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Pethealth Inc.

November 16, 2010 13:01 ET

Gifts That Give Hope to Homeless Pets This Holiday Season

Online Pet Store Donates Portion of Every Sale to Animal Shelters and Pets in Need

ROLLING MEADOWS, ILLINOIS--(Marketwire - Nov. 16, 2010) - Pethealth Inc. (TSX:PTZ) The gift-giving season is underway at The Petango Store, and holiday pet-shoppers aren't the only ones benefiting. The online pet meds and supplies store will make a donation to an animal shelter for every purchase, giving pet lovers the opportunity to help save homeless pets while shopping for the holidays.

In celebration of the opening week of The Petango Holiday Store, shoppers can enjoy a 15% discount on all holiday items and pet lover bundles, as well as free shipping on orders over $35.

"Pet lovers want to help homeless pets find loving homes, especially during the holiday season, and that's why we donate to our partner animal shelters on behalf of our customers." says Susan Arts, Vice President of Marketing at Pethealth, Inc. "This is a regular feature of our Shelter Donation Program," says Arts, "so pet lovers can purchase gifts for their pets while also giving the gift of hope to homeless pets in need."

To help pet lovers find the right gifts this holiday season, customers can browse The Petango Holiday Store for great gifts including playful holiday t-shirts, "Top 10 Gifts" for cats and dogs, and the Petango Pet Lover Gift Bundles. With the purchase of any of these items, 10% of the total order amount will be donated to the animal shelter of the customer's choice.

In addition to the pet medication and pet supplies store, Petango.com is one of the leading pet adoption and pet authority websites in North America. Visitors to Petango.com can search for adoptable pets from more than 1500 animal shelters, browse pet related articles, search for lost pets, and participate in an active pet community. For mobile users, Petango recently launched 'Find a Pet', its own adoptable search iPhone app for those looking to adopt a pet from their phone.

Through its Shelter Donation Program, The Petango Store regularly donates 10% of pet supply sales and $1 per medication to shelters in the United States. The program has raised tens of thousands of dollars for animal shelters across the country this year alone. 

About Petango and The Petango Store

Petango is the only adoptable search site with live animal data feeds and offers a wide range of content-rich options for potential adopters, shelters and anyone who wants to learn more about pet adoption. It is the one-stop destination for anyone looking to adopt a pet from an animal welfare organization and participate in an interactive, social networking pet lovers' community in North America. ThePetangoStore.com offers a full range of discounted pet medications and pet specialty supplies, including brand names such as Frontline, Advantage, Heartgard and K9. A percentage of every purchase made at ThePetangoStore.com is donated back to the animal shelter of the shopper's choice.

Contact Information

  • Pethealth Inc.
    Susan Arts
    Vice President, Marketing
    (905) 842 2615