Morris Animal Foundation News
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“City of Cats” puts on its running shoes for canine cancer

There are few of us who have not been touched by cancer in our lifetime. Cancer is a leading cause of death and illness in people, but many of us don’t realize that cancer also accounts for nearly 50% of all disease-related pet deaths each year.

March 27, 2015

3000 Dog!

Meet Chloe: hero dog #3000

When we started recruiting dogs for our Morris Animal Foundation Golden Retriever Lifetime Study, we were just a little bit worried. We had a goal of enrolling 3,000 dogs to make sure the study was scientifically strong. But would that many Golden Retriever owners be willing to sign up for a study that required a commitment of, quite literally, their dog’s lifetime?

March 24, 2015

Buffalo Herd Brittany

South Africa, a Long Way From Oregon

Creeping up on African buffalo to monitor their health is no easy task; they are big, formidably armed, and don’t take kindly to strangers; but it can be a piece of cake compared to finding funding for wildlife health research.

March 18, 2015