Pet Heroes to Receive a Medal of Honour

Canadian Inductees Announced at the 2019 Purina Animal Hall of Fame

TORONTO--()--On Tuesday, June 11th, 2019, Purina Canada will be recognizing animal heroes for their life-saving bravery at the 51st Annual Purina Animal Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

Media are invited to attend the special event hosted at Evergreen Brick Works. The ceremony will pay tribute to courageous animal inductees by awarding them with a medal of honour and a year supply of Purina dog food. Media personalities and pet enthusiasts, Blake Carter and Frankie Flowers will take the stage to present the heartwarming and remarkable inductee stories.

Since its inception in 1968, Purina Canada’s esteemed pet recognition program and Canada’s longest running initiative of its kind, has celebrated the achievements of 182 animals – each of whom ultimately saved a human life.

   

When:

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019
Refreshments Served: 10:45 a.m.
Doors Open: 11:00 a.m.
Ceremony: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
 

Where:

Evergreen Brick Works - Young Welcome Centre
550 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON
M4W 3X8
 

What:

- Red carpet induction ceremony honouring courageous animals for their life-saving acts

- Camera and photography opportunities of inductees receiving their medals of honour
- Photo/interview opportunities with the inductees and their owners
- Interview opportunities with representatives from Purina Canada:
Ragen T.S. McGowan, Research Scientist in the Behaviour Group at Purina, and Kathryn Phillips, Marketing Director at Nestle Purina Canada
 

RSVP:

Alessandra Manieri / Rachel Coakwell
Proof Inc.
416-528-2812 / 905-741-9150

amanieri@getproof.com / rcoakwell@getproof.com

 

To learn more about the Purina Animal Hall of Fame and past inductees, please visit www.purinahalloffame.ca

Contacts

Alessandra Manieri / Rachel Coakwell
Proof Inc.
416-528-2812 / 905-741-9150
amanieri@getproof.com / rcoakwell@getproof.com

Contacts

Alessandra Manieri / Rachel Coakwell
Proof Inc.
416-528-2812 / 905-741-9150
amanieri@getproof.com / rcoakwell@getproof.com