Alexander Ovechkin introduces his dogs Ghera, Roy, Bertha, Chuck, and Ovi

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Dennis Seidenberg and Boston Bruins Foundation Executive Director Bob Sweeney present a $30,000 check to MSPCA-Angell, raised from the sales of the Pucks & Pups Calendar.

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Kelly and David Backes with the two Sochi strays they brought back to the United States

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David Perron and his girlfriend, Vanessa, cuddling puppies at the Edmonton Humane Society

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VPD Photo Shoot with Henrik & Daniel Sedin

Henrik & Daniel Sedin recently took part in a photo shoot with the Vancouver Police Department

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Henrik and Daniel Sedin with Vancouver Police Department dogs Blade and Bosco on the ice as part of a photoshoot for the 2015 Vancouver Police Dog Squad calendar

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Henrik and Daniel Sedin with Vancouver Police Department dogs Blade and Bosco in the locker room as part of a photoshoot for the 2015 Vancouver Police Dog Squad calendar

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Henrik and Daniel Sedin take part in a photoshoot for the 2015 Vancouver Police Dog Squad calendar alongside Vancouver Police Department dogs Blade and Bosco, as well as the dogs’ handlers.

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Henrik and Daniel Sedin take part in a photoshoot for the 2015 Vancouver Police Dog Squad calendar alongside Vancouver Police Department dogs Blade and Bosco.

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Derek Meech and Jack Campbell hanging out with some Oklahoma City stray dogs

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David Perron and his girlfriend, Vanessa, with puppies from the Edmonton Humane Society

(Source: @EdmontonHumane)

Canes 2015 Puppy Calendar Shoot 1/31/14

Carolina Hurricanes players pose with our furry friends in partnership with the Wake County Animal Center for a needy cause.

(Source: video.hurricanes.nhl.com)

USA Hockey players rescue dogs from Sochi

Sochi Minute  |  2:30 mins

David Backes and his wife Kelly have saved and are bringing dogs back to the United States. Melanie Collins gets the story on how they are getting home and what’s next for these animals.

(Source: Yahoo! Sports)

TJ Oshie and David Backes with the Sochi strays they rescued

(Source: @Melanie_Collins)

TJ Oshie and David Backes with two Sochi strays they’re bringing back to St. Louis.

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