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Doris Day establishes an annual scholarship in memory of her son, Terry Melcher

May 31, 2007 No Comments

In May 2007, the first veterinary student was honoured with a new scholarship founded by Doris. The annually presented veterinary scholarship in shelter medicine was set-up this year in memory of Doris’s son Terry Melcher who passed away in 2004. The first “Doris Day & Terry Melcher Scholarship” was created with funds donated by Doris’s […]

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Doris Day Animal League to merge with America’s largest animal protection organisation

September 15, 2006 No Comments

The Doris Day Animal League (DDAL) has been working on animal welfare legislation at federal, state and local level since it was founded in 1987 and now has 180,000 members and supporters. On the 1 September 2006, it announced that it will be joining forces with The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). For […]

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Doris Day’s Animal Foundation airlifts dogs and cats from the US region devastated by Hurricane Katrina

October 31, 2005 No Comments

Another consequence to the devastation caused by Katrina is that evacuees of hurricane-torn Louisiana were not allowed to take their beloved pets when they fled their homes. Many were lost, abandoned and nearly starved. However, on the evening of 3 October 2005, 130 four-legged survivors were rescued thanks to the kindness of Doris Day’s Washington based […]

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Rare Doris Day footage to feature in New Rose Marie Documentary

A Kickstarter campaign is now under way for a new documentary about American star Rose Marie...

Doris Day records introduction for her new Charity Fund-raiser DVD!

The Doris Day Animal Foundation (DDAF) have just released a fabulous new fund-raising DVD entitled “Celebrating...

EXCLUSIVE First look at the Cover Sleeve for the 2016 Edition of Doris Day’s ‘Love Album’!

On 22 April 2016, Varese Sarabande release a new edition of Doris Day’s 28th original album...