Double Your Donation to Best Friends on #GivingTuesday!

December 1st may be the start of a new month, but for homeless dogs and cats the date will also mark the start of a better tomorrow thanks to a day that combines philanthropy and the festive season. Created in 2012 by The 92nd Street Y with help from the United Nations Foundation, #GivingTuesday is […]

Our Fun Day at #StrutYourMutt Austin!

Today we enjoyed a super fun outing in Austin! With Irie and Tiki, we headed to Austin for the Best Friends Strut Your Mutt dog walk and fundraiser. As I told you about in a post earlier this week, I’m proud to be an ambassador for this great organization (and Irie and Tiki are very […]

Join Us at #StrutYourMutt!

You may have noticed the new “Best Friends Ambassador” badge in our right sidebar here on DogTipper; I am so proud to be an ambassador for this organization that is the only national animal welfare organization focused exclusively on ending the killing of dogs and cats in America’s shelters. This Saturday, I’ll be taking part […]

ESPN’s Michelle Beadle Promotes I Saved My Best Friend Campaign

A co-host of ESPN’s SportsNation, Michelle Beadle has teamed up with Best Friends Animals Society for a campaign that is striving to be a real game changer for homeless dogs and cats. A proud pet parent to three four-legged friends — including photogenic Fido, Henry — the Best Friends Animal Society Celebrity Supporter is the […]

Under the Dome’s Rachelle Lefevre Joins Save Them All Campaign

Television viewers know her for her portrayal of investigative reporter Julia Shumway, a major character in the hit CBS small screen adaptation of the Stephen King novel Under the Dome, but offscreen actress Rachelle Lefevre is recognized by dog devotees for playing a major role in the world of animal advocacy. An Acclaimed Ambassador for […]

New “Long Live Pets” Film Shares the Joy of Rescue!

As you know, our Irie and Tiki were both adopted from local shelters. We have a very special place in our hearts for rescue dogs, both those who share our home and those who are waiting right now in shelters and rescues for a home of their own. There’s no doubt that many others feel […]

Emmy Rossum Promotes Save Them All Campaign

The hit Showtime series Shameless recently concluded its fifth season, and while television viewers may have to wait a while before they see the character of Fiona Gallagher back on the small screen, dog devotees can now see actress Emmy Rossum in a real life role that’s close to her heart– that of a Best […]

Tuna Brings Christmas Cheer to Best Friends Animal Society

Bringing howl-iday cheer to his tail-wagging chums, celebrity Spot Tuna recently stepped into the role of Santa Paws at an adoption center that gives the gift of a brighter future to dogs in need. By donating blankets, toys, treats, collars and cash, fans of the famous Fido (who has more than 1 million followers on […]

Cindy Adams to Host 6th Annual Blessing of the Animals

Her Page Six column┬ánever fails to make the tongues of gossip hounds wag, but on December 7th entertainment journalist Cindy Adams will make tails wag at the sixth annual Blessing of the Animals. Adams, who over the years has penned two tomes (The Gift of Jazzy and Living a Dog’s Life: Jazzy, Juicy and Me) […]

Jersey Boys Star Adopts Rescue Dog

He had movie audiences tapping their feet to the beat of pop classics thanks to his portrayal of The Four Seasons’ member Nick Massi in the cinematic adaptation of the Broadway hit Jersey Boys, and now actor Michael Lomenda has put a song in the hearts of animal lovers by accepting the real life role […]