10 Treatment Options to Help Your Dog During the Fight Against Cancer
AJ Debiasse, a technician in Stroudsburg, PA, contributed to this article.
Hearing your dog has cancer can be terrifying. One of the most common questions asked is, “How long does she have left to live?” Cancer does not automatically mean a death sentence. Some cancers are curable. In addition, not all cancers are created equal. Your dog's options directly depend on the type of cancer and how advanced it is. However, there is always hope. In fact, lots of hope. Here are 10 treatment options to help your dog during the fight against cancer.
Surgical removal, complete or partial, is one of the most common options when dealing with a mass. Tumor removal can help stop the spreading of cancer or even provide a cure depending on the cancer type and location. Cancer doesn't always follow the rules, so it may be beneficial to enlist the help of a board-certified surgeon working together with an oncologist to perform the surgery.