The Hero Dogs Corner is where you can read stories about inspiring pups and people around the world, updates on what our past Hero Dogs are doing now, and fun news about American Humane Association’s Hero Dog Awards®. We will continuously update our Hero Dogs Corner with noteworthy stories we come across and ways for our Hero Dog Awards fans to get involved. Make sure to check back for updates!

The Story of a Most Heroic Dog, Scooby

June 11, 2015

Where Are They Now: Agent Jerry Means and 2011 Arson Dog Sadie

April 6, 2015

After participating in the 2011 Hero Dog Awards Sadie and I stayed extremely busy until her retirement in 2014. Thanks to the great support of State Farm Insurance and American Humane Association, we were able to complete the National Fire Dog Monument and place it in Washington, DC. What an awe-inspiring celebration that was, to […]

A Hero in the Making: Harley and Blankets Fur Beasties

April 6, 2015

I started Blankets Fur Beasties in 2009, right before I turned 9 years old. I donated some of my old baby blankets to an animal shelter and wanted to keep donating to help the homeless animals. The idea is to help make them feel comfortable and taken care of while they wait to find their […]

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