The Power of Pets

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Nashville, Tenn.; Walking has great benefits, including a lower risk for heart disease, reducing blood pressure, and it can help combat obesity in humans and pets! Community Dog Walks Will Be Co-Hosted by local YMCAs in Cities across the Country.

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The Power of Pets Initiative

4 The Love Of Animals

New York City; Nashville, Tenn.; Nashville, Tenn. – Mars Petcare and Human-Animal Interaction. For decades, Mars Petcare – through its world-renowned WALTHAM® Centre for Pet Nutrition – has led the way in research in Human-Animal Interaction (HAI), the scientific field that studies the bond between humans and companion animals. Mars Petcare recently launched The Power of Pets! What is The Power of Pets?

From Today's New York Times

Animal Ethics

This would result in improved human health, decreased environmental destruction and better animal welfare. At the yearly Meat Marketing conference this summer in Nashville, the industry representatives seemed most worried about negative press concerning animal welfare; the words “global warming” were never even uttered. Note from KBJ: The author of the New York Times story describes human beings as "carnivores." Human beings, like dogs, are omnivores.