Hilary Swank to be Honored at Petco Foundation Hope Gala


She’s won two Academy Awards for her roles on the silver screen, and soon actress Hilary Swank will step on stage to receive an award for her real life role as an animal advocate. Following in the footsteps of 2013 honoree Lily Tomlin, the star of Boys Don’t Cry and Million Dollar Baby– who over […]

Hilary Swank Shines Spotlight on Romanian Street Dogs


Her acting ability has earned her two Academy Awards, but it’s Hilary Swank’s skill of projecting her passion for compassion toward animals to a worldwide audience which has won the admiration of dog devotees. Stepping into her off-screen role of animal advocate, the star of Million Dollar Baby and Boys Don’t Cry recently used her […]

Celebrities Mark Start of No Kill Los Angeles Campaign


A Los Angeles landmark was a site of celebration on April 17, 2012 as animal lovers (including some famous friends of Fidos and felines) gathered at The House of Blues to mark the launch of NKLA– a landmark movement to save the lives of shelter pets. Each year 17,000 orphan animals lose their live in […]

Hilary Swank Hosts Launch of No-Kill LA Movement


She’s the winner of two Academy Awards, and on April 17, 2012 Hilary Swank also won the hearts of dog devotees as she hosted the launch of Best Friends Animal Society’s new no-kill Los Angeles movement. The actress, who recently attended the grand opening of the new Best Friends Animal Society Pet Adoption and Spay-Neuter […]

Stars Attend Opening of New Best Friends Facility

Best Friends Pet Adoption and Spay/Neuter Center grand opening

A cluster of stars gathered to greet the dawn of a new day in animal welfare in the Los Angeles area on February 16, 2012 at the grand opening of Best Friends Animal Society Pet Adoption and Spay-Neuter Services. Actress Amy Smart strikes a pose with one of the dogs at the new center: Approximately […]

Hilary Swank and Her Dogs Celebrate A Successful Iams Home 4 The Holidays Adoption Drive

As actress Hilary Swank celebrated the holidays with her two tail-wagging chums Karoo and Rumi, almost 1.4 million of our furry friends were also enjoying the festive season with their new forever families, thanks to the two-time Academy Award winner and Iams Home 4 the Holidays. The Million Dollar Baby star took on the role […]

Hilary Swank and the Iams Home 4 The Holidays Adoption Campaign

Her onscreen portrayals have earned her two Academy Awards, and now actress Hilary Swank has taken on another role which will touch the hearts of her fans– that of ambassador for Iams Home 4 the Holidays program. Following in the footsteps of Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman, who helped the pet adoption campaign find forever […]

Hilary Swank 2009 Ambassador of Iams Home 4 the Holidays Pet Adoption Drive

CAPTION: Academy Award(R)-Winning Actress Hilary Swank Named 2009 Ambassador for Iams Home 4 the Holidays Pet Adoption Campaign. (PRNewsFoto/Iams Home 4 the Holidays) Hilary Swank may be accustomed to the constant click of paparazzi’s cameras, but during a recent photo shoot for Iams Home 4 The Holidays Pet Adoption Drive a couple of the star’s […]

Hilary Swank and Her Dog

Hilary Swank may be a two-time Academy Award winner, but her cuddly canine Karoo also has star quality. The animal-loving A-lister, who found the cute Corgi/Jack Russell terrier mix roaming the countryside of South Africa during production of the little-known flick Red Dust, added the darling dog to her four-legged family upon her return to […]

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