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Goodness Gracious healthy pet treats is in the News

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Gracie and Lula (and their Mom) are very proud to be recognized in the news...
Goodness Gracious pledges transparency in the quality and origin of its ingredients on Truth About Pet Food (2013)
Goodness Gracious proudly announces that we’ve taken a pledge to quality and origin with Truth about Pet Food. In this pledge, we disclose the quality and country of origin of ingredients that comprise our pet treats. 

Goodness Gracious views itself first as a group of pet parents and stewards committed to the health and wellbeing of companion animals. We know the value of complete transparency in pet foods and are thrilled to participate in this endeavor. You can find our pledge in the alphabetical list of companies on the Truth About Pet Food website.
Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (November 14, 2011) 
On Saturday, Nov. 5, Massachusetts pet-treat maker and humanitarian organization Goodness Gracious raised over $10,000 for New England animal rescues and shelters in its first annual Goodness Gracious Run for Rescue.  (Read more...)
Beantown Tails Magazine (Oct. 31, 2011)
Goodness Gracious wins Best Dog Treat and Best Cat Treat in the Reader's Choice Awards and is named a "Favorite" Pet Bakery! (Read more...)
Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (March 23, 2011) 
Marblehead Dog-Treat Company Does Good in Five States
Marblehead, MA – Goodness Gracious LLC (, a US manufacturer of healthy dog treats and supplies, announced recently that after just nine months of being in business, it donated thousands of dollars to community animal shelters and rescue organizations in 2010. (Read more...) 
Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (June 28, 2010)
 Marblehead Chamber Welcomes Goodness Gracious with Ribbon Cutting
On Wednesday, June 9, the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce welcomed new member Goodness Gracious with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its location, 3 Spring St., Marblehead. Owner Amy Renz-Havens was joined by family, friends, Chamber members and her two dogs, Grace and Lula, all of whom partook in the celebration. Guests were offered refreshments and samples of handmade, all-natural dog treats to take home. Read more...
Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (June 7, 2010)
Marblehead Pet Company Grows Product Line, Outlets

Marblehead - Goodness Gracious, LLC announced recently that it released a safe, effective all-natural tick repellent for sale at Marblehead Pet Supply, and that the Marblehead Community Store and Crosby's Markets ( are now selling the company's healthy human-grade dog treats. As a result of this growth, Goodness Gracious has made three donations to a local no-kill shelter, the Friends of Marblehead's Abandoned Animals ( Read more.  

Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (May 18, 2010)
Marblehead Dog Treat Company Adds Customers, Makes Donations

Marblehead, MA - Goodness Gracious, LLC announced today that Shubie's Marketplace of Marblehead ( and Luna's Pet Depot of Salem, MA ( are now selling their healthy, 100% human-grade dog treats.  As a result of these customer wins, Goodness Gracious has made two donations to local no-kill shelters:  the Friends of Marblehead's Abandoned Animals ( and the Northeast Animal Shelter ( respectively.

Goodness Gracious donates 51% of its profits to animal shelters in communities where its products are sold and begins by paying it forward according to owner and Managing Director, Amy Havens. Read more...

Wicked Local and the Marblehead Reporter (Feb. 2010)
New Local Dog Products Business Donates to Animal Shelter.