Press Releases

Dog Shortage? New Study Reports Availability of Shelter Dogs at an All-Time Low

ORLANDO, FL (February 8, 2017) The Pet Leadership Council (PLC), an organization comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare advocates, veterinarians, and academia, is welcoming new research from Mississippi State University (MSU). Announced yesterday at the North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) Conference in Orlando, Fl., researchers at the College of Veterinary Medicine for Mississippi State …

Pet Leadership Council Endorses New National Dog Breeder Certification Program- Canine Care Certified

GREENWICH, CT (August 4, 2016) The Pet Leadership Council (PLC), an organization comprised of pet industry leaders, animal welfare advocates, veterinarians, and academia, is announcing its support for Canine Care Certified, a new national, voluntary program that sets rigorous, science-based standards for professional breeders. Canine Care Certified program was developed after three years of research …