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

The Philadelphia Phillies Unleash 2014/2015 Pet Calendar


The Philadelphia Phillies are pitching the option of pet adoption through a recently unleashed 18-month 2014/2015 pet calendar that will help dogs and cats in need head for home. From adorable adoptables to the four-legged family members the animal-loving athletes play ball with on their own home teams, photogenic Fidos and felines struck poses with […]

Best Friends Strut Your Mutt Los Angeles September 6, 2014


Taking steps toward creating a better future for our four-legged friends in need with every step they take, on September 6th pet parents will enjoy a constitutional with their canine companion during the Los Angeles edition of Best Friends Animal Society’s Strut Your Mutt. Part of a national event held for the benefit of shelters […]

ARF Unleashes 2015 Celebrity Pet Calendar


Stepping up to the plate to help dogs and cats who are counting the days until they find their forever families, baseball icon Tony La Russa’s animal welfare organization ARF has just unleashed a calendar that knocks it out of the ballpark through a winning combination of photogenic Fidos, famous faces and philanthropy. The high-profile […]

#GetHealthyHappy in $100 Vet Bill Giveaway!


As you know from our previous posts about Hill’s new prescription diet food, we work hard to keep our pets’ weight at a good level. We’re not always successful–sometimes extra treats creep in or activity levels diminish due to weather or just life getting in the way sometimes. But, on a day by day basis, […]

Baseball Great Kent Hrbek Joins Banfield Pet Hospital Grand Opening Celebration

Kent Hrbek, Bev Miles

Banfield Pet Hospital’s new location in Bloomington, Minnesota hit a grand slam with its grand opening on August 23rd with a fun Pet and Owner Look-A-Like Contest which had pet parents ‘pitching’ the idea that they are their tail-wagging chum’s twin to former Minnesota Twins player Kent Hrbek. Basing his final decision on overall resemblance, […]

David Backes to Lead Team at Trails for Tails


Sports star David Backes, who leads his team to victory as the captain of the St. Louis Blues, will lead a pack of compassionate walkers as they make great strides toward creating a better future for homeless dogs and cats at the 16th annual Trails for Tails. Taking place on September 7th, the professional ice […]

Biz Markie Helps The Humane Society of New York


Biz Markie, who rose to the top of the Billboard charts in 1989 with his catchy, comedic classic “Just a Friend,” will raise the roof to help those who woof as he acts as the DJ and performer at the fourth annual Beer for Beasts Fundraiser. The Clown Prince of Hip Hop will spin tunes at both […]

NASCAR Pets 2015 Calendar Helps The Greg Biffle Foundation


Helping dogs and cats in need on the road to a better tomorrow,  a driving force in the worlds of sports and animal welfare has unleashed the 2015 NASCAR Pets calendar. Racing to help out animal advocate Greg Biffle (who appears with his barking buddies in the calendar), the following famous friends of Fidos and […]

Actress Pam Grier Helps Abandoned Puppies


When six puppies were abandoned behind a restaurant in Macon, Georgia their future looked bleak, but now the sky is the limit for the pack of pups thanks to the combined effort of a national charity comprised of compassionate pilots and a group of doggedly devoted individuals– among them an action heroine who helped to […]

T-Shirts Help Love-A-Bull


When it comes to helping dogs in need we as animal lovers wear our heart on our sleeves, and now thanks to just-launched campaign friends of Fidos can display their dogged devotion to a paws cause by donning animal advocacy-themed apparel which is helping to design a better tomorrow for breeds commonly referred to as […]

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