The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation

  • The Compassion Revolution
  • The Compassion Revolution

Join The Revolution!

Be part of The Compassion Revolultion, our no kill program to directly address the pet overpopulation crisis.

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Heigl Hounds Of Hope

Meet Our Dogs

The Heigl Hounds Of Hope are medium to large sized dogs rescued from high kill shelters looking for a forever home.

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How You Can Help

How You Can Help

Get involved and support our mission to eliminate the needless suffering inflicted on animals by human cruelty, indifference and ignorance.

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Latest News

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Development Grants Helping Shelter Animals

Development Grants Helping Shelter Animals

The welfare of companion animals in the shelter system is an important issue for the Heigl Foundation and we routinely fund projects aimed at improving facilities at centers that care for homeless pets. Two recent recipients of grants from the JDHF include the Heber Valley Animal Shelter in Utah and Tulare Animal Services in California. Find out how the funding can make a huge difference not only to the lives of shelter animals but to their chances of finding a forever home.


Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Marcus A Very Special K9

Marcus A Very Special K9

Marcus is a very special Heigl Hound looking for a forever home. Thanks to expert trainer Bobby Dorafshar at K9s Only, Marcus has developed a variety of skills which he proudly shows off in a new video. Check out Marcus in action and please consider adopting this wonderful dog!


Thursday, October 16, 2014

Help Bosco & His Dad

Help Bosco & His DadBosco is having an operation to remove a tumor in his paw, but because he extreme separation anxiety he can’t be away from his dad during recovery. Unfortunately, Bosco’s dad is homeless and lives in a tent. They both need a safe and clean place to stay while Bosco recovers. Bosco’s dad is very humble and Bosco is all that he has. Find out how you can help them.


Tuesday, September 16, 2014

JustOne & Orapup Unveil Video Starring Katherine Heigl To Benefit Homeless Animals

JustOne & Orapup Unveil Video Starring Katherine Heigl To Benefit Homeless Animals

JustOne, a pet product line founded by Emmy Award-winning actress Katherine Heigl and her mother, Nancy Heigl, and – Orapup, the first tongue cleaner to beat bad dog breath today unveiled a video to raise awareness and funds for the 7 million companion animals that are abandoned or surrendered to shelters across the U.S. each year.


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