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 Oct 19, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

Two newswires (at least) have picked up the story of Q, a pitbull who is showing remarkable progress in her treatment for her brain cancer. Below are the two stories we found. Please click...

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

By Ben Leonard | 10/16/2017 Some cancer labs might find themselves with kibble and drool. For two years, doctors from the Duke Cancer Institute have worked with doctors from University of North Carolina at...

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

A veterinary oncology specialist has embarked on a study to determine if dogs can be trained to detect canine transitional cell carcinoma in the odour of urine. Following work with detection dogs trained to...

Posted by on Sep 28, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

“Friends Walk Together” is the motto of National Walk Your Dog Week. October 1st kicks off “National Walk Your Dog Week,”and this coming weekend we have two PuppyUp Walks just in time for this...
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