Royal Canin Foundation

When a pets' role benefits human health

The Royal Canin Foundation supports projects that highlight the positive role of pets in human health and welfare.

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We build a better world with the help of cats and dogs

The vocation of the Royal Canin Foundation is to support the role of pets in human health and welfare. The Foundation aims to build human and social capital. It also aims at amplifying existing projects and bring a common direction to the many initiatives carried out today.

Our Projects

Governed independently, the Foundation aims to build human and social capital, which represents investments in knowledge, talent, diversity and relationships with stakeholders. This team work helps to support projects where a pets’ role benefits human health.

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Breast cancer detection

The Institut Curie in France is aiming with the KDOG programme to develop a clear and effective methodology for cancer detection by dogs, while ensuring it is repeatable, reliable...

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Medical detection dogs UK Covid-19

What if detecting asymptomatic cases of Covid-19 was as simple as taking a dog for a walk? Medical Detection Dogs could be deployed to any public space, providing rapid,...

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Reducing autism spectrum disorder with trained dogs

Po To Jestem encourages children and adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and mental disability to work with specially trained dogs and acquire basic universal non-verbal...

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Certified training for medical detection dogs

The elaboration and implementation of a first standardized “Certified Training in Medical Detection Dogs (CTMDD)” for Dog Handlers or Educators in order to provide to the required...

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News

Loïc Moutault

The role of our associates in our purpose

Interview of Loïc Moutault, CEO Royal Canin: “ We want our employees, which we refer to as Associates, to feel a sense of ownership concerning the Foundation. They lead our progress daily and are a fundamental part of our focus to be... ”

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Olivier Reymond

On our way to be a mutual company

Interview of Olivier Raymond, Royal Canin Foundation President: “ At Royal Canin, we strongly believe that pets make the world better for people, so we have made it our purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS. To share widely our belief, we wanted to... ”

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Fabrice Mathieu

The many benefits of pets in our lives

Interview of Fabrice Mathieu, Royal Canin Foundation Administrator: “ Having an animal at home is considered beneficial on many levels – for the pet, the owner, and the community at large. And these benefits can increasingly be supported by... ”

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