Animal Welfare Advocates Honored at Petco Foundation Gala

When discussing the creative process, Pablo Picasso once said that “I begin with an idea and then it becomes something else.” At the recent Petco Foundation awards gala, visions that had transformed from reverie into reality by individuals and organizations with a passion for compassion–as well as the seeds of new ideas that have yet […]

MUTTS Creator Kicks off Petco Foundation’s “Love Changes Everything” Campaign

MUTTS creator Patrick McDonnell has always been quick on the draw to help a paws cause. Now the cartoonist who has entertained fans of the daily funnies for over two decades with the comedic capers of Earl the dog and Mooch the cat is drawing attention to adoptable companion animals. On March 4 McDonnell is […]

Olympian Gus Kenworthy Promotes #ThinkAdoptionFirst

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are underway in Rio, and as sports fans cheer for athletes from around the globe as they go for the gold, devotees of dogs are applauding the ongoing efforts of 2014 winter Olympian Gus Kenworthy as the silver medalist with a heart of gold continues to promote the option of […]

Is the #DogFilmFestival Coming to a City Near You?

We are excited to announce that PawZaar is a media sponsor for The Dog Film Festival. Watch DogTipper for news of each city stop on this one-of-a-kind film tour and follow The Dog Film Festival Facebook page and @DogFilmFestival on Twitter for details as the tour travels to a city near you! The Dog Film […]

Hilary Swank Receives Petco Foundation’s Hope Award

Her Academy Award-winning performances in Boys Don’t Cry and Million Dollar Baby have moved movie audiences to tears, but on May 3rd it was actress Hilary Swank’s real life role as a person with a passion for compassion which touched hearts as she accepted the Hope Award at the sixth annual Petco Foundation Hope Gala. […]

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 […]

Betty White to Be Honored at Petco Foundation Gala

As a way of saying “thank you for being a friend” to our canine and cat companions, on March 10, 2012 The Petco Foundation will honor animal-loving A-lister Betty White with the Petco Foundation HOPE Award at a presentation benefiting a paws cause. Fans of Fidos, felines and famous faces will gather at the Sheraton […]