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Congratulations to 2019

American Hero Dog

winner Alice!

2020 Nominations to be announced soon! Sign up to receive email updates →

Welcome to the Hero Dog Awards®

The American Humane Hero Dog Awards® are an annual campaign that recognizes heroes on both ends of the leash. Seven lucky finalists and their human companions will travel to Hollywood for the star-studded awards gala, which will be broadcast nationwide on Hallmark Channel. Seven courageous canines will be featured, and only one dog will be awarded the American Hero Dog title.

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