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News Archive: March 2012

Friday, March 16, 2012

The Heigl Foundation Launches Free Spay / Neuter Program In California City

California City Free Spay/Neuter Program

The Heigl Foundation has launched a free spay/neuter program in California City in an effort to substantially reduce the number of dogs handled by the California City Animal Shelter. Annually, more than 2,300 pets find their way to the shelter either as a stray picked up by the City’s Animal Control Officer or surrendered by their owner. Unfortunately, too few are subsequently adopted.


Thursday, March 8, 2012

A Soldier’s Healing

A Soldier's Healing

Read the touching story of Brittney and her dog Gilligan in an article from the February issue of the JDHF Newsletter. Find out how their unique bond helped the former Army member recover from the emotional trauma of her life experiences and how the pup she rescued from a Florida shelter was not the only one saved from being lost.


Thursday, March 8, 2012

Hello Bully Rescue

Hello Bully

Hello Bully is a rescue and advocacy group serving the greater Pittsburgh area and beyond. It has a mission to rescue, rehabilitate and repair the reputation of the American Pit Bull Terrier. Find out about the work of the 120 volunteers and their support for spay / neuter, responsible pet ownership and education in our profile feature.


Thursday, March 8, 2012

Upset Stomach

Upset Stomach

In February’s issue of the monthly Jason Debus Heigl Foundation Newsletter, our resident veterinary expert Dr. Stan Kunin discusses the common problem of a dog with an upset stomach. Read on to discover useful information and advice about this troublesome issue which can often cause great distress to both animal and owner.


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