News of interest to dog lovers including dog food recalls, special events, celebrity rescue initiatives, and more.

Prince Lorenzo Borghese Helps Georgia Rescues

A former reality star with a royal pedigree, Prince Lorenzo Borghese– who went in search of a soul mate in season nine of The Bachelor— helps our four-legged friends in their search for a new lease on life as the co-founder of Animal Aid USA. In mid-August the high-profile pal to those with paws (who […]

Download a free copy of The Dog Treat Travel Cookbook!

If you love to make treats for your dog–and travel with your dog, we’ve got a fun, free cookbook to share with you: The Dog Treat Travel Cookbook! We’ve gathered some of our top road-friendly recipes in this ebook with recipes ranging from Growling Granola to Dehydrated Sweet Potato Chews. The free ebook is part […]

Rescue Stars in “Downward Dog”

When the ABC comedy series Downward Dog makes its debut as a mid-season replacement, television viewers can tune in to cheer for the acting chops of a dog who has gone from life in a shelter to a life in the spotlight. A dog named Ned portrays Martin, a shelter dog who finds his forever […]

Shelter Saturday: August 13

As athletes from around the globe go for the gold in the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio, homeless dogs in shelters across America are hoping to win the love of a forever pet parent with a heart of gold. Each year approximately 3.9 million dogs find themselves in U.S. shelters. One way to help […]

2017 Orioles Pet Calendar Helps BARCS

Pitching the option of pet adoption, for the eighth year the Baltimore Orioles have stepped up to the plate to unleash a pet calendar that will help dogs and cats who have been thrown a curve ball by life. An annual fundraising venture for BARCS (Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter), this year’s lineup of […]

Olympian Gus Kenworthy Promotes #ThinkAdoptionFirst

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are underway in Rio, and as sports fans cheer for athletes from around the globe as they go for the gold, devotees of dogs are applauding the ongoing efforts of 2014 winter Olympian Gus Kenworthy as the silver medalist with a heart of gold continues to promote the option of […]

Give a Dog a Bone Week Helps Dogs of the Homeless

Author Christian Morgenstern once wrote that “Home is not where you live but where they understand you.” For many without the security of a permanent place to call their own, a home is found in the understanding heart of a loyal canine companion. A person living on the streets often encounters the judgmental gaze of […]

Seattle Seahawks’ K.J. Wright Films PSA to End Dog Fighting

Seattle Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright is helping to tackle one of the most heart-wrenching topics in the world of animal advocacy– dog fighting. Teaming up with fellow sports stars Jordan Babineaux (a former safety for the Seahawks) and MMA icon Matt Hume as well as Washington’s Most Wanted host David Rose, Wright recently stepped in […]

Shelter Wednesday: July 27

As we get ready to say goodbye to the month of July, homeless dogs across the country are hoping that they will soon get to say so long to life in a shelter. Each year approximately 3.9 million dogs find themselves in the U.S. shelter system. One way to help adoptable animals find loving homes […]

Ronnie Wood Joins Rabies Vaccine Campaign

Ronnie Wood, a member of one of rock music’s most iconic bands has banded together with World Animal Protection to mark a milestone in global health for dogs, and to amp up public interest to help more canines in crisis. The news that one million rabies vaccinations have been given by World Animal Protection to […]

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