"Pet Heroes" Categorized Posts

Pet Hero: Cosmo, the brain cancer-fighting dog

Published November 30, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Blog

Cosmo is a high-energy German Shorthaired Pointer who loves to go on long runs with his parents, Lori and Kevin Young. Signs and Symptoms Even at 11 years old, Cosmo was a bundle of energy and a graceful runner. Lori knew something was wrong when Cosmo fell down while playing and started bumping into... Continue reading

Pet Hero: Peanut the Pomeranian Who Made History

Published November 3, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Blog

Peanut is an adorable 14-year-old Pomeranian, but don’t let his soft fluffy fur fool you. He is a cancer-fighting dog. Audra Boshek brought Peanut home when he was just a puppy. He quickly became a big brother to Audra’s 10-year-old daughter, Sabryna and 3-year-old Chihuahua, Lola. Signs and Symptoms... Continue reading

Pet Hero: Spartacus the Happy Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Published September 25, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Blog

Today, Spartacus is an energetic, happy, and loveable Staffordshire Bull Terrier, but his life hasn’t always been easy. As a rescue, he was previously believed to have been used as a bait dog or sparring partner in dog fighting. When he was adopted four years ago by Dan Britt and Marcie Roberts, they... Continue reading

Pet Hero: Sydney – Our 1,000th Patient

Published September 14, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Blog

PetCure Oncology’s 1,000th patient is the epitome of hope. At only three months old, a Pit Bull Boxer mix named Sydney showed up on the doorstep of Roy Teng’s home in Richmond, Indiana, in October 2009. “My wife, Jackie, opened the front door and Sydney was there looking up with her puppy eyes,”... Continue reading

Pet Hero Brownie and Tommy Together

Pet Hero: Brownie the Labrador Retriever Mix

Published July 28, 2017 | By PetCure Oncology | Pet Heroes

Brownie is an affectionate four-year-old Labrador retriever mix. He had the great fortune of being adopted and cared for by Marty, grandmother to Tommy and mother to Bob Habas. Brownie had previously been diagnosed with parvovirus and, consequently, initially had some trouble being adopted. Two other... Continue reading