In this section of the Purina News Center, you'll find our news releases. The releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.
Oct 3, 2016Purina and St. Louis-Area Shelters Launch Campaign to Showcase Local Shelter Pets and to Increase Pet AdoptionsThe “Consider A Shelter Pet” multimedia campaign will feature one of the region’s largest adoption events
Currently only 27 percent of household pets nationwide* – and 40 percent locally – come from shelters**, due mostly to common misperceptions about the behavior, health and age of shelter pets. To address this issue, Nestlé Purina and local pet shelters have launched the “Consider A Shelter Pet” campaign.
Sep 21, 2016USA Network to Televise ‘Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina,’ Co-hosted by David Frei and John O’Hurley, on Easter Sunday 2017NBC Sports Group, Creator of NBC’s Popular Thanksgiving Day “National Dog Show,” to Produce New Program as Part of Multi-Year Agreement with Kennel Club of Beverly Hills and Purina
NEW YORK, NY – September 21, 2016 – The inaugural Beverly Hills Dog Show Presented by Purina – produced by NBC Sports Group – will air on USA Network at 8/7c on Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017.
- Sep 19, 2016Beneful® and Friends of Beneful Help Dog Owners & their BFFs Celebrate a Happy & Healthy National Dog Week
Relationships between dogs and their owners are reaching new levels – the 2016 Beneful® National Dog Week survey reveals that nearly all American dog owners surveyed consider their beloved pups...
- Sep 9, 2016Just Right by Purina Proves That No Two Pups Are Alike With Cross-Country Tour for Dogs with Most Popular Names
Calling all Lucys, Baileys, Daisies, Charlies and Maxes! Just Right by Purina brand dog food is hosting Same Name Dog Days, events gathering dogs with five of the most popular names together to...
- Sep 8, 2016Saint Joseph Animal Shelter Receives $100,000 Grant from Purina for Renovation, Future Expansion
Nestlé Purina granted a $30,000 donation to the Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) of St. Joseph, Inc., to fund an immediate renovation, which will take place September 10-18, and an additional $70,000 to help fund future expansion.