Volunteer

Just like there are many different breeds of dogs, The Puppy Up Foundation, needs many different volunteers to help the organization. No matter where you live or how much time you have to offer, there is a role for you.

How It All Began

In March 2008 a man and his two dogs embarked on a cross-country trek that was inspired by the loss of his Great Pyrenees to cancer. Some of you have heard the story of Luke Robinson, Hudson and Murphy…

Donate to the Cause

It’s estimated that between 4 and 6 million dogs die from cancer each year and recently it was announced that 36 children a day are diagnosed with cancer. Our pets and our children are being attacked by this deadly disease.

Posted by on Sep 21, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

From Science Daily Date: September 18, 2017 Source: Salk Institute Summary: Researchers have discovered how oxygen-deprived tumors survive body’s immune response, explains a new report. The immune system automatically destroys dysfunctional cells such as...

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

When we discover that our dog has been diagnosed with cancer, many of us immediately start digging for answers. How did this happen? Was it the food, the environment, the water, genetics, something else,...

Posted by on Sep 20, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

Several of the conditions mentioned below in the article by Maura McAndrew are also symptoms related to potential early warning signs of cancer, including labored breathing, blood loss, and loss of normal bodily functions....

Posted by on Sep 18, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

From: Pet Education (Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith) For the full article, please follow this link. As in people, dogs carrying extra pounds of weight place extra demands on virtually...
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