September 13, 2012 06:30 ET

Petsecure Supports 2nd Annual Woof Walk for D'Arcy's A.R.C

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2012) - Petsecure is proud to join D'Arcy's A.R.C. (Animal Rescue Centre) as a sponsor for its 2nd Annual Woof Walk. Held Saturday, September 15, the 2 km walk will take place at Kildonan Park in Winnipeg. The money raised will support D'Arcy's A.R.C.'s work rescuing and caring for cats and dogs.

"The Woof Walk is an opportunity for pet parents to come together and support an organization that cares for animals that would otherwise be overlooked. The walk raises awareness about what it means to be a responsible pet owner and we're proud to support such a great cause," said Vice President of Business Development Bill Skubovius.

The Woof Walk will include fun for the whole family including face painting, a dog agility demo, a vendor market and more. Registration starts at 11 a.m., and the walk begins at 12 p.m.

D'Arcy's A.R.C. is one of the many Canadian animal organizations that also benefits from Petsecure's Adoptsecure Program. Adoptsecure provides up to six weeks of accident and illness insurance coverage valued at up to $500 for all newly adopted dogs and cats.

About D'Arcy's A.R.C. (Animal Rescue Centre):

D'Arcy's A.R.C. is a registered charity dedicated to rescuing stray and abandoned cats and dogs in Manitoba. It provides shelter and veterinary services to each animal in its care until a permanent, committed home is found through its adoption centre. D'Arcy's A.R.C. works towards alleviating animal overpopulation by ensuring that every animal it handles is spayed or neutered.

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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Contact Information

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    Erin Baxter
    Marketing and Communications Specialist
    (204) 942-2999 ext. 7631
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