Tag: pets

New legislation hopes to hire dedicated veterinarian at STL County’s animal shelter

After weeks of discussion, St. Louis County Councilwoman Hazel Erby will re-draft legislation that originally sought to put new requirements regarding the county’s animal shelter director position. Erby’s original bill required the county’s animal shelter director be a licensed veterinarian, but after discussions with shelter employees the councilwoman decided that it shouldn’t be a requirement but instead the shelter would need a dedicated veterinarian on-site. “Some of the employees have contacted me and have said […]

RELEASE: Purina Invites Pet Lovers to Celebrate The Positive Impact Dogs Make In Our Lives During the Second Annual Beverly Hills Dog Show

ST. LOUIS, March 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In celebration of the second annual “Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina,” a show that will combine the stars of Hollywood with the stars of the dog world, Purina invites pet lovers across the globe to share the positive impact dogs make in our lives through its “Every Dog is a Star” program. Experience the interactive Multichannel News Release here: https://www.multivu.com/players/English/8258851-purina-beverly-hills-second-annual-dog-show-2018/ Dog owners are encouraged to log onto Facebook, Twitter or Instagram to […]

RELEASE: 14th annual Purina Pooches in the Ballpark game returns on May 5

ST. LOUIS, Mo., March 27, 2018 – It’s time again for St. Louis canines to “bark” on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium when the Redbirds square off against the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, May 5, as part of the 14th annual Purina® Pooches in the Ballpark game, presented by Schnucks. More than 350 all-inclusive tickets go on sale Wednesday, March 28, at 10:00 a.m. and won’t last long; last year’s tickets sold out in a […]

RELEASE: FURminator® Brand Refresh Empowers Pet Owners to Take Grooming Into Their Own Hands

ST. LOUIS, March 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Love your dogs and cats but not the shedding that comes with them? New enhancements to FURminator® brand pet deShedding and grooming solutions coming this year will make at-home grooming easier than ever, with new and improved product designs, packaging and marketing strategies designed to provide grooming confidence and communicate a complete, step-by-step grooming regimen catered to any dog or cat. “The FURminator® deShedding Tool is one of the most […]

RELEASE: During Cold Weather, Pet Adoption Center Urges Caution Shelter Has Many Animals Waiting For New Homes

Clayton, Mo – (December 29, 2017) –St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger and The St. Louis County Pet Adoption Center want to remind pet owners that frigid winter temperatures can be dangerous for pets left outdoors. “Please remember that if it’s too cold for you, it’s too cold for your pets,” County Executive Stenger said. The St. Louis County Pet Adoption Center, located at 10521 Baur Blvd, Olivette Mo, is also offering free hay for […]