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I Work At Petsmart

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    New Fan of Petsmart

    There's a PetCo that's about 2 miles from my house. Last Saturday, I called them to ask about having my dog's nails clipped - find out how much they charge and ask if I have to make an appointment, etc. - and the girl told me that unless I provide them with vet records they will...
    Lushesb Lushesb 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2009

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    I have worked here for 2.

    5 years and it's funny reading people rant or record their rants about how PetSmart is evil and everyone there doesn't know thing about animals. This is very much true about the knowledge but not everyone is an idiot. The amount of fish tanks I have including my salt water reef...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 15, 2014

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    I Used To Work At The Petshotel

    as the Night Pets Care Specialist.  worst. job. ever. glorified janitor and dog walker.  the last shift doesn't get all their work done, so you have to do theirs and your own.  you have to walk and feed all dogs in the facility, by yourself, with another staff (who may or may...
    petsmartsucks petsmartsucks 46-50 1 Response Feb 6, 2011

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    I worked at PetSmart

    for 6 years. I quit about 5 months ago and I will never step foot in that store or any PetSmart ever. Some people get lucky and get to work in a store with great management. I on the other hand, didn't. It took them 5 1/2 years to promote me and it took me 6 months as a manager...
    djdesmond djdesmond 22-25, F Dec 29, 2014

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    I Love Petsmart

      That has got to be one of the coolest jobs in the world. Our Great Dane loves Petsmart b/c everyone always makes over her and gives her treats.   I know someone that will never get the opprtunity to take their pet to Petsmart. Their pup was brutally murdered. You can...
    betchaboots betchaboots 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2009

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