15th March 2010
Haworth Cat Rescue wins the Petplan Charity Prize Draw
The Haworth Cat Rescue, in Keighley West Yorkshire, has won a valuable donation of £500 from the UK’s largest pet insurance provider, Petplan. The rescue and rehoming centre says the money will help them continue to provide the cats at the centre with the necessary care and attention.
“We are incredibly pleased to have received such a generous donation from Petplan, with high numbers of cats in need of our care and medical attention, this is a fantastic boost that will help us with the escalating cost of caring for the cats,” said Haworth Cat Rescue campaign manager, Corinne Moore.
“We certainly encourage owners to take out insurance and anyone choosing Petplan via our website www.haworthcatrescue.org will also help the charity benefit as well.”
Petplan works with more rehoming charities than any other insurer to help fund the care of thousands of homeless cats and dogs. The company offers a cover note for four weeks free insurance to every owner adopting pets through the shelters it supports and also provides the free insurance voucher to visitors and supporters of the charities. Each month a prize draw is held from all the vouchers and cover notes issued and one charity benefits from the prize fund.
Alison Andrew, Marketing Manager for Petplan says, “We understand what a difficult time it can be rehoming a cat or dog and are glad to offer this extra peace of mind during the first few weeks of the animal’s life in a new environment. Having your pet insured is an important part of taking care of its future health and it also helps you to contain any unforeseen veterinary costs.”
Petplan is committed to aiding the valuable work that rehoming shelters do. Charities such as Battersea, Cats Protection, Blue Cross and Dogs Trust are just a few of those that have benefited.
Notes to editors
Petplan is the largest pet insurance provider in the world, offering comprehensive lifetime pet insurance cover for dogs, cats and rabbits.
Established more than 30 years ago, it is part of Allianz Insurance, one of the largest general insurers in the UK.
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