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 Mar 30, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

March 25, 2017 Richard Froese Spotlight Dogs are being recruited to detect cancer in humans by a woman who recently became a certified trainer. After obtaining a certification to train dogs in bio detection,...

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

March 23, 20174:00 PM ET Heard on All Things Considered Cancer can be caused by tobacco smoke or by an inherited trait, but new research finds that most of the mutations that lead to...

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

Definition A brain tumor is any intracranial tumor created by abnormal and uncontrolled cell division, normally either found in the brain itself, in the cranial nerves, in the brain envelopes (meninges), skull, or pituitary...

Posted by on Mar 27, 2017 in Puppy Up! Blog

by Dr. Jennifer Coates Do you smoke? Have you thought about the adverse effect the habit is probably having on your pets’ health? Research shows just how dangerous second and third hand smoke is...
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