COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Petland Charities announced today that the 501c3 organization will collect donations beginning Monday, September 18, benefiting the Houston and Florida Keys Societies for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) to support hurricanes Harvey and Irma relief efforts.
Petland will be collecting donations at participating locations until October 1st. The funds raised will support both the Houston SPCA and Florida Keys SPCA, as the organizations work to help animals in need following the hurricanes.
"Our thoughts are with the people and pets affected by both Harvey and Irma," said Joe Watson, President and CEO of Petland, Inc. "Supporting the Houston SPCA and Florida Keys SPCA allows our employees and customers to play a hand in helping these animals find the food, safety and care that they need, and support the organizations that are supplying shelter to animals and conducting search and rescue efforts following these tragic events."
Donations can be made at the register. Call your local Petland store for hours of operation.
Corporately, Petland has sent volunteers and more than 2,000 pounds of dog food, water, fuel, generators and supplies Texas and Florida in recent weeks.
For more information about Petland, Inc.'s other charitable giving, visit petlandcares.com.
ABOUT PETLAND, INC.
Petland, Inc. is a franchise operation with quality, full service retail pet centers across the United States, Canada, China, Mexico, South Africa, Brazil and El Salvador. For more than 49 years, Petland Pet Counselors have been dedicated to matching the right pet with the right person and meeting the needs of both. To its customers who already have pets, Petland is dedicated to enhancing their knowledge and enjoyment of the human-animal bond. Petland was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in south central Ohio. For more information on Petland, visit www.petland.com.
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