The owner swears that their pet is gentle and tame, but as soon as they turn their back, it turns into a demon.
One of the most difficult parts about working in a pet store is handling massive amounts of pee, poo, and vomit from a wide array of pets.
Though the pets' cuteness sometimes makes up for it, if you're into that sort of thing.
The worst is when a dog starts peeing on everything, especially the products on sale at the store, and the staff has to go chase after it while the owner just stands there.
That’s why the bottom shelves, which are more prone to being peed on, have products in sealed plastic packages.
Those products are way easier to disinfect in the event of an incident.
That story about dogs looking like their owners is completely TRUE.
People who work at pet stores frequently encounter: the bodybuilder with the muscular pit bull, the natural fitness nut with the lithe greyhound, the most laid-back hippies with their messy pulis, and the old dogs with their old owners who only come by the store for a chat.