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Pet Care Services Association

Association members commit to the highest level of pet care.


The Pet Care Services Association, previously known as the American Boarding Kennel Association (ABKA), is a non-profit trade association for nearly 3,000 pet care services and businesses around the world. Pet Care Services Association members are committed to the Pet Care Services Association Code of Ethics and the Pet Owners' Bill of Rights. The Code of Ethics and the Bill of Rights assures pet owners that their beloved pets will receive the highest level of professional and loving care.

Pet Care Services Association members offer a wide variety of pet services including boarding, daycare, grooming, training, pet transportation, shipping, pet supplies, food sales, and more.