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Mar 16, 2017, 09:36 ET Purina Farms Visitor Center Re-Opens For The 2017 Season On March 18

The first official day of spring and warmer weather is upon us. Nestlé Purina invites the whole family to plan a visit to Purina Farms for a fun...


Mar 02, 2017, 08:35 ET Pet-Related Organizations Received more than $31 Million in Support from Purina in 2016

Purina today announced that in 2016 the company donated $31.2 million worth of pet food, pet supplies and monetary contributions to pet-related...


Feb 02, 2017, 12:00 ET ProBowl Makes Dog and Cat Mealtime more Memorable

Imagine what it would be like to have fewer things to remember and worry about – especially when it comes to making sure dogs and cats get the...


Jan 12, 2017, 13:06 ET Middle School Students Learn Valuable Lessons about Pet Care at Nestlé Purina's New Storefront in JA BizTown

Junior Achievement's (JA) St. Louis BizTown is now "pet friendly" thanks to a new Purina storefront where students can learn what it's like...


Dec 21, 2016, 16:31 ET Second Chance Center for Animals Receives $25,000 Grant from Nestlé Purina

Second Chance Center for Animals is expanding its enrichment and training programs for shelter dogs with the opening of its Canine Sports Arena,...


Nov 03, 2016, 14:00 ET Nestlé Purina PetCare Company Celebrates Veterans Day with Three-Day Celebration and Highlights Job Opportunities for Veterans

Nestlé Purina is celebrating Veterans Day with three days of military-focused events for Purina associates, spotlighting job opportunities for...


Oct 26, 2016, 11:00 ET Five Pet Care Startups Selected as Pet Care Innovation Prize Finalists

A gaming, learning and social platform for dogs and pet owners. A smart bowl that helps ensure pets get the nutrition they need. Fitness programs...


Oct 06, 2016, 09:00 ET Purina & Sports Medicine Veterinarians Collaborate to Help Canine Athletes

 Canine athletes are leaping to new heights, running faster times and retrieving with greater endurance, with the help of proper nutrition and...


Jul 19, 2016, 09:17 ET Tidy Cats® Amps Up Odor Control To Cure Cat Lovers Of Stank Face

 As experts in fighting litter box odor, cat litter leader Tidy Cats® today announced the launch of its new public service effort to...


Apr 14, 2016, 09:30 ET Over 20 percent of Nestlé Purina Factories in North America Achieve Zero Waste to Landfill Status

 Nestlé Purina today announced that five of its factories in North America – spanning dog food, cat food and litter – have...


Feb 17, 2016, 08:28 ET It's Official! Tenth Straight Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show 'Best In Show' Winner 'CJ' Is Fueled By Purina Pro Plan

 For the 10th straight year, a Purina® Pro Plan®-fed dog has been named "Best in Show" at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show*. The...


Nov 04, 2014, 12:51 ET Nestle Purina Announces Leadership Transition: W. Patrick McGinnis Named Non-Executive Chairman, To Be Succeeded By Joseph R. Sivewright as CEO

 Nestle Purina PetCare today announced that effective January 1, 2015, W. Patrick McGinnis will transition from his position as Chief...


Aug 20, 2014, 08:54 ET Purina Shares Expertise on 'Achieving a Performance Edge'

 Some of the country's top dog handlers and trainers, as well as sporting dog journalists, recently were treated to tips on ways to enhance...


Jul 10, 2014, 10:05 ET Mandy Moore Joins Purina Cat Chow To Support Cat-Focused Shelters Nationwide Through Renovations, Nutrition And Adoption Effort With Donation Totaling Up To $325,000

 Every cat has a tale and for many, it starts at a shelter. All cats deserve a forever home where they can greet their owners at the door, bask...


Nov 04, 2013, 11:03 ET Ontario Veterinary College launches Keep Cancer On A Leash campaign featuring must-see music video ("We Could Be Heroes") performed by all-canine cast in support of pet cancer treatment and research

CANCER KILLS ONE IN FOUR DOGS - CANADIAN PET CANCER RESEARCH FINDS NEW INSIGHTS WHICH MAY ALSO BENEFIT HUMAN CANCER CARE GUELPH, ON, Nov. 4,...


Aug 30, 2013, 10:24 ET Nestle Purina Voluntarily Recalls Limited Number of Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat Chicken & Whole Barley Recipe Adult Dry Dog Food Bags Due to a Potential Health Risk

 Nestle Purina PetCare Company (NPPC) is voluntarily recalling a limited number of 3.5-pound bags of its Purina ONE beyOnd Our White Meat...


May 08, 2013, 14:20 ET Nestle Purina's Atlanta Facility Unveils Company's Largest Solar Array

 Nestle Purina PetCare today unveiled the Company's largest solar array at its Atlanta pet food manufacturing facility.  The solar array,...


Feb 11, 2013, 14:26 ET Purina Pro Plan Debuts New Consumer-Generated Ad During Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

 The famed green carpet is not the only place to find great dogs showing off this year.  As dog lovers around the country tune in on...


Jan 09, 2013, 13:00 ET Nestle Purina PetCare Company to voluntarily withdraw Waggin' Train® and Canyon Creek Ranch® brand dog treat products

Nestle Purina PetCare Company and its wholly owned subsidiary Waggin' Train, LLC today announced it is voluntarily withdrawing its Waggin' Train...


Dec 04, 2012, 18:15 ET Purina is Searching for America's Most Pet-Friendly Companies

Fifteen years ago, Nestle Purina PetCare recognized the benefits of allowing employees to bring their pets to work and started a "Pets at Work"...


Jun 20, 2012, 14:48 ET Grammy-Nominated Country Duo, Thompson Square, Teams Up With Purina® Dog Chow® Brand Dog Food To Celebrate Dog Family Moments

Purina® Dog Chow® Brand Dog Food believes dogs make a deep, lasting impact on their families, in a number of unique ways. According to a...


May 11, 2012, 17:49 ET Nestle Purina Voluntarily Recalls Single Lot of Therapeutic Canned Cat Food Due to A Low Level of Thiamine (Vitamin B1)

Nestle Purina PetCare (NPP) is voluntarily recalling one specific lot of its Purina Veterinary Diets® OM Overweight Management canned cat...


Mar 20, 2012, 14:07 ET Purina® Dog Chow® Brand Dog Food Celebrates Your Adventurous Family Dog With Online Photo Sweepstakes

 The Golden Globe® winner for Best Animated Feature Film, The Adventures of Tintin, bursts onto Blu-ray, DVD and Digital...


Feb 14, 2012, 10:00 ET Purina® Pro Plan® Unveils New Integrated Marketing Campaign Focused on Unleashing Greatness in Every Dog

Greatness lies in every dog, but it takes a motivated pet owner to bring it out. This is the key insight behind the new Purina® Pro...


Dec 06, 2011, 09:17 ET NEW Purina ONE® Initiative to Help Feed Shelter Pets Through QR Code and "Bowl-by-Bowl" Programs

Purina ONE® has launched two new Shelter Pet Program initiatives. Beginning this week, QR code stickers will appear on the front of Purina...