Purina Pro Plan "Canine Combine"
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM (CST)
WHAT: Football Legend Daryl ‘Moose’ Johnston’s 3-year-old yellow Labrador, Gunner, will follow in his
owner’s footsteps to greatness as he brings his talents to the Pro Plan gridiron in the first-ever "Canine
Combine" a few days before the Big Game. This made-for-media performance will feature Gunner, as
well as other incredible dog competitors, performing a variety of jaw-dropping athletic feats including
flying disc, weave pole racing and high-speed agility obstacles – all within a football-themed
Johnston, a former three time Super Bowl champion as a member of the Dallas Cowboys / current pro football analyst, and Gunner will demonstrate how weeks of joint training with Purina Pro Plan’s revolutionary smartphone app, the Purina Pro Plan P5, helped take Gunner from a good dog to a great dog.
The "Canine Combine" exhibition is FREE and open to the general public.
WHEN: Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Media Check-in: 10:30 a.m. CT
Doors Open to General Public: 10:45 a.m. CT
‘Kickoff’: 11:00 a.m. CT
WHERE: Westin Hotel Parking Lot (adjacent Waldenberg Park)
100 Rue lberville
New Orleans, LA 70130
ADDITIONAL INFO: The Purina Pro Plan P5 app is the next generation of dog training technology that
offers dog owners of all breeds and sizes specialized mobile lessons in agility, dock diving, flying disc,
obedience, running and strength training. It is available for free via the Apple App Store. The Purina
Pro Plan P5 app uses a proprietary algorithm developed by an internal team of veterinarians and world
renowned canine exercise physiologists allowing dog owners to set, track and share personalized
fitness goals for their dogs, based on breed, individual traits and body condition.
The Purina® Pro Plan® P5 app is part of the Purina® Pro Plan® SPORT product portfolio launch which offers three formulas to fuel athletic dogs based on activity level – from everyday exercise all the way to competitive performance.