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 Apr 22, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

Mizzou seeks canine cancer patients for clinical trials By Andy Marso amarso@kcstar.com The University of Missouri’s Veterinary Health Center is seeking cancer-stricken canines to test a drug researchers hope will let dogs — and...

Posted by on Apr 22, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

Mar, 2017 by Mary Guiden “The Answer to Cancer Might Be Walking Beside Us,” a documentary produced by Colorado State University and Rocky Mountain PBS, will air nationally on public television stations starting in April...

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

We’ve recently published a couple of articles on how the fact that dogs’ sense of smell is so acute that they can be trained to sniff out, among other things, certain kinds of cancers....

Posted by on Apr 19, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

We’ve published articles about dogs being trained to “sniff out cancer” before, but this story, interesting in itself, also links back to a site called “Cure Today,” which has a wealth of information for...
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