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Saturday, February 21, 2015

Five New Grants Awarded To Southern California Rescue Groups

Grants Awarded To Five Southern California Rescue Groups

The Jason Debus Heigl Foundation is thrilled to announce the award of six new grants to Southern California rescue groups. While our grantees are diverse, their goal is shared: to help homeless dogs and cats find forever homes. Find out who the recipients are and how the money will be spent!


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!


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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