Can Pet Cancer Be Prevented?

Foster dog with new ownerAlthough the mere mention of the word cancer can cause us to respond with trepidation, fear, and heartbreak, pet cancer is a reality for an estimated 12 million dogs and cats diagnosed each year. It is the leading cause of death in pets over the age of 10 years.

Treatment and prognosis vary widely depending on type of cancer and its progression; often speaking generally about cancer prevention is rife with misinformation or over-simplification of these incredibly complex diseases. Continue…