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Hero Dog Awards

For Harley: Let's Shut Puppy Mills Now!

Lois Pope | Posted 03.29.2016 | Impact
Lois Pope

A true American hero died last week, and I - and, in fact, all of us - should be deeply saddened. For while Harley had but one eye, he saw, and exper...

Heroic 9/11 Ground Zero Rescue Dog Returns To Site For 1st Time Since Attacks

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.12.2014 | Good News

Updated 9/11/2014, 5:25 p.m. She may have only been a 2-year-old pup at the time, but this golden retriever's bravery and service as a search and r...

Time to Pick America's Hero Dog, the Real Superhero of Unconditional Love

Candy Spelling | Posted 10.28.2014 | Entertainment
Candy Spelling

These magnificent animals truly define courage, loyalty and caring as man's enduring best friend -- all being recognized for exemplifying the limitless unconditional love canines have been gifting humans for centuries.

America's 8 Most Heroic Dogs Will Fill Your Heart With Love

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.15.2014 | Good News

You've heard the one about the politician walking a dog? An observer, upon seeing the pair, says, "If given the choice, I'd rather vote for the dog." ...

This Adorable Pit Bull Was Just Named The 2013 American Hero Dog

Posted 10.08.2013 | Good News

We've already told you that Breed Specific Legislation doesn't know what it's talking about. Here's another pit bull who is proving legislators wrong ...

LOOK: Lucca, The Three-Legged Retired Military Dog, Is Up For A Hero Dog Award

Posted 05.31.2013 | Good News

By Liz Acosta, Dogster We know we've talked about Lucca before, but we felt she deserved some special recognition. More From Dogster: Puppy-M...

Heroes Walk Among Us... On All Fours

Catherine Clinch | Posted 01.07.2013 | Entertainment
Catherine Clinch

While some may claim dogs don't understand dangerous situations, they are trained to know when there is danger and they are trained to run toward the danger to do their job. Surely, they are deserving of one night on the red carpet.

Hero Dogs

Candy Spelling | Posted 12.05.2011 | Entertainment
Candy Spelling

It's no surprise that the Hero Dog Awards received over 450 nominations representing every state in the country. The eight finalists from the various fields of canine service included law enforcement, search and rescue, guide dogs, the military and therapy dogs.

SLIDESHOW: Heroic Pups Earn Awards At 'Top Dog' Ceremony

Danielle Cadet | Posted 12.03.2011 | Impact

The American Humane Association held its annual Hero Dog Awards on Saturday in Beverly Hills to honor canine's finest. The awards, sponsored by Cesar ...

Betty White, Ewan McGregor, More To Judge New 'Hero Dog Awards' Show

Posted 09.27.2011 | Impact

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Film star Ewan McGregor and actress and animal rights campaigner Betty White will join Whoopi Goldberg and other all-stars on ...