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Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Shelter Me On DVD

Shelter Me Hosted By Katherine Heigl

Shelter Me, a film documentary hosted by Katherine Heigl that illustrates how people’s lives are positively impacted by shelter dogs, is now available to purchase on DVD. The one-hour, emotionally-charged television special (originally broadcast on PBS) celebrates the human-animal bond by showcasing three inspirational stories about shelter dogs and the lives they change.


Friday, August 17, 2012

Inspiration With Lance Heft

Inspiration With Lance Heft

Nancy and Katherine Heigl talk about the importance of compassion, taking action and making a difference in the world, in an in-depth interview with Lance Heft for the PBS production "Inspiration". The mother and daughter team discuss how they were inspired to create the Jason Debus Heigl Foundation and describe their mission to eliminate the needless suffering inflicted on animals by human cruelty, indifference and ignorance.


Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Animal Advocates Katherine Heigl & Ellen Degeneres Support PBS Film Shelter Me

Shelter Me

Actress, animal advocate and JDHF co-founder Katherine Heigl is hosting the PBS premiere of "Shelter Me," a film that illustrates how people’s lives are positively impacted by shelter dogs. The one-hour, emotionally-charged television special celebrates the human-animal bond by showcasing three inspirational stories about shelter dogs and the lives they change. The program which is sponsored by Ellen Degeneres’ pet food company Halo, Purely for pets®, will debut in May.


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