K9 Resorts Named a Finalist for the 2019 IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Awards!


K9 Resorts is honored to announce it has been selected as a finalist for the IBPSA Pet Care Business Excellence Awards. Nicknamed the “Ibbys,” this award, established by the International Boarding & Pet Services Association (IBPSA), is considered the highest honor in the pet care industry and honors those businesses raising the bar for professionalism and success in the pet care services industry. The 2019 Ibbys will be presented to the winner and “runner-pup” during a special evening presentation at the Seventh Annual IBPSA Pet Care Services Educational Conference & Trade Show on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa (Palm Springs, California).

Ibby finalists and winners were decided by the Ibbys Selection Committee based on nominations received earlier this year. To meet the initial threshold for a nomination, pet care providers must have been in business for at least three years and a current member of IBPSA for at least six months. Next, nominees were required to submit information reflecting:

  • Financial growth in the past year.
  • Company description and vision.
  • Company culture.
  • How the business excels in animal welfare.
  • Education and certifications completed by pet care services business owners and employees.