From the ACF Blog

ACF Grant Recipient Offers Hope for Pets & People with Invasive Urinary Bladder Cancer

by Barbara Cohen, Executive Director, August 5, 2015

According to Purdue University's Deborah W. Knapp, DVM, PhD, of Purdue University's Comparative Oncology Program, approximately 2% of the 70 million dogs in the United States are diagnosed with ...

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Nutrition and Cancer: What We Can and Can’t Do

reprinted with permission of WeethNutrition, July 27, 2015

In case you were wondering what a typical day in the life of a Veterinary Nutrition Specialists is like, my working days are mostly filled by those with chronic diseases: ...

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PetValu Raises Almost $10,000 for ACF

By Barbara Cohen, Executive Director, July 11, 2015

On Sunday, May 17, 2015 PetValu, North America's largest pet retailer, hosted the 2nd annual "Come Clean for Cancer" pet self-wash event to benefit Animal Cancer Foundation.  On ...

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ACF Sponsors NAS- IOM Workshop

By Barbara Cohen, Executive Director, June 27, 2015

On June 8 and 9, 2015, Animal Cancer Foundation joined twelve academic institutions and two other charities in sponsoring a National Cancer Policy Forum workshop at the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, ...

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On the Horizon at ACF: UA Gives Back

Tuesday, September 1 to Thursday, December 31, 2015

Coming Soon! Do you spend your day in scrubs? Are you a veterinary professional who wants to support pet cancer awareness and comparative oncology?  Know a local veterinary ...

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3rd Annual ACF Veterinary Challenge™

Sunday, October 25 , 2015 - 1:30pm to 6:00pm

Veterinary hospitals from practices located throughout the greater Fairfield County, CT and the New York metropolitan area are invited to send teams composed of 5 or fewer staff members to ...

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Pet Hero Awards - Manhattan, NY

Friday, October 30 , 2015 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

  Pet Philanthropy Circle’s “Animal Health” Pet Hero Award 2015 will be presented to Animal Cancer Foundation on Friday, October 30th, 2015, 6:00 p.m. at a reception to ...

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Registration is Open! 9th Annual Long Beach, California Nationwide/VPI K9K 2015

Sunday, November 8 , 2015 - 8:00am to 12:00pm

Registration is now open for the 9th Annual Nationwide/VPI Pet Cancer Awareness Walk in Long Beach, California. All entry fees and team/individual fundraising benefit Animal Cancer ...

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