Paws To People’s purpose is to generate awareness
and funds to support Translational/Comparative Study research to benefit
better health and longer lives in both people and pets. These Studies
BRIDGE research and technology in veterinary and human medicine to
advance understanding, prevent, and generate new therapies to treat
believe that by helping each other, dogs and humans can guide research
that will unlock the secrets to the 400 diseases both share.
Please help Paws To People meet the challenge to
move closer to defeating catastrophic diseases like dementia, epilepsy,
cancer and diabetes this year. Translational/Comparative studies
research (and its connection to both people and pets) is critical if we
dare to dream of a world where these catastrophic diseases no longer
have the power to cut short the lives of our children, our parents, and
our pets. Your help is needed.
Translational/Comparative Studies provide the
unifying hope to unlocking the clues and solutions that will
eliminate and cure major diseases. This field is one of the fastest
growing in both human and pet medicine.
We have long term involvement in raising
awareness and funds for translational studies. Each person in this
organization is personally dedicated to the cause of ending major
diseases and addressing vital health issues in pets and humans.
donation dollars will go directly toward the funding of
compassionate, humane research that utilizes the fact that our pets
thoroughly share our experiences and environments, critical factors
when looking for patterns and causality. The shorter lifespans of
our pets allow us to see in fast forward how humans will also be
We walk our talk! In just three years, Paws To
People has awarded research grants to improve the testing efficiency
for Lyme Disease in dogs (2015, Dr. Jenna Mendell, Bridgewater State
University) and our newly announced 2016 grant to explore how end of
life decisions are reached and how we can help facilitate better
information sharing (Dr. Roschelle Heuberger, Central Michigan
We are grassroots. No mega sponsors drive our
agenda. We are members of the community. We are all volunteers;
there are no salaries or fancy perks.
Our Advisory Board is made up of the finest
minds in the fields of veterinary and human medicine, and
to People is a 501(c)3 non-profit registered in the State of New
Mexico. We have a
commitment built into our charter documents to maximize funding
research while keeping other costs low. Our focus is saving lives
and ending suffering for both pets and people.
We strive for total operating transparency. You
can see in plain English where the money goes event-by-event and in
the organization as a whole.
our goal in 2016 to raise $12,000 by June 30th. This will
allow us to fund one pilot study whose research will build a bridge to
advance the fight to save lives. Your generous participation in this
auction will help us toward that goal.
Building Bridges To Cures…Together!