Tag Archives: cancer research

New Hope for Dogs with Brain Tumors


  POST UPDATE: We are very sad to report that on January 18, 2010, Batman, the first dog treated with this new approach to dealing with glioma, passed away as a result of complications from seizures. But, he was still … Continue reading

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Dogs Help Develop New Cancer Treatment


According to an article in the January issue of Dog Fancy Magazine, dogs with lymphoma are now able to take advantage of a new type of technology that they actually helped develop.  Leukophoresis machines, which harvest stem cells that have … Continue reading

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A Bottle of White Helps Canine Cancer Fight


Below is a press release from the Morris Animal Foundation – a great way to support canine cancer research! Cru Vin Dogs Wine Releases Limited-Edition Golden Retriever Chardonnay to Benefit Morris Animal Foundation Dog Research The Golden Retriever, one of … Continue reading

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Cancer Link Between Humans And Dogs Discovered


From ScienceDaily (2008-03-02) — Cancer researchers have found that humans and dogs share more than friendship and companionship — they also share the same genetic basis for certain types of cancer. Furthermore, the researchers say that because of the way … Continue reading

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The Kanzius Machine – Cancer Treatment of the Future?


You may have seen him recently on 60 Minutes.  John Kanzius, himself a cancer patient, has developed a machine that uses radio waves to kill cancer cells.  While it has not yet been widely tested on animals or tested at all … Continue reading

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2 Dogs, 2000 Miles to Fight Cancer


It never ceases to amaze me how much goodness and generosity can come from something as awful as cancer. But time and time again I have met or read about other pet guardians who have refused to let cancer dampen their hope for a … Continue reading

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