Dr. Jane Goodall Hosts ‘Shelter Me: Community Matters’

Bestselling author Marianne Williamson once wrote, “In every community there is work to be done. In every nation, there are wounds to heal. In every heart, there is the power to do it.” The latest episode of the PBS series Shelter Me takes a look at both people and dogs who have found in their […]

Kristen Bell Hosts Shelter Me: Hearts & Paws

Television viewers and film fans know her for her roles in Veronica Mars, Forgetting Sarah Marshall and Frozen, but fans of our four-legged friends know actress Kristen Bell for her real life role as an animal advocate. Stepping in front of the camera with Lola, one of the former shelter dogs who takes center stage […]

Songs for Shelter Me Helps Pets in Need

As animal lovers, when we hear that a dog or cat in need has been given a new lease on life the news is music to our ears, and now tunes from, and in the spirit of, a documentary series that’s been instrumental in showcasing the second chances of shelter pets is putting a song […]

Allison Janney Hosts Shelter Me: New Beginnings

Each week she tickles our funny bones on the hit CBS comedy series Mom, but through her role as an animal advocate actress Allison Janney will touch our hearts as she hosts Shelter Me: New Beginnings, the fourth installment of the PBS Shelter Me series. Along with her canine companions Dutch, Sippie and Addie, the […]

Edie Falco Hosts ‘Shelter Me: Second Chances’

She’s won Emmy Awards, Golden Globes and SAG Awards for her work on The Sopranos and Nurse Jackie, and actress Edie Falco has won the admiration of dog devotees for stepping in front of the camera as the host of Shelter Me:Second Chances. Alongside Sammie, a puppy mill survivor who landed a starring role in […]

Redbox To Donate Proceeds from Shelter Me to Halo Pet Foundation

A documentary which raises spirits through its uplifting look at the bond between people and pets is now helping to raise funds for a paws cause. Through April 29, 2013, Redbox will donate all of the proceeds from Shelter Me DVD rentals to the Halo Pet Foundation, established by Ellen DeGeneres to educate the public […]

Jane Lynch Hosts ‘Shelter Me: Let’s Go Home’

Glee star Jane Lynch has stepped into her real life role of an animal advocate to host the second installment in the PBS series, Shelter Me. Photo: Former shelter dog Penelope visits a patient at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center Once again shining a spotlight on inspiring stories of shelter animals, episode two– Shelter Me: […]

Alexandra Paul Shines Spotlight on ‘Shelter Me’

She portrayed a lifeguard in the TV classic Baywatch, and although the series is now a part of pop culture’s past actress Alexandra Paul continues to save lives through her real life role as an advocate for animal rights. A strong supporter of such organizations as Last Chance for Animals and Best Friends Animal Society, […]