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2011-02-17 10:46:00

St. Louis, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Are you a cat enthusiast? Do you enjoy sharing stories about your cat? If so, there is a great opportunity for you. Purina® Cat Chow® announced today the launch of the official search for the "Purina Cat Chow Correspondent," an individual who will travel the country and connect with fellow cat owners about how they nurture well-being in their cats. The Purina Cat Chow Correspondent is a one-year position and will...

2011-02-11 08:51:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The top show dogs of 2010 will be honored at Purina(R) Pro Plan(R)'s 56th Annual Show Dogs of the Year(R) Awards presented by Dogs In Review(R) during the weekend prior to the famous Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. The awards recognize the dogs with the largest number of Group-Firsts in their respective categories. The "Best in Show" dog of the year WHAT: will also be...

2011-02-09 11:10:00

WILTON, Conn. and NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dog Gone Smart Pet Products, a global pet products company dedicated to natural pet safety and health through nanotechnology, has been chosen as one of 15 pet product companies to participate in the 6th annual Pre-Westminster Gala and Fashion Show sponsored by Cesar's Way magazine on February 11th at Hotel Pennsylvania. Hundreds of attendees are expected. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100505/NY99941LOGO) "We are...

2011-01-25 08:59:00

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Purina® Dog Chow® Brand Dog Food is currently daring dog owners to try its better tasting than ever dog food formula risk-free. In return, consumers now have the chance to out-do them with a double dog dare of their own. As Dog Chow launches their campaign to let consumers "dare" Purina® Dog Chow® Brand Dog Food back, the brand has teamed up with Grammy-nominated sibling trio,...

2010-12-21 06:19:00

WILTON, Conn., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to capitalize on the burgeoning trend for online commerce, Nano Pet Products has launched its ecommerce website to expand product sales and boost brand visibility on the web. Nano Pet Products, LLC, dba Dog Gone Smart Pet Products, a global pet products company dedicated to natural pet safety and health. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100505/NY99941LOGO) "Our ecommerce site was launched so that customers can browse and...

2010-12-06 16:42:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Tidy Cats at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=e72505fd-b401-4643-b74d-2a5f52c89d70&lr=ls# If you think a multiple cat home is dirty, smelly and untidy... think again. That is the message from multiple cat owners across the country who entered the Purina Tidy Cats "Search for America's Most Welcoming Home" Contest. Bobbi Owens has more on a surprising new survey about multiple cat owners and their...

2010-11-11 07:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- From roadside to bedside, a courageous dog named JoJo uses her own journey through life to inspire humans recovering from orthopedic injuries. JoJo's remarkable tale could not have been possible without the help of a dedicated animal rescue organization. From the Heart Rescue, which saved this spirited pup, and JoJo have been named the grand-prize winners in the Pro Plan® Rally to Rescue® Doing More(TM) for Pets...

2010-11-09 07:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- After years of living in the shadows of his blue blood brothers who strut on the blue carpet at the National Dog Show Presented by Purina, the everyday dog finally has his day. Nestle Purina PetCare is conducting the first online "Petcentric Dog Show Photo Contest" to honor everyday dogs, their unique looks and their special talents. Throughout November and December, dog lovers can log into www.petcentric.com to upload a photo of their favorite...

2010-10-21 08:00:00

Event Will Feature Fun Activities That Promote Health Benefits of Pet Ownership LINDENHURST, Ill., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This Saturday, October 23, Mars Petcare and the Hastings Lake YMCA will host a pet-friendly family fall fitness fest to help educate the community on the health benefits of pet ownership and how families can incorporate pets into a healthy, active lifestyle. Part of The Power of Pets(TM) initiative launched last month by Mars Petcare, the event will...

2010-09-22 09:37:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Four leading green fashion designers made news today - "yesterday's news'' that is - by turning recycled newspaper into eco-friendly fashions. The unique, trend-setting designs were unveiled at the Yesterday's News® Green Catwalk Event and Workshop in New York City. Made with recycled newspaper, Yesterday's News® brand cat litter served as inspiration for eco-friendly designers Anthony Lilore of RESTORE CLOTHING(TM),...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'