According to the Veterinary Cancer Society, hundreds of pets are diagnosed with cancer each day in America. Therefore, it is important for pet owners to recognize the symptoms in order to provide your pet with the care they need as soon as possible.
The top ten common signs of cancer in small animals are:
If you notice any of these symptoms in your pet, please bring them to our facility as soon as possible for an examination by our staff.
We understand that a diagnosis of cancer in your pet can be devastating news, but there is hope. Our staff will be with you and your pet from the very beginning to provide a personalized treatment plan. Using various tests such as blood tests, x-rays, ultrasounds, and biopsies we will evaluate your pet’s individual case and discuss the options available.
At Salmon Brook Veterinary Hospital, we offer a variety of treatment options for your pet. We will discuss the advantages, disadvantages, and potential side effect of each option. Most importantly, we will discuss the quality of life of your pet when discussing the different treatment options with you. We will answer all of your questions and help you keep your family pet as healthy as possible for as long as possible.
We treat cancer in pets with many of the same therapies and drugs that prove successful in treating cancer in humans. Unlike humans, pets often do not experience the same negative side effects from cancer treatment, such as hair loss and nausea. Most pets remain happy and upbeat throughout the entire dura
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