The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation

  • The Compassion Revolution
  • The Compassion Revolution

Join The Revolution!

Be part of The Compassion Revolultion, our no kill program to directly address the pet overpopulation crisis.

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Heigl Hounds Of Hope

Meet Our Dogs

The Heigl Hounds Of Hope are medium to large sized dogs rescued from high kill shelters looking for a forever home.

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How You Can Help

How You Can Help

Get involved and support our mission to eliminate the needless suffering inflicted on animals by human cruelty, indifference and ignorance.

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Latest News

Friday, February 5, 2016

Update: Walter

Update: Walter

Many of you have been sending messages and posting on our social media sites requesting updates on Walter, whose sad story we shared yesterday. The JDHF would like to thank everyone who sent in generous donations to help with Walter’s medical treatment and for the wonderful words of support that we have received over the last 36 hours.


Thursday, February 4, 2016

A Plea For Walter

A Plea For Walter

Walter managed to escape death once before after he was attacked by another dog. His owner neglected him and refused to treat his wounds which became infected, almost killing him. Rescued by the JDHF he now faces another battle for his life after contracting pneumonia at his adoption/training facility in Colorado. We need your support to help us save this very special dog!


Thursday, November 19, 2015

SEAACA Update: Pursuing Justice

SEAACA Update: Pursuing Justice

We continue to pursue justice on behalf of the male pit bull that died while in the care of SEAACA’s (SouthEast Area Animal Control Authority in Downey, CA). Find out the latest news including our rescue of two German Shepherds that were part of the abusive household.


Thursday, November 19, 2015

AnaBelle & A Perfect Partnership

AnaBelle & A Perfect Partnership

When Ashley and Kyle were married earlier this month, in lieu of a traditional wedding favor to their guests, the couple decided to make a donation to the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation to honor a very special four-legged friend – the couple’s beloved dog AnaBelle a former Heigl Hound.


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