Center for Pet Safety Awards 5 Star Crash Test Rating for Pet Travel Carrier

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Gen7 Commuter™ carrier earns Top Honors from Center for Pet Safety

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This is an outstanding achievement proving the Gen7 Commuter™ is an elite performing pet travel carrier and offers protection to all vehicle passengers, including those with four legs

Center for Pet Safety, the 501(c)(3) research and consumer advocacy organization dedicated to consumer and companion animal safety, today awarded Gen7Pets® with a 5 Star Crash Test Rating for their Gen7 Commuter™ carrier.

In July 2016 Center for Pet Safety (CPS) published its Crash Test Protocol and Rating Guideline to grade crash protection of pet travel carriers. CPS is leading the first scientific approach to pet product safety and the Pet Travel Carrier Crash Test Protocol and Rating system provides essential guidelines for pet product manufacturers. The test protocol, which is a result of the 2015 Carrier Crashworthiness Study conducted by Center for Pet Safety and sponsored by Subaru of America outlines a consistent test methodology and evaluation program to ensure pet travel carriers offer crash protection.

“The test evidence indicates that Gen7Pets® has completed ample due diligence on its Gen7 Commuter™ carrier to achieve the highest crash test rating from Center for Pet Safety,” stated Lindsey Wolko, Center for Pet Safety founder. “This is an outstanding achievement proving the Gen7 Commuter™ is an elite performing pet travel carrier and offers protection to all vehicle passengers, including those with four legs.”

Center for Pet Safety encourages manufacturers interested in participating in this rigorous testing and performance program to contact Info(at)CenterForPetSafety(dot)org or call 800.324.3659.

To learn more about the Center for Pet Safety mission, become a Sponsor or to make a direct contribution visit http://www.CenterforPetSafety.org, contact Info(at)CenterForPetSafety(dot)org or call 800.324.3659.

About the Center for Pet Safety®:
The Center for Pet Safety (CPS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit research and consumer advocacy organization dedicated to consumer and companion animal safety. Based in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, the Center for Pet Safety's mission is to have an enduring, positive impact on the survivability, health, safety, and well-being of companion animals and the consumer through scientific research, product testing and education. CPS is not affiliated with the pet products industry and does not accept funding from pet products manufacturers. Welcome to the Science of Pet Safety™. For additional information, visit http://www.CenterForPetSafety.org.

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