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Frederick Rescue Mission Welcomes New Partnership Development Director

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:00pm

FREDERICK, Md., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Frederick Rescue Mission is adding to their leadership team with the hiring of Jasmine Sneed in the role of Partnership Development Director.

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  • FREDERICK, Md., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Frederick Rescue Mission is adding to their leadership team with the hiring of Jasmine Sneed in the role of Partnership Development Director.
  • A native of Manassas, Virginia, Jasmine joined the Mission on October 11, 2021 to focus on cultivating partnerships in the local community.
  • As Partnership Development Director, Jasmine will nurture existing relationships and work to expand the Mission's partnership base.
  • The Frederick Rescue Mission has been serving the city and the surrounding areas for five decades.

Ludacris and KidNation 'Cut' New Kids Song to Introduce Scruff-a-Luvs Cutie Cuts

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:01pm

"Puppy Love" drops today and can be heard exclusively on KidNation and in the Cutie Cuts TikTok campaign.

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  • "Puppy Love" drops today and can be heard exclusively on KidNation and in the Cutie Cuts TikTok campaign.
  • It was an honor for me and my company, KidNation, to team up with Moose Toys to make a song about showing compassion for animals," said Ludacris.
  • Since its Aug. 1 launch, kids everywhere have been taking their Cutie Cuts from matted and messy to fluffy and fabulous.
  • In celebration of the Cutie Cuts launch, KidNation and Scruff-a-Luvs are offering kids and their families a chance to win an awesome gift bag that includes a new Scruff-a-Luvs Cutie Cuts and to be featured on the KidNation website.

Heroes to America's Animals: Meet the Winners of the 2021 American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards™, Presented by Zoetis Petcare

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

America's first national humane organization also honored two human beings with the American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards, presented by Zoetis Petcare (a U.S. business unit of Zoetis).

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  • America's first national humane organization also honored two human beings with the American Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards, presented by Zoetis Petcare (a U.S. business unit of Zoetis).
  • TheAmerican Humane Hero Veterinarian and Hero Veterinary Nurse Awards were born out of the idea that behind almost every hero pet (and millions more animals) is a hero veterinarian or veterinary nurse.
  • Hundreds of worthy nominees were considered by a special blue-ribbon panel of celebrities and renowned veterinary and animal care professionals.
  • 2021 American Humane Hero Veterinary Nurse Award Recipient: Jill Elston (Milan, Pennsylvania)
    Jill is the embodiment of an "American Hero Veterinary Nurse."

ALR Technologies Releases Select Results from Market Research on Diabetic Pet Industry; Market Demand High for Innovation

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:28pm

Once applied to the pet, it automatically collects blood glucose readings every 5 minutes for up to 14 days.

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  • Once applied to the pet, it automatically collects blood glucose readings every 5 minutes for up to 14 days.
  • We have developed a turnkey system that eliminates pain points across the complete spectrum of diabetic pet care by bringing cutting edge technology into the companion animal market, a development vets, pets and pet owners can all appreciate.
  • They specialize in custom market research studies, market and product assessments and forecasts, commercial strategy, and support for new product launches.
  • Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of ALR Technologies Inc. On June 1, 2021, ALR Technologies Inc. announced its intention to migrate to Singapore.

PetSafe® Introduces Four New Treat-Holding Dog Toys to Top Holiday Wish Lists

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 12:00pm

The newest in the line of PetSafe chew toys are available in various scents, shapes, and sizes that dogs will love.

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  • The newest in the line of PetSafe chew toys are available in various scents, shapes, and sizes that dogs will love.
  • The Busy Buddy Slab o' Sirloin is beef scented and holds up to two PetSafe treat rings in its refillable SnapFit treat-holding cups.
  • "The newest PetSafe dog toys are an exciting addition to our product portfolio because they blend a playful design with functionality,"says Denelle Grant, PetSafe Category Manager for Toys and Behavior.
  • PetSafe brand is owned by Radio Systems Corporation, headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, and services over 50 countries globally.

Trupanion, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:05pm

SEATTLE, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trupanion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRUP), the leader in medical insurance for cats and dogs, announced today it will report financial results for its 2021 third quarter after the market closes on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.

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  • SEATTLE, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Trupanion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRUP), the leader in medical insurance for cats and dogs, announced today it will report financial results for its 2021 third quarter after the market closes on Wednesday, November 3, 2021.
  • The company will host a conference call that day beginning shortly after1:30 p.m. PT / 4:30 p.m.
  • A live webcast will be available onTrupanion'sInvestor Relations site under Investor Events at http://investors.trupanion.com and will be archived online for 3 months upon completion of the conference call.
  • Participants can access the conference call by dialing 1-877-407-0784 (United States) or 1-201-689-8560 (International).

The Wiggles Introduce New Yellow Wiggle

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:10pm

When Emma replaced Greg Page as the Yellow Wiggle in 2012, she was the first female Wiggle.

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  • When Emma replaced Greg Page as the Yellow Wiggle in 2012, she was the first female Wiggle.
  • Now as Tsehay, a 15-year-old from Ethiopia, takes over as the next Yellow Wiggle, she becomes the youngest ever Wiggle.
  • Emma explains, "After 11 years of performing with The Wiggles, and nine of those as the Yellow Wiggle, the time has come for me to pass the yellow skivvy on."
  • Of becoming the new Yellow Wiggle Tsehay Hawkins said, "I am honoured to be joining The Wiggles at such an exciting time for the group.

Braskem and DiveDesign partner to develop a Custom 3D Printed K9 Quad Cart for Rescue Dog "Wobbly Hannah"

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

Owner Cassidy, fed up with her limited options, reached out to DiveDesign to create a better solution.

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  • Owner Cassidy, fed up with her limited options, reached out to DiveDesign to create a better solution.
  • DiveDesign was able to develop and print a durable and lightweight quad cart for Hannah in less than four (4) months, all through virtual communications.
  • Alex Tholl, DiveDesign CEO, stated, "My partner Adam Hecht and I were very fortunate to have Jason from Braskem reach out to us.
  • To watch the full story of Hannah and the team's journey to build her carbon fiber reinforced polypropylene K9 quad cart visit https://youtu.be/ufzmJvadmv4 .

Mars Petcare Tackles Pet Homelessness with 13th Annual BETTER CITIES FOR PETS™ Adoption Weekend

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Our Annual Mars Petcare Adoption Weekend is a great way to rally our communities, brands and Associates around our ambition to end pet homelessness," said Ikdeep Singh, Regional President, Mars Petcare North America.

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  • "Our Annual Mars Petcare Adoption Weekend is a great way to rally our communities, brands and Associates around our ambition to end pet homelessness," said Ikdeep Singh, Regional President, Mars Petcare North America.
  • Mars Petcare is also partnering with Titans quarterback and pet parent, Ryan Tannehill , to share the importance of pet adoption.
  • "I'm excited to support Mars Petcare's 13th Annual BETTER CITIES FOR PETS Adoption Weekend, because I believe every pet deserves a loving home."
  • For more information about the BETTER CITIES FOR PETS program and the BETTER CITIES FOR PETS certification, visit BetterCitiesForPets.com.

Innovative Telehealth Platform Address Furry Family Members

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:30pm

The Epiq Paws Program aims to bring virtual consultations with licensed veterinarians to the 85 million pet owners around the United States, as an add on service for its telehealth customers.

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  • The Epiq Paws Program aims to bring virtual consultations with licensed veterinarians to the 85 million pet owners around the United States, as an add on service for its telehealth customers.
  • Epiq MD believes that its Epiq Paws program can and will be a valuable asset for both first time and seasoned pet owners alike.
  • Often times, pet owners experience long nights of peculiar or restless behavior, that appear to have no rhyme or reason.
  • It is the convergence of primary medical and mental health care, preventative care and wellness programs - on one digital platform, in a single offering.