Who’s Top Dog? Time to Vote in the #HeroDogAwards

They’ve already won top dog honors in their respective categories, and now eight four-legged finalists in the American Humane Association’s 6th annual Hero Dog Awards are trying to win the hearts of voters who will help to decide which stout-hearted Spot is named 2016 American Hero Dog. The Finalists Through August 24th you can vote […]

Vote for Nominees in 2016 Hero Dog Awards

2016 is an election year and talk of ‘elephants’ and ‘donkeys’ currently dominates the news. While the public will have to wait until November to vote for their preferred political animal, animal lovers can cast their ballot now for their favorite Fidos in American Humane Association’s Hero Dog Awards. Now in its sixth year, 174 […]

Winners of 2016 PAWSCARS Announced

The 88th annual Academy Awards take place this Sunday, and while fans of film will soon be getting the popcorn ready to watch the parade of paparazzi magnets on the red carpet admirers of animal actors are applauding the efforts of the dogs, cats and other four-legged luminaries on the big screen as they watch […]

Former Puppy Mill Dog Wins American Hero Dog Award

Once confined to a cramped cage, a former puppy mill dog took center stage as he was honored with the top title at the 2015 American Humane Association’s Hero Dog Awards for shining a light on one of the darkest corners of the dog world. For a decade Harley, a Chihuahua from Berthoud, Colorado, endured […]

Vote for Courageous Canines in Hero Dog Awards

Eight four-legged finalists who have already been deemed top dog in their respective category will now win the admiration of voters as the public decides which courageous canine should take home the American Hero Dog title at the American Humane Association’s 5th annual Hero Dog Awards. Dog devotees are invited to cast one vote each […]

Max Shines Spotlight on Need to Bring All Military Dogs Home

Across the country, movie theater lights are lowering for screenings of a recently unleashed motion picture which is raising awareness of the lasting friendships formed between members of the military and the dogs by their side who help to defend our freedom. Starring Lauren Graham, Thomas Haden Church and a Belgian Malinois named Carlos (one […]

June is National Pet Preparedness Month

June marks the official start of summertime, and while it may be a season when “the livin’ is easy,” June has also been deemed the month for dog devotees to ready their four-legged loved ones for the possibility of days when living is rough due to a natural disaster. Pet parents can defend the members […]

Winners of 2015 PAWSCARS Announced

Hollywood’s biggest night is just around the corner, and while film fans will soon find out which celebrities will take home coveted golden statuettes dog devotees are already applauding the work of some of the talented tail-waggers who showed off their acting chops on the big screen in 2014. As the American Humane Association marks […]

Nominations for 2015 Hero Dog Awards Underway

Celebrating its 5th year of shining a spotlight on the good deeds of dauntless dogs, the American Humane Society has just unleashed its annual search for the most courageous canines in the country. Through February 25th animal lovers┬ácan nominate a stout-hearted Spot in one of eight categories: Arson Dogs Emerging Hero Dogs (in recognition of […]

Military Dogs to be Honored in Veterans Day Parade

Television viewers tune in each week to watch his portrayal of Detective Odafin Tutuola on the hit NBC series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, but on Veterans Day fans will see the star recall his previous real life role in the U.S. Army as he helps to shine a spotlight on the work of […]