Posts Written On March 14, 2018


Campaign Invites Pet Adopters to be Part of the World’s Largest Photo Mosaic of Adopted Pets and Their People 
While Aiming to Raise $3.1 Million to Save Animals

San Antonio, TX  – The Petco Foundation, a leading animal welfare funder, is teaming up with award-winning artist and creator of the heart-warming MUTTS comic strip, Patrick McDonnell for the annual “Love Changes Everything” campaign in an effort to raise $3.1 million to support lifesaving animal welfare work nationwide.

The “Love Changes Everything” Campaign kicks-off March 3 – 4 with a National Adoption Event Weekend in participating Petco and Unleashed by Petco stores and runs through April 1.  But there’s more—this year pet adopters can join the Petco Foundation in creating the world’s largest mosaic mural of adopted pets and their people. Adopters submitting photos at will be eligible to win daily prizes, along with funding for the adoption organization that introduced them to their pet.

The mosaic, powered in partnership with WholeHearted pet food, will come to life in New York City’s Union Square Park on Sunday, March 25 from noon to 4:00 PM at the All for Love Adoption Rally featuring adoptable pets from more than twenty New York area animal welfare organizations. Attendees can meet MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell, pose for pictures with the famed MUTTS characters Mooch and Earl and participate in other fun activities centered around celebrating pet adoption.
“Patrick McDonnell has been a champion of pet adoption for years, and we are thrilled to join forces again with MUTTS to promote pet adoption and raise funds to help animals across the country. We hope our Love Changes Everything’ campaign, along with this mosaic mural, inspires everyone to join the lifesaving movement by adopting, donating or volunteering. With six adopted pets of my own, I can confidently say that the love of an adopted pet does change everything,” said Susanne Kogut, president of the Petco Foundation.

Animal lovers can support the “Love Changes Everything” campaign by making a donation in any Petco, Unleashed by Petco store or online at Anyone who makes a donation of $10 or more will receive a limited-edition tote bag featuring MUTTS artwork specifically designed for the Love Changes Everything campaign.
To learn more about the “Love Changes Everything” campaign and the photo mosaic, please visit To learn more about Patrick McDonnell and his commitment to promoting pet adoption, watch Episode 6 “Shelter Me: Hearts and Paws” hosted by Kristen Bell and featuring MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell online at ShelterMe.TV or visit MUTTS. To learn more about WholeHearted pet food go to



About the Petco Foundation

At the Petco Foundation, we believe that every animal deserves to live its best life. Since 1999, we’ve invested more than $200 million in lifesaving animal welfare work to make that happen. With our more than 4,000 animal welfare partners, we inspire and empower communities to make a difference by investing in adoption and medical care programs, spay and neuter services, pet cancer research, service and therapy animals, and numerous other lifesaving initiatives. Through our Think Adoption First program, we partner with Petco stores and animal welfare organizations across the country to increase pet adoptions. So far, we’ve helped more than 5.5 million pets find their new loving families, and we’re just getting started. Visit to learn more about how you can get involved.

Clinically Proven Anti-Hair Loss Products to Reshape the Hair and Beauty Landscape

REKZE Laboratories confirms efficacy of its cosmetic hair care line through comprehensive clinical tests performed by an independent laboratory, showing 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner and 24 serum improve hair thickness and hair density, essential conditions in fighting hair loss and promotes healthy hair growth. Launched a little over a year ago, REKZE Laboratories anti-hair loss and hair growth stimulating line of products has now clinically demonstrated both the safety of its compounds, and efficacy of its properties.

REKZE Laboratories hair care line is also dermatologist tested on sensitive skin, made with natural ingredients, and hypoallergenic.

The 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner, and 24 serum from REKZE Laboratories have been clinically tested on both women and men with hair fall tendency, noticeable diffuse thinning, dry damaged aspect of hair, and hair that is easily breakable. REKZE Laboratories hair care line is also dermatologist tested on sensitive skin, made with natural ingredients, and hypoallergenic.

The clinical study for all three products has been conducted for a period of 4 weeks on a control group of 25 people, women and men, with all types of hair. 63 shampoo improved hair thickness by 3% and hair density by 19% in the control group, after just 4 weeks of using the product, while 43 conditioner showed improvement of hair thickness by 5% and hair density by 21% in the control group. The clinical study conducted for the 24 serum showed an increase of 7% in hair thickness, and 25% in hair density after just 4 weeks of use.

In addition, on the self-evaluation of the subjects, 80% of the volunteers using 63 shampoo felt their hair stronger, 76% felt their scalp revitalized, while 64% of them said they’ve seen less hair loss. 64% of them consider the shampoo better than any other similar product they’ve used before, and 80% of them would buy the product. While using the 43 conditioner, 72% of the volunteers noticed reduced hair loss, while 84% of them noted improved hair condition, among other benefits. 76% of the volunteers would buy the product. The 24 serum was noted to reduce hair loss by 75% of the volunteers, while 55% said it stimulated hair growth, 63% said they felt their hair condition improved, while 76% said their hair looks fuller. 59% of the volunteers said 24 serum is better than any similar product they’ve used before, and that they would buy it.

REKZE Laboratories formulas for its anti-hair loss and hair growth stimulating hair care line combines some of the most well-known ingredients showing the greatest efficacy in stimulating hair growth and reducing hair loss, and they were created as a result of a high technology innovation process, specially conceived for both women and men. The formulas contain a carefully selected blend of DHT blockers, organic plant extracts and nutrients gentle to the hair and skin, which clean and nourish the scalp and hair follicles to stimulate the scalp naturally, boosting blood circulation.

REKZE Laboratories is a privately held-boutique company specialized in manufacturing innovative cosmetic and beauty products for hair and skin. Its innovative line of hair care products designed to restore the optimal environment for hair regrowth currently includes the 63 shampoo, 43 conditioner, 24 serum and 28 scalp wipes. REKZE Laboratories products are specially designed to deliver maximum results through non-prescription over-the-counter beauty products.

Rekze Laboratories brand is represented by two corporate entities based in the United States, Rekze Laboratories LLC, and respectively, in the United Kingdom, Rekze Laboratories Ltd, both entities are privately held.

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