Watch American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards Friday Night!

Hero Dog Awards

Hallmark Channel will present the inaugural American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11. The program, presented by Cesar Canine Cuisine, will also be broadcast for U.S. troops worldwide through Armed Forces Network after its debut on Hallmark. Hosted by Emmy Award-winning Carson Kressley on Oct. 1, the Hero Dog Awards […]

Colorado Dog Thrown From Car Is Rescued

Colorado Dog Thrown From Car

A dog thrown out a car window into the middle of a busy Colorado highway last week is recovering at an animal shelter in Teller County, Colorado. A couple told workers at the Teller County Regional Animal Shelter that when they saw the dog get tossed out of the car, they blocked traffic, approached the […]

Epileptic Boy's Book Helps Raise Money To Buy Service Dogs

Evan Seizure Dog

Evan Moss’ seizures come quietly in the night. When they strike, the 7-year-old’s parents have to give him medicine to make them stop, or risk brain damage. But to do that, they have to know they are happening. Lisa and Rob Moss live in fear of missing one. The seizures are so silent that even […]

Colorado Prisoner Trains Dog To Help Boy With Autism

Prisoner Trains Autism Dog

Colorado prisoners have trained hundreds of dogs rescued from shelters as part of a work program that began in 2002. But Clyde, a chocolate Labrador, is one of the first dogs trained to meet the needs of a child with autism such as nine year old Zack Tucker. The credit for this particular achievement goes […]

Beloved Dog’s Death Leads Family To Help Other Animals

Cans for Stans

He wasn’t in their family for very long but the indelible mark he left on their hearts inspired them to help other needy animals. Stanley, an 11-year old German Shepherd from Cheshire, Massachusetts who died in April, inspired his owners Debbie and Jim Wojtaszek, to create “Cans For Stans,” a can and bottle drive to […]

Beloved Dog’s Death Leads Family To Help Other Animals

Cans for Stans

He wasn’t in their family for very long but the indelible mark he left on their hearts inspired them to help other needy animals. Stanley, an 11-year old German Shepherd from Cheshire, Massachusetts who died in April, inspired his owners Debbie and Jim Wojtaszek, to create “Cans For Stans,” a can and bottle drive to […]

‘Dog Bless USA’ Facebook Campaign Helps Veterans Obtain A Service Dog

Dog Bless U.S.A.

For veterans struggling to overcome post-traumatic stress disorder, trained canine companions can help them better manage stress and better adjust to civilian life. Now, there’s an easy way for supporters to help veterans get service dogs. The “Dog Bless USA” campaign is rallying Americans to help provide much-needed service dogs — all by just clicking […]

Coffee The Dog Forced to Panhandle All Day At Mets And Yankees Games

Coffee at Mets Citi Field

For years now, at every Mets and Yankees game, she’s been forced to sit outside for hours on end with a pipe in her mouth, wearing what is believed to be a shock collar hidden by colorful bandanas and silly outfits with neither food, nor water, nor rest, just so her owner can panhandle for […]

Dozer, Maryland's Marathon Dog Awarded A Medal: Video

Maryland Marathon Dog

You might remember Dozer, the Goldendoodle who joined the runners in the Maryland Half Marathon. Well, the race raises important funds for the Greenebaum Cancer Center and it seems Dozer has raised his fair share. You can donate to the Cancer Center in Dozer’s name right here. Check out the video to see Dozer receive […]