#PawPromise Adoptable Dog of the Week: Richard

If you’ve made getting more exercise your new year’s resolution, then Richard might be the Rover for you! A dog who loves to jog, run or simply stroll with a human companion, he’s a playful Pit Bull who would equally enjoy taking it easy in front of the TV with a two-legged chum. A clever […]

The Mindy Project’s Ike Barinholtz Promotes Pet Adoption

As Nurse Morgan Tookers on the comedy series The Mindy Project he’s known for being doggedly devoted to his many canine companions, and in real life actor Ike Barinholtz has shown his affection for our furry friends by speaking for a shelter dog who wants to bring laughter to the life of a pet parent. […]

K9 Kiah Proves Pit Bulls Can Work in Law Enforcement

A time to celebrate the contributions made by dogs dubbed ‘bully breeds,’ National Pit Bull Awareness Day will be observed on October 24th. Although Pit Bull-type dogs have played a prominent role in history, from an American Staffordshire Terrier’s portrayal of Petey in the classic Our Gang comedies to World War I hero Sergeant Stubby […]

#PawPromise Adoptable Dog of the Week: Paris

Named after the City of Love, pretty Paris the Pit Bull is hoping to find a forever pet parent to love. A one-year-old, 32 pound beauty sporting a brindle and white coat, from her photo alone it’s easy to see that Paris possesses that certain je ne sais quoi! Paris is just one of the […]

Actor Jon Bernthal Takes Stand Against Pit Bull Prejudice #TheMajorityProject

He portrayed a zombie slayer in The Walking Dead, a police officer in the TNT’s Mob City and will star as The Punisher in the second season of the Netflix series Daredevil, but when the director yells “That’s a wrap!” Jon Bernthal steps into his real life role– that of a loving pet parent to […]

MLB Player Tyson Ross Promotes Pet Adoption

The starting pitcher for the San Diego Padres has stepped up to the plate to help dogs and cats in need by pitching the option of pet adoption to the public. Tyson Ross has teamed up with Petco to promote the Think Adoption First celebrity video series, which features high profile pals to those with […]

NHL Star Riley Sheahan Helps Three-Legged Pit Bull

NHL player Riley Sheahan has been offering an asset to dogs and cats in need since late 2014 when he teamed up with the Michigan Humane Society to launch Riley’s Rescues. Not only is the celebrated center for the Detroit Red Wings making a $100 donation to the paws cause for each goal and assist […]

The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal Promotes The Majority Project

As sheriff’s deputy Shane Walsh he fought zombies for two seasons on the hit AMC series The Walking Dead, and now actor Jon Bernthal has stepped into his real life role as an animal advocate to encourage dog devotees to join in the fight against injustice toward both canines who often find themselves hounded by […]

Bryan Bickell Helps Pit Bulls with 2015 Calendar

Helping to create a better tomorrow for dogs who are counting the days until Pit Bull prejudice becomes a thing of the past, The Bryan and Amanda Bickell Foundation has just unleashed a 2015 Bick’s Pits calendar. Teaming up off the ice to help the paws cause, NHL star Bryan Bickell (a proud pet parent […]

Jonny Justice ASPCA Dog of the Year

Honoring those with a dogged determination to make a difference in the world for pets and people in need, the 2014 ASPCA Humane Awards Luncheon– which will take place on November 13th at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City– will include recognition of a Pit Bull who has triumphed over his own painful past […]

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