Third Annual Denver VPI K9k Pet Cancer Awareness Walk

Fri Jun 7, 2013 10:00am EDT

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Third Annual Denver VPI K9k Pet Cancer Awareness Walk

PR Newswire




Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald and his dog Yoda will Lead the Walk

  • Partnering with the Animal Cancer Foundation (ACF), Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) will host the 3rd Annual VPI K9K Pet Cancer Awareness Walk to raise funds for pet cancer research, the number one disease-related killer of dogs in the United States
  • The VPI K9K Pet Cancer Awareness Walk will feature a fun-filled 3K (1.8 miles) walk in Washington Park for both pets and people
  • Many of participants are walking and raising money in honor of a current or past dog who was stricken with cancer
  • All registration fees will be donated to the Animal Cancer Foundation (ACF), a non-profit organization that strives to advance the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer in pets and people
  • Registrants for the VPI K9K Pet Cancer Awareness Walk receive entry to the K9K, a commemorative T-shirt, a bandanna for their pooch, and post-event refreshments
  • For more information and to register, visit
  • VPI is the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance and received more than 50,000 claims for cancer diagnosis and treatment in pets last year


Sunday, June 9, 2013

Registration Opens: 8:00 A.M. ($30-$40 per participant – proceeds donated to Animal Cancer  Foundation)  

Walk Time: 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.


Washington Park                                  

1000 S. Downing Street

Denver, Colorado


One-on-one interview with Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald

Hundreds of pet owners and their canines walking at Washington Park in honor of current or past   dogs who were stricken with cancer


Adam Fell

(949) 929-2975  -  


/PRNewswire -- June 7, 2013/


SOURCE Veterinary Pet Insurance

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