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

American Humane Association Susie

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 […]

Stars To Help Canines Shine at Hero Dog Awards


Courageous canines will soon soak up the spotlight at The Beverly Hilton Hotel during the American Humane Association’s second annual Hero Dog Awards, and dog devotees can show their appreciation for our brave barking buddies in person– and enjoy a bit of celebrity spotting in the process– by purchasing tickets for the October 6th event. […]

Carson Kressley to Host American Humane Association’s Super Heroes Among Us


Able to leap worrisome wardrobes in a single bound, he saved those dealing with terrifying attire from the dangers of committing fashion faux pas on the Emmy-winning series Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, but on September 12th celebrity stylist Carson Kressley will use his star wattage to shine a spotlight on courageous canines and […]

America’s Newest Monument Honors Fire Dogs


Next May when we attend the 2013 BlogPaws conference near Washington, D.C., we know of one monument we have to make time in our schedule to see: the first-ever National Fire Dog Monument. This week, the monument arrived in Washington, D.C. after a 2,000-mile, 12-city cross-country tour to honor the four-legged and two-legged heroes who […]

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