Page 10+ The Doggie Bloggie

Let's fight cancer!!

Posted by Jennifer McFarling on April 15, 2012 at 10:10 PM

I want to help find a cure for cancer! My dad had cancer 6 years ago. My family lost 2 goldens to cancer.

A little background about me if this is your first time here: I'm a golden retriever, a professional model/actor, a registered therapy dog and an agility pup. I currently work with a program called Read to the Dogs at the library. When I was evaluated for my therapy work, I was approved to work in 'complex' environments. Because of this, I will also be working with children's oncology, which means I will be visiting children in the hospital who have cancer. My family chose this kind of work for me because of how cancer affected their lives. We want to help make a difference to someone who is going through a very scary time.

According to the American Cancer Society, about 1,638,910 new cancer cases are expected to be diagnosed in 2012. It is the second most common cause of death in the US, exceeded only by heart disease. This means cancer is the cause for nearly 1 of every 4 deaths.

It doesn't just affect people. Cancer affects animals, too.

You need Adobe Flash Player to view this content.

I am traveling from my home in Portland, Oregon in a little over a week with my dad and my girl to visit California. I will be participating in the Morris Animal Foundation K9 Cancer Walk on Sunday, April 29 in Elk Grove, California. I mentioned I will be walking for YOU -- we've all been affected in some way or another.

SO... I've got my Sharpie pen and a lot of blank space. Give me the names of who I am walking for! A doggy that's fighting cancer right now, one that fought and lost the battle, one that won. I'm not picky, I'm against cancer of all types -- if you have a 2-legged friend you'd like me to walk for, give me that name as well. If I run out of space, I've got 2 big pockets that I will fill with names.

Will you help me fill my vest? If you have friends who might want me to walk for them, will you share my Facebook page with them?

My cancer campaign will be highlighted on Facebook. I'll be posting photos of my entire trip, and I'm taking all of you with me in spirit. Let's fight cancer!!

IF you would also like to make a donation (not necessary for me to walk for you), I'd highly suggest The Morris Animal Foundation OR the American Cancer Society. The links provided are to my fundraising pages on both sites. If you have a cancer organization you would prefer to donate to, please do. We're hoping if we can strike just a little bit of added awareness, it might generate more who might be willing to help. This would mean more research, and more hope for a cure. Thank you for being a part of that. ♥

Read on to see the status of my vest -- and remember, if it fills up, it doesn't mean I can't walk for someone. Give me a name and I will carry any and ALL additional names in my vest pockets.

4/15/2012 8:30pm:


4/16/2012 8:00pm:

4/17/2012 9:00 pm:

4/18/12 8:00pm:

4/19/12 9:00 pm:

I'll have more detailed photos of the vest up later -- for now, we're starting to fill up pockets. <3 The fabric will have a nice border sewn onto it to match the vest. Still taking names!

Categories: None

Post a Comment


Oops, you forgot something.


The words you entered did not match the given text. Please try again.

Already a member? Sign In


11:40 PM on November 13, 2022 
Xiao Yao San XYS is a traditional Chinese medicine TCM formula where to buy pct nolvadex I did see a couple of Provitalize reviews saying that it improved their thyroid symptoms like feeling more energetic overall, so it should be okay to take with thyroid related supplements including Ashwagandha
Reply Blefwenly
4:22 AM on November 15, 2022 
also supports fat loss by increasing metabolic rate so if you are looking for a new supplement to help with your cutting cycle, definitely consider trying Andro A lasix pill picture Intracellular signaling involved in estrogen regulation of serotonin reuptake
Reply jourseste
7:13 AM on November 15, 2022 
Nodal status, tumour size and IHC4 demonstrated a highly significant prognostic value when associated univariately with time to distant recurrence Table 3 who manufactures stromectol
Reply Blefwenly
2:38 AM on November 16, 2022 
lasix blood thinner Gynecol Oncol 2001; 80 405 8
Reply Endeaws
5:17 AM on November 16, 2022 
Presented December 7, 2021 doxycycline killed my dog
Reply MigEnvins
10:43 AM on November 16, 2022 
where can i get fertomid The number of osteoporotic fractures in the groups was similar
Reply Blefwenly
6:44 AM on November 17, 2022 
If you re going to bedrug tested anytime in the near future, you ll want to stay away from Deca andits long half life lasix for dogs If diluted solution is not to be used within 6 hours, protect solution from light
Reply Endeaws
8:32 AM on November 18, 2022 
snovitra ibuprofeno pague menos The radiocarbon dating that Benson performed on the etchings near Nevada s now dry Winnemucca Lake was done by first figuring out when the limestone boulders were above the water line doxycycline mrsa
Reply Endeaws
12:43 AM on November 19, 2022 
doxycycline from mexico Genistein also caused time and dose dependent increases in BRCA levels in androgen sensitive LNCaP and insensitive DU 145 prostate cancer cells
Reply Endeaws
10:54 PM on November 19, 2022 
51 415 21; Bergsagel Park et al doxycycline sunlight A study on subjects with a median age of 14
Reply MigEnvins
7:05 PM on November 20, 2022 
I too am a quitter clomid pills
Reply abadyhubs
10:59 PM on December 7, 2022 
Nagpur Capanna 8, Koradi Road, Ramnath City, Nagpur 441111, Dist levitra para durar mas
Reply Sunnism
5:22 AM on December 8, 2022 
33 microaneurysms retina, versus iDTR; M Cre DT, 3 clomiphene citrate 50 mg for male 5 270 3 215 3 175 2 242 3 216 3 210 2 7
Reply sisloca
2:51 PM on December 8, 2022 
2018 Feb; 30 2 133 138 tamoxifen withdrawal symptoms The rules are the same, the field s the same, everything
Reply Sunnism
7:17 AM on December 9, 2022 
tentex ibuprofen 600 mg packungsbeilage What happens over the next 24 to 72 hours and into next week, I think that it s going to be very telling whether the Republican senators and congressmen blatantly ignore their constituents will the same way that the Democrats did in 2010 when this law was rammed through, says Jenny Beth Martin, president and co founder of Tea Party Patriots priligy review members
Reply Sunnism
9:02 AM on December 9, 2022 
A cross sectional survey was conducted at the National Cancer Institute Instituto Nacional de Cancerolog?­a INCan in Mexico City priligy buy 2020; 310 110258
Reply astepsy
12:24 PM on December 9, 2022 
Recht A Radiotherapy, antihormonal therapy, and personalised medicine buy cialis online india
Reply sisloca
7:53 PM on December 9, 2022 
CrossRef Shands ME, Lewis FM, Zahlis EH how long does tamoxifen stay in your system
Reply Squeete
12:24 AM on December 10, 2022 
I am wondering how your reccurance was noticed initially where to buy stromectol uk Waxing helps keep hair off for more than two weeks at a time on average
Reply Sunnism
12:20 PM on December 10, 2022 
buy clomid tablets online. Tell your doctor if you notice bleeding in your newborn