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ökocat™ Kicks off ökocause4paws Litter Donation Program Tuesday, June 5 in Honor of World Environment Day

ökocat natural litter to be donated to four animal shelters in eco-friendly cities across the country

FERNDALE, WA. (June 4, 2018)ökocat Natural Cat Litters, a Healthy Pet® brand, will launch the ökocause4paws Litter Donation Program on Tuesday, June 5 in honor of World Environment Day. As part of the program, four animal shelters in environmentally-friendly cities will each receive a donation of over 1,000 pounds of ökocat natural cat litter, and ökocat will provide a FREE box of litter to selected shelter cat adopters through the end of 2018.

“We’ve been looking for a way to raise awareness of cat adoption, give back to eco-friendly communities and promote overall sustainability — ökocause4paws helps us tie these priorities together into one program,” said Leslie Ellis, Communications Manager at ökocat. “We strive to protect our Earth’s natural resources, as well as the health and wellness of our pets and the people who love them. öko actually means eco or “green” in German and our goal is to help cat lovers see the importance of sustainability and how good it feels to give back to pets in need.”

June 5 – August 6, 2018, ökocat fans can cast their vote for their favorite eco-friendly city. Selected shelters in the cities with the highest number of votes will receive the litter donations. Votes can be submitted at

To kick off the ökocause4paws Litter Donation Program, ökocat is providing its first donation of over 1,000 pounds of litter to PAWS of Seattle Washington, a non-profit animal shelter and wildlife rehabilitation center. ökocat and PAWS will host an adoption event on Saturday, June 16 at their Lynnwood facility. In addition to donating litter to the shelter and all adopters during the event, ökocat will also match all adoption fees (up to $2,000) on Saturday. The event will include visits from popular cat influencers, local vendors, and in honor of Father’s Day, June 17th, there will be a raffle to win prizes as the perfect gift for cat dads.

Throughout June and August, fans who cast their vote for their favorite eco-friendly city will be entered to win a 12-month supply (12 boxes) and multiple 1-month (1 box) supplies of ökocat. Winners will be announced on the ökocat Facebook page.

For more information about ökocat by Healthy Pet, and its unwavering commitment to cat health and care, and corporate excellence through sustainability, please visit

About ökocat
ökocat, a Healthy Pet® brand, is the next generation of natural cat litter. All litter blends are made from reclaimed, sustainable wood and paper without any harmful chemicals or added scents. ökocat offers the brilliance of German engineering and the power of natural fiber to deliver litters with incredible odor control, amazing absorption, a subtle natural scent and are all naturally lightweight. No compromises needed when going green. For more information, please visit or connect with us on Facebook or Instagram.

About Healthy Pet®
Healthy Pet is a leader in the pet category offering products that are better for our pets, and our Earth. Healthy Pet® utilizes natural materials, such as cellulose fiber and natural wood from sustainable sources, free of harmful chemicals and other pollutants and has been doing it proudly for over 30 years. As a premier member of the Pet Sustainability Coalition (PSC), Healthy Pet supports natural pet product solutions which help to create a more eco-friendly environment and mutually beneficial relationship between pets and their families. Healthy Pet brands include category leaders in small animal bedding; carefresh® and Critter Care® as well as the rapidly rising natural cat litter brand, ökocat™.

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