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John Barrowman, Billy Boyd Help Band Raise Funds for Dogs Trust

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They may be called The Swingcats, but a UK trio has put a song in the hearts of dog devotees, with a little help from some famous friends of Fidos. In memory of group member Alyson Orr’s canine companion Angus, who recently crossed Rainbow Bridge, the Big Band-influenced ensemble with a big heart is donating […]

EastEnders Star Derek Martin Adopts from Dogs Trust

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British actor Derek Martin, who entertained television viewers for 11 years as cab driver Charlie Slater on the long-running drama EastEnders, recently offered a a four-pawed passenger from the largest dog welfare charity in the United Kingdom a ride to a forever home, which she will share with the star. Feeling the loss of his beloved […]

Paralympic Swimmer Emma Hollis To Attend Dogs Trust Loughborogh Event

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She may not have won a gold medal at the 2012 London Paralympic games, but nine-time European medalist and two-time World Record holder Emma Hollis already has a heart of gold. Prior to taking the plunge at the games, the star swimmer stopped by Dogs Trust Loughborough to meet the Rovers residing at the charity’s […]

John Barrowman Donates Top Dog Dad Prize to Dogs Trust

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Torchwood star John Barrowman has been named Celebrity Dog Owner of the Year in a PetNet competition, but the ultimate winners are the adorable adoptables from the UK’s largest dog welfare charity. A doting Dad to three rescue Rovers, the actor’s fatherly instincts extends to the approximately 16,000 homeless dogs who receive comfort and care […]

John Barrowman Online Auction for Dogs Trust Underway

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Knowing that compassion is always in fashion, actor John Barrowman has once again literally given the shirt off his back (and the shoes off his feet) to help a paws cause. Designer duds donated by the star of Torchwood and the upcoming ABC series Gilded Lilys has already generated a sizable sum for the Dogs […]

Dogs Trust Auction of John Barrowman Items Underway

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Fashion forward fans of Fidos and famous faces can currently bid on items from actor John Barrowman’s wardrobe and help a paws cause in the process. A patron of Dogs Trust, the Torchwood star (who will soon be seen in Gilded Lilys, an upcoming period drama series from the creator of Grey’s Anatomy) literally gave the shirt […]

John Barrowman Donates Items to Raise Funds for Dogs Trust

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Literally giving the shirt off his back for a paws cause, Torchwood star John Barrowman– who helped Dogs Trust’s charity shop in Cowbridge, Wales open their doors back in September 2011– has opened his closet to raise funds for the Welsh branch of the dog welfare organization. (Watch a video of the actor at the […]

Jedward Shines Spotlight on Homeless Dogs

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www.dogstrust.ie Irish eyes were smiling at Dogs Trust Ireland recently as a one-year-old Mastiff mix left the animal charity with her new forever Mom. A few weeks before landing a starring role in the heart of her new pet parent, Nutmeg (now known as Tess) starred in a televised adoption segment on Ireland AM with […]

Torchwood’s John Barrowman Meets Dogs Trust Education Dog

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As a patron of Dog’s Trust Torchwood star John Barrowman has helped to turn many pups’ hope of finding a forever home from fantasy to reality, so when the sci-fi star and his sister Carole visited a Waterstone’s book store in Glasgow to sign copies of their first young adult fantasy novel Hollow Earth Dogs […]

Torchwood Star John Barrowman Promotes Virgin Atlantic Pet Travel Service

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As Captain Jack Harkness he’s traveled through time and space, but in real life Torchwood star John Barrowman can’t use a vortex manipulator or hop a ride with The Doctor in the Tardis. The actor boards Virgin Atlantic whenever he flies, and in a promo for Sir Richard Branson’s airline the actor explains that one […]