conscientious care for the animals entrusted to me, being constantly
attentive to their security, safety, and well-being, and to place
their welfare above all other business considerations.
To take every
opportunity to learn more about my profession and to improve my
To deal honestly
and fairly with the public, and to avoid misrepresentation of my
To respect the
confidence of every customer served.
To place service
to my customers and to the boarding kennel industry above personal
To avoid unfair
competitive practices, any slander or defamation of my competitors,
and actions or business practices which would result in dishonor upon
or distrust of my competitors or of the boarding kennel industry in
To support my
association, its policies and programs, and to participate as fully as
possible in its activities.
To be respectful
of, and to cooperate with the other professions and trades which
operate within the pet industry, in every way consistent with my other
To obey all
applicable Federal, State and local laws governing animal care.
To operate my
business in such a manner as to reflect honor upon the boarding kennel
industry within my local community.
responsible pet ownership, and to promote, especially through the
charitable programs of PCSA, an increased awareness and acceptance of
humane and noble animal programs.