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  • CA Wildfires: On the Ground Caring for Animal Victims

    Hayden Frye, Amber Batteiger / September 29, 2020
    For the American Humane Rescue team on the ground in Northern California, the days begin before sunrise. During the forty-minute drive to the animal shelters in Oroville, the sun peaks…
  • National Service Dog Month

    September 24, 2020
    September is National Service Dog Month, a time devoted to raising awareness and showing appreciation for the extraordinary work service dogs do every day for the people in their care.…
  • Escape From Extinction

    Savannah Young / September 22, 2020
    The dodo. Steller’s sea cow. The great auk. The broad-faced potoroo, the Falkland Islands wolf and the laughing owl. These are just a few of the incredible species that no…
  • K-9 Hero Brought Home on 9/11

    Hayden Frye / September 18, 2020
    On the nineteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, American Humane helped a K-9 hero complete his journey of 6,700 miles around the globe. Military Working Dog Ramos was stationed in…
  • Not Forgotten: Remembering Dorian One Year Later

    Amber Batteiger / September 14, 2020
    As a first responder to natural disasters for the American Humane Rescue team, I carry heavy memories of each deployment deep within me. These memories shape me and offer me…
  • American Hero Dog – Remington

    Savannah Young / September 8, 2020
    K9 Remington, the 2020 Search and Rescue Hero Dog, is more than just a retired search and rescue K9 – he is a cancer fighter and survivor, and an advocate…
  • American Hero Dog – Olive

    Savannah Young / September 3, 2020
    A special pup named Olive is the 2020 Therapy Hero Dog of the Year. Olive started her life hopeless and homeless, living by herself in the street of Los Angeles.…
  • American Hero Dog – MacKenzie

    Savannah Young / September 1, 2020
    This little pup may be small in stature, but she has a huge heart. On December 31, 2013, an amazing dog named MacKenzie (Kenz) was born with a cleft palate.…