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Pura Naturals Pet Launches 1-Tree Planted Eco Program for Earth Day

Its goal is to plant hundreds of trees for future generations.

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(PRESS RELEASE) ARDSLEY, NY — Pura Naturals Pet celebrates Earth Day with inaugural “Team Green” program that furthers their recycling and sustainability endeavors. This includes a 1-Tree Planted initiative for their USDA Certified Organic Tea Tree & Peppermint Shampoo and Conditioner.

We’re doing more than replacing office light bulbs and placing an extra recycling bin. We are champions of organic pet wellness and believers that great products can do amazing things. Our award-winning Tea Tree & Peppermint Shampoo and Conditioner not only heal canines’ sensitive skin, but now serves as a tool to reverse deforestation and help restore habitats for animals when retailers or consumers purchase this combo pack. We’re making an impact to increase corporate social responsibility by planting trees with amazing projects around the world!

Julie Creed, VP of sales and marketing stated “Pura Naturals Pet is eco-friendly and looks for unique ways to continually improve our global footprint. Team Green provides the platform to expand our recycling and corporate sustainability efforts. With 1-Tree Planted, it’s a multi-faceted approach with specific products that are tethered to planting a tree. We have employees rolling up their sleeves and planting trees and doing restoration in specific markets from the boroughs of New York to the beaches along the California Coast. We are also encouraging our retail customers to purchase our Tea Tree & Peppermint Shampoo and Conditioner combo pack that is earmarked with the 1-Tree Planted logo. Proceeds from the sale of these combo packs will be used to help fund our tree planting initiative.”

The stats are staggering;

  • 700 pounds of paper are used by the average U.S citizen annually.
  • 80,000 acres of forest disappear from Earth daily.
  • Tropical forest destruction accounts for about 20% of current greenhouse gas emissions.
  • 80% of the world’s terrestrial plants and animals live in forests and are losing their habitats to deforestation.

“From our local parks to national forests, our families, pets and the environment all rely on trees. Our goal is to plant hundreds of trees for future generations in conjunction with the U.S. Forest Service and amazing reforestation partners around the world.” added Creed.

The benefit of planting trees is felt long term. Trees reduce the amount of storm water runoff, which reduces erosion and pollution in our waterways and may reduce the effects of flooding. Many species of wildlife also depend on trees for their habitat. Trees also provide protection and homes for many birds and mammals.

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For information on Pura Naturals Pet all-natural and certified organic products and the different ways we are committed to recycling and conservation, please visit our website at PuraNaturalsPet.com or view our Sustainability Program or call a customer service representative at (844) 698-4367.

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Gang Bakery Unleashes First Ohio Store in Cleveland

Grand opening celebration will last through Dec. 21.

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(PRESS RELEASE) Woof Gang Bakery will celebrate the opening of the company’s first Ohio store with a grand opening event through Dec 21.

The new Woof Gang Bakery location in Shaker Heights is a locally owned franchise, offering professional pet grooming and a wide selection of healthy pet foods, gourmet baked treats, toys, accessories and pet supplies.

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The grand opening celebration is in full swing and will last through Dec. 21. Throughout the event, customers can enter to win “pawsome” raffle prizes including free pet food for a year, free dog treats for a year, stylish collar and leash sets, a gift basket filled with dog toys and more pet pampering products. Customers will also receive an upgrade on all pet grooming appointments booked during the grand opening period.

Ohio natives Natalee and Joe Gilk are the franchise owners of the new Woof Gang Bakery store. They are eager to provide customers and their pets with wholesome pet foods, quality products and full-service pet grooming in a welcoming, neighborhood setting.

With Joe’s 26 years of experience in the pet industry, the Gilks bring expertise and commitment to the well-being of their furry clientele.

“Because we adore animals and know that pets are a part of our families, it’s our goal to provide our customers with personalized service, meet their individual needs and provide them with the best products and grooming services to keep their pets healthy and happy,” said Natalee Gilk.

Natalee and Joe share a customer-focused business approach and enjoy meeting neighbors and their pets. The couple is committed to being a positive force in the local community and animal rescue. Their own family includes a rescued miniature Dachshund named Cloe.

Woof Gang Bakery is a specialty retailer of pet food, pet supplies and professional pet grooming in North America, with more than 130 locations open or under development in the U.S.

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iHeartDogs.com Holiday Dog Shelter Food Drive Tops 1.3M Meals

The goal had been 500,000 meals in four days.

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(PRESS RELEASE) Online retailer and pet media sensation iHeartDogs.com announced the results of its fundraiser from Black Friday to Cyber Monday shopping on iHeartDogs.

“We launched an ambitious goal to raise 500,000 meals in just four days which had never been done before and our community responded in ways that completely blew our minds. Together we raised 1,300,000+ meals for shelter dogs in need. It was a Christmas Miracle,” said Justin Palmer iHeartDogs.com CEO.

The iHeartDogs.com team then launched its Christmas Miracle event a few days later — with partners GreaterGood and ZestyPaws — surprising 10 rescues with much needed meals, supplies and beds to get as much of the donations out as possible for the holiday season. Rescues were surprised with neatly wrapped pallets of food, a social media corner to showcase dogs that need a home and surprises for the pups.

The entire event was made possible by the what the iHeartDogs team calls their true Heroes — customers who choose to shop on iHeartDogs.com and make a difference in the lives of shelter dogs everywhere.

“We are so thankful for all the heroes who join us at iHeartDogs.com to do incredible things in the world — we couldn’t do this without them” said Marshall Morris, president.

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Cat Writers Conference Looking for Speakers

It’s set for July 16-18 in Woodbridge, NJ.

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(PRESS RELEASE) The Cat Writers’ Association announced its call for speakers for its 26th annual conference and awards banquet at the APA Hotel in Woodbridge, NJ, July 16-18, 2020.

The association is looking for industry leaders, motivators and creative talents to present dynamic and educational sessions. CWA is seeking proposals for sessions, workshops and panels that will inspire, motivate and empower attendees. Proposals are accepted for various forms of written, visual and audio media platforms to further all stages of their careers and business development. Emphasis will be put on speakers who may have not spoken at a CWA conference before, or those with new content.

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Examples of topics, include but are not limited to: how to pitch agents and editors, making career moves that lead to increased income, publishing in all its aspects (print and e-books, magazines, online, etc.), grammar tips, editing skills, social media growth and development, tips on column, anthology, or fiction writing and back-to-basics skill workshops.

Proposals will also be welcomed on topics such as: smartphone photography and videography, workshops on how to use photo editing and digital design programs for social media platforms, effective podcast or public speaking, using humor to educate, communicating with cat-speak and casual language and more.

CWA is an organization devoted to sharing positive and relevant communications and information about anything cat-related to the general public; sessions do not have to specifically pertain to cats. CWA welcomes a variety of sessions, some of them cat-centric in nature, but for the most part, sessions should be able to stand on their own, educating and informing in a general sense.

The CWA is a nonprofit organization and is unable to offer monetary compensation for travel or presenting. Speakers receive a ticket to the full conference venue as well as one-night hotel room accommodations at the host hotel. The deadline is Jan. 31, 2020.

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