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Halo Partner, Jeanie the 3-Legged Dog, Is Up for a 2018 American Humane Hero Award

On September 29, 2018 the American Humane is hosting the eighth annual Hero Dog Awards gala at The Beverly Hilton, where they will be honoring the Hero Dog Awards winners in seven different categories and the 2018 American Hero Dog will … Continue reading

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Dogs, the Christmas spirit and Tracy of Batavia, Ohio – an “Ordinary Hero”

Look out, St. Francis: we’ve got a new contender for the “patron saint of animals!” For a very special holiday episode of Dog Talk I interviewed Tracy, a listener from Batavia, Ohio. Her story exemplifies the very best of the … Continue reading

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Former Puppy Mill Dog Wins American Hero Dog Award

Once confined to a cramped cage, a former puppy mill dog took center stage as he was honored with the top title at the 2015 American Humane Association’s Hero Dog Awards for shining a light on… [[ This is a … Continue reading

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Tara the cat named “Hero Dog of the Year”

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Nominations for 2015 Hero Dog Awards Underway

Celebrating its 5th year of shining a spotlight on the good deeds of dauntless dogs, the American Humane Society has just unleashed its annual search for the most courageous canines in the country…. [[ This is a summary only. Click … Continue reading

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Elle the Pit Bull Is Named Top American Dog Hero for 2013

The top American Hero Dog of the 2013 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards is a Pit Bull: Elle, from Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, who helps teach children about dog safety, reading, and overcoming prejudice and stereotypes.  “As an organization … Continue reading

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