National Pet Cancer Awareness Month: 10 Stories Of Survival
November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month. Here are ten touching stories of survival that will warm your heart.
Canine Cancer: Vaginal and Vulvar Tumors
Vaginal and vulvar tumors are the second most common canine female reproductive tumor after those of the mammary gland.
Top 10 Signs Of Cancer In Dogs
Cancer is a disease that hits humans and animals, but here are some telltale signs of the disease in dogs, and what you can do to help prevent its onset.
Clinical Trials With Dogs Helping Find Cures For Cancer In Humans
Drugs that are in trials on dogs with canine cancer show some promise for helping to treat cancer in humans, as well.
Terminally ill Boxer completes special “Bucket List” before his passing
When the 9-year-old Boxer was diagnosed with terminal bone cancer, his owner compiled a list of things the dog always wanted to do — from visiting a pub to eating a cheeseburger.
Soldier and his dying dog comfort each other
After Blu, a loyal Labrador Retriever, was diagnosed with bone cancer, the pooch was able to get much-needed treatment thanks to a series of fund-raisers and generous donations.
Owner gives dying dog an epic last meal
After his feast, Lennox enjoyed visiting with his other doggy friends and went on one last walk before Lawrence drove him to the veterinarian’s office.
Canine Cancer Information
ecause cancer is the leading cause of natural death for dogs here in the U.S., chances are you or someone you know will have a pet who is affected.
Champ Fund: Help us cure canine cancer
Did you know? Canine cancer affects one in every three dogs. Over 50% of those afflicted will die of the disease. Cancer is the number one canine killer. Canine cancer has even touched the Dogtime family. Our own Director of Media Sales, Todd Donohue, lost his beloved Champ to cancer earlier this year. Which is […]
Canine Cancer: Common Chemotherapy Side Effects
What you can expect.
Canine Cancer: Mammary Tumors
Canine mammary tumors or mammary neoplasms are among the most common type of lesions found in female dogs.
Canine Cancer: Malignant Histiocytoma
Histiocytes are leukocytes or white blood cells that occur in the tissues. They include two major lineages of cells like macrophages and dendritic cells.
Canine Cancer: Melanoma – Melanocytic tumors
Lesions of the melanocytes and melanoblasts are relatively common skin tumors in the dog. They account for 5-7% of all canine skin tumors.
Canine Cancer: Myelodysplasia
Myeloproliferative diseases (MPDs) are a group of neoplastic ailments originating in the bone marrow.
Canine Cancer: Nasal Chondrosarcoma
Nasal and paranasal sinus tumors account for only 1-2% of all canine tumors.
Canine Cancer: Intestinal Tumors
According to reports, intestinal tumors are found in less than 10% of dogs.
Canine Cancer: Intracranial Neoplasia
There is not enough data supporting the incidence of brain tumors in dogs.
Canine Cancer: Hyperadrenocorticism
Hyperadrenocorticism or Cushing's syndrome is the most commonly found disease of an endocrine gland in dogs.
Canine Cancer: Larynx and Trachea Cancer
The incidence of this cancer is very low among dogs.
Canine Cancer: Hepatobiliary Tumors
These are very rare tumors that account for less than even 1.5% of all canine tumors.