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Scandal Star Bellamy Young Promotes The Shelter Pet Project


An actress who plays a political animal on the hit ABC series Scandal recently stepped in front of a camera for the sake of companion animals who need forever homes. A proud pet parent to an adopted dog and cat, actress Bellamy Young– who portrays First Lady Mellie Grant in the popular drama– is helping […]

New York Pet Fashion Show Helps Dog Rescues


Rovers are getting ready to rock the runway in retro-inspired designs at an annual display of dog duds that seamlessly weaves together fashion with compassion. The largest event of its kind in the country, The New York Pet Fashion Show will celebrate its 11th year with “A Rescue Revolution: Peace, Love and Animal Rescue” showcase, […]

#BegginPetParade Helps Open Door Animal Sanctuary


A baseball legend who today pitches the option of pet adoption as the founder of a renowned animal rescue organization, Tony La Russa will step up to the plate as the Grand Marshal of the largest costumed dog parade in the world– the Beggin’ Pet Parade. Celebrating its 22nd year in 2015, party animals are […]

O.A.R. to Help Austin Area Animal Shelters


The rock band O.A.R. is heading to The Live Music Capital of the World to enrich the lives of homeless dogs and cats in Austin area animal shelters. On February 8th the group’s Fido-and feline-loving fans can tap their feet to the beat of “Shattered,” “Love and Memories, “Peace” and other hits at a free […]

Durham Bulls Host Bark in the Park May 6th


Dogs and doggedly devoted baseball buffs alike can cheer for the Durham Bulls on May 6th as the team plays ball for a higher purpose at a Bark in the Park game. Two-and four-legged fans will watch all the action from sections 128 – 134 in the Outfield Reserved area of the Durham Bulls Athletic […]

Rosie O’Donnell to Take Part in Stand Up for Pits


Famous funny ladies will set the stage for a better tomorrow for dogs who are often hounded by prejudice when they step on to the stage at the Gotham Comedy Club in celebration of the one-year anniversary of the Million Pibble March. Comedy fans can giggle for a good cause as The View co-host Rosie […]

Puppy Mill Survivor Star of Fashion Ad Campaign


Saved from a North Carolina puppy mill, Toast has seen the dark side of life, but now her future’s so bright she’s gotta wear shades! The charismatic Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, who was adopted in New York City by her famous father, Joshua Ostrovsky (a comic and former E! News correspondent) and wife Katie Sturino […]

The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal Promotes The Majority Project


As sheriff’s deputy Shane Walsh he fought zombies for two seasons on the hit AMC series The Walking Dead, and now actor Jon Bernthal has stepped into his real life role as an animal advocate to encourage dog devotees to join in the fight against injustice toward both canines who often find themselves hounded by […]

Dog Who Helps Pet Parent with PTSD to be in Nicholas Sparks Novel

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A devoted dog who has helped his pet parents embark on a new chapter in their lives after dealing with the effects of post-traumatic stress disorder has won a spot in the pages of an upcoming novel by best-selling author Nicholas Sparks. Close to 1,000 entries were submitted to PetSmartCharities “Fall into a Nicholas Sparks […]

Stars to Attend Fundraiser for Greyhounds in Need


A big screen star and a gridiron great will be among the attendees who will help to tackle the topic of finding forever homes for dogs in need during Greyhound Adoption League of Texas, Inc.’s annual Greyt Retired Athletes dinner and auction. Taking place February 28th in Dallas, the fundraiser will provide food for thought […]

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