Mile High Magazine 12/13/2020 Morris Animal Foundation

Guest: Dr. Kelly Diehl, Morris Animal Foundation Senior Director of Science and Communications Morris Animal Foundation has been around since 1948 and they have always been based in Denver.  They are a group that funds research that benefit animals.  The Morris Animal Foundation helped fund research for Parvo disease that helped to find the vaccine that we give to our dogs.  The Morris Animal Foundation has helped fund for many diagnostics test that many of us take for granted.  Currently they are funding with feline infectious peritonitis, which is not common but very serious and caused by the Corona Virus.  They are also funding research for a vaccine for heartworm disease.  They are in their largest fundraising season; they have a match program going on right now.  The Board of Trustees will match up to $200,000 for every dollar donated.            https://www.morrisanimalfoundation.org/

Published: Wednesday, December 16, 2020   |   Runtime: 15:02