Monday, March 7, 2011

Global Pet Food's "Show Us Your Heart" Campaign Raises Over $100 000 For Homeless Pets In Just One Week!

Show Us Your Heart™ raises over $100,000 for homeless pets across Canada in just 1 week!

Toronto, ON— Global Pet Foods and Hill’s® Science Diet® are excited to announce the annual Show Us Your Heart™ campaign raised an incredible $100,400.97.

“This is a banner year for Show Us Your Heart™! In just a week our incredibly generous customers helped raise over $100,000. This money will mean the world to the animal shelters and rescue groups Show Us Your Heart™ supports across Canada,” says Jim Walker President of Global Pet Foods.

Walker adds: “Thanks to our amazing customers, we doubled the amount of donations raised last year and we’re not done yet! Many of our Franchisees have also generously offered to match the donations raised in their stores.”

From February 12-19 Global Pet Foods and Hill’s® Science Diet® asked Canadian pet parents to Show their Hearts to homeless pets by making a donation at their local Global Pet Foods store- or through PayPal. Global Pet Foods and Hill’s® Science Diet will match each $1 donation.

All proceeds will go to local animal shelters, which have been personally selected by each Global Pet Foods’ store owner.

Since 2007, the Show Us Your Heart™ campaign has now raised over $250,000 for homeless pets!

ABOUT GLOBAL PET FOODS: For more than 35 years Global Pet Foods has actively supported local companion animal charities and local shelter organizations. Global Pet Foods is Canada's largest chain of pet food stores specializing in natural, holistic and organic foods and supplements, with 140 stores across Canada.