celebrates Summer With Fun in the Sun Products

- The American Pet Products Association (APPA) encourages pet owners to get out and have fun with their pets this summer -


American Pet Products Association Announces Two New Hires


APPA Announces Upcoming Retirement of President and CEO Bob Vetere and Names PIDA President Steve King Succeeding CEO


APPA Encourages Proactiveness for National Pet Preparedness Month

- June’s month-long pet observance encourages pet owners to be prepared in case of an emergency -


APPA Members Promote Healthy Habits for Pet Cancer Awareness Month

- May’s month-long pet observance reminds owners of the importance of preventative health and wellness care for their pets -


American Pet Products Association Recognizes National Pet First Aid Month with a Look at Some Products that Help Care for Pets