Greater Good Charities and Mars


Seattle, Wash., Nov. 02, 2022 (WORLD NEWSWIRE)– In honor of October’s Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, Greater Good Charities and Mars Petcare collaborated to contribute $250,000 to support animals in shelters throughout the nation. As family pet consumptions have actually increased given that 2021[1], numerous shelters and rescue companies require assistance to look after their adoptable animals while they await their permanently houses. For each purchase of the PEDIGREE ® brand name’s items from October 3– 16 on throughout the U.S., the brand name devoted to contributing 10 percent of the earnings, approximately $250,000, to support shelters within Greater Good Charities’ network of animal well-being companies.

” In this post-pandemic age, animal shelters are dealing with financial challenges, staffing and vet scarcities, triggering limitations in their capability to look after animals,” stated Liz Baker, CEO for Greater Good Charities. ” This generous contribution assists support our efforts throughout this difficult time to assist offer care, medical treatment, healthy food, products, and life-saving transportation for shelter pet dogs throughout the nation.”

The PEDIGREE brand name is devoted to dog adoption, and contributions from this program will help Greater Great Charities in their efforts to offer care, medical treatment, healthy food, products, and transportation for shelter pet dogs in their network of animal well-being companies throughout the U.S.

” With the assistance of family pet moms and dads and our Greater Good Charities partners, we are enjoyed have the ability to offer much necessary assistance to shelter and rescue animals throughout the nation,” stated Josh Evertsen, Senior Citizen Vice President of Consumer Advancement at Mars Petcare. “This project advances our aspiration to end family pet homelessness and straight supports our function: A MUCH BETTER WORLD FOR ANIMALS.”

Greater Good Charities is an international not-for-profit company that works to assist individuals, animals, and the world and has actually offered more than $475 million in money grants, in-kind products, and programmatic assistance worldwide. Furthermore, Greater Good Charities has actually offered more than 31.6 million meals for Ukrainian animals of refugees displaced in Ukraine and getting away to surrounding nations, and to having a hard time animal shelters in Ukraine. Given that 2011, Greater Good Charities has actually offered over 539 million meals to assist animals in requirement.

Whatever Mars Petcare does remains in service of a world where animals are healthy, delighted, and welcome. As part of its BETTER CITIES FOR ANIMALS ™ program, Mars Petcare continues to offer grants, resources, and assistance to animal well-being companies around the nation, along with towns and family pet moms and dads, assisting to guarantee individuals and animals can live delighted lives together. In addition, PEDIGREE Structure, established in 2008, has actually provided almost $10M in grants to support the excellent work of shelters and saves throughout the nation to assist end family pet homelessness.

# # # (* ) About Greater Good Charities (* ) Greater Good Charities is a 501 ( c ) ( 3 ) international not-for-profit company that works to assist individuals, animals, and the world by activating in action to require and enhancing the great. Greater Good Charities, with a 100/100 ranking on

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, has actually offered more than$ 475 million in effect, consisting of money grants, in-kind products, and programmatic assistance, to charitable partners in 121 nations given that 2007. For more information about how Greater Good Charities is enhancing the great around the world, please go to or follow Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and TikTok. About Mars Petcare Part of Mars, Incorporated, a family-owned service with more than a century of history making varied items and providing services for individuals and the animals individuals enjoy, the 85,000 Associates throughout 50 +nations in Mars Petcare are committed to one function: A MUCH BETTER WORLD FOR ANIMALS ™. With 85 years of experience, our portfolio of practically 50 brand names serves the health and nutrition requirements of the world’s animals– consisting of brand names PEDIGREE ®, WHISKAS ®, ROYAL CANIN ®, NUTRO ™, GREENIES ™, SHEBA ®, CESAR ®, IAMS ™ and EUKANUBA ™ along with the WALTHAM Petcare Science Institute which has actually advanced research study in the nutrition and health of animals for over 50 years. Mars Petcare is likewise a leading veterinary health company through a global network of over 2,000 family pet medical facilities and diagnostic services consisting of BANFIELD ™, BLUEPEARL ™, VCA ™, Linnaeus, AniCura and Antech. We’re likewise active in development and innovation for animals, with knowledge PANEL ™ hereditary health screening and DNA screening for pet dogs, the WHISTLE ™ GPS dog tracker, and LEAP ENDEAVOR STUDIO accelerator and buddy FUND ™ programs that drive development and interruption in the family pet care market. As a household service and directed by our concepts, we are fortunate with the versatility to combat for what our company believe in– and we select to combat for our Function: A MUCH BETTER WORLD FOR ANIMALS.

About the PEDIGREE

Brand Name The PEDIGREE ® Brand name is developed on a steady love for all pet dogs and a dedication to dog adoption. Happily part of Mars, Incorporated, the PEDIGREE Brand name is the top brand name of dog food and deals with on the planet, feeding more pet dogs than any other brand name. The PEDIGREE Brand name uses a wide array of items and formats for pet dogs at every life phase. Thanks to purchases of PEDIGREE items by dog fans throughout the U.S., the PEDIGREE brand name has actually contributed over$ 12 Million to PEDIGREE Structure to support their objective of assisting all pet dogs discover a caring, permanently home. To learn more on the PEDIGREE brand name, go to and to get more information about PEDIGREE Structure, go to Shelter Animals Count Report, January– June, 2022

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