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American Hero Dog – Luca

Stuck in the mud and desperate for help, an elderly man was saved by a very unlikely hero – a huge German Shepard named Luca. It was a hot summer…
Savannah Young / August 3, 2020

American Hero Dog: Adak

On January 14, 2008, the Kabul Serena Hotel in Afghanistan was hit by a terrorist attack, and many guests of the hotel were trapped inside. The U.S. Army was at…
Savannah Young / July 22, 2020

Service Dogs Bring Hope Despite Pandemic

This month, American Humane is celebrating the graduation of two veteran and service dog pairs from the Pups4PatriotsTM program. Through the heat of a southern summer and the challenges of…
Hayden Frye / July 21, 2020