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2017/2018 Washington Nationals Pet Calendar Helps Dogs in Need

Helping dogs and cats who are marking the days until they find their forever home, the Washington Nationals have unleashed an 18-month pet calendar that pitches the option of adoption. The #NatsPetsCalendar, featuring animals from HRA is available online and at the @NatsTeamStore. https://t.co/6rfhgW7txM #AdoptHRA pic.twitter.com/jWM1AuAxFg — Humane Rescue (@HumaneRescue) July 1, 2017 Using their […]

Mary Tyler Moore Award Presented at Broadway Barks

A chorus line of dogs and cats who had been waiting in the wings at 28 New York area rescue organizations and animal shelters took center stage on July 8th as the curtain rose on an annual celebration of pet adoption– Broadway Barks! Marking its 19th year in 2017, the Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS-produced production […]

Petco, San Diego Padres Celebrate the “Dog Days of Summer”

Batting a thousand with both baseball buffs and their buddies who bark, for the 13th consecutive year Petco and the San Diego Padres welcomed both two-and four-legged sports fans to Petco Park for the “Dog Days of Summer.” More than 500 dogs enjoyed the opportunity to watch the Padres play ball against the Atlanta Braves […]

How You Can Help Dan + Shay Promote #ThinkAdoptionFirst

A platinum-selling duo with hearts of gold, Dan + Shay have not only starred alongside rescue dogs in the music video for their chart-topping single “Nothin’ Like You,” now the country crooners– who are currently on the road with their respective Rovers on their Obsessed tour– are helping to shine a spotlight on companion animals […]

Famous Comics Stand Up Against Animal Abusers in #NotFunny Campaign

The United Kingdom’s top comic stars have raised our spirits on stage and screen, and now they’ve joined forces to raise awareness of a subject that’s no laughing matter– animal abuse, and the light sentences handed down to offenders. Animal cruelty sentences are just #NotFunny. I’m joining Battersea @BDCH & standing up for animals. You […]

Want a Peek Inside a Dreamy High-Tech Pet Shelter?

Want a peek inside a high-tech California pet shelter that just opened its doors–and provides a red carpet experience for its residents? The California Dream of making The Golden State no-kill came one step closer from transforming from reverie into reality on June 24th as an enthusiastic pack of dog and cat lovers gathered in […]

“Finding Gobi” Unleashed in Bookstores

When ultramarathon runner Dion Leonard embarked on a 155-mile trek across China’s Gobi Desert in 2016, he never dreamed that the journey ahead would lead him on a path to a friendship with a tiny dog who would race into the hearts of animal lovers around the globe. Soon after starting out on Stage Two […]

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.  The 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 […]