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Monthly Archives: October 2013


We Like Numbers, But We Don’t Always Need ’em to See There’s a Problem

We accompanied ARBA, a Limeño humane organization, on a spay/neuter campaign in Picapiedras, Manchay. Two things are clear. These people love their pets, and they don’t have many resources to control the population.

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Our COO has just returned from Peru, after helping 1,330 people with epilepsy.

This is our first trip to South America, and we are formalizing the relationships that we have already forged. One of our initial challenges was finding a partner organization with whom we could establish a long-term collaboration.  While at first…

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Peruvian Dogs Don’t Have Lyme Disease: Why You Should Care

from one of our collaborators, CLIMATE MD, a blog by Sarah Lovinger, MD. Dr. Lovinger blogs about the health implications of climate change. Posted on October 16, 2013 Lyme disease rates have been increasing, and the spread of Lyme disease is…

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Give to PAZ and Feel Warm All Winter Long, Literally.

Our COO is on her way to Lima. Give $75 to PAZ before October 24 and we will send you a fashionable traditional Peruvian alpaca  wool hat. Give $125 and we will send you two! Click on the hat to…

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PAZ Ready to Conduct 1st Ever Dog Census in a Pueblo Joven (shanty town)

This is a  typical picture of a street dog’s life in a Peruvian town. You see this scene not only in pueblos jovenes, but also on the streets in cities and villages. When I first went to Peru, I asked…

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WE GET LOCAL PUBLICITY

The MetroWest Daily News has published this article. 

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PAZ Forges Ahead In Emerging Disease Research: Looking for Zoonoses in Domestic Dogs in Peru

The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a group of online peer-reviewed scientific journals, has just published a paper in which our CEO, Richard Lerner, was a co-author. While looking for Ehrlichia canis, a tick-borne disease of dogs that we also see…

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TWO WEEKS UNTIL WE START OUR PROJECTS IN PERU!

Please donate! UPDATE: Just to show you the difficulties that one can face, consider this October 1st  article from the Peruvian Times: Peru Nabs 23 People Suspected of Collaborating with Shining Path Rebels Peruvian security forces arrested 23 people accused…

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