The Zeus Oncology Fund is a non-profit foundation dedicated to financially assist rescue dogs with cancer treatment.

The Zeus Oncology Fund (ZOF) was established in 2018 and a 501 (c)(3) registered nonprofit in 2019, to help provide funding for treatment of rescue dogs diagnosed with cancer. The ZOF is in honor of Zeus, a Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue alumnus who was diagnosed with Adenocarcinoma. Zeus had surgery along with necessary treatment and rehabilitation, he is now in remission and doing well.

Our Stories


2nd Chance Dog Rescue saved Harley after his owner was critically wounded and his family did not want to take care of Harley.  Since coming into rescue, our boy was diagnosed with skin cancer Squamous cell carcinoma  and hemangiosarcoma.  Harley had undergone several surgeries and chemo, but sadly there was one tumor…
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Thank you so much for the support from Zeus Oncology Fund.  With the COVID-19 pandemic, the financial support came at a time where we truly needed it the most and needed it fast.  Gurgi was able to get specialized treatment that will greatly extend his life with minimal side effects…
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After my beloved Golden Retriever Eloise died I vowed I would never get another dog. It felt like losing a child. I got her through 2 years of End Stage Renal Disease giving her IV fluids daily. You can see there is nothing I wouldn’t do for my babies. After…
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We adopted Link in January 2011, not even two months after getting married and moving to Georgia. I remember our first meeting with Link at the shelter, he sniffed our hands and nibbled on my husband’s ring. We read about how his mother was hit by a car in Florida,…
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Ten-year-old Max came to Desert Labrador Retriever Rescue (DLRR) in March 2020 from Maricopa County Animal Care & Control where he had been picked up as a stray. At his vet intake exam, a small lump was noted on his right hip area, but other than the lump Max was…
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We adopted Lulu from the Long Beach Animal Shelter about 7 years ago. Lulu was very loving and sweet even from the very beginning. Little was known about Lulu’s history prior to us adopting her, she was about 2 years old at that time. Lulu has been healthy over the…
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