Exclusive New Care Bears™ Line Shares the Love with Homeless Pets
TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Win a pet's heart – and stomach – this Valentine's Day with exclusive themed toys and treats from PetSmart Canada® (NASDAQ: PETM). After more than 30 years of creating smiles for people, the iconic Care Bears™ make their way to PetSmart. Each cuddly dog toy spreads love even further because PetSmart is donating 10 percent of the purchase price of each product sold to PetSmart Charities® of Canada to help save homeless pets.
Furry canine valentines will feel the love from their pet parents when they meet the nostalgic characters Tenderheart Bear, Love-a-Lot Bear and Cheer Bear that squeak during playtime. Don't love Valentine's Day? Grumpy Bear may cheer up grouchy dogs and pet parents alike. The plush toys will be sold in stores in the Canada, United States and Puerto Rico through March 2.
Valentine's Treats for Your Dog
Show your dog even more affection with new, heart-shaped Blue Buffalo Be Mine Bars™. These crunchy, heart-shaped dog biscuits bring together tasty flavors and healthy ingredients for a special treat dogs will love. Available for a limited time, the treats contain wholesome whole grains, fruits and vegetables.
PetSmart is the largest specialty pet retailer in North America with gifts and services for every type of pet. For more information on products, deals and store hours, visit www.petsmart.com.
About PetSmart Canada®
In Canada, PetSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ: PETM) is the largest specialty pet retailer of services and solutions for the lifetime needs of pets, which employees approximately 29,000 associates and operates over 78 pet stores across Canada, 7 in-store PetSmart® PetsHotel® dog and cat boarding facilities and is a leading provider of pet supplies and pet care information (www.petsmart.com). PetSmart provides a broad range of competitively priced pet food and pet products; and offers dog training, pet grooming, pet boarding, PetSmart Doggie Day CampSM day care services and pet adoption services. Through its in-store pet adoption partnership with PetSmart Charities® of Canada, PetSmart has helped save the lives of more than 145,000 pets since 1999. PetSmart Charities of Canada, Inc. ("PetSmart Charities") is an independent, nonprofit organization that saves the lives of homeless pets and reduces shelter intake through spay/neuter efforts.
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SOURCE: PetSmart Canada
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