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Nov 24, 2014, 16:03 ET
The Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine Pituitary Team poses for a photo with Boxer Anna, her guardian Sundays Hunt and American Dog Rescue Founder Arthur E. Benjamin  Front Row: Anna (First TSH patient at WSU) Second Row (From left to right): Tina Owen, Arthur Benjamin, Sundays Hunt, Abby Thomson (4th year veterinary student) Third Row (From left to right): Tom Jukier (Neurology intern), Annie Chen-Allen, Linda Martin, Megan Bauer (4th year veterinary student)

Local Philanthropist and Founder of American Dog Rescue Provides Resources For Groundbreaking Canine Neurosurgery At Washington State University Vet Hospital

For the first time, a surgical team of world-class veterinarians performed an innovative brain surgery procedure last week known as...

Nov 24, 2014, 16:00 ET
Tex, pictured here making a "pawshake agreement" with Utah Senate Minority Leader Gene Davis while on the campaign trail last month, will be inaugurated as Canine Mayor of Salt Lake County during a council meeting Tuesday evening, Nov. 25.

UPDATE: Salt Lake County Council To Hold Inauguration, Nov. 25 For 100-Pound Boxer "Tex" Elected "Canine Mayor"

Mayor Ben McAdams and Salt Lake County Animal Services recently announced the election results of last month's "Canine Mayor" campaign. Tex, the...

Nov 24, 2014, 08:54 ET
The Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine Pituitary Team poses for a photo with Boxer Anna, her guardian Sundays Hunt and American Dog Rescue Founder Arthur E. Benjamin  Front Row: Anna (First TSH patient at WSU) Second Row (From left to right): Tina Owen, Arthur Benjamin, Sundays Hunt, Abby Thomson (4th year veterinary student) Third Row (From left to right): Tom Jukier (Neurology intern), Annie Chen-Allen, Linda Martin, Megan Bauer (4th year veterinary student)

American Dog Rescue Provides Resources For Groundbreaking Canine Neurosurgery At Washington State University Veterinary Hospital

For the first time, a surgical team of world-class veterinarians performed an innovative brain surgery procedure last week known as...

Nov 24, 2014, 07:04 ET

Salt Lake County Council To Hold Inauguration, Nov. 25 For 100-Pound Boxer "Tex" Elected "Canine Mayor"

 Mayor Ben McAdams and Salt Lake County Animal Services recently announced the election results of last month's "Canine Mayor" campaign. Tex,...

Nov 24, 2014, 06:56 ET
American Dog Rescue Founder Arthur E. Benjamin presented Pen Farthing of Nowzad Dogs with ADR's 2014 Humanitarian Award Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 at the Humane Society of the United States' "To The Rescue! New York" event. The event was held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City, with proceeds benefitting HSUS' ongoing, national animal rescue efforts.

CNN "Hero of the Year Award" Recipient Receives 2014 Humanitarian Award From American Dog Rescue During Humane Society of United States' 60th Anniversary Event

Pen Farthing, Founder of Nowzad Dog Rescue in Afghanistan and recipient of the 2014 CNN "Hero of the Year Award" received American Dog Rescue...

Nov 22, 2014, 07:07 ET
American Dog Rescue Founder Arthur E. Benjamin, Pen Farthing of Nowzad Dogs and Benjamin's sidekick Bandit pose for a photo at the Humane Society Of The United States' "To The Rescue! New York" benefit November 21. Farthing received American Dog Rescue's 2014 Humanitarian Award at the event. Proceeds from the event, held at Cipriani on 42nd Street in New York City, benefit HSUS' ongoing, national animal rescue efforts. Farthing also recently won the 2014 CNN "Hero of the Year Award."

CNN Hero Of The Year Pen Farthing Receives American Dog Rescue Foundation Humanitarian Award At Humane Society Of The United States "To The Rescue! New York" Benefit November 21

Pen Farthing, Founder of Nowzad Dog Rescue in Afghanistan and recipient of the 2014 CNN "Hero of the Year Award" received American Dog Rescue...

Jun 27, 2014, 15:48 ET

Arthur E. Benjamin and American Dog Rescue Foundation Launch New "America's Best Tails" TV Mini-Show, Airing Thursdays in Primetime

 American Dog Rescue Foundation founder Arthur E. Benjamin and co-host / ADR "Chief Canine Officer" Bandit are taking their act to primetime....

May 22, 2013, 17:48 ET

American Dog Rescue Foundation Launches Social Media Campaign With Celebrities Melissa Rivers and Taryn Manning to Raise Funds for Moore, OK

 Executive and philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin today announced the national launch of celebrity social media campaign with Melissa Rivers and...

Jan 08, 2013, 11:00 ET
Dennis Lehane, Missing Beagle, Tessa.  (PRNewsFoto/American Dog Rescue)

Dog of Best-Selling Author Dennis Lehane Goes Missing, American Dog Rescue Foundation Brings Awareness To Search

Arthur E. Benjamin, inspired by an urgent plea from best-selling Author Dennis Lehane, will assist in the search for beloved furry family member,...

Dec 07, 2011, 10:23 ET

Arthur E. Benjamin Founder & President of American Dog Rescue Responds to NBC TODAY Show Exposing Puppy Mills Worst Offenders

Executive and philanthropist aids in creating urgent awareness to Americans to stop puppy mills via the internet Delray Beach Executive and...

Nov 16, 2011, 11:05 ET

American Businesses Support the Work of Nowzad Dogs, Reuniting Servicemen and Women with the Dogs they Befriended while Deployed Over Seas

Arthur Benjamin, a philanthropist, CEO of Results Weight Loss, Florida, and founder of American Dog Rescue (ADR); Cathy Kangas, CEO and...

Jul 14, 2011, 10:18 ET

NFL Superstar Marshall Faulk Teams Up With The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation and American Dog Rescue to Raise $10,000 for Animal Rescue and Disaster Relief in Joplin, Missouri Through Facebook Campaign

Executive and philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin today announced that Marshall Faulk, Pro Football Hall of Famer-elect and St. Louis Rams great, has...

Jun 13, 2011, 09:35 ET

The Arthur E. Benjamin Foundation and American Dog Rescue Launch Social Media Campaign to Raise $10,000 for Animal Rescue and Disaster Relief in Joplin, MO

Executive and philanthropist makes every 'fan' count by donating $1 for every Facebook fan via a national viral campaign Executive and...

Apr 01, 2011, 09:21 ET

A Big Day for the Dogs: More Than 100 Animals Rescued From Tennessee Puppy Mill; Congressman Michael Grimm Adopts a Rescue Dog

Efforts Made Possible Through the Work of Individuals and Organizations Such as the Ady Gil World Conservation and American Dog Rescue In one day...

Jan 16, 2010, 14:13 ET

Dallas-Based Philanthropist Teams Up with The Humane Society of the United States to Save Haitian Animals

Vice Chairman and CEO of ATI Career Training, Arthur Benjamin, announced on Friday a $50,000 challenge grant through his animal rescue organization...

Jan 16, 2010, 13:44 ET

Salt Lake-Involved Philanthropist Teams Up with The Humane Society of the United States to Save Haitian Animals

Founder and President of American Dog Rescue (ADR), Arthur Benjamin, announced from his company headquarters in Dallas, on Friday a $50,000...

Jan 16, 2010, 13:42 ET

South Florida Philanthropist Teams Up with The Humane Society of the United States to Save Haitian Animals

Founder and President of American Dog Rescue (ADR), Arthur Benjamin, announced on Friday a $50,000 challenge grant that will help bolster and bring...

Jan 15, 2010, 17:04 ET

Dog Rescue Organization Teams Up With The Humane Society of United States to Save Haitian Animals

American Dog Rescue (ADR) announced this morning a $50,000 challenge grant that will help bolster and bring awareness to the donations needed to...

Jan 13, 2010, 19:14 ET

Dallas-Based Philanthropist Announces Sponsorship of Humane Society 'Spotlight Dallas' Event; Florida Rescue Fundraiser

Dallas-area executive and philanthropist Arthur Benjamin, announced today that his newly formed non-profit organization, American Dog Rescue (ADR),...

Jan 13, 2010, 19:06 ET

American Dog Rescue Saves Pregnant Catahoula; Shreveport Rescue Center Receives Financial Support

In another show of local rescue support, American Dog Rescue (ADR) came to the aid of Animal Welfare, Inc., a non-profit humane organization based...