If lawmakers adopt the approach advocated by APPDI and other concerned citizens, consumers will have another good reason to feel confident about Missouri-raised pets.
CONTACT: Doug Hughes of APPDI, 417-652-3579/ CO: American Professional Pet Distributors, Inc.
The APPDI humane care standards meet or exceed all major USDA animal welfare requirements for professional kennels.
APPDI also consulted closely with state animal health officials in all 50 states, every veterinary college in the United States and Canada, The American Kennel Club, animal care experts at the U.
As a result, APPDI certification will become the distinctive hallmark of quality, a seal of assurance for both pet retailers and consumers.