"2016 marks the 30th anniversary of OVC Pet Trust and as we take the time to reflect over the past three decades, I feel proud to be a part of an organization that has done so much to help pets and the people who love and care for them." Read the full spring update from Pet Trust's Managing Director Kim Robinson.
A champion for innovative cancer research with a passion for helping others will be honoured with an honorary doctorate from the University of Guelph during winter convocation on February 18. The Smiling Blue Skies Fund has raised more than $1.6 million for OVC Pet Trust since 2001.
OVC Pet Trust funded research in the news: a novel therapy tested by University of Guelph scientists for treating a fatal heart disorder in dogs might ultimately help in diagnosing and treating heart disease in humans.
A passion for animals and an appreciation for outstanding veterinary care have inspired a new $1-million gift to the University of Guelph’s Ontario Veterinary College (OVC). The donation from Lindy Barrow is one of the first leadership gifts to a $9-million fundraising campaign launched this fall through the OVC Pet Trust.