Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation organized under the laws of the State of
California for the purposes of:
awareness and educating the public about canine epilepsy.
research to find a gene marker and develop a
screening test to identify carriers.
affected dogs to obtain blood donations from the epileptic dogs and
their 1st step relatives.
those working to end canine epilepsy and funding research to find a cure and develop more effective treatments.
Reaching out to
pet owners, professionals
and others working with dogs to increase awareness of the threat of canine
epilepsy and provide resources so they can help
and stay informed.
Helping to find homes for
epileptic dogs and supporting the work of Rescue Groups.
New Research Updates
In 2016, we co-sponsored an unprecedented 7 grants. Interest in canine epilepsy research is high. Recent grants are for
Dr. Volk, Dr. Lohi, Dr. Munana and Dr. Johnson.
Read more about these studies
There has been a major breakthrough in canine epilepsy research by Dr. Hannes Lohi et al.
Read about this study