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60 Dogs Find Forever Homes at MuttNation Foundation Adoption Drive

Making great strides for a better tomorrow for companion animals in need with every step, a pack of 1,000 pink-clad dog lovers from all walks of life, among them Nashville Mayor Megan Barry and country music superstar Miranda Lambert, promenaded with 120 pups in the MuttNation March. ┬áThe event raised heart rates as it raised […]

Broadway Barks 19 Helps Adoptable Dogs

The Tony Awards may be Broadway’s biggest night but, in the eyes of animal lovers, July 8 will be Broadway’s biggest day as stars of The Great White Way take on supporting roles in order to set the stage for a better tomorrow for dogs and cats in need. Bernadette Peters at the 18th annual […]

DOGTV Launches “Adoption Show”

Dogs who are hoping to star in the lives of a forever family are literally getting the chance to enjoy 15 minutes of fame thanks to the just-unleashed DOGTV series The Adoption Show, which showcases adoptable canines and pet parenting advice in each 15-minute episode. Although DOGTV is known as the first and only television […]

Social Paws Campaign Promotes Pet Adoption on #NationalBestFriendsDay

June 8 is National Best Friends Day, and if your BFF happens to bark there’s no better way to celebrate that bond than to help dogs without pet parents find their perfect human pal. Each year an estimated 7.6 million companion animals– 3.9 million of man’s best friend and 3.4 million of our feline best […]

Bebe Neuwirth Shines a Spotlight on ASPCA’s Storytelling Program

Helping dogs who have been abandoned and abused turn the page to a new chapter in their lives, Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Bebe Neuwirth recently took on the role of a volunteer reader for the ASPCA’s Storytelling Program. A post shared by ASPCA (@aspca) on May 24, 2017 at 12:06pm PDT The dogs at […]

New York City Dog Lovers: Don’t Miss Best Friends Super Adoption!

A big event for dogs and cats in The Big Apple who are looking for forever families to love, Best Friends Animal New York will present a Super Adoption during the first weekend in June. ┬áPotential pet parents will have the opportunity to meet hundreds of adorable adoptables from the recently-opened Best Friends Animal Society […]

Animal Welfare Advocates Honored at Petco Foundation Gala

When discussing the creative process, Pablo Picasso once said that “I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else.” At the recent Petco Foundation awards gala, visions that had transformed from reverie into reality by individuals and organizations with a passion for compassion–as well as the seeds of new ideas that have yet […]

Miranda Lambert to Host MuttNation March

Putting a song in the hearts of dog lovers, Grammy Award winner Miranda Lambert will help companion animals who long to land a permanent gig in the heart and home of a loving pet parent when she kicks off MuttNation Foundation Adoption Drive events at the annual CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tennessee. Starting the […]

Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals Promotes Pet Adoption

Stepping off of the pitcher’s mound in order to step up to the plate for a paws cause, Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals is pitching the option of pet adoption in a new PSA for Humane Rescue Alliance. A pet parent with four adopted dogs on his home team, the two-time Cy Young Award […]

Curtain to Rise on Broadway Barks on July 8th

Setting the stage for a better tomorrow for dogs and cats who have been waiting in the wings in the hope of being cast as a special someone’s fur baby, stars of The Great White Way will step on stage with adorable adoptables this summer for Broadway Barks 19! The curtain will rise July 8th […]