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					Media	
  Contact:	
  
Lisa	
  Hockensmith	
  
Hartville	
  Group	
  Inc.	
  	
  
330-­‐484-­‐9746	
  
Cell:	
  330-­‐309-­‐2233	
  
lisa.h@hartvillegroup.com	
  
	
  
	
  
FOR	
  IMMEDIATE	
  RELEASE	
  
	
  
	
  

       Hartville	
  Group’s	
  Half-­‐Marathon	
  Team	
  Raises	
  $15,550	
  for	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  
  Six	
  runners	
  compete	
  in	
  Dodge	
  Rock	
  ‘n’	
  Roll	
  Los	
  Angeles	
  Half-­‐Marathon	
  with	
  Team	
  ASPCA	
  
	
  
CANTON,	
  Ohio	
  (Dec.	
  15,	
  2011)	
  —	
  One	
  of	
  the	
  nation’s	
  leading	
  pet	
  insurance	
  providers,	
  
the	
  Hartville	
  Group,	
  Inc.,	
  together	
  with	
  its	
  subsidiary	
  Petsmarketing	
  Insurance.com	
  
Agency,	
  Inc.,	
  organized	
  a	
  team	
  to	
  participate	
  in	
  the	
  2011	
  Dodge	
  Rock	
  ‘n’	
  Roll	
  Los	
  Angeles	
  
Half-­‐Marathon	
  on	
  October	
  30	
  with	
  Team	
  ASPCA,	
  raising	
  $15,550	
  for	
  the	
  ASPCA®	
  (The	
  
American	
  Society	
  for	
  the	
  Prevention	
  of	
  Cruelty	
  to	
  Animals®).	
  
	
  
As	
  the	
  ASPCA’s	
  only	
  strategic	
  partner	
  for	
  pet	
  insurance	
  since	
  2006,	
  Hartville	
  joined	
  Team	
  
ASPCA	
  in	
  the	
  inaugural	
  year	
  of	
  the	
  program	
  with	
  a	
  team	
  of	
  six	
  runners,	
  dedicated	
  to	
  
helping	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  reach	
  its	
  fundraising	
  goals.	
  As	
  part	
  of	
  its	
  strategic	
  relationship	
  with	
  
the	
  ASPCA,	
  Hartville	
  provides	
  ASPCA	
  Pet	
  Health	
  Insurance	
  through	
  its	
  Petsmarketing	
  
subsidiary.	
  
	
  
Team	
  ASPCA	
  is	
  the	
  ASPCA’s	
  new	
  national	
  endurance	
  training	
  and	
  fundraising	
  program	
  
dedicated	
  to	
  engaging	
  animal	
  advocates	
  around	
  the	
  country	
  to	
  walk,	
  run	
  or	
  cycle	
  to	
  help	
  
the	
  ASPCA	
  provide	
  life-­‐saving	
  programs	
  and	
  services	
  to	
  millions	
  of	
  animals	
  in	
  need	
  
nationwide.	
  Members	
  of	
  Team	
  ASPCA	
  participate	
  in	
  world-­‐renowned	
  marathons,	
  half-­‐
marathons,	
  cycling	
  and	
  other	
  major	
  endurance	
  events	
  across	
  the	
  country	
  to	
  raise	
  funds	
  
while	
  supporting	
  the	
  ASPCA’s	
  mission	
  and	
  raising	
  awareness	
  of	
  the	
  ASPCA.	
  
	
  
“Our	
  team,	
  our	
  employees	
  and	
  our	
  company	
  all	
  contributed	
  to	
  this	
  effort,	
  and	
  we’re	
  
really	
  excited	
  to	
  help	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  in	
  this	
  unique	
  way,”	
  said	
  Hartville	
  CEO	
  Dennis	
  
Rushovich.	
  “Our	
  pet	
  insurance	
  is	
  designed	
  to	
  support	
  the	
  ASPCA’s	
  mission	
  by	
  helping	
  
pet	
  parents	
  afford	
  quality	
  veterinary	
  care	
  for	
  their	
  pets,	
  and	
  our	
  licensing	
  relationship	
  
delivers	
  a	
  minimum	
  of	
  $1.95	
  million	
  in	
  royalties	
  to	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  over	
  at	
  least	
  three	
  years.	
  
We’re	
  glad	
  to	
  contribute	
  to	
  our	
  friends	
  at	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  in	
  even	
  more	
  ways	
  as	
  well.”	
  
	
  
“We	
  appreciate	
  the	
  hard	
  work	
  from	
  the	
  Hartville	
  Group’s	
  team	
  to	
  help	
  us	
  raise	
  money	
  
to	
  help	
  animals	
  across	
  the	
  country,”	
  said	
  Elysia	
  Howard,	
  vice	
  president	
  of	
  marketing	
  and	
  
licensing	
  for	
  the	
  ASPCA.	
  “It	
  means	
  a	
  lot	
  to	
  us	
  to	
  have	
  the	
  support	
  of	
  our	
  corporate	
  
partners	
  in	
  this	
  new	
  project.”	
  
	
  
For	
  more	
  information	
  about	
  Team	
  ASPCA,	
  visit	
  www.teamaspca.org.	
  	
  
	
  
About	
  Hartville	
  Group,	
  Inc.	
  
Based	
  in	
  Canton,	
  Ohio,	
  the	
  Hartville	
  Group,	
  Inc.	
  was	
  founded	
  in	
  1997	
  and	
  is	
  one	
  of	
  the	
  largest	
  
providers	
  of	
  pet	
  health	
  insurance	
  in	
  the	
  U.S.,	
  offering	
  pet	
  insurance	
  through	
  its	
  subsidiary	
  
Petsmarketing	
  Insurance.com	
  Agency,	
  Inc.	
  under	
  the	
  brand	
  names	
  ASPCA	
  Pet	
  Health	
  Insurance,	
  
Hartville	
  Pet	
  Insurance	
  and	
  Petshealth	
  Care	
  Plan.	
  Hartville	
  Group	
  provides	
  ASPCA	
  Pet	
  Health	
  
Insurance	
  through	
  a	
  strategic	
  partnership	
  with	
  the	
  ASPCA®	
  (The	
  American	
  Society	
  for	
  the	
  
Prevention	
  of	
  Cruelty	
  to	
  Animals®).	
  Hartville	
  Group’s	
  Petsmarketing	
  Insurance.com	
  Agency,	
  Inc.	
  
subsidiary	
  is	
  authorized	
  to	
  provide	
  property	
  and	
  casualty	
  insurance	
  in	
  all	
  50	
  states	
  plus	
  the	
  
District	
  of	
  Columbia.	
  ASPCA	
  Pet	
  Health	
  Insurance	
  is	
  underwritten	
  by	
  the	
  United	
  States	
  Fire	
  
Insurance	
  Company.	
  For	
  more	
  information	
  about	
  the	
  Hartville	
  Group,	
  visit	
  
www.hartvillegroup.com.	
  	
  For	
  more	
  information	
  about	
  ASPCA	
  Pet	
  Health	
  Insurance,	
  visit	
  
www.aspcapetinsurance.com.	
  	
  
	
  
About	
  the	
  ASPCA®	
  
Founded	
  in	
  1866,	
  the	
  ASPCA®	
  (The	
  American	
  Society	
  for	
  the	
  Prevention	
  of	
  Cruelty	
  to	
  Animals®)	
  
is	
  the	
  first	
  humane	
  organization	
  established	
  in	
  the	
  Americas	
  and	
  serves	
  as	
  the	
  nation’s	
  leading	
  
voice	
  for	
  animal	
  welfare.	
  More	
  than	
  one	
  million	
  supporters	
  strong,	
  the	
  ASPCA’s	
  mission	
  is	
  to	
  
provide	
  effective	
  means	
  for	
  the	
  prevention	
  of	
  cruelty	
  to	
  animals	
  throughout	
  the	
  United	
  States.	
  
As	
  a	
  501(c)(3)	
  not-­‐for-­‐profit	
  corporation,	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  is	
  a	
  national	
  leader	
  in	
  the	
  areas	
  of	
  anti-­‐
cruelty,	
  community	
  outreach	
  and	
  animal	
  health	
  services.	
  The	
  ASPCA,	
  which	
  is	
  headquartered	
  in	
  
New	
  York	
  City,	
  offers	
  a	
  wide	
  range	
  of	
  programs,	
  including	
  a	
  mobile	
  clinic	
  outreach	
  initiative,	
  its	
  
own	
  humane	
  law	
  enforcement	
  team,	
  and	
  a	
  groundbreaking	
  veterinary	
  forensics	
  team	
  and	
  
mobile	
  animal	
  CSI	
  unit.	
  For	
  more	
  information,	
  please	
  visit	
  www.aspca.org.	
  To	
  become	
  a	
  fan	
  of	
  
the	
  ASPCA	
  on	
  Facebook,	
  go	
  to	
  www.facebook.com/aspca.	
  To	
  follow	
  the	
  ASPCA	
  on	
  Twitter,	
  go	
  to	
  
www.twitter.com/aspca.	
  	
  
	
  
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