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Your ‘Dog’ and ‘Pet Cancer’

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If your dog is over the age of 10 then he can be a victim of pet cancer. But according to the experts, half of the cancers are curable if caught earlier.  Therefore, given below are the details regarding cancer in dogs.

Types of Cancer in Dogs:

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As we see in the humans, in the same way, we can see a tumour of the lymph nodes in the dogs. It can be a form of a skin cancer, mammary gland tumours, soft tissue sarcomas, or breast cancer. Sometimes, a fair amount of bone cancer can also be seen in dogs.

Symptoms of the Dog Cancer:

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The signs of cancer in dogs are very similar to people. A bump or a lump which is not healing or swelling in the bone and having abnormal bleeding is a sign of cancer. So give a quite right attention to your dog’s’ behavior.

Cause of Cancer in Dogs:

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Nowadays, there are vaccines available and we keep our dog indoors. But still, there are some genetic components in cancer.

Tips to prevent your dog from cancer:

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If you spay your dog before his first heat, there will be a less chance of mammary cancer. And to avoid oral cancer you have to keep a good oral care. But overall, the prevention is difficult because the experts don’t know the cause of cancer.

Will the dog die because of cancer?

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Absolutely not, because there is an option of removing the lymph nodes to cure his life.