Bob Croucher

Bob has been the publisher of Pet Industry News since its inception in 1991. He has been in the pet industry for more than 30 years. Contact Bob for your advertising needs on Ph: (02) 4443 5200   Mobile: 0418 215 722



Sandra Totaro

Sandra has been in the graphic and web design industry for over 20 years. She is available for designing and laying up of advertising for clients. If you would like her to design your ads please contact her via








Is a business consultant for Pet Grooming Salons. She has been in the grooming industry for nearly 25 years, owning and building a salon herself and now dedicates her time to helping other business owners like herself.



Caroline Zambrano

Caroline Zambrano is a pet journalist with 18+ years experience in the pet industry, editing and writing for a number of pet magazines, such as Australian Dog Lover, Dogs Life, AU/NZ National Geographic Kids, The Australian Veterinarian, Better Homes and Gardens and others. She also does PR for pet businesses.


John Dawes

John is a freelance writer and international ornamental aquatic industry consultant. He is a long-time contributor to, and supporter of, PIN, has written over 4,000 articles and contributed to 50 books as author, editor and editorial consultant. In 2005 John (along with his wife and business partner, Vivian) received the OFI Award for their “valuable contribution to the ornamental aquatic industry”. John is an Honours graduate in Biology and Geology, a Fellow of the Linnean Society of London, a Fellow of the Zoological Society of London, a Member of the Society of Biology and a Chartered Biologist.