2024 Pet and Animal Care Awards

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Welcome to the Pet and Animal Care Awards 2024

Step forward in the 2024 Pet and Animal Care Awards, proudly presented by Business Awards UK. Being named a shortlisted candidate, or better yet, a Winner or Finalist, can significantly elevate your brand’s stature, highlighting your dedication to excellence and empathy in this unique sector.

Celebrate your achievements and demonstrate your commitment to the health and happiness of our cherished animal friends. Now is your time to shine among your peers; submit your entry for the 2024 Pet and Animal Care Awards today.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.


Social Marketing

Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.


Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.


Publicity and PR Package


£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
(Free Forever)
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

Awards Worth Talking About...

2023 Award Winner


Michael White from Breedera discusses his family business history working in the pet and animal care industry and how that helped inspired him to create an app and solution for Animal Breeders. After many years and app updates later, Breedera is a trusted app for breeding professionals all over the UK, which continues to innovate and excel.

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

Pet and Animal Care Awards Categories

CategoryDescription / Criteria
Innovative Animal Health TechnologyRecognising a technological advancement that revolutionises animal health, improving diagnostics, treatments, or overall well-being through cutting-edge innovation and scientific advancements.
Outstanding Pet Care AppRecognising a mobile application that offers innovative features, convenience, and reliable information to assist pet owners in managing their pet’s health, well-being, and daily care.
Outstanding Veterinary ClinicRecognising a veterinary clinic that consistently provides exceptional care, compassion, and innovative medical services to improve the health and well-being of animals.
Most Positive Community ImpactRecognising an individual, organisation, or company that has made a significant positive impact on the local community through animal-related initiatives, programs, or services, promoting animal welfare and well-being.
Exceptional Pet TrainerAcknowledging a pet trainer who demonstrates exceptional skill, knowledge, and a compassionate approach in helping animals and their owners achieve positive behavioral outcomes.
Outstanding Animal BehaviouristCommending a professional who showcases exceptional knowledge, expertise, and results in understanding and modifying animal behavior, improving the lives of both animals and their owners.
Best Mobile Dog GroomerCelebrating a mobile dog grooming service that goes above and beyond, providing convenience, quality grooming, and personalised care to keep dogs looking and feeling their best.
Best Mobile Animal Care ProviderRecognising an individual, organisation, or company that delivers excellent provision for pet and animal care through mobile services. E.g. microchipping, vaccinations etc.
Best Dog KennelsCommending outstanding kennels that provide exceptional care, comfort, and safety, with innovative facilities and excellent customer service.

Best Home Boarding
Honours top-tier home boarding services that offer a nurturing, safe, and considered environment for pets, emphasising individual attention and a home-like atmosphere.
Best Pet-Friendly HotelHonouring a hotel that offers outstanding amenities, services, and hospitality to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay for both pets and their owners.
Exceptional Pet and Animal TechnologyRecognising a business that brings an excellent technology to the pet and animal care sector.
Most Eco-Friendly Pet ProductRecognising a pet product that demonstrates outstanding environmental responsibility, using sustainable materials, reducing carbon footprint, and promoting eco-conscious practices.
Excellence in Animal RescueCommending an organisation or individual that exhibits exceptional dedication, compassion, and success in rescuing and rehabilitating animals, giving them a second chance at life.
Outstanding Pet Rehabilitation CentreAcknowledging a rehabilitation center that provides exceptional care, therapies, and rehabilitation programs to help pets recover from injuries, surgeries, or chronic conditions, enhancing their quality of life.
Best CatteryAcknowledging a cattery that provides a safe, comfortable, and stimulating environment for cats, offering excellent care, socialisation, and enrichment tailored to feline needs.
Best Family BusinessRecognising a family-owned enterprise that exemplifies strong leadership, innovative practices, and outstanding contribution to both their industry and community.
Exceptional Customer SatisfactionHonouring an organisation that consistently exceeds expectations, delivering unparalleled service and fostering enduring customer loyalty.
Pet Retailer of the YearAcknowledging a standout pet retail business that excels in providing quality products, exemplary service, and demonstrates a deep commitment to the welfare and happiness of pets and their owners.
Rising Star AwardRecognising exceptional talent and potential in individuals who have demonstrated remarkable growth and impact in their sector within a short span of time.

Entry Form

Pet and Animal Care Awards

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Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.


Introducing Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., a groundbreaking British company at the forefront of technological advancements, spearheaded by its Founder and CEO, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish. Dr. Cavendish has redefined the boundaries of innovation, earning her a well-deserved nomination for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023.

Established in 2019, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. was the brainchild of Dr. Cavendish, a renowned physicist and serial entrepreneur with a track record of developing ground-breaking technologies. Recognising the need for a radical shift in our approach to tackling global challenges, Dr. Cavendish envisioned a company that would act as a catalyst for disruptive ideas and transformative solutions.

Under Dr. Cavendish’s visionary leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has rapidly become a game-changer in the fields of renewable energy, artificial intelligence, and sustainable materials. Her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and calculated risk-taking has made the company an incubator for breakthrough ideas that revolutionise industries.

A prime example of Dr. Cavendish’s innovative prowess is the company’s flagship project, “HelioSynth”. This pioneering solar technology harnesses the power of artificial photosynthesis, converting sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide into clean, sustainable energy. By effectively replicating nature’s most efficient energy conversion process, Dr. Cavendish’s brainchild has the potential to transform the renewable energy sector and contribute significantly to reducing the world’s carbon footprint.

However, Dr. Cavendish’s innovative spirit does not stop at scientific advancements. Under her leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has adopted a unique, forward-thinking approach to its organisational structure and management style. By embracing a flat hierarchy and encouraging open communication, the company cultivates an environment where creativity and experimentation are nurtured, and unconventional ideas are celebrated.

In addition to fostering innovation within her own company, Dr. Cavendish is committed to nurturing the next generation of trailblazers. Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. actively collaborates with academic institutions and young entrepreneurs, offering research grants, mentorship programmes, and innovation challenges aimed at supporting emerging talent and driving groundbreaking ideas forward.

Dr. Cavendish is also an ardent advocate for diversity and inclusion in the world of technology and innovation. Through various company initiatives, such as scholarships and outreach programmes, she champions the inclusion of underrepresented groups in the sector, believing that true innovation can only be achieved by tapping into the wealth of diverse perspectives and experiences.

Beyond her achievements at Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., Dr. Cavendish is a thought leader in her own right. A sought-after speaker at industry conferences and events, she shares her insights on the future of technology, sustainability, and innovation, inspiring others to think boldly and challenge the status quo.

In summary, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish’s exceptional track record as the driving force behind Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., her relentless pursuit of transformative ideas, and her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and inclusivity, make her an exemplary candidate for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023. By recognising her achievements, we celebrate not only her visionary leadership but also the immense potential for positive change that she represents.