Mars Petcare announces the launch of The Power of Pets, a new community-focused initiative that brings scientific research to life on the ways pets and their owners can help each other live healthier, happier lives. Mars Petcare is joining up with 5 YMCA’s to launch this program! Washington DC will be one of the YMCA’s to bring pet-friendly health and physical activity education and programming to communities. Mars Petcare will sponsor a family-focused healthy living fair for pets and people on October 23 Washington, D.C. – The YMCA of Silver Spring. Exercise is a vital component of a healthy lifestyle, and research suggests that owning a pet helps increase levels of physical activity.
For more information on this program go to: http://www.cnbc.com/id/39416230