APPA Press Releases : pet statistics

APPA Press Releases : pet statistics

APPA Launches National Pet Poetry Contest for Children
American Pet Products Association (APPA) President Bob Vetere announced today that the organization has launched a National Pet Poetry contest for children through their public awareness campaign Pets Add Life

Pet Industry Robust and Resilient Despite Recession and Cuts
The American Pet Products Association (APPA) Releases $43.2 Billion 2008 Pet Industry Spending Figure and Forecasts Continued Growth in 2009

Global Pet Expo Remains Strong Despite Recession
Global Pet Expo 2009 Lives Up to the Industry's Reputation of Being Recession Resistant With Growth in Attendance Over 2008

APPA Unveils Name Change
Leading Trade Association Changes its Name to Reflect its Expanding Role in the Pet Industry

The Internet Has Gone to the Dogs and Cats, Birds, Fish, Gerbils and Lizards
Pets have become one of the most popular topics online leading to a wave of new social networking sites, product review sites, blogs, news, videos, photos and more all dedicated to pets and their owners according to the American Pet Products Association

APPMA Welcomes New Members
Thirty-three companies have been approved for membership by APPAs Board of Directors

APPMA Names Jules Schwimmer Scholarship and Piggyback Scholarship Winners
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA) would like to congratulate the winners of The APPMA Jules Schwimmer Scholarship Award

High Gas Prices Got Your Tail Between Your Legs
Try some alternative activities with your pet rather than jumping in your car during the dog days of summer

APPMA Hires Office Administrator
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association, (APPMA) has named Michelle Treacy Office Administrator

U.S. Companies Continue Trend of Allowing Pets in the Workplace
A New Survey Conducted by the American Pet Products Manufacturers Association Shows Nearly One in Five Companies Allow Pets at Work

APPMA Announces Appointment of Julia Fidenzio Within the N.Y. Bar Association
Fidenzio Appointed Co-Vice-Chair of the Resource/Webpage Subcommittee of the Special Committee on Animals and the Law

Pet Ownership Campaign Stretches Across the Country
Campaign receives airings from national outlets and top markets such as Los Angeles, Houston, and Washington D.C.

Go Green For Earth Day and Include Your Pet Too!
Pet Owners Make Earth Friendly Choices When Choosing Products For Their Pets

Pet Pampering and Pet Health Insurance Drive Pet Industry Sales to Another All Time High
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association Releases 2007 Pet Industry Spending Figures and 2008 Spending Forecast

Spring Cleaning Does Not Stop at Windows and Closets
Give yourself, and your pet a clean and sparkling environment this Spring

APPMA Announces Promotions
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA) is proud to announce the promotions of three senior staff members

APPMA Welcomes New Members
Fifty-eight companies have been approved for membership by APPMAs Board of Directors

APPMA Welcomes New Members
Ninety-two companies have been approved for membership by APPMA’s Board of Directors.

2007 APPMA Holiday Pet Gift Guide
According to the 2007-2008 American Pet Products Manufacturers Association National Pet Owners Survey, 56% of dog owners and almost half of cat owners will buy their pets a gift this holiday season

No Tricks, Just Treats for Your Pet This Halloween
Halloween isn’t just for kids, as pet parents plan to let their loved ones have some fun too this year

APPMA Welcomes New Members
Fifteen companies have been approved for membership by APPMA’s Board of Directors

APPMA Membership Soars, Demonstrating the Strength of the Association and the Pet Industry
With 29 companies approved for membership, APPMA announces unprecedented membership numbers in excess of 1,000

APPMA Welcomes New Members
Twenty-seven companies have been approved for membership by APPMA’s Board of Directors

New National Pet Owners Survey Details Two Decades of Evolving American Pet Ownership
APPMA Releases 2007 2008 National Pet Owners Survey the Most Comprehensive Data Examining Demographics and Consumer Habits, of US Dog Cat Fish Bird Horse Reptile and Small Animal Owners

Leading Industry Experts Answer Questions Arising from Nationwide Pet Food Recall
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association President and Board Certified Animal Nutritionist Dr. Pusillo Offer Advice and Answer Commonly Asked Questions

APPMA Urges Pet Owners to Buckle Up Pets
Despite Safety Concerns, Dangers and a Growing Number of State Requirements, Almost Two-Thirds Admit to Not Using a Pet Restraint

New Products and Services Keep Pet Memories Alive
New Statistics Mark World Pet Memorial Day June 10th, 2007

APPMA Names Jules Schwimmer Scholarship and Piggybacking Scholarship Winners
The American Pet Products Manufacturers Association (APPMA) would like to congratulate the winners of The APPMA Jules Schwimmer Scholarship Award, along with the winner of the Earl F. Smith Memorial Scholarship for the 2007-2008 academic year

APPMA Announces Board Changes
Kay Schwichtenberg Named Chairman of the Board, Michael Farmer Named Vice Chairman, Michael O’Bryan Named Secretary/Treasurer

Think Green for Pets this March
Celebrate with environmentally friendly “green” pet products this St. Patrick’s Day, March 17th and Earth Day, March 20th

The American Pet Products Association (APPA) Announces New Hire
The country's largest pet products association welcomes Karyn Bennitt to the team

Must Have Products for the New First Puppy
The American Pet Products Association offers the latest and greatest puppy products for the new White House pooch

The American Pet Products Association Announces Board Changes
APPA Announces Board Changes

Help Reduce Your Pets Carbon PAWprint this Earth Day
Pet owners can make earth friendly choices when choosing products for their pets

PIJAC CONTINUES LEADING FIGHT AGAINST HR 669
If Passed in Current Form 669 Could Negatively Impact Pet Businesses and More Than One Third of the US Population

Pack up the Family and the Family Pets as you Hit the Road this Summer
The American Pet Products Association offers some of their top picks for making summer traveling with your pet safe and more convenient

New Survey Reveals that When it Comes to Caring for Our Faithful Companions American Pet Owners are Top Dog
American Pet Products Association releases the 2009-2010 National Pet Owners Survey

Andrew Darmohraj of the American Pet Products Association Named Chairman of the Board of Directors for the New York Society of Association Executives
Darmohraj Named Chairman of the Board of Directors for NYSAE

Pet Industry Grows More Than 5% in 2009 and Anticipates Nearly 5% Growth Again This Year
The American Pet Products Association APPA just released the annual comprehensive review of spending data and reports which shows overall spending in the pet industry including food supplies veterinary care live animal purchases and other services such as grooming boarding and pet sitting grew by 5 4 from 43 billion dollars in 2008 to a little over 45 billion dollars in 2009 with no declines in any category from 2007

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