About Us

The mission of the American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation, Inc. (CHF) is to advance the health of all dogs and their owners by funding sound scientific research and supporting the dissemination of health information to prevent, treat, and cure canine disease. The Foundation has established a series of goals as well as a strategy for achieving these goals.

About Us

Mission and Goals

The mission and goals of the AKC Canine Health Foundation as well as the strategies for achieving these goals and measuring progress towards these goals.

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Who We Are

Get to know our dedicated staff, Board of Directors, and Scientific Review Committee members.

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How We Work

An overview of how CHF gathers information about canine health priorities and our rigorous grants review process.

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CHF has a long record of sound fiscal management and business practices.  We invite you to review our financial documents and annual reports.

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News & Press

Resources for the press about canine health research from the AKC Canine Health Foundation.

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Our Partners

CHF has established alliances with other organizations to help dogs live longer, healthier lives.

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Awards and Scholarships

CHF recognizes researchers and canine health advocates with a series of awards.

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American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation, Inc

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Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27617

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