Grant provides lifesaving pet cancer treatments at UW School of Veterinary Medicine

When Kiki, a daring 11-year-old black cat, became less brave and outgoing and began to sneeze repeatedly this January, his family knew something was wrong. “With some cats, you may…

What does it take to become a life-saving Medical Detection Dog?

To view this video, please enable JavaScript and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Meet Ivan, who is being tested for his medical assistance dog skills.…

The monopoly on medicine: Lawmakers, experts say the price of life-saving insulin an ongoing concern |

In 1921, scientists in Canada discovered insulin. After winning the Nobel Prize, they sold the patent for $1 each, saying the hormone for battling diabetes “belongs to the world.” Now,…

Lifesaving Lancashire dogs are needed as blood donors

The charity runs fundraising events in Burnley, Thornton-Cleveleys, Blackburn, and Morecambe and needs happy, healthy, confident dogs to show up as donors. The animal blood bank is just like the…

Tri-City Animal Lifesaving and Learning Center Focuses on Education & Saving Lives

Photo courtesy Tri-City Animal Shelter Facebook Twitter Pinterest Save animals, expand care Is there even enough space when it comes to sheltering animals and saving lives? This was the question…

East Belfast lady credit ‘life-saving’ canine with serving to her overcome Coronavirus

A Belfast woman living with diabetes said her life-saving golden retriever was one of the main reasons she was able to successfully beat Covid-19. Wendy Smith, from east of town,…