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About the Perseus Foundation

The Perseaus Foundation’s mission is to:

  • Educate the public and scientific community about the biologic similarity of cancer in pets and people
  • Communicate the ways in which comparative oncology is accelerating the treatment and prevention of cancer
  • Provide financial assistance to people who have dogs with cancer but cannot afford the high cost of treatment
  • Encourage and promote research focused on the biologic similarity of cancer in pets and people that will expedite therapeutic and preventive benefits for both
  • Establish Pets&Pals a program designed for pediatric oncology patients that is dedicated to helping pet lovers and professionals understand and work toward improved treatment of dogs with cancer
  • Create “a home away from home” for pet owners and their beloved animal friends to stay together during treatment.

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