Earth Heart Founder, Vicki Rae Thorne, Profiled in Pet Industry Catalog Featuring Top Women Pet Professionals Nationwide

Women in the Pet Industry releases “Top Women in the Pet Industry” holiday pet business catalog. A publication for and about women in the pet industry, it highlights top women in booming pet business.

Dundee, IL, November 12, 2012 --( Vicki Rae Thorne of Dundee, Illinois, can be seen in the just-released Top Women in the Pet Industry “Holiday Biz Book.” It’s an 80-page digital magazine-style resource guide to American and Canadian services, products, gifts and facilities for pets, pet lovers and pet owners.

The National Retail Foundation is predicting that 2012 holiday spending will rise and return to 2007 levels with $28.13 earmarked for pets by the average holiday shopper. Pet owners reportedly spend more on pets than on video games, movies or recorded music. The “Holiday Biz Book” is a guide to help buyers locate perfect pet gifts.

Businesses represented throughout the “Holiday Biz Book” are women-owned and operated. They range from pet food manufacturers and artists to groomers and veterinarians.

Vicki Rae Thorne operates Earth Heart Inc. in Dundee, Illinois. Details about her line of natural remedy mists for dogs can be found on pages 54 and 55 of the catalog, which is offered free on the Women in the Pet Industry website:

In honor of being featured in the Top Women in the Pet Industry Holiday Biz Book, Earth Heart is offering a special deal for the next 4 days: Order Earth Heart natural remedy mists on the Earth Heart website by 11:59 p.m. PST on November 16, and receive free first class shipping to the US and Canada when you enter the code WIPINBIZ at checkout.

Sixty seven women are included with 26 profiled and talking about their business, their career and their pets: Some even share funny and poignant Christmas pet tales. This holiday season catalog invites you to curl up with your laptop and a cup of cocoa and get acquainted with the top women in the pet professions. With a dog at your feet or a cat in your lap, you can easily shop the catalog for unique and thoughtful gifts, too.

For details on Earth Heart’s natural remedy mists, visit or contact Thorne directly at vicki@earthheartinc.comor 847-551-1806.

For general questions about “The Top Women in the Pet Industry Holiday Biz Book” content, contact Janet Herring-Sherman at 503-883-3686. Visit the WIPIN website at,

“The Top Women in the Pet Industry Holiday Biz Book” was produced by Women in the Pet Industry (WIPIN), a membership networking organization where pet professionals gather to grow, give and connect year round.

More than 120 career paths exist within the pet industry. WIPIN includes representatives from most. They include groomers, pet-sitters, vets, pooper-scoopers, artists, trainers, breeders, animal psychics and pet store operators.
Earth Heart Inc.
Vicki Rae Thorne
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