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PPG Guiding Principles 

Three Easy Steps To Join!

Step One: Choose your membership level

                     ·       Are you a professional?

                     ·       Which Species do you work with?

                     ·       Are you a student or apprentice?

Step Two:   Do you wish to pay your dues annually or monthly?

Step Three: Now complete the application form and pay your non-refundable membership fees

or 

you can complete this short form and let us do our due diligence. Then when you are approved we will reduce the $20.00 application fee from your first year memberships fee.  

The Membership Application Review Process

  • The membership committee will review your application to make sure you are suitable for membership and are practicing PPGs Guiding Principles.
  • We reserve the right to check your website and social media pages to verify your philosophy and training methods.
  • We reserve the right to contact you by telephone if we have additional questions regarding your application.
  • We reserve the right to ask you to provide a referring PPG member endorsement.
  • As soon as your membership is approved it will be activated and you will receive an activation email. You may then login to the website and begin to use your membership benefits and display your membership badge and certificate.


What Sets PPG Apart?

We are the only membership organization for professionals who subscribe to the view that aversive methods should not be used - or even deemed necessary  as part of a strategic  training or behavior modification program. 

 As an  organization we stand up for what we and our membershp believes in. We promote ongoing advocacy initiatives, and back up our positions with the latest scientific research and peer-reviewed studies. 

As a member with PPG you have access to numerous membership benefits. 

Membership Fees

All PPG membership applications are thoroughly reviewed to ensure applicants are operating in line with our Guiding Principles. Membership in PPG is not automatic and we reserve the right to protect our Key Charter and Guiding Principles by reviewing each application to ensure it is in line with our organizations mission, vision and values.  Please also read our ethics review policy, this policy was put in place to protect our Guiding Principles. 

 

Thank you for your interest in joining The Pet Professional Guild.


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All content copyright 2018 The Pet Professional Guild . All rights reserved. The PPG is a 501 c 6 Non Profit organization
Please note the PPG website has a privacy and security policy. You can find it here 
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