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Headquarters San Diego, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1965
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Petco is a leading pet specialty retailer that provides the products, services and advice that make it easier for our customers to be great pet parents. Everything we do is guided by our vision for Healthier Pets. Happier People. Better World. We operate more than 1,300 stores nationwide and in Puerto Rico, including more than 50 Unleashed by Petco locations, a smaller format... More

Mission: Providing the highest quality pet food and pet supplies
Training our associates to understand your pet’s specific needs and to offer the right solution

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Improve the lives of pets and their parents.

If you have a passion to enhance the bond people have with their pets, PETCO has the career for you. You’ll work in a fun environment with great people who share your values. You'll also enjoy many opportunities for professional development and personal fulfillment.

This isn’t just a job. It’s the chance to live out our love for animals every day. A wagging tail, a contented purr, and a delighted pet parent are just a few of the rewards for our dedication.

Whether we‘re helping someone adopt a new life-long, four-legged family member or educating a pet parent on the right natural foods for their companion animal, we go above and beyond to make sure both pets and parents live life to the fullest.

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Employees say it's “OK”   563 ratings


55% Approve of the CEO   310 ratings

Petco CEO James M. Myers

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Great company to work for!

  Former Companion Animal Department Manager in Lake Grove, NY

Pros: Discounts, Health Benefits, Raises, Paid Time Off, Plus great chances for advancement! Not to mention the wonderful feeling of caring animals, educating customers and helping find each animals forever home! Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Clovis, CA Jun 2014 Reviewed 6 days ago New

Interview Details – I applied online and went in the next day to turn in my resume. I was told there was open interviews the following week and to attend. I got a call from one of the store managers two days later saying she wanted me for their dog trainer position. She was impressed by all my past experiences with…Full Interview

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Petco Awards & Accolades

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World's Most Ethical Companies, Ethisphere, 2013
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008
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