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Tierra Bonaldi

The Impetus Agency

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tierra@theimpetusagency.com

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(775) 322-4022

Press Releases

Dog Shortage? New Study Reports Availability of Shelter Dogs at an All-Time Low

For immediate release ORLANDO, FL (February 8, 2017) — The Pet Leadership Council (PLC), an organization comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare advocates, veterinarians, and academia, is welcoming new research from Mississippi State University (MSU). Announced yesterday at the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) Conference in Orlando, Fl., researchers at the College of Veterinary Medicine […]

New Study: Pet Industry is Economic Powerhouse

Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council and Pet Leadership Council announce pet industry’s economic impact of more than $221 billion For immediate release LAGUNA BEACH, CA (February 2, 2017)  — The pet industry generated more than $221 billion in direct, indirect and induced economic impact, according to a new study conducted by George Mason University and […]

Pet Leadership Council Endorses New National Dog Breeder Certification Program- Canine Care Certified

For immediate release GREENWICH, CT (August 4, 2016) The Pet Leadership Council (PLC), an organization comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare advocates, veterinarians, and academia, is announcing its support for Canine Care Certified, a new national, voluntary program that sets rigorous, science-based standards for professional breeders. Canine Care Certified program was developed after three […]

Pet Leadership Council Launches Effort on Responsible Fish Keeping

Finding Dory Movie Expected to Spur Interest For immediate release  Greenwich, CT (June 6, 2016) — The Pet Leadership Council (PLC) announced today an effort to promote the health and welfare of aquatic life, environmental stewardship, and responsible fish keeping. The PLC is comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare advocates, veterinarians, and academia, uniting […]

Pet Leadership Council Endorses Purdue University Project to Establish Science-Based Standards for the Care and Welfare of Breeding Dogs

For immediate release The Pet Leadership Council (PLC), which is comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare organizations, veterinarians and academia, is announcing its support of a Purdue University Study currently underway to improve dog breeder standards. The study being led by Candace Croney, PhD at Purdue University entitled assessing animal welfare: applications to dog […]

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