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Morris Animal Foundation Funds New Array of Wildlife Studies

Are environmental contaminants affecting the health of city-dwelling birds or of the fish in our lakes, rivers and streams? Why are koalas getting cancers such as lymphoma and leukemia? What is causing the banded mongoose in Botswana’s Chobe National Park to die in record numbers? These are just a few of the wildlife health questions researchers hope to answer with funding from Morris Animal Foundation.

September 10, 2014

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Cancer is Personal

Everyone cried the day Colby died. The entire oncology team joined Marty, Colby’s beloved human companion, to share their tears and say their goodbyes.

September 8, 2014

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An Evening to Celebrate Man’s Best Friend

Last month, dog lovers from around Knoxville gathered for the annual PetSafe Black Tie & Tails Gala benefiting Morris Animal Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping pets enjoy longer, healthier lives. The dog-friendly event raised more than $40,000 and brought out many furry friends dressed in their finest while their pet parents mixed and mingled all while raising funds for canine cancer research.

September 5, 2014