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August 3, 2017 Carol Borchert
When Tag, a beloved golden retriever, lost his life to cancer, his devastated owner decided to channel her grief into action. Determined to help change health outcomes for all dogs, she is matching all gifts to the Morris Animal Foundation Golden Retriever Lifetime Study, dollar for dollar, up to $50,000, now through National Dog Day on August 26.
POSTED IN: Dog cancer, Animal studies, Animal welfare, Canine cancer , Dog diseases, Dog health, Animal health, Donate, Canine health
June 15, 2017
Finding out your dog has cancer is a devastating experience for many pet owners. If you also happen to be a veterinarian, emotions collide as you find yourself in the position of both owner and doctor, like Dr. Joe Schmidt and his wife, Sue.
POSTED IN: Cancer, Osteosarcoma, Dog cancer, Animal studies, Canine cancer , Veterinary research , Dog diseases, Dog health, Animal health
June 5, 2017
For Marla, being a participant in the Golden Retriever Lifetime Study is a labor of love – love for Snickers and for the dogs she’s lost. Snickers, who also is a therapy dog, is a hero in her eyes, as are all the dogs enrolled in the study.
POSTED IN: Cancer, Dog cancer, Animal studies, Canine cancer , Dog diseases, Dog health, Animal health, Canine health
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.
POSTED IN: Cancer, Osteosarcoma, Dog cancer, Canine cancer , Dog diseases, Pet health, Dog health, Animal health, Cure cancer, Canine health
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.
April 2, 2013
Cherry Creek High School freshman Apoorva Krishnan took her love for animals to the next level by getting involved in Morris Animal Foundation’s Golden Retriever Lifetime Study.