Advice to Incoming Interns

We're so excited to welcome new faces to #PetSmartOnCampus and #LifeAtPetSmart this summer! Check out the bite-sized bits of advice below to make the most of your internship or training program.

  • Approach each day with purpose

  • If you want to learn about something, ask!

  • Bring your authentic self every day. It's encouraged at PetSmart!

  • Don't be afraid to do something different!

  • Take advantage of the diverse experiences people have. Learn about their career path.

  • Ask questions, provide valuable input, and make it clear you care about PetSmart

  • Conduct meet and greets across the entire business! The more people you meet the better you'll understand how what you do impacts the whole.

  • Get out and see the sights around if you're interning from another state!

Here are a few things that past interns have had to say about their experience:


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