Equity, Inclusion and Diversity at Banfield is how we appreciate each other’s unique perspectives and contributions. Together, we can truly live out our purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS. That promise is grounded in The Five Principles and supports our commitment to health and wellbeing.
Banfield is a community of people characterized by diversity of thought, background, preferences and approach, and bonded together by our commitment to our purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS. Our pledge, achieved through the health and well-being of our associates, is to create an inclusive environment where all associates can be themselves, so that we can find value in our differences.
Banfield promotes a sense of belonging, respect and celebration of differences. This enables associates to feel supported in their passions and ability to provide quality care to our clients.
Banfield embraces and values all human differences. We strive to enrich ourselves and our communities as we listen and learn from each other, maximizing our potential.
I really appreciate how the senior leaders in Banfield are 100% invested in making this the best place to work, and encourage you to be your true self at work. As an immigrant, that has really inspired me to share my voice and help the EI&D cause.- Banfield Associate
Who knows our people better than themselves? That’s why we offer our associates the opportunity to develop and connect with one another through our ever-growing associate led communities.
Through internal partnerships and external relationships, we’re building pathways for Black talent to grow at Banfield — and ultimately impact the industry and our surrounding communities.Learn more
We’re elevating the Veterinary LGBTQ+ Community to create a safe space for support, development and networking — all while promoting advocacy and activism.Learn more
Together, we promote the heritage of our Hispanic and Latinx associates by sharing their cultures and offering educational opportunities, networking, cultural events and social gatherings.Learn more
We’re helping women lift each other up. Together, we advance our skills and leadership potential through relationships with each other, our allies and our community.Learn more
We believe in creating a more meaningful tomorrow for ourselves, our communities, and the next generations of leaders by embracing authentic connections, technology and innovation.Learn more
Build, strengthen, and amplify our impact within the Asian American (API) community who trace their roots to more than 50 countries, each with unique histories, cultures, languages and other characteristics. We aim to influence Banfield efforts on culturally-competent care and diversifying our talent pipeline.Learn more
Culturally competent care
Providing great care means providing it for everyone — no matter their race, gender, disability status, ethnicity, cultural background, English language proficiency or literacy. Culturally competent care means we’re always learning and growing.
Knowing how your personal values relate to your cultural and professional beliefs.
Engage in cross-cultural interactions
Applying what you’ve learned when meeting with pet owners from culturally diverse backgrounds.
Demonstrate interest to learn and adapt cross-culturally
Showing a desire to become culturally aware, open to others, accepting and respectful.
Learning more about different cultural beliefs and values.
Develop capabilities to access
Increasing skill to collect relevant cultural data and assess cultural, racial and ethnic differences in pet owner instructions.
We know that veterans bring something special to our locations. Banfield is proud to give back to those who serve, supporting veterans groups and encouraging them in their careers with us.Learn more
How this designer, pet lover, and LGBTQ advocate found a workplace that welcomed her whole self.Read more