Jacobs has worked in the Pet Industry his entire career. Graduating from SUNY Delhi in 1986 with a degree in agriculture, Jacobs began working for a premium pet food distributor in Queens New York. Jacobs was then recruited to be a territory manager by Truimph Pet foods, which he did for 6 years. Jacobs then went to work for Vo-Toys,a family owned pet toy manufacturer in New Jersey, where he was the national sales manager for over 20 years. Jacobs job responsibilities included marketing and product development was well as sales. In 2014, Mr. Jacobs started a new company called Scoochie Pet Products, which he says take the best of all the companies he has worked for and combined that with his almost 30 years experience in the pet industry and created what he calls the Pet Shop Quality pet company.