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Catching Cancer in Cats

June 8, 2017

Although we tend to think of viruses causing diseases like the flu or common cold, it’s becoming increasingly clear that viruses have strong links to certain cancers, both in people and animals. Nowhere is this more obvious than in cats, where cancer-causing viruses have been recognized for decades.

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New Equine Research Advances Battle Against Cancer

May 18, 2017

Cancer is found in diverse animal species, from mice to sharks. Horses are no exception. They share many of the same cancers seen in other animals as well as people; cancers which can be devastating for horses and their owners.

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Dr. Robin Downing Champions Morris Animal Foundation and Unite to Fight Pet Cancer

May 4, 2017

Always a passionate advocate for the animals who share our world, Dr. Downing has long supported the fight against cancer both professionally and in her own pets' lives.

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Join Morris Animal Foundation as We Unite to Fight Pet Cancer

April 25, 2017

Help us fight pet cancer and give our pets a better chance at a longer, healthier life – pets like Rocky, a beloved Dalmatian whose life was cut short by cancer – by making your gift today.

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Fighting back against cancer with new technology

November 8, 2016

Oyl the cat doesn’t care that the hair on his back has turned prematurely grey. Or that his owner, Jordan Borders, has been worried about him.

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Passionate Pet Parents #UnitetoFight Cancer

June 24, 2014

More than 400 pet lovers from around the world joined together for the first-ever Unite to Fight Pet Cancer Virtual Walk on Sunday, June 22. Participants from nearly 50 states and five countries raised nearly $60,000 to help fight cancer and give dogs and cats longer, healthier, cancer-free lives.

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Training Your Golden Retriever

August 7, 2013

“Bad behavior” is the biggest reason that pets are relinquished. Sadly many dogs don’t even realize their behavior is inappropriate. According to David Haworth, DVM, PhD, and president and CEO of Morris Animal Foundation, dogs thrive on having limits. As pack animals, dogs need a lot of structure—and as the owner, you need to provide it. You need to be aware of (and decide for yourself) what normal canine behavior is and what behavior is unacceptable.

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Fighting back during Pet Cancer Awareness Month

May 1, 2012 MAF

PETCO and the Blue Buffalo Co. Pledge to Raise $1 Million for Morris Animal Foundation.

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‘Grey’ Group Pays Tribute to Aging Dogs, Raises Funds for Cancer Research

September 28, 2011 MAF

In 1993, Lori Haberman-Wilson and her husband, Chris, said goodbye to their beloved dog, Giovanni, a lovable mixed breed who had osteosarcoma, or bone cancer, a disease that has claimed the lives of thousands of canine companions. Looking back, Lori says although it wasn’t a happy event in her life, it was undoubtedly one of the important ones.

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The Canine Cancer Cure walk was a success!

March 4, 2011 MAF

The Canine Cancer Cure walk took place in San Marcos, California, on February 19.

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Share Your Canine Cancer Memories and Stories

February 17, 2010 MAF

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Better Evaluation of Suspected Lymphoma Cause

November 18, 2009 MAF

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Estes Park K9 Cancer Walk Videos

October 1, 2009 MAF

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1st annual Estes Park K9 Cancer Walk

September 29, 2009 MAF

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K9 Cancer Walk Elk Grove was a success!

August 2, 2009 MAF

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