Thursday, June 2, 2016
Meet our newest Heigl Hound of Hope, Vanilla! Vanilla is a 6 year old female pit bull mix that we just pulled from the Lancaster Shelter in Los Angeles county. The Heigl Foundation has never shied away from extreme cases, So, when our co-founder Nancy Heigl saw Vanilla’s desperate plight, she did not hesitate to offer help.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
The Pit Bull is a much maligned breed, with a reputation often fueled by sensationalist media reports and misguided breed specific legislation. 5 year old Elle is just another example of a pit bull who is proving legislators wrong. She was recently named by the American Humane Association as its 2013 American Hero Dog for her work as a therapy animal in North Carolina.
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Melissa McDaniel has traveled across the country for the last three years to photograph dogs for her award-winning book series the Photo Book Projects. Find out more about her beautiful and amazing publications which contain heartwarming photos and stories of rescued dogs that have found loving homes and discover how she is generously helping the Heigl Foundation.