Last Modified: September 17, 2012
Can all animals get cancer- like snakes, turtles, etc? We don't have your "usual" pets!
Erika Krick, VMD, DACVIM Veterinary Medical Oncologist, University of Pennsylvania, responds:
Many different types of animals get cancer, including reptiles, birds, etc.
This question and answer was part of the OncoLink Brown Bag Chat Series. View the entire transcript from When a Beloved Pet has Cancer.