Kristen Bell Helps #Down2Adopt Campaign

Her voice brought the character of Anna to life in the animated silver screen success Frozen, and now actress Kristen Bell is using her voice to speak up for shelter dogs. In a recently unleashed PSA made possible thanks to a partnership between The Shelter Pet Project, the Ad Council, The Humane Society of the […]

Scandal Star Bellamy Young Promotes The Shelter Pet Project

An actress who plays a political animal on the hit ABC series Scandal recently stepped in front of a camera for the sake of companion animals who need forever homes. A proud pet parent to an adopted dog and cat, actress Bellamy Young– who portrays First Lady Mellie Grant in the popular drama– is helping […]

Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days Set for May 31, June 1 #MPADNYC

As you know, we’re all about adoption and rescue here at DogTipper and on CatTipper. With four cats and two dogs in our home, we can honestly say that our lives would not be the same if our homes–and our hearts–weren’t shared with our furry family members, each an animal who began life as a […]

Actress Torrey DeVitto Promotes the Option of Pet Adoption

She’s starred in such hit series as The Vampire Diaries, One Tree Hill, Pretty Little Liars and Army Wives, and now actress Torrey DeVitto is sharing screen time with her real life ‘leading man’ in a new PSA promoting the option of pet adoption. Unleashed on Celebrate Shelter Pets Day, in the video the actress […]

Paul Shaffer Films PSA for The Shelter Pet Project

A cool cat with a dogged devotion for our four-legged friends, David Letterman’s comedic cohort Paul Shaffer shares the spotlight with his canine sidekicks in a new PSA which promotes the option of adoption. Unleashed by the Ad Council, Maddie’s Fund® and The Humane Society of the United States in partnership with Halo Pet Foundation, […]

Brooklyn Cyclones To Host Bark in the Park August 28th

Baseball buffs will have the chance to take their barking buddies out to the old ball game when the Brooklyn Cyclones make a pitch for pet adoption as they host an annual Bark in the Park event. Before the game begins, pet parents can: meet adorable adoptables from the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals’ participating […]

Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals Participates in Maddie’s Pet Adoption Days

Years have passed since the day when I first met my ‘puppy love’, but the memory has made an indelible impression on my heart. Bounding up to the front of his cage the moment I stepped into the dog adoption area at my local shelter, the German Shepherd mix who would soon be known as […]

The TODAY Show’s Natalie Morales Films Pet Adoption PSA

The TODAY Show‘s Natalie Morales is helping to create a brighter tomorrow for homeless animals thanks to a new PSA. Among the Ad Council’s 50 national campaigns, the news anchor chose to shine a spotlight on a social issue that’s close to her heart for her “TODAY Takes Action” ad– the option of shelter adoption. […]

Maddie’s Matchmaker Adoptathon, San Francisco Area, June 9-10, 2012

Over 60 participating animal welfare organizations in 80 locations in San Francisco, Alameda, and Contra Costa will be providing free adoptions for all dogs and cats on June 9 and 10 thanks to Maddie’s Fund and the third annual Maddie’s® Matchmaker Adoptathon! In addition to offering free adoptions, Maddie’s Fund is also donating between $500 […]