Discovery Family Channel Turns August into #Pawgust

During the hottest month of the year, dog devotees can tune in to watch some really cool canines as the Discovery Family Channel turns August into Pawgust! TV viewer’s favorite famous friend of those with fur, Betty White (along with a few of her buddies who bark!), will act as host of the four-week-long Fido-fest. […]

NBC Owned Stations Unleash Best in Shelter with Jill Rappaport

Pedigree pooches may hear the roar of a canine-loving crowd during the Westminster Dog Show, but on February 21st fans of Fidos can applaud dogs in need of forever homes when they tune in to the Spot-centric special, Best in Shelter with Jill Rappaport. Created and hosted by award-winning animal advocate Jill Rappaport, (who previously […]

2014 in Review: 13 Hollywood Icons to the Rescue

As we start a new year, DogTipper is taking a look back at a few of the many legendary animal-loving luminaries from both the big and small screen who used their star wattage to shine a spotlight on paws causes in 2014: Silver Screen Icons Who Showed Their Support for Dogs and Cats in Need […]

“Doris Day’s Best Friends” Helps Animals in Need

For decades she’s helped animals in need start new chapters in their lives, and now fans of Fidos and famous faces can help Doris Day’s paws cause as they flip through the pages of the new book, Doris Day’s Best Friends. Featuring more than 200 color and classic black and white photographs, the just-released softcover  […]

Stars Attend Dogs for the Deaf Fundraiser

Celebrating the sequel to last year’s blockbuster benefit for Dogs for the Deaf, on October 27th fans of Fidos and famous faces gathered at the Wilshire Country Club in Los Angeles for Hooray for HollyWOOF 2. The guest list included such animal-loving luminaries as Academy Award winner/Switched at Birth star Marlee Matlin; True Blood‘s Kristin […]

Pit Bull Named American Hero Dog Award Winner

An array of animal-loving luminaries may have walked the red carpet at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on October 5th, but Spots were the true stars during an evening filled with dogged devotion– the American Humane Association’s third annual Hero Dog Awards. (TM) Eight Fido finalists who had been chosen as the top […]

The Morris Animal Foundation to Honor Betty White at Gala

Celebrating 65 years of creating brighter tomorrows for canines, cats and wildlife, the Morris Animal Foundation’s inaugural Gala of Hope- An Evening with Betty White will be a golden opportunity for doggedly devoted fans to tell America’s Golden Girl “thank you for being a friend” to animals in need. Taking place October 19th at the […]

Betty White to Attend Dogs for the Deaf’s Hooray for HollyWOOF 2 Event

Every Tinseltown triumph should have a part two, and following the blockbuster success of Dogs for the Deaf’s 2012 star-studded soiree the nonprofit has unleashed the news of Hooray for HollyWOOF 2- The Sequel! Betty White, Elaine Hendrix, Switched at Birth star Ryan Lane and singer Rosy Donovan are just a few of the animal-loving […]

Betty White Announces Winners of Contest That Helps Canine Cancer Research

Over the years she’s tickled our funny bones on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Golden Girls and Hot in Cleveland, and through her real life role as an animal advocate Betty White has touched our hearts. A trustee and president emeritus for Morris Animal Foundation, the actress was happy to announce the winners of […]

Betty White Auction Benefits The Morris Animal Foundation

The Morris Animal Foundation is offering a golden opportunity for one lucky Betty White fan to thank the ‘Golden Girl’ for being a friend to all with paws with an eBay auction to win a date with the animal-loving luminary. Through June 24th bids from fans in the continental US can be placed to win […]