Welcome to the 2019 Hero Dog Awards®

Nominations are open until February 28, 2019 at 12pm Pacific Time. Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Entrants can be owners, handlers or an authorized entrant of the nominated dog and may submit one dog per household in one of the seven categories. Hero Dog Awards nominations must include a narrative description containing 1500 characters or less and a photo with only the nominated dog featured (no humans or other animals). Narrative descriptions cannot be changed once submitted.