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There are worse places to work

Grooming Assistant (Current Employee) Delafield, WI

ProsGet paid to play with animals, paid training, benefits, paid time off

ConsTurnover rate really high, vindictive managers, unsupportive managers, hostile work environment, very little raises or opportunity for advancement.

Advice to Senior ManagementMake sure your employees get along, pay is fair, and managers treat people fairly, provide raises no matter what position the employee is in in the company (even if commission vs hourly (salon workers, etc))

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Terrible workplace. Every email and call ends with termination threats.

    Anonymous (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Petco for more than 10 years


    Pros: Playing with cats and dogs that visit the store. Cons: Hostile environment. Low pay compared to similar positions in other retailers. My store has to do a… Advice to Senior Management: End micromanagement, stop constant threats, and restore faith in the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Decent company with some internal flaws

    Store Associate (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Petco part-time for less than a year


    Pros: Opportunity to harness sales experience by recommending pet foods and products and learning… Cons: Store is often understaffed which leads to unneeded employees stress and customer dissatisfaction. This could be remedied (if only a little) by not including the… Advice to Senior Management: Remove salaried managers from the allotted hours for the week: this would free up approximately 90 hours and would reliever the rampant under-staffing. Make the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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