Puppy Mill Survivor Star of Fashion Ad Campaign

Saved from a North Carolina puppy mill, Toast has seen the dark side of life, but now her future’s so bright she’s gotta wear shades! The charismatic Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, who was adopted in New York City by her famous father, Joshua Ostrovsky (a comic and former E! News correspondent) and wife Katie Sturino […]

Wendie Malick to Host To the Rescue! San Francisco

Actress Wendie Malick, who currently stars in the TV Land comedy Hot in Cleveland, will be sizzling in the City by the Bay when she steps into the role of host of To the Rescue! San Francisco. On September 29th the star will help to shine a spotlight on a paws cause during an exclusive […]

Baseball Star Roy Halladay Films Spay / Neuter PSA

By stepping up to the plate to help end the plight of pet overpopulation, Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay has hit a home run in the hearts of animal lovers. The sports star recently stepped away from the pitcher’s mound to film a pitch for the Humane Society of the United States’ ongoing efforts to […]

Celebrities Attend The Genesis Awards

Using their combined star wattage to illuminate the media’s take on animal welfare issues, a line-up of luminaries gathered for the 26th annual Genesis Awards. Cinema’s top Spot, Uggie, became fast friends with a number of famous faces who filed into the Beverly Hilton Hotel on March 24, 2012, including The Vampire Diaries‘ Ian Somerhalder, […]

NFL Star Braylon Edwards A Dogs of Valor Awards Judge

NFL star Braylon Edwards has scored a touchdown in the hearts of his Fido-loving fans for his devotion to dogs. The proud Poppa of a Rottweiler named Louis, the former San Francisco 49er’s wide receiver took a defensive stance for Spots when he promoted the Pets for Life Program, and now the football hero will […]

HSUS Forms New Dog Breeders Advisory and Resource Council

We’ve received several emails here at DogTipper over the last year about how better to recognize a responsible breeder as opposed to a backyard breeder or even a puppy mill. Of course, we always like to see everyone visit shelters and rescues (you’ll find breed-specific rescues for every dog breed). But for readers who want […]

NFL Star Braylon Edwards Promotes Pets for Life Program (video)

NFL star Braylon Edwards may play an offensive position on the football field, but when it comes to the well-being of man’s best friend the wide receiver for the San Francisco 49ers takes a defensive stance. A proud pet parent to a Rottweiler named Louis, Braylon Edwards has teamed up with The Humane Society of […]

Puppy Mill Documentary Features Patti Page

A novelty number from an innocent era, the sweet strains of “(How Much is) That Doggie in the Window?” may strike a sour note with present day dog devotees who understand that many pet stores perpetuate the cycle of puppy mill misery, but the star whose golden pipes made the single a sensation in the […]

Colbie Caillat Supports Puppy Mill Action Week

Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and as we prepare to pay tribute to the person who gave us life the Humane Society of the United States is asking animal lovers to give hope to mother dogs who live their lives confined in cages. Herself a pet parent to a Golden Retriever named Plum […]

Pug Meets Stars at LA Times Festival of Books

Thinking it a novel idea, literature-loving lap dog Phoebe Rose attended the 16th annual LA Times Festival of Books on May 1, 2011. The largest literary event in the nation, the publication promotion included¬†appearances by celebrities and A-listers from the world of animal welfare. The smile on Phoebe Rose’s face speaks volumes as she posed […]