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.
May Is Pet Cancer Awareness Month: Here’s What You Should Know
The month of May is Pet Cancer Awareness Month, and it's a great time to spread knowledge and educate ourselves about the things we can do to prevent or treat cancer in our pets.
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.
Prostate Cancer In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments
Prostate cancer in dogs is a rare but deadly form of cancer that can easily metastasize and spread to other organs and areas of the body, including the lungs, bones, and lymph nodes.
Squamous Cell Carcinoma In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments
A squamous cell carcinoma is a malignant tumor in the epidermal layer of a dog's skin. It can appear on the skin, in the nail beds of the toes, or in the mouth. Here's what you should know.
Leukemia In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, And Treatments
Leukemia in dogs is a form of cancer that results in an increased white blood cell count in the blood stream and bone marrow. Here is what you should know.
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.
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.