Virtual walkathon raises money to help U.S. military service members and their pets
BOISE, Idaho – Pets Best Insurance Services, LLC, a leading U.S. pet health insurance agency, teamed up with Dogs on Deployment (DoD) in their first ResQwalk for Military Pets. From August 1 to August 28, ResQwalk hosted a special digital walkathon to raise money for military members and their pets.
40,000 participants downloaded the ResQwalk app and walked 599,986 miles, which exceeded the original goal of 300,000 miles. For every person who downloaded the ResQwalk app and participated in the walkathon, Pets Best donated $1 (up to $1000) to Dogs on Deployment.
ResQwalk is a free mobile app that enables people to raise money and resources for animal welfare organizations, simply by walking. The ResQwalk community has walked over 5.5 million miles for animals in need and has given away $125,000 and $30,000 in products to over 4,000 animal welfare partners. ResQwalk’s mission is to educate and build a network of like-minded, socially conscious people who help and support the animal welfare community.Read More…