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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

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

Innovative Pet Brand Partners with Actress’ Charitable Venture to Raise Awareness and Funds to Help End Animal Cruelty

OREM, Utah (September 16, 2014), 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 YouTube video to raise awareness and funds for the more than 7 million companion animals that are abandoned or surrendered to shelters across the United States each year.

To help save the lives of homeless animals from euthanasia, the video encourages viewers to purchase JustOne’s collection of leashes, collars and other merchandise, as well as partner products such as Orapup. Proceeds from the sale of every JustOne and Orapup item will benefit animals that have been abused and neglected, fund spay/neuter initiatives, and help implement rescue, transportation and rehabilitation programs.

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Remember Me Thursday

STARS SHINE FOR 2ND ANNUAL REMEMBER ME THURSDAY GLOBAL PET ADOPTION AWARENESS CAMPAIGN

2014 Spokesperson Katherine Heigl and Hollywood Celebrities Unite Animal Lovers and Rescue Facilities to Light Up the World for Homeless Pets

Remember Me Thursday 2014 Official Spokesperson Katherine Heigl With Oscar, One Of Her Adopted Dogs (Photo: Cheyenne Ellis) Remember Me Thursday 2014 Official Spokesperson Katherine Heigl With Oscar (Photo: Cheyenne Ellis)

Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. (September 9, 2014) – In the wake of last year’s overwhelming global support, Helen Woodward Animal Center is uniting with animal-lovers and animal welfare organizations worldwide for the 2nd Annual Remember Me Thursday global pet adoption awareness campaign. Now some very big names are stepping forward to lend their support to the cause, including Emmy Award winner and Golden Globe nominated actress, Katherine Heigl, who has been named official spokesperson for the 2014 campaign. Around the world, candles will be lit on the exact same day, honoring the millions of pets who lost their lives over the past year without the benefit of a loving home. Helen Woodward Animal Center encourages the community to take part at scheduled candle-lighting ceremonies or online Thursday, September 25th, 2014 and bring attention to adoptable pets still waiting for forever families.

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Remembering Apache

The Gordin family contacted the Foundation to share their memories of Apache, a Heigl Hound that had a huge impact on their lives.

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

State Of Affairs

Look out for CIA drama State Of Affairs this Fall, as JDHF co-founder Katherine Heigl’s new show debuts on NBC!

State Of Affairs centers on Charleston ‘Charlie’ Tucker (Katherine Heigl), a top CIA analyst whose task it is to assemble the daily briefing for the President of the United States. This list of the most vital security issues facing the nation brings with it moral and political judgment calls for Charleston and her trusted group of brilliant analysts at the agency.

Katherine Heigl Stars In State Of Affairs

Aside from the political minefields she has to walk, Charlie has a close personal relationship with President Constance Payton (Alfre Woodard) because she was once engaged to her son before a tragic terrorist attack took his life. Charlie survived that attack and is now determined to bring the perpetrators to justice.

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