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Ellen DeGeneres Donates One Million Food to Stray Pets

December 24, 2010 (7:18 am) GMT
The 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' host teams up with bosses at dog food firm Halo to deliver one million meals to unwanted pooches.
Ellen DeGeneres

Animal lover has given America's stray pets a Christmas boost by teaming up with bosses at dog food firm Halo to deliver one million meals to unwanted pooches. The comedienne and TV personality launched a campaign to raise awareness about pet adoption with Halo bosses earlier this year and now she's making sure dogs awaiting homes get a good meal this Christmas.

She says, "At Halo we want to promote healthy living for pets and good food is a big part of that. So, we agreed to donate one million meals of Halo to shelter pets. I mean, imagine, an animal in a shelter, in a cage, lonely - a good meal is kinda all they have to look forward to, until you adopt them!"

In another news related to celebrity's charity work, tops a list of most charitable celebrities of 2010. Her support for gay rights and her tireless efforts in the campaign for the repeal of the U.S. military's Don't Ask, Don't Tell policy placed her at number one.

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