FRANKLIN, Tenn., Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- EUKANUBA™ Brand and PetFlow's Good Deeds Program have partnered up with Rescue Bank to donate a bowl of dog food to shelters in the U.S. for every purchase made on www.PetFlow.com during August. The total EUKANUBA™ donation for the month is estimated to be about 12,000 pounds of dog food, plus an additional bowl of food for every PetFlow shipment of EUKANUBA™.
All purchases made through PetFlow in August will provide food donations for a shelter dog's wellbeing, while helping to raise awareness of the many adoptable shelter pets that are ready for a family.
"We strive to make a positive difference in the lives of dogs so they can be their best at every stage of life," said Mark Fannin, EUKANUBA™ Brand Manager. "By partnering with PetFlow and Rescue Bank, we'll help shelters spend less on food so they can put more into healthcare, rehab and enrichment to make a difference in lives of shelter pets in need."
The shelters receiving donations of EUKANUBA™ for the month of August are Maranatha Farm in Ridgeland, SC; Second Chance Rescue in Flushing, NY; Lucky Day Rescue Inc. in Loganville, GA; and Pets & People Humane Society in Yukon, OK. You can follow #PFGoodDeeds on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/petflow) and Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/petflow/) to read the stories about the shelter pets being helped with a EUKANUBA™ purchase on Petflow.
"Our partnership with EUKANUBA™ and Rescue Bank this month helps us to give back to shelters and support dogs in need through our Good Deeds program," says Michael Lackman, CEO of PetFlow. "We have already made an impact, providing thousands of meals to animals in need through the support of these shelters. We're proud of our partnership and the power it has to help raise awareness within the pet community to get pets into their forever homes."
EUKANUBA™ is sponsoring the Good Deeds program from August 1 through August 31, 2016. To participate, visit www.PetFlow.com.
With over 45 years of research, EUKANUBA™ Brand offers a complete food lineup, delivering exceptional nutrition by life stage and breed size to promote peak physical condition and activity. EUKANUBA™ is a pet food brand of Mars Petcare. For more information, please visit www.eukanuba.com or at Facebook.com/Eukanuba.
About Mars Petcare
Mars Petcare US is the U.S. operations of the world's largest petcare company at the privately-held Mars, Incorporated. Mars Petcare US produces some of the world's most beloved pet care brands, including PEDIGREE® Food and Treats for Dogs, CESAR® Canine Cuisine, IAMS™ Pet Food, SHEBA® Entrees for Cats, WHISKAS® Food for Cats, GREENIES™ Dental Chews and PILL POCKETS™ Treats, NUTRO™ Pet Food, EUKANUBA™ Pet Food and TEMPTATIONS™ Treats for Cats, as well as exclusive brands products for some of the leading retailers in the U.S. Headquartered in Franklin, Tenn., more than 3,700 Mars Petcare US associates make, sell and distribute its high-quality pet food from 20 manufacturing facilities located in communities across the U.S. For more information, please visit www.mars.com.
PetFlow, a leading retail brand of specialty pet food and supplies, is changing the way pet parents care for their loved ones through its mission of Good Foods and Good Deeds. It offers fast delivery on nearly 10,000 of the best products available in specialty pet, including food, treats, toys, bedding, accessories and health supplies, with convenient subscription and auto-ship options. The organization also serves as a trusted partner that pet lovers can rely on for personalized, data-driven advice and recommendations on nutrition and wellness. Through its Good Deeds charitable giving program, PetFlow has helped thousands of pets in need and is an ally to many rescue organizations throughout the U.S. For more information on PetFlow, visit PetFlow.com or Facebook.com/PetFlow.
About Rescue Bank
Rescue Bank operates on the national food bank model, serving community-based animal welfare groups that typically lack access to resources. Rescue Bank recognizes that these smaller, less-visible groups represent a substantial portion of America's animal rescue resource. Rescue Bank works with name-brand suppliers to deliver donated pet food to serve both the ongoing needs of more than 1,200 animal welfare organizations and the immediate needs of communities after disasters such as Superstorm Sandy and Midwestern tornados. Since establishing its national network in 2011, Rescue Bank has delivered more that 80 million meals of nutritious, wholesome pet food. Rescue Bank is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization supported by public and private donations. For more information visit http://www.rescuebank.org or find us on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/RescueBank.
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