Press Releases

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HIP Press Releases

Hand in Paw’s Signature Gala, Picasso Pets, Slated for Saturday, August 17

Lace Up Your Boogie Shoes for Mutt Strut

Hand in Paw Welcomes Caroline Bundy as Director of Development

Hand in Paw’s 22nd Annual Picasso Pets Gala Exceeds Fundraising Goal

Hand in Paw Receives Donation From Tito’s Handmade Vodka to Support Animal-Assisted Therapy Program

Earth Day is Going to the Dogs at Hand in Paw's Mutt Strut

Hand in Paw Offers Free Summer Reading Program and Debuts Little Library to Help Prevent Summer Learning Loss

Join Hand in Paw at its 21st Annual Signature Auction, Picasso Pets, Presented by VP Funds

Children’s of Alabama Hosts Retirement Party for Beloved Hand in Paw Therapy Dog

Hand in Paw to Host Mutt Strut In-Person After 2-Year Hiatus

Address Makeover Gals Raise Thousands of Dollars for Hand in Paw Through “Sips-n-Strokes” Painting Parties

Hand in Paw's 20th Annual Picasso Pets Gala Raises Over $200,000

Hand in Paw Celebrates 25 Years of Service and Announces Plans to Return to In-Person Visits

Hand in Paw’s Dog-Friendly 5k and Fun Run Goes Virtual!

Hand in Paw to Host Social-Distancing Fundraiser, Tail-Waggin’ Takeout, on August 14th

Hand in Paw's 2020 Tweety Lasker Award

Hand in Paw Offers Virtual Animal-Assisted Therapy Visits During COVID-19 Pandemic

Adams and Reese LLP Make Wishes Come True for Hand in Paw

Naming of Founders Office by VPFunds Supports Animal-Assisted Therapy

Ashley Foster Named Development Director of Hand in Paw

Animal-Assisted Therapy: Four-legged Friends Aiding in Spinal Cord Injury Recovery

Hand in Paw’s 19th Annual Picasso Pets Raises Over $335,ooo, the Highest Grossing Picasso Pets Ever.

Hand in Paw Honors Beth Franklin with Founder's Day Celebration

Join Hand in Paw at its 19th annual signature auction, Picasso Pets

Hand in Paw Therapy Dog Brings Comfort to Sick Child at Children's of Alabama