June 20, 2012 08:00 ET

Petsecure is Title Sponsor in The Edmonton Humane Society's 20th Annual Pets in the Park

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - June 20, 2012) - Petsecure is the Title Sponsor (aka Top Dog Sponsor) of The Edmonton Humane Society's 20th annual Pets in the Park. Held Sunday, June 24th from 9am - 4pm at William Hawrelak Park, the pledged run and walk raise crucial funds to support the thousands of animals that The Edmonton Humane Society cares for each year.

As the Title Sponsor, earned through a $10,000 donation, participants can walk the Petsecure Pet Health Insurance 2.5 km Walk. Petsecure will provide bags and bandanas for the walkers.

"As the Title Sponsor for Pets in the Park, this is a great opportunity to not only get out and support a great organization and their community, but also raise awareness on responsible pet ownership," said President and CEO Glenn Williams.

"We are honored that Petsecure Pet Health Insurance is our "Top Dog" sponsor for Edmonton's Official Pet Festival, Pets in the Park," says Edmonton Humane Society Spokesperson Shawna Randolph. "This is our signature fundraising event and being that we are a registered charity, we depend on the generosity of others like Petsecure, to help us care for about 13,000 homeless or abused companion animals that come through our door each year."

The Edmonton Humane Society is one of the many Canadian animal shelters that also benefits from Petsecure's Adoptsecure Program, which provides up to six weeks of accident and illness insurance coverage valued at up to $500 for all newly adopted dogs and cats.

About Petsecure pet health insurance:

Petsecure pet insurance, the core brand of Western Financial Insurance Company, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Western Financial Group. Petsecure is Canada's oldest and largest pet insurance provider with over 20 years of offering innovative pet insurance to Canadian pet parents. Petsecure has unique pet insurance options to choose from that offer the most comprehensive coverage in Canada. Petsecure also offers dental coverage and special coverage including alternative treatments and behavioural therapy. Petsecure is the only pet health insurance provider in Canada to offer their exclusive Secure For Life™ guarantee. Underwritten by Western Financial Insurance Company. Petsecure and logo are registered trademarks of Western Financial Insurance Company.

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About the Edmonton Humane Society:

Through partnership and innovation, The Edmonton Humane Society (a registered charity) is committed to helping homeless and abused companion animals, enlightening people, and enriching lives. The Edmonton Humane Society (EHS) leads the community in elevating peoples' beliefs, attitudes and behaviours to enhance the quality of life for companion animals.

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