Dog Cancer – Symptoms and Diagnosis

two female dog friendsThis is the second article in a series this month on canine cancer. In the Facts About Canine Cancer I highlighted the fact that cancer can occur in any part of your dog’s body, and multiple tumors can grow at each cancer site.

Because of this, it’s not easy to give definitive symptoms of cancer; however, the AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) has identified 10 common signs of cancer.

It’s a good idea to become familiar with the symptoms listed below and start taking notice of how your dog presently looks, feels and behaves so that you’ll be able to spot any changes. This doesn’t have to be an onerous task, just become more alert to any changes as you bath, groom, exercise and watch your dog.

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