Mark Your Calendar for the 2017 Hero Dog Awards on The Hallmark Channel

A victim of dog fighting who almost lost her life due to her injuries has emerged victorious over the horrors of her past, winning both the collective heart of animal lovers everywhere as well as the top title at American Humane’s seventh annual Hero Dog Awards. Abigail’s Story Found as a  stray on the streets of Miami, […]

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 […]

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 can nominate a stout-hearted Spot in one of eight categories: Arson Dogs Emerging Hero Dogs (in recognition of […]

Pit Bull Mix Susie Named American Hero Dog

Her past was filled with pain, but thanks to the love of a forever pet parent a Pit Bull mix named Susie has not only triumphed over her own tragic beginnings, she has helped to create a better tomorrow for both people and pets. On September 27th the kind-hearted canine was honored for her efforts […]

Nominations for 2014 Hero Dog Awards Underway

Shining a well-deserved spotlight on stout-hearted Spots, the American Humane Association has just unleashed the nomination process for the 2014 Hero Dog Awards. Through February 28th fans of Fidos can nominate a courageous canine as a candidate in one of eight categories: Law Enforcement Dogs Military Dogs Arson Dogs Search and Rescue Dogs Guide/Hearing Dogs […]

The 2013 Hero Dog Awards Airs October 30th

The red carpet was recently rolled out for Rovers at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles for the American Humane Association’s annual salute to doggedly devoted canines, and on October 30th fans of famous faces and Fidos can applaud the accomplishments of eight stout-hearted Spots when the Hallmark Channel airs the 2013 Hero Dog […]

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 […]

Nominations for Hero Dog Awards Underway

The American Humane Association recently unleashed the nomination process for the 2013 Hero Dog Awards™. Since 2010 the presentation has helped to shine a spotlight on such stout-hearted Spots as Gabe, who saved our soldiers’ lives in the desert sands of Iraq by sniffing out caches of potentially deadly weapons; and Roselle, who bravely and […]

Hero Dog Awards Unleashed Nov. 8 on The Hallmark Channel

The holiday season is underway, and during this time of giving thanks television viewers will be grateful for the efforts of courageous canines when they tune in to the second annual Hero Dog Awards, which will be unleashed on The Hallmark Channel on November 8th. Hosted by actress/animal advocate Kristin Chenoweth at the Beverly Hilton […]