Animal Hero Kids Celebration 2019!

We had a great time at the Animal Hero Kids Summit And Celebration. Here are some highlights from the celebration! Thank you to all the kids and parents that came to this special event. Congratulations to all the award winners! A special thank you to our sponsors: Beyond Meat, Balance for Life Florida, v-dog, DiMare Design – Deborah DiMare, Nooch Design Co, Jeff Ellis, and Linda Middlesworth*


The courageous young advocates’ Call to Action for captive Orca with a video plea from Animal Hero Kid, Hannah.

Youtube Sensation GREY responds to Lil Bear’s Instagram Request to Vegan Rap at Animal Hero Kids’ 2016 Celebration

2016 was an active year for Animal Hero Kids across the country. To wrap it all up, Sublime Restaurant hosted our annual celebration of Animal Heroes, in from Georgia, Florida, Texas and more. A surprise visit from YouTube Sensation and Vegan Rapper, Grey, made the night.

Animal Hero Kids Co-presidents React to Ringling News

Animal Hero Kids Founder/Author Hails Progress for Captive Wildlife

The founder of Animal Hero Kids Inc., a kindness education charity empowering and recognizing youth to aid all species of animals, Susan Hargreaves, has been educating, organizing, protesting, and investigating around captive wildlife animal abuse at circuses for 36 years. Animal Hero Kids Co-Presidents aged 4 to 15 years of age have reacted to Ringling’s’ recent news of closing by May of 2017 in a just released YouTube Video The expressions are enthusiastic as they speak up for the kind treatment of animals, the spokes kids hail from Florida, Georgia, California, Ohio and Oregon.

Three of the compassionate youth in the video are featured in the Honor Award winning book Animal Hero Kids Voices for the Voiceless written by AHK founder, Susan Hargreaves.

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Animal Hero Kids Founder, Susan Hargreaves with Ronnie V. Cow featured on ‘Eye on South Florida’ during VegFest 2016.

Animal Hero Kids to be Honored in Portland, OR Friday, November 4, 2016

A Little Political Relief, Compassion
Reigns in Portland Middle School

“Animal Hero Kids rock! It doesn’t matter how young or old you are, the good news is you can help animals in need.” – Sir Paul McCartney

November 1, 2016, Portland, Oregon | Need a respite from election cycle madness? At 12 noon on November 4th the global kindness education charity, Animal Hero Kids, and Bridges Middle School, a nonprofit private school for kids with learning differences, will shine a light on acts of kindness by youth as they co-host the Animal Hero Kids Awards.

The compassionate heroes range from 9 to 14 years of age and run the gamut from
a rapper for animal justice, an elephant advocate blogger intent on releasing a chained elephant to a sanctuary, a poet writing against the support of puppy mills, a marine mammal freedom activist and two artists (a Portland local and an out of state painter) who raise $1,000’s to give to animal sanctuaries and animal advocacy charities.

Susan Hargreaves featured on WLRN’s Topical Waves
Topic: Animals in Captivity



Animal Hero Kids Founder in action with Lovey reaches 900,000 people on national TV – Published on Oct 28, 2014″

Courageous Young Advocates Honored at 2nd Annual Animal Hero Kids Awards Show in LA

Focused on providing free humane education for 30 years, Animal Hero Kids recognized compassionate kids with compelling stories of courage at the 2nd annual Animal Hero Kids Awards Show on Tuesday in Los Angeles. Hosted at the MUSE School, a nonprofit founded by Suzy Amis-Cameron and Rebecca Amis, entertainment mogul and animal rights activist Russell Simmons and Animal Hero Kids Founder Susan Hargreaves honored the winners of five award categories.

“Be an Animal Hero” DVD Kind Message Reaches 258,000 Viewers!

Animal Hero Kids has distributed 430 complimentary “Be an Animal Hero” DVDs in schools and libraries.
The DVD spreads the message of compassion to all.
It also features Metta World Peace, former NFL Ricky Williams, Alec Baldwin, pro boxer Sugar Shane Mosely and Animal Hero Kids.
The DVDs continue to be used as a resource after Humane Education presentations in schools, libraries, teacher conferences and during World Animal Hero Kids month in November.