According to the Veterinary Cancer Society, 1 in 4 dogs will develop cancer, and almost 50% of dogs over 10 years of age will develop cancer.
Survivor Tails Animal Rescue, in collaboration with Kyle's Legacy Inc, will be hosting an online Donation Drive with all proceeds to benefit Kyle's Legacy and Canine Cancer Research at Cornell University's Baker Institute for Animal Health.
Cornell University is a world class research institution. The Baker Institute for Animal Health is part of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell. They are working on Canine Cancer research, both Hemangiosarcoma and Mast Cell are part of this program. They carry out cutting-edge research in animal health to improve the lives of both humans and animals alike. Founded in 1950 on a leafy 30-acre campus in Ithaca, New York, the Institute is proud to continue building on more than a half century history of discoveries and innovation in vaccines and infectious disease, reproductive biology, cancer research, and basic biology. Today, Baker’s faculty and research staff continue to study the pathogens and genetic disorders of dogs, cats, horses, and other animals and the underlying causes of cancer in animals and in humans, often leading the science in new and innovative directions.