Sunday, November 29, 2009

Start the cocoa now and get ready to curl up on the couch

A Dog Named Christmas (9pm, CBS) - A developmentally challenged young man who cares for homeless animals tries to get every family in a Kansas town to adopt a dog for Christmas, even though is dad is against the idea.


New Christmas Dog Story Debuts Sunday on Hallmark Hall of Fame

Special to

Hollywood, CA (HNN) - In honor of the Hallmark Hall of Fame world premiere of A DOG NAMED CHRISTMAS, we're helping give every dog adoption story a happy ending.

This holiday season, is kicking off the first ever “Foster A Lonely Pet For the Holidays” program in conjunction with the movie A DOG NAMED CHRISTMAS. Based on Greg Kincaid's popular novel, it's a touching story about a developmentally challenged young man who names his adopted dog Christmas and sets out to convince the whole town to participate in a local animal shelter's inaugural “Adopt a Dog for Christmas Program.”

Similarly, is working with more than 2,000 shelters and rescue groups across North America to give families a chance to adopt a pet this holiday season.

Potential dog and cat owners can visit to learn if their local shelter is participating in the program.

All are encouraged to tune in to the Hallmark Hall of Fame world premiere of A DOG NAMED CHRISTMAS on Sunday, November 29 at 9/8c only on CBS. Learn more about this pet fostering program at the Hallmark Hall of Fame.

1 comment:

Parker said...

That was a great movie!