05:42 PM EDT 03/03/2015
Stars and Pets
Originally posted 02/24/2015 03:40PM
Cruelty has no bounds, it seems.
Originally posted 02/20/2015 08:35AM
Long before Jill Rappaport became know for her animal advocacy, the NBC correspondent was already saving the lives of pets in need.
"I always had rescue dogs growing up," she tells PEOPLE. "I was the kid that would come home with a stray, even if it was a little mouse."
Now an award-winning animal advocate and author, Rappaport is teaming up with celebs including Betty White, Lindsey Vonn and Emmylou Harris for her new special Best in Shelter, which aims to raise awareness for homeless animals and to help them find their forever homes.
Originally posted 02/07/2015 12:40PM
Josh Groban and Kat Dennings don't have any trouble making their relationship work, despite their busy schedules.
Originally posted 02/04/2015 11:45AM
Originally posted 02/05/2015 06:50AM
As true Harry Potter fans know, Luna Lovegood's protective patronus – the spirit animal of the Wizarding World – is a rabbit. Now the actress who played Luna in the films, Evanna Lynch, is showing bunnies in the Muggle World some love.
Lynch, 23, is raising awareness for End the Cage Age, an animal-rights campaign organized by the French branch of Compassion in World Farming, a worldwide farm animal welfare group.
Originally posted 02/03/2015 03:20PM
Hunter Hayes has a fast new friend.
The country singer recently adopted a retired racing dog from Greyhound Pets of America. On Monday, he introduced the pup, named Cole, to his fans in an adorable YouTube video.
"He's awesome, he runs really fast ... reeeeally fast," says Hayes, as he sits on the floor next to the caramel-colored pooch, who rests comfortably on a couch beside him.
Originally posted 01/30/2015 11:50AM
When a beloved pet goes missing, fellow pet lovers can relate.
That's why stars like Hilary Duff, George Lopez and Lance Bass are doing what they can to help a friend who says her dog was stolen in Beverly Hills.
"PLEASE HELP US FIND CHARLIE!!!! He is missing. Last seen being picked up by a pregnant woman and her son. White Maltese. Red collar. Please call!! (310) 860-1650!" reads an Instagram post by Duff, with a picture of the adorable dog.
Originally posted 01/28/2015 05:10PM
In a new public service announcement for the Animal Farm Foundation, the Fury actor stars alongside his dogs Boss and Venice, and his 2-year-old son Billy, to bring attention to pit bulls and the owners who love them.
Originally posted 01/28/2015 02:05PM
Paula Deen's heart has gone to the dogs – again.
So much so that she's added a new Goldendoodle pup to join current Deen family dog Gus.
"I just love my Goldendoodle Gus so much, I had to have another one!" Deen, 68, enthused on her Facebook page where she shared heart-melting pictures of her latest sweet addition. "He just joined our family so I need y'all's help to name him!"
Originally posted 01/11/2015 07:30PM
Jessica Chastain may have looked stunning in her Atelier Versace gown, but Ryan Seacrest only had eyes for her dog Chaplin.
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