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Milwaukee Brewers’ Mascot Helps Arizona Humane Society

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A former homeless dog who scored a home run in the hearts of the Milwaukee Brewers when he walked on to the major league team’s Arizona training camp in 2014 is getting ready to pitch the option of pet adoption at a Brewers’ spring training game against the Cleveland Indians. Baseball buffs can meet Hank […]

Los Angeles Dodgers to Host Pups at the Park

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Stepping up to the plate for the sake of dogs and cats who have been thrown a curveball by life, the Los Angeles Dodgers will host Pups at the Park on June 20th. Prior to watching the Dodgers take on the San Francisco Giants from seats in the Coca-Cola All-You-Can-Eat Right Field Pavilion, families with […]

National Puppy Day is March 23

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For more holidays, visit our Pet Holidays page! Writer Jonathan Swift once stated that “Every dog must have his day,” and for our tail-wagging chums in the springtime of their life that day is March 23rd– National Puppy Day! Founded in 2006 by celebrity pet and home lifestyle expert Colleen Paige, the message of the […]

Puppy Mill Survivor Stars in Broadway’s Living on Love

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When the curtain rises this April on the new Broadway production Living on Love, the audience will applaud both the comedic timing of the show’s human cast and the acting chops of a rescue dog who loves the life she’s living. Trixie strikes a pose with co-star Jerry O’Connell during a press preview of Living […]

Queen Elizabeth II Opens New Battersea Kennels

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From the tail-wagging chums of her childhood to the four four-legged friends who play in Buckingham Palace today, Queen Elizabeth II has always known that dogs rule! On March 17th the British monarch paid a visit to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home to officially open the renowned UK animal welfare charity’s crowning achievement– new kennels. […]

The View Shines Spotlight on Adoptable Dogs

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From lively discussions of the day’s hot topics to celebrity interviews, the long-running chat fest The View always makes tongues wag, but the March 13th edition of the Daytime Emmy-winning program made tails wag as rescue dogs who are waiting for forever homes showed what a little makeover magic can do. Showcased with help from award-winning […]

Miranda Lambert Roses to Benefit MuttNation Foundation

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In the language of flowers the petals of a hot pink rose means thankfulness, and dogs who are waiting for the opportunity to turn over a new leaf with a forever family will be thankful for the fans of floral finery, famous faces and Fidos who will sow the seeds for a better tomorrow for […]

Bradenton Marauders Host Bark in the Park April 18th

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Baseball buffs and their barking buddies can cheer for the Bradenton Marauders as the minor league team goes to bat for the benefit of dogs and cats in need during their first Bark in the Park of the 2015 season. Combining philanthropy with Fido-themed fun, after the Marauders take on the Jupiter Hammerheads Rovers will […]

The Office’s Oscar Nunez Joins Cruelty Free International Campaign

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For nine seasons he was a cast member on the multi-Emmy Award-winning NBC comedy series The Office, and now actor Oscar Nuñez has joined the ever-growing ensemble of celebrities who are using their star wattage to shine a light on a campaign to end cosmetics testing on animals. Posing with Gus, his rescue dog, the […]

Rescue Dogs Star with Helen Mirren on Broadway

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When the play The Audience celebrated its opening night on Broadway on March 8th, an appreciative audience applauded not only the ever awe-inspiring acting ability of Academy Award winner Dame Helen Mirren, but also the talent of two regal rescue Rovers who star as Queen Elizabeth II’s devoted dogs. From her beloved childhood pets to […]

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