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Apr 21, 2018, 11:00 ET BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ Celebrates Washington, D.C.'s Commitment to Pets

It's no secret that clean cities create happier and healthier places to live for residents and pets alike. Mars Petcare applauds D.C. Mayor Muriel...


Apr 06, 2018, 12:00 ET Mars Petcare Arkansas Facility Receives Three Million Work Hours Safety Award

Today, Mars Petcare's Fort Smith facility is being honored with a Three Million Work Hours Safety Award from the Arkansas Department of Labor for...


Mar 07, 2018, 09:05 ET Tucson's Working Cat Project and Local Dog Park Receive Help from 400+ Volunteers

Pima Animal Care Center is getting a new "catty shack" and "catio" for its working cat project. Not all cats are suitable as pets, and the working...


Dec 12, 2017, 13:44 ET Mars Petcare Turns to the Sun to Help Power a Better World for Pets

Today Mars Petcare flipped the switch on a brand new solar garden linked to the company's San Bernardino, Calif., manufacturing facility that...


Aug 29, 2017, 11:33 ET Classroom Pets Aren't Just for Fun: New Research Reveals Animals' Positive Impact on Students

Classroom pets have long been seen as a way to support teaching efforts and help students learn – and research released today shows the true impact...


Aug 24, 2017, 12:06 ET Downtown Nashville Has More Pets than Kids - New Efforts Make Life Better for People and their Pets

This summer, Nashville will add a few more reasons to be known as a growing, thriving city to visit and live – for people and their pets. Today,...


Jun 23, 2017, 08:07 ET The Power of Pets in Cities: 82 percent of US Mayors Agree that Pets Positively Impact Their Communities

Pets make our lives happier and healthier, and their presence alone is proven to make communities safer. They play an ever increasingly important...


Jun 22, 2017, 09:00 ET Comprehensive Resource Guide Demonstrates How 'Pets Work at Work'

Friday, June 23rd is a day known for bringing furry friends to work, and pets all over the country will be roaming the halls of many businesses....


Apr 11, 2017, 10:20 ET Survey says…Pets Parents Love to Celebrate their Furry Babies

Just in time for National Pet Day, Mars Petcare US, the world's leading pet nutrition and health care business, reveals a new survey that shows...


Mar 11, 2017, 09:00 ET Ultimate Urban Pop-Up Dog Park Debuts in Austin

The world's leading pet brands have teamed up to bring the urban dog park of the future to Austin this weekend, in an effort to make the city even...


Mar 08, 2017, 16:30 ET Nearly 400 Mars Petcare Volunteers Help Hundreds of Tucson Pets

Volunteers from across the country gathered today to support Pima Animal Care Center and Christopher Columbus Dog Park, helping hundreds of...


Mar 08, 2017, 09:00 ET CESAR® Brand Proves Dogs Are Woman's Best Friend Too

On International Women's Day, CESAR® Brand has launched "Woman's Best Friend Too," a program that highlights the special bond between women and...


Feb 23, 2017, 10:16 ET Help is on the way for Nashville's Community Cats

February is Spay & Neuter Awareness Month and this year Mars Petcare and Pet Community Center are joining forces to provide humane care for...


Oct 07, 2016, 18:35 ET Mars Petcare US Announces Voluntary Recall Of Limited Number Of Cesar® Classics Filet Mignon Flavor Wet Dog Food Because Of Potential Presence Of Plastic

Today, Mars Petcare US announced a voluntary recall of a limited number of CESAR® Classics Filet Mignon Flavor product due to a potential...


Aug 29, 2016, 17:49 ET Fort Smith Area K9 Units Receive Tracking Devices, Inspired by Hero

 Mars Petcare and Whistle are teaming up to create a safer world for K-9 officers by donating Whistle GPS Pet Trackers for all K-9 officers in...


Jun 24, 2016, 15:30 ET Mars Petcare Celebrates International Take Your Dog to Work Day

Mars Petcare celebrated international Take Your Dog to Work Day (TYDTWDay®) with week-long activities that focused on the many benefits of...


Nov 09, 2015, 10:53 ET Playing Dress-Up With Your Cat This Holiday? #SaySorry With TEMPTATIONS™

During the holiday season, we think dressing our cats as one of Santa's little helpers is the funniest thing ever. They don't. To help them forgive...


Oct 06, 2015, 11:26 ET Scheduling 'Play Dates' For Your Cat Could Help Them Manage Their Weight

Much like the rest of America, unfortunately more and more of our pets are packing on the pounds. With more than half of U.S. households having...


Aug 31, 2015, 12:37 ET Mars Petcare US Kicks Off Pet-Friendly Communities Initiative At "Home"

 Pets change our lives for the better  – so why not make sure they're taken good care of, too? Today, Mars Petcare US, the producer...


Mar 16, 2015, 11:00 ET TEMPTATIONS SNACKY MOUSE™ Toy Puts New Twist on Playtime, One Treat at a Time

 TEMPTATIONS® brand, known for the treats cats can't resist, is introducing a new, first-of-its-kind cat toy. The new TEMPTATIONS SNACKY...


Jan 30, 2015, 19:02 ET Share Your Sunday Night Spread With Shelter Dogs Via #tweetforbowls

Let's be honest – Sunday has gone to the dogs. From pitching products to Puppy Bowls to ten seconds of fame in pulled commercials, dogs seem...


Oct 01, 2014, 11:00 ET Mars Petcare Opens First Innovation Center In The United States

Today Mars Petcare officially opened the doors of its new, state-of-the-art, Gold-LEED certified $110 million Global Innovation Center in...


Sep 03, 2014, 08:00 ET TEMPTATIONS® Brand Shakes Up Treat Time And Rolls Out New TEMPTATIONS TUMBLERS™ Treats For Cats

TEMPTATIONS® Treats for Cats is introducing NEW TEMPTATIONS TUMBLERS™ – a delicious treat innovatively designed for owners to toss...


Aug 31, 2014, 19:57 ET Mars Petcare US Extends Voluntary Recall To Additional Bags Of PEDIGREE® Brand Adult Complete Nutrition For Dogs Sold At Sam's Club

 Today, Mars Petcare US announced the extension of a previous voluntary recall of PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food products...


Aug 26, 2014, 18:45 ET Mars Petcare US Announces Voluntary Recall of 22 Bags of PEDIGREE® Brand Adult Complete Nutrition for Dogs Sold at Dollar General in Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee and Louisiana

 Today, Mars Petcare US announced a voluntary recall of 22 bags of PEDIGREE® Adult Complete Nutrition dry dog food products due to the...