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Unusual bleeding or discharge Bleeding

HDO_Admin | July 13th, 2009

All Care Animal Referral Center Fountain Valley, CA. Sores and wounds on ears and nose that dont heal could be skin cancer. This is especially worrisome if your looks thin otherwise. Dont be intimidated by all those difficult medical terms. Once you definitive diagnosis, learn as much information about the specific type of cancer as possible. Having other people who are walking the similar rocky road and who really understand your struggles will make your journey more bearable. Animal Emergency Response Network Listings of LostLeft and Found animals affected by hurricanes Katrina, Rita, and Wilma.

It is run by local voluteers in New Orleans. Ask questions and obtain resources to educate yourself about cancer and cancer therapies can enhance your ability to think clearly and make decisions. Understand there are no incorrect decisions Do not worry about what other people will think about your decisions. This is especially worrisome if your looks thin otherwise. Cats with lung cancer will have rapid and labored breathing. All these signs can be symptoms of other diseases as well. Gerald You know your better than anyone else in the world.

Your not only shares your home, your life and your experiences, but also your heart. Any lumps and bumps see PetEducation. coms descriptions of lumps and bumps on any parts of the body are cause of concern, especially if it is rapidly growing, is warm or painful, is ulcerated or bleeding, is irregular in shape or is well attached to the tissues under the skin. Cats with cancer in the digestive system vomit sometimes projectile andor have diarrhea, or they suddenly stop eating.

Post, Animal Cancer Foundation. Ask questions and obtain resources to educate yourself about cancer and cancer therapies can enhance your ability to think clearly and make decisions. Understand there are no incorrect decisions Do not worry about what other people will think about your decisions. OncoLink University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center. PreLoss Bereavement and the Power of Bargaining by Moira Anderson Allen, Loss Support Page Online support groups List of online support groups for cancer and other feline illnesses. Although they both eventually succumbed to the disease, their spirits were never defeated.
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Treatment is based upon the type of cancer

HDO_Admin | May 30th, 2009

Radiation therapy and cold therapy known as Cryotherapy are other techniques utilized against certain cancers in our pets. This type of treatment is usually limited to larger hospitals or learning institutions Veterinary training schools. Your veterinarian should be able to refer you to an institution for appropriate treatment. Treatment is based upon the type of cancer diagnosed, as well as its location. For tumors, surgery is the only hope for cure.

Chemotherapy is reserved for those tumors where surgery is not feasible. Widespread disease, or multiple affected sites, where the tumor is likely to continue to spread, lends poorer prognosis for cure. In these cases, control, or temporary remission reduction of tumor size to normal limits is the goal. Chemotherapy involves the use of different chemicals or drugs designed to attack rapidly growing cells in the body. Since cancerous cells are typically rapid growing cells, the chemotherapy agents will target these cells. Unfortunately, hair cells, intestinal cells, and blood cells, are also rapidly growing and dividing cells.

What to do in Medical Emergency Please Spay & Neuter Coming Soon Find Pet Health Cancer in Dogs and Cats Cancer is very common problem amongst our pets seen today. Cancer can occur almost anywhere there is tissue. Bone, breast tissue, lymph nodes, skin, organs spleen, liver, kidneys, stomach and intestines, heart, lungs, etc can all be affected. Cancer can also appear in other areas not associated with any structure in particular, such as beneath the skin layer, or in the chest cavity, or the abdominal cavity. Certain breeds of dogs are more susceptible to developing cancer.

Only certain types of cancers will respond to chemotherapy. Cancer of the lymph system lymph nodes etc. known as lymphoma or lymphosarcoma, is one of the more commonly seen cancers, and will typically respond well to chemotherapy. Duration of response or remission varies with patients. Typically, 812 month remission times are accomplished with this type of cancer. As well, some veterinary practices are utilizing chemotherapy routinely. See Alternative Care, Nutrition and Cancer for more information about nutrition and Nutraceutical approach to cancer treatment. Cancer is very common problem amongst our pets seen today.
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Chemo in animals is not nearly as

HDO_Admin | May 22nd, 2009

cannot say that about but human beings. dont think there is anything wrong with spending your money on your But just to buy some time, seems selfish to me. find it interesting how quickly people would euthanize an animal but not do this to human being they love. On 26, made the extremely difficult decision to help him end his struggle. At the end of my of ten years was diagnosed with oral cancer. You can learn lot in conversation with someone if you ignore their words and just observe them.

When dealing with cancer treatments in animals we seem to have different standard, we want complete cures. Unless of course your being selfish when the really is suffering and care cannot assist the animal then euthanasia is the best thing to do. My appears to have cancer its been xrayed but nothing further. YIKES! Its SHAMEI agree to helping catdog or any animal when they are in painsickness, but that was nonsensicala bit too much!

If you have it and want to give your few more years and the money is available, well, why not? One thing really disagree with is this notion that people are somehow superior to all other creatures. As general guideline, though, agree its important to keep the best interests of the in the forefront. Im not sure what would have done had the first done his job, and been thorough.

she suspected throat and lung cancer had spread. My girl is not going to chemo or any other treatments. It is if they see that relationship as not as good, important or real as one would have with another human being.

while can understand the bereavement of losing its like loosing best friendBut theres difference between an animal and human and believe we ought to help mankind firstBut on the other hand it is their money, and people spend money foolishly everyday on worse things like drugsThese people need to walk through cancer hospitalunit and see the many people suffering from this dreadful diseaseMaybe they would use their money more wisely…Why not donate this money over to cancer research, and do it in memory of kitty After all Arent cats suppose to have lives?5.
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