Pet Leadership Council Honors Members of Congress at Pet Night on Capitol Hill
Rep. Katherine Clark, a recipient of the Pets' Best Friend award with Pet Leadership Council chairman Bob Vetere
At the annual Pet Night on Capitol Hill, which was held in Washington, D.C. in Sept., several members of Congress were recognized as “Pets’ Best Friend” by the Pet Leadership Council (PLC), for their efforts on behalf of companion animals and those who serve and support them.
“We are grateful to these representatives for their unwavering support for policies and programs that encourage animal health, responsibility and education among pet owners and the general public,” said Bob Vetere, PLC chairman.
Pets’ Best Friend award recipients include: Rep. Katherine Clark (MA-5), Rep. Steve Chabot (OH-1), Rep. Steve Cohen (TN-9), Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-7), Rep. Robert Latta (OH-5), Rep. Frank LoBiondo (NJ-2), Rep. Paul Mitchell (MI-10), Rep. Kurt Schrader, DVM (OR-5), Rep. David Schweikert (AZ-6), Rep. Ted Yoho, DVM (FL-3), Rep. David Young (IA-3) and Rep. Don Young (AK-AL).