"Our family dog watched me open it, then watched me pour it...Then she smelled it and then began to drink it til it was gone!! All I can say is I think (Petrol) it will be a hit!"
- Mike & Christina
Blessing of the Pets
October 4, 2010 l Memphis, TN
Petrol is proud to support Blessing of the Pets, an annual event that attracts some 500 dogs each year. In the spirit of St Francis of Assisi, the patron Saint for the protection of animals, the event is to bless the creatures, great and small, feathered, four-legged, or other, for the companionship, kindness and love they show their families.
Lake Norman Currents Commodore over Dog Search
August 28, 2010 l Huntersville, NC
Is your mutt model material? If so, register him/her for CURRENTS first ever Cover Dog Search! This fun-filled event, August 28 at Blythe Landing, allows your adorable pooch to walk the runway in search of capturing the coveted prize of being on the cover of Currents October issue with proceeds benefiting the Cornelius Animal Shelter Alliance Animal (CASA) Wellness Program.
LOCATION: Blythe Landing (Huntersville, NC)
Mojitos & Mutts Happy/Yappy Hour
August 25, 2010 l Long Beach, CA
Petrol is proud to join with I Love Dogs and Hotel Maya for Mojitos & Mutts to benefit Long Beach Animal Care Service. The dog-friendly event will be held at Hotel Maya’s Luna Solstice Patio featuring an exclusive events-only drink menu, plus treats for Fido. Petrol will also be handed out in special gift bags with goodies for pet owners and their pooches!
LOCATION: Hotel May’s Luna solstice Patio (700 Queensway Dr., Long Beach, CA 562-733-0351)
BarkWorld® Expo & Anipal Tweet-Up
August 20-22, 2010 l Atlanta, GA
Petrol is proud to be an inkind supporter of BarkWorld® Expo, a Social Media Event for the online pet community Spanning a weekend full of activities, the 2010 BarkWorld Expo (BW) is a social media event for pet owners and businesses that utilize social media applications. It’s also for those that want to learn more about what pets are doing online and learn how they, too, can be a part of this growing online community.
BarkWorld Expo is the ONLY forum for pet parents, pet businesses and those interested in the pet community and come together to network, educate, collaborate and have fun all under one “woof”!
LOCATION: Central Park, Atlantic Station (Atlanta, GA)
TIME: See program agenda for complete list of times and activities
National Night Out
August 3, 2010 l Cornelius, NC
Petrol is proud to join with the Cornelius Police Department and dozens of area businesses and organizations in support of National Night Out—America’s Night out Against Crime. This family event is free and open to the public to promote community safety and crime prevention. The Petrol team will be passing out free Petrol samples to guests at the event.
LOCATION: Jetton Village Gazebo (19908 North Cove Road, Cornelius, NC 28031)
Hounds for Hospice
July 17, 2010 l Statesville, NC
Join Petrol as we join in our support along with The Ryan Newman Foundation for Hounds for Hospice! The charity dog walk/run will help support Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County as well as offer folks the chance to learn and support the Newman's Foundation which supports a number of Pet related charities.
All registrants will get a free can of Petrol and be able to purchase Petrol Gift packs to take home with 25% of the purchase price supporting this great cause. The event is rain or shine!
LOCATION: Statesville Soccer Complex (2012 Simonton Drive Statesville, NC)
Greyhound Friends of North Carolina 6th
June 1-6, 2010 l Gatlinburg, TN
Petrol is proud to support Greyhounds Friends of North Carolina in this annual event to raise money to help support kennel operations and adoption programs for retired racing greyhounds. To get involved or find out more, please visit www.gfncmountainhounds.com.
Friends of the Animals, "Fur in Flight"
May 23, 2010 l Iredell County Fairgrounds (Troutman, NC)
Petrol is proud to be a “Big Dog” supporter of Friends of the Animals, “Fur in Flight” community event to raise awareness for the plight of unwanted pets in the community. Friends of the Animals is a non profit organization working to build an animal adoption and education center with a low cost spay/neuter clinic in South Iredell County. For more information, visit www.friendsoftheanimals.com .
The Kennelly 5K and Pet
May 15, 2010 l Charlotte, NC
Petrol is proud to support Pet Palooza with Petrol product donation for all registered walkers and runners and prizes for the canine winners. Pet Palooza is the Humane Society of Charlotte's annual fundraising pet festival. Participants can enjoy a one mile dog walk or Kennelly 5K run, entertainment, vendor fair, fido fashion show, a silent auction, refreshments and fun for the entire family, all while supporting homeless pets. For more information, visit http://www.humanesocietyofcharlotte.org/donate/pet_palooza.php.
May 13-16, 2010 l Nürnberg, Germany
Petrol will be making its international debut at Interzoo, the top international trade show worldwide for pet supplies. Petrol is represented for export by Global Development & Management (Interzoo Hall 7- Stand 7-324). For more information on Interzoo, visit www.interzoo.com.
The Pet Postcard
May 11 - September 11, 2010
Petrol is proud to be a prize sponsor of this amazing effort spearheaded by pet journalist Nikki Moustaki (host of MSNBC’s Celebrity Pet Dish, writer for Dog Fancy and Pet Products News). The project encourages pet lovers to mail in homemade postcards, and for each postcard received, a dog food company donates a pound of food to an animal shelter. In the past three years, the project has raised $18,000 dollars and 90,000 pounds of food. For more information and to submit a postcard with your pets, visit www.petpostcardproject.com. You could win a Petrol sample pack if your postcard is selected as a monthly winner!