Dogs make great companions. Especially for drivers. That's why PEDIGREE® and Mobil Delvac™
teamed up to create
Mutts4Trucks, a dog adoption event for
What do dog food and diesel engine oil have in common?
Truckers. Truckers are vital to the American economy. They haul over
70% of the nation’s freight.1 In
fact, three quarters of the U.S. depends on the trucking industry to
provide goods to communities across the country.
But trucking can be a lonely job. Truckers have very little
interaction with others in the regular course of their daily hauls.
They spend, on average, 240 nights away from home per year.2
Nearly a third of drivers say being alone all day and away from
their families is a significant issue affecting their mental
Which made us think – how can we bring more good to a community that
brings so much good to us? Simple – by bringing them dogs. Studies
have shown that owning a dog can drastically decrease isolation,
depression and cardiovascular disease.3
That’s why two first class brands have come together in a unique way
to demonstrate how dogs can make a positive impact on the mental and
physical health of truckers.
one of America’s best-selling dog food brands.
is one of the world’s best-selling diesel engine oils. Together,
they’ve teamed up to help bring dogs in need of a home with truckers
in need of company.
And that’s good for dogs. Good for truckers. And better for everyone
on the road. « less
1. American Trucking Association
3. National Alliance on Mental Illness