LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® (nutrish.rachaelray.com/cat) will take the top spot as Presenting Sponsor at the third annual CatCon®. Set to take place August 12th and 13th, 2017 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, CatCon is where pop culture and cat culture converge, showcasing some of the world's top cat-centric merchandise, conversations with those at the epicenter of the cat world, incredible activations, and adoptions.
As CatCon's Presenting sponsor, Rachael Ray Nutrish will also host the expo's Furever Home Lounge. Each new adoptive family will get a "Kitty Starter Kit Swag Bag" including cat food and other goodies from Rachael Ray Nutrish.
"We are thrilled to be back at CatCon for our third consecutive year celebrating cats and cat culture, and this time as presenting sponsor," said Steve Joyce, Vice President of Marketing for Rachael Ray Nutrish. "We couldn't be more excited to talk to cat parents about our new products, and, most importantly, help hundreds of shelter cats find their Furever Homes."
This year's convention will again offer amazing entertainment and activations, as well as some of the biggest names in cat and pop culture, including Lil BUB, Nala Cat, Kitten Lady, Julie Newmar ("Batman's" Catwoman) and a special appearance by Ian Somerhalder ("The Vampire Diaries").
ABOUT RACHAEL RAY™ NUTRISH®
In 2008, daytime television host, best-selling author and pet-lover, Rachael Ray partnered with the pet food experts at Ainsworth Pet Nutrition to create a line of super premium food and treats for dogs and cats called Rachael Ray™ Nutrish®. Each Rachael Ray Nutrish formula is inspired by recipes from Rachael's own kitchen and is made with simple, wholesome ingredients. What's more, all Rachael Ray Nutrish recipes can be found right where consumers shop for the rest of their families' groceries. Additionally, a portion of proceeds from each sale of Nutrish is donated to The Rachael Ray Foundation which helps animals through Rachael's Rescue®. To date, Rachael's Rescue has donated more than $17.5 million dollars to pet charities and other organizations that do good for animals. So, not only are Nutrish products great for your dog and cat, they're great for countless other dogs and cats as well. To learn more about Rachael Ray Nutrish, visit http://nutrish.com.
Tickets to CatCon go on sale in Spring 2017.
Hours: Saturday, August 12th: 9am-6pm Sunday, August 13th: 10am - 5pm
Location: Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101