Animal Planet’s R.O.A.R. Hosts Adopt-a-Palooza II

Some of the best things in life – dogs, cats, Halloween and sweet treats – will all converge tomorrow from 4 to 6pm in Downtown Silver Spring for Animal Planet’s second annual Adopt-A-Palooza. A collaboration between Animal Planet’s R.O.A.R., dedicated to improving the lives of animals, and Downtown Silver Spring, the event aims to find new homes for pets by bringing together animal lovers and  adoptable cats and dogs from seven…

Adoptable Pets Invade Discovery Headquarters on Thursday; Expected to Disarm All With Cuteness

 Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month continues here at One Discovery Place, as we gear up for Thursday’s R.O.A.R. event, Adopt-A- Palooza, with the Animal Planet and Petfinder teams. More than 30 adorable, adoptable cats and dogs will be here at the Discovery Communications’ Sensory Garden in Downtown Silver Spring, hoping to find their fur-ever home. The event is open to the public so, if you or someone you know is looking to adopt a…

Give a Shelter Dog a Fur-Ever Home

Though I love many animals, no furry friend can melt my heart like a sweet, loving, adorable dog. As a longtime dog owner, admirer of numerous friends’ pups and overall dog-enthusiast, I am excited to be working with Petfinder to help spread the word about Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month! October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month and Petfinder is celebrating by raising awareness by trying to find some of these adorable adoptable pups a fur-ever…

Animal Planet’s R.O.A.R. Matching Campaign Returns, Supporting Seven Nonprofits

After a successful campaign last year, Animal Planet’s R.O.A.R. animal advocacy initiative will launch an eight-week campaign to raise funds for seven deserving R.O.A.R. (which stands for Reach Out. Act. Respond.) charities. Through on-air, online and social media calls to action, Animal Planet will introduce fans to these nonprofit organizations and encourage individuals to make a donation, as the network matches their donations up to $120,000! Click on the links…

‘Watch and Give’ with Animal Planet on Saturday

Want to help pit bulls without leaving your couch? As part of Animal Planet‘s ongoing commitment to make a positive impact in the animal world, the network is asking viewers to tune in to Pit Bulls and Parolees this Saturday night, November 26, to help drive donations to Villalobos Rescue Center, a nonprofit organization featured in the series. The campaign called “You Watch. We Give.” is part of the network’s nonprofit initiative…

Animal Planet’s R.O.A.R Campaign Matches Donations to Animal Causes

Animal Planet‘s R.O.A.R Campaign partners with leading animal organizations to inspire people to make the world a better place for animals, in local communities and in the wild. Simple things like volunteering at a local shelter, spreading the word about conservation, supporting a favorite animal cause or walking an elderly person’s dog can make a difference in the lives of animals. Today, Discovery Communications announced the kickoff of the R.O.A.R Matching…

Give Back with Animal Planet’s ‘You Watch. We Give.’ This Weekend

If you want to do good this weekend, but you’re feeling lazy after a big Thanksgiving dinner, then we have just the opportunity for you. You can actually make the world a better place just by sitting on your couch and watching TV. Animal Planet has announced that it will donate up to $50,000 to the Villalobos Rescue Center, a nonprofit organization featured in Pit Bulls and Parolees, based on…