Posts tagged "Tinsley Mortimer"

Hooray for American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards in Hollywood

I had the honor before the red carpet event and the TV show taping for the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards to interview Jim Hogan, a hearing and visually impaired U.S. Vietnam veteran. Clearly Attitucs, the Hero Dog Awards Grand Marshall provides a service to Jim, while Jim provides a service to many veterans, some older folks from Vietnam and before others are recently returning veterans. Jim and Atticus have traveled the world. His wife Pam (pictured here) told me, "I have confidence that Jim will be safe, no matter where her goes, because of Atticus." You often hear about the special bond service, assistance and Guide dogs have with their handlers. I think this picture illustrates that bond.
Images from the Red Carpet event at the Hollywood Hilton Hotel from the October 1, 2011 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards. Then, behind-the-scenes photos from the ‘after party.’ I love the celebration of ordinary dogs achieving the extraordinary. The show, airing November 11 on the Hallmark Channel, will be filled with hero dogs, with... Read more »

WLS On Demand Podcast Celebrates American Humane's Adopt-A-Dog Month

LISTEN HERE for an on-the-air celebration for Adopt-A-Dog month! Dori Villalon, vice president animal protection American Humane Association discusses why the Adopt-A-Dog initiative was developed in the first place. She offers great tips about dog adoption, including how to choose the right dog for your family. Then, Denise Deisler, executive director Humane Society of Manatee... Read more »