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  1. We are the only membership organization for professionals who subscribe to the view that aversive methods should never be used - or even deemed necessary - in the training or behavior modification of any animal. 
  2. We are an organization that stands up for what we believe in with ongoing advocacy initiatives, and backs it all up with the latest scientific research and peer-reviewed studies. 
  3. We host PPG World Service monthly, members have access to a minimum of one FREE educational webinar or webcast each month. 
  4. There are many more reasons to join.  Click here to learn about all the other benefits of being a PPG member. 

How You Join

This application process is for all membership levels including the Business Membership

The Application 

  1. Complete the on-line PPG application form
  2. Pay your  $10.00  non-refundable application fee
  3. The $10.00 application fee is valid for 30 days. Your membership must be approved and completed within that time.
  4. Pet Owners join for Free
  5. Guild Supporter - apply using the form across from here

The Application Review Process

  1. PPG will review your application form
  2. We look for a referring PPG member first
  3. Then we check your website and Facebook page
  4. If we cannot complete our necessary due diligence from your website, the referral and your Facebook page we will email  you a more detailed application form to complete. 
  5. When your membership is approved by the membership committee  the $10.00 application fee is  deducted from your first annual membership fee
  6. Membership fees can be paid monthly, please indicate your preferred payment option on your application form 
  7. Once your membership is approved you will receive an email with your annual membership fee invoice
  8. Upon receipt of payment your membership will then  be activated
  9. As soon as your membership is activated please login, view/edit your profile so clients can locate you

2018 Membership Rates

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 Membership Level

 Annual Fees
 Animal Rescue Organizations  $30.00
 Professional Member  
 Equine Behavior Professional  $65.00
 Dog Training/Behavior  Professional  $65.00
 Avian Behavior Consultant  $65.00
 Cat Behavior Consultant  $65.00
 Multiple Species  $65.00
 Pet Care Professionals  
 Pet Care Professional  $65.00 
 Pet Grooming Professional  $65.00
 Veterinary Professionals  
 Veterinarian Professional   $65.00
 Veterinarian Technician  $50.00
Provisional Member - A student or trainee  
 Dog Training  $45.00
 Pet Care Professional  $45.00
Emeritus Member - Retired   $30.00
Business Memberships - 5 professionals  $160.00
Corporate Partner - Packages starting at $450.00 Click here to learn more

Guild Supporter  - a supporter of PPG who is currently working in a related field  $45.00

* Please note that PPG Membership fees are non refundable *


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. 


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