The 2nd Animals in War and Peace Medal Ceremony that was scheduled for October 28, 2021, in the Gold Room of Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC has been postponed until March 2022 as the US Capitol will not be open to the public for events such as ours.
We are so excited to share our six medalists - 3 for Medal of Bravery, 3 for the new Distinguished Service Medal - when the time is right! In the meantime, click here or below on the Sponsorship Categories to learn more about how you can help make this event happen!
Again, thank you so much for your continued support in honoring these amazing heroes. Keep checking back for updates!
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 Distinguished Service Medal, and the International War Animals Museum. (Click here)