Celebrities Shine Spotlight on Animal Hero Awards


High-profile pals to those with paws applauded the courage of canines and those with a passion for compassion at the first ever Animal Hero Awards. Queen guitarist/animal activist Brian May and his wife, actress Anita Dobson; girl group members Kimberly Wyatt and Ashley Roberts of The Pussycat Dolls and Sarah Harding from Girls Aloud; Britain’s […]

Celebrities Show Support for Pup Aid


A day of play in the park at Primrose Hill had a higher purpose on September 8th as animal lovers gathered to show their dogged devotion for the fight against puppy farming. Established in 2010 by TV vet Marc Abraham (who launched the “Where’s Mum? campaign on Mother’s Day in the UK), Pup Aid– which, […]

Queen Guitarist Brian May to Present IFAW Animal Action Awards


Brian May, whose guitar riffs stir souls on the iconic Queen anthem “We are the Champions,” has long been a champion in the world of animal welfare, and this fall the platinum-selling musician with a heart of gold will help to honor the courageous canines who have been nominated for an Animal of the Year […]

Pup Aid, London, England, September 8, 2012


From the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations to the 2012 Olympic Games, the eyes of the world have focused on London in recent months, and this September England’s capital city will be the center of attention for animal lovers as dog devotees unite in the fight against puppy farming in the UK at Pup Aid. A […]

Stars To Honor Small Rescue Centers at Awards Show


Celebrities may be accustomed to the adoration of fans, but on March 9, 2012 British A-listers will be the admirers as they help to shine a spotlight on the work of small, independent rescue center in the UK and overseas at the third annual Burgess Wetnose Animal Rescue Awards. Made possible by Gavin and Andrea […]

Anthea Turner Meets Rescue Dog at Wetnose Awards


British media personality Anthea Turner was among the many celebrities who used their star wattage to shine a spotlight on small rescue center’s and rescue pets, including a Border Collie mix named Blue who not only garnered the title of Best Rescue Pet, but also won the hearts of all the attendees at the 2011 […]

Queen Guitarist Brian May at The Wetnose Awards


“Save Me.” While merely a song title when penned by Queen guitarist Brian May back in 1979, the two words prophetically foretold the musician’s future determination to protect animals, both through his own organization and by championing the unsung heroes of animal rights. In early March 2011 the guitarist/songwriter was proud to present a Lifetime […]

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