DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#IndyK9CancerWalk–Walking your dog is always great exercise for you and your pet, but on
Sunday, September 20, your daily walk can be so much more. In fact, by
joining Morris Animal Foundation for the Indy K9 Cancer Walk, your walk
can help fight cancer!
Many dog lovers have lost a beloved canine companion to cancer, or have
a friend or family member who has lost a beloved pet to this terrible
disease. In fact, each year, more than 6 million new cases of cancer are
diagnosed in dogs. By walking in the Indy K9 Cancer Walk, you can help
give dogs a paw up on cancer by raising funds that support canine cancer
research. By encouraging others to walk, or support your walk with a
gift, you can grow your impact beyond two feet and four paws.
- What: Morris Animal Foundation Indy K9 Cancer Walk
When: October 2, registration begins at 1 p.m., opening ceremony and
walk begin at 2 p.m.
Where: White River State Park, 801 W. Washington St., Indianapolis,
- Distance: 2 miles
Why: Support the fight against canine cancer
- Who: Anyone who loves animals
Animal Foundation Indy K9 Cancer Walk
Morris Animal Foundation is the largest nonprofit organization funding
studies into treatments, diagnostics and preventions to protect dogs
from cancer. The Foundation currently is funding more than 40 active dog
cancer studies. Foundation-funded researchers are investigating 10
different types of canine cancers, including some of the most common
cancer types such as osteosarcoma, hemangiosarcoma, mast cell tumors,
melanoma and lymphoma.
Be your pet’s best friend and walk to support Morris Animal Foundation’s
fight against pet cancer. We are doing a lot, but together can do so
much more. Register
today for the Indy K9 Cancer Walk!
About Morris Animal Foundation
Morris Animal Foundation is a global leader in funding scientific
studies that advance the health of companion animals, horses and
wildlife. Since its founding in 1948, the Foundation has invested more
than $103 million toward 2,500 studies that have led to significant
breakthroughs in diagnostics, treatments and preventions to benefit
animals worldwide. Learn more at Morris
Morris Animal Foundation
Carol Borchert, 303-708-3418