Order the book, WAR ANIMALS, by Robin Hutton on the links below or at any bookstore.
We regretfully have to postpone the next Animals in War and Peace Medal ceremony from September 30, 2020 to hopefully sometime in Spring 2021 due to the uncertainty of Covid-19.
However, we are still accepting nominations, and the new deadline is SEPTEMBER 30, 2020.
Do you know a heroic animal that might be right for our Medal of Bravery or our brand new Distinguished Service Medal? We are now accepting nominations from the public for our next Animals in War and Peace Medal Ceremony that will be held on Capitol Hill hopefully in Spring 2021.
The new Distinguished Service Medal is awarded to any animal who has distinguished by exceptionally meritorious service to the U.S in a duty of great responsibility. The performance must be such as to merit recognition for service which is clearly exceptional.
Please download the form below and fill it out with all of the supporting documentation. The deadline for submissions is September 30, 2020. You can email the completed materials to WarAnimals@yahoo.com, or mail to Robin Hutton, Angels Without Wings, Inc., PO Box 1125, Moorpark, CA 93020. If you have any questions, please call (805) 603-2174. Click here to learn who is on our Nominating Committee and Advisory Board.
Read more about the Inaugural Animals in War & Peace Medal Ceremony and the eight heroes that received the first Medals. You'll also learn what we are doing to move forward to make this a Congressionally mandated award. (Click here)
The latest book from New York Times bestselling author, Robin Hutton, honoring the animals that served in World War II. Many animals in the book received the British award, the PDSA Dickin Medal, also known as the "Victoria Cross for Animals." These stories also inspired the new Animals in War and Peace Medal of Bravery and the International War Animals Museum. (Click here)