Cancer Treatment

Unfortunately, cancer in pets represents the number one cause of illness and death in older pets with more than 50% of dogs over 10 years of age being affected. Rates of cancer in pets approximated that in humans with nearly every part of the body being susceptible to the disease. Our approach to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in your pet is individualized to suit both the patient and client. In some cases aggressive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures or referral to a veterinary cancer specialist may be indicated. In other cases a less aggressive approach may be selected as the best way meet the needs of both patient and client. In all cases we strive to educate our clients about their options and help them decide on the most appropriate course. For more information about cancer in pets visit Pet Cancer Center.