Frequently Asked Questions about Cancer in Pets

Expert answers to common questions regarding caring for your pet with cancer.
Companion Animals and Cancer
Dear OncoLink "Ask the Experts," Do you have any statistics as to how many companion animals are diagnosed with cancer in their life time? What treatments are used? And, what ..
Traveling with a Companion Animal with Cancer
Dear OncoLink "Ask the Experts," I have a question. My parents have a cat that has cancer of the liver. She is currently getting chemotherapy once every 3 weeks. They ..
Clinical Trials for Animals with Cancer
Question Are there clinical trials for pets with cancer? If so, how do you find them? Erika Krick, VMD, DACVIM Veterinary Medical Oncologist, University of Pennsylvania, responds: Answer There are ..
Cancer Prevention Research in Animals
Question Is there any research into cancer prevention in animals? Erika Krick, VMD, DACVIM Veterinary Medical Oncologist, University of Pennsylvania, responds: Answer Most research related to cancer in veterinary patients ..


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