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Training Grant Helps Student Pursue Her Passion

August 8, 2014

Audrey is currently participating in a Morris Animal Foundation training program that helps aspiring veterinary oncology researchers pursue new avenues in veterinary cancer care at Colorado State University. Her journey to this program began 10 years ago after her first child, Aidan, was born with a rare but fatal birth defect.

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Gold Star for Dr. Jensen

March 26, 2014

When Dr. Tracey Jensen opened Wellington Veterinary Clinic in Colorado with her husband, Dr. Wayne Jensen, in 1999, she couldn’t have known where it would lead...

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Spring Break…but not for Science!

March 21, 2014

When your mission is to serve animals by improving their health, it only makes sense to ensure that animal health care providers know a lot about you. That’s why Morris Animal Foundation is actively involved on college campuses, where the next generation of veterinarians is preparing for their careers...

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Summer Research Helps Train Veterinary Students for the Future

July 26, 2013

When Morris Animal Foundation launched its Veterinary Student Scholars Program in 2005, we really didn’t know what to expect from the students who received the first grants. What we got were students like Dr. Aric Frantz, who today is an accomplished scientist at the University of Minnesota. His innovative work with cancer stem cells could significantly change the effectiveness of cancer treatments for pets.

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New Studies Tackle Cancer and Infectious Diseases in Pets

July 22, 2013

At the end of June, 10 veterinary scientists gathered around a table at a Denver hotel to review and discuss the merits of 81 scientific research grant proposals—each with the potential to advance veterinary medicine for pets.

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University Spotlight: Colorado State University

June 25, 2013

With the Morris Animal Foundation offices located in Denver and Colorado State University (CSU) located just 65 miles away in Fort Collins, the two organizations are nearly neighbors. The Foundation supports scientists at veterinary schools throughout the world, and CSU is one of its oldest partners.

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Upcoming Human-Animal Bond Research Funding Opportunities

May 2, 2013

Human Animal Bond Research Initiative (HABRI) has announced funding will be made available for high-quality research designed to better understand the human and animal health benefits of the human-animal bond in seven areas.

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Morris Animal Foundation Launches Client-Recognition Program for Veterinary Partners

February 19, 2013

Many conversations between veterinarians and pet owners focus on the health risks and dangers pets face if they don’t receive vaccinations, yearly exams or medications. Morris Animal Foundation’s new Pet Parent Awards give veterinarians the opportunity to recognize outstanding pet owners who take extra steps in their pets’ wellness and care.

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February & March Veterinary Honor Roll

April 2, 2012 MAF

The following veterinarians were honored by their clients for outstanding service and dedication.

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Selected Publications Resulting from Morris Animal Foundation–funded Research

March 14, 2012 MAF

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Big heart, small practice

February 21, 2012 MAF

Mark Twain once said, “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog.” Twain wasn’t just talking about dogs, of course, but the description sure is a fitting one for pet owners looking for a veterinary practice to fit their needs.

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Morris Animal Foundation Launches Innovative Canine Health Project

February 16, 2012 MAF

Veterinarians Invited to Participate in Largest and Longest Observational Study Ever Undertaken to Advance Veterinary Medicine

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Veterinary teams join us at the WVC Research Symposiums

February 15, 2012 MAF

Morris Animal Foundation will hold “Research that Impacts Your Practice” symposiums at the Western Veterinary Conference.

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January Veterinary Honor Roll

February 7, 2012 MAF

The following veterinarians were honored by their clients for outstanding service and dedication.

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December Veterinary Honor Roll

January 5, 2012 MAF

The following veterinarians were honored by their clients for outstanding service and dedication.

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Selected Publications Resulting from Morris Animal Foundation–funded Research

January 1, 2012

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November Veterinary Honor Roll

December 15, 2011 MAF

The following veterinarians were honored by their clients for outstanding service and dedication.

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Going corporate but maintaining personality

December 9, 2011 MAF

Denver clinic keeps its local flavor

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Selected Publications Resulting from Morris Animal Foundation–funded Research

December 1, 2011 MAF

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Veterinary teams join us at the NAVC and WVC Research Symposiums

November 16, 2011 MAF

Morris Animal Foundation will hold “Research that Impacts Your Practice” symposiums at the North American Veterinary Conference and Western Veterinary Conference.

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