Pet People

It’s time to recognize the people who devote their lives to making the world a better place for animals. These are the people who put pets first. Whether they’re starting animal charities, rescuing pets from shelters, or using their star statuses to raise awareness and dog good, these individuals deserve to be admired.
Susan Kelley and her dog
Bow Wow Film Festival Celebrates Dogs, Raises Money for Shelters
Susan Kelley is bringing communities together to celebrate dogs and raise money for local shelters.
Jen Reeder
 
Save A Sato owner and dog
After Hurricane Maria, a Damaged Puerto Rican Shelter Finds Help
Save A Sato is working tirelessly to rebuild and continue helping homeless pets after one of the worst storms in it's history.
Jhoni Jackson
 
Dogs at an animal sanctuary
Hurricane Harvey Pets Find New Start Thanks to Shelter Workers
After Hurricane Harvey hit Texas, a Chicago-based shelter stepped in to help.
Jessica Remitz
 
Superhero cat kid
This Little Boy is a Superhero to Philly's Stray and Feral Cats
See how Shon helps felines in style.
Aly Semigran
 
Hurricane Irma pets
Florida Pet Sitter Takes in 46 Stranded Hurricane Irma Animals
Gretchen Levine can add another title to her name: hero.
Aly Semigran